9th BSCB GenSoc UK Cilia Network e-symposium
Date: 18 August 2020 Time: 15:00 - 17:30
Another exciting line-up: redistibuting centriolar satellites, differential expression of motors, Parkisons' genes & vesicular trafficking, cilia-generated flow and curly spines, eye organoids and cilia and obesity!
BSCB GenSoc UK Cilia Spring e-Meeting 9
3:00 – 3:05 Pleasantine Mill Welcome Remarks
3:05 – 3:25 Elif Nur Firat-Karalar, PI (Koç University, TR). ‘Acute inhibition of centriolar satellite function and positioning reveals their functions at the primary cilium'
3:25 – 3:45 Petra zur Lage, senior scientist, Jarman lab (University of Edinburgh, UK)
‘Differences in localisation of axonemal dyneins within Drosophila cilia’
3:45- 4:05 Suzanne Pfeffer (Stanford University, US) ‘Regulation of ciliogenesis by LRRK2 kinase’
4:05 – 4:25 Anne Meyer Miner, PhD student, Ciruna lab (University of Toronto, CA). ‘Investigating the role for motile ciliated cell lineages in spine morphogenesis ’
4:25 - 4:45 Katarina Jovanovic, postdoc, Cheetham lab (University College London, Institute for Opthalmology, UK). ‘Modelling and rescue of RP2 Retinitis Pigmentosa in human retinal tissues '
4:45 – 5:05 Nick Berbari, PI (Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, US). 'Dysregulation of hedgehog signaling in adult neurons results in obesity'
Organizer: Pleasantine Mill (MRC HGU)