8th BSCB GenSoc UK Cilia Network e-symposium


Date: 4 August 2020   Time: 15:00 - 17:30

Another exciting line-up: cilia in aging and autophagy, motors destroying microtubules, cilia-generated flow and curly spines, PKD2-mastigonemes in cilia motility, fine-tuning Hh signaling and coordinating IFT!

BSCB GenSoc UK Cilia Spring e-Meeting 8

3:00 – 3:05 Pleasantine Mill Welcome Remarks

3:05 – 3:25 Sudipto Roy, PI (Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, SG). ‘Cilia, Reissner Fibre and Crooked Spines'

3:25 – 3:45 Manon Rivagorda, PhD student, Oury lab (Institut Necker Enfants Malades - INSERM, FR) 'Role of the neuronal primary cilia-autophagy axis in the regulation of cognition and brain plasticity'

3:45- 4:05 Karl Lechtreck, (University of Georgia, US) 'The Chlamydomonas PKD2 complex',

4:05 – 4:25 Mohamed Antar Aziz Mohamed, PhD student, Ökten lab (Technische Universität München, DE). ‘OSM-3 motor recruitment and activation for intraflagellar transport'

4:25 - 4:45 Yulu Cherry Liu, PI (Hood College, US). ‘Glypican 3–derived heparan sulfate tunes Hedgehog signal strength post signal transduction’

4:45 – 5:05 Radhika Subramanian, PI (Harvard University, US). ‘Visualizing the work of microtubule architects by Atomic Force Microscopy’

Organizer: Pleasantine Mill (MRC HGU)

Location:  Online
Contact:  Pleasantine Mill