Programme

Booklet for the course: Booklet

SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 24

Arrival

 

All day Registration
Evening Welcome Reception with light dinner

 

MONDAY SEPTEMBER 25

Interactions in Cellular Networks: Systems Biology Approaches

 

09:00-10:00 Uri Alon: 1. How to Study Biological Networks and Circuits
10:00-10:15 Coffee Break
10:15-11:15 Uri Alon: 2. Evolutionary Tradeoffs and the Geometry of Phenotype Space
11:30-13:00 Poster Session I
13:00-14:15 Lunch
14:30-16:00 Poster Session II
16:00-17:00 Anne Claude Gavin: 1. Measuring Protein-Ligand Interactions
17:00-17:15 Break
17:15-18:30 Proposal planning I
18:30 Dinner

 

TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 26

Studying Proteins and Their Interactions: Systems Biology, Structural Biology and Drug Discovery

 

09:00-10:00 Anne Claude Gavin: 2. EMBO Lecture: Biological Networks in Health and Disease
10:00-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-11:30 M. Madan Babu: 1. Introduction to Unstructured Proteins
11:30-11:45 Break
11:45-12:45 M. Madan Babu: 2. Unstructured Proteins: Cellular Complexity and Diseases
13:00-15:00 Lunch and Free Time for Collaborative Project Proposals
15:00-16:00 Tom Blundell: 1. Multiprotein Systems in Space and Time: Increasing Complexity to Achieve Selectivity Through Stages, Scaffolds, and Strings
16:00-16:15 Coffee Break
16:15-17:15 Tom Blundell: 2. Multiprotein Systes in Space and Time: Targeting Protein-Protein Interfaces Using Fragment-Based Drug Discovery
17:30-18:30 Proposal planning II
18:30 Dinner
21:00-22:00 Tom Blundell: Science, Society, and Politics: Experiences of a Permanent Gap-Year Student

 

WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 27

Studying proteins and their interactions: Biological Data Science

 

09:00-10:00 Martin Krzywinski: 1. Essence of Statistics
10:00-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-11:30 Martin Krzywinski: 2. Improving Your Visual Science Communication
11:45-12:45 Panel Discussion: Science Careers
12:45-14:00 Lunch
14:00-18:30 Workshop with Ensemble Kartoshkes: Science performance and communication”
18:30 Dinner

 

THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 28

Studying Proteins and Their Interactions: Cell Biology and Biophysical Approaches

 

09:00-10:00 Stephen Michnick: 1. Mechanisms and consequences of Macromolecular Phase Separation
10:00-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-11:30 Stephen Michnick: 2. The Phases and Dephases of Endocytosis
11:30-11:45 Break
11:45-12:45 Lene Oddershede: 1. Single Molecule Force Spectroscopy
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:15-15:15 Afternoon Tutorials I
15:30-16:30 Lene Oddershede: 2. Cellular Mechanics in Health and Disease
16:30-16:45 Coffee Break
16:45-17:15 Clemens Kaminski: 1. A Short History of the Optical Microscope
17:15-17:30 Break
17:30-18:30 Clemens Kaminski: 2. Nanoscale Imaging of Neurotoxic Proteins
18:30 Dinner

 

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 29

Studying Proteins and their Interactions: Biophysical Approaches and Genetics

 

09:00-9:30 Gabriella Kaminski Schierle: 1. Towards a Molecular Understanding of Protein Misfolding Using an All-Optical Approach
09:30-09:45 Break
9:45-10:45 Gabriella Kaminski Schierle: 2. Towards a Molecular Understanding of Protein Misfolding Using an All-Optical Approach
10:45-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-12:00 Daniel Otzen: 1. Protein Stability at the Individual and Global Level
12:00-12:15 Break
12:15-13:00 Daniel Otzen: 2. Functional Protein Self-Assembly
13:00-14:15 Lunch
14:15-15:15 Afternoon Tutorials II
15:30-16:30 Song Yi: 1. Fundamentals of Machine Learning and Application to Network Analysis
16:30-16:45 Coffee Break
16:45-17:45 Nidhi Sahni: 2. Linking Genotype to Phenotype Through Cellular Networks
17:45-18:30 Preparation of oral student proposal presentations and feedback from lecturers on other proposals
17:45-18:30 Dinner

 

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 30

Studying Proteins and Their Interactions: Cell Biology and Biophysical Approaches

 

09:00-10:00 Carol Robinson: 1. Mass Spectrometry – From Folding Proteins to Rotating Motors
10:00-10:30 Coffee break
10:30-11:30 Carol Robinson: 2. Mass Spectrometry and Its Role in Drug Discovery
11:30-11:45 Break
11:45-12:45 Carol Robinson: Women in Science
12:45-15:30 Lunch and Free Time
15:30-17:30 Student Presentations of Collaborative Projects
Evening Farewell Party

 

SUNDAY OCTOBER 1

Departure

Joint EMBO/FEBS Lecture Course