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

  • 15:00-15:05 - Pleasantine Mill - Welcome Remarks
  • 15:05-15:25 - Elif Nur Firat-Karalar, PI (Koç University, TR).
    "Acute inhibition of centriolar satellite function and positioning reveals their functions at the primary cilium"
  • 15:25-15:45 - Petra zur Lage, senior scientist, Jarman lab (University of Edinburgh, UK)
    "Differences in localisation of axonemal dyneins within Drosophila cilia"
  • 15:45-16:05 - Suzanne Pfeffer (Stanford University, US)
    Regulation of ciliogenesis by LRRK2 kinase
  • 16:05-16:25 - Anne Meyer Miner, PhD student, Ciruna lab (University of Toronto, CA)
    "Investigating the role for motile ciliated cell lineages in spine morphogenesis "
  • 16:25-16:45 - Katarina Jovanovic, postdoc, Cheetham lab (University College London, Institute for Opthalmology, UK).
    "Modelling and rescue of RP2 Retinitis Pigmentosa in human retinal tissues"
  • 16:45-17:05 - Nick Berbari, PI (Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, US).
    "Dysregulation of hedgehog signaling in adult neurons results in obesity"

Organiser: Pleasantine Mill (MRC HGU)

Location:  Online
Contact:  Pleasantine Mill