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15th BSCB GenSoc UK Cilia Network e-Symposium


Date: 10 November 2020   Time: 15:00 - 17:30    Add this event to your calendar 

15th BSCB GenSoc UK Cilia Network e-symposium

Date: 10 Novemeber 2020 Time: 15:00 - 17:30

3:00 -3:05 Pleasantine Mill Opening Remarks

3:05 -3:25 Wang Kyaw Twan, recent PhD student Hamada lab (RIKEN CDB, JP) 'Cfap53 regulates mammalian cilia-type motility patterns through differential localization and recruitment of axonemal dynein components'.

3:25 -3:45 Nikolai Klena, PhD student Guichard/Hamel lab (University of Geneva, CH) 'Probing the evolutionary conservation of the centriole's cartwheel-containing region by cryo-electron tomography' .

3:45 - 4:05 Jantje Gerdes, PI (Helmholtz Munich, DE) 'Primary cilia and beta-cell function'.

4:05 - 4:25 Laura Devlin, PhD student, Sayer lab (University of Newcastle, UK) 'Inactivation of Cep164 in adult mice reveals complex, mixed ciliopathy phenotypes'.

4:25 - 4:45 Tara Akhshi, recent PhD student, Trimble lab (University of Toronto, CA) 'Non-Canonical Hedgehog Activity Initiates Ciliogenesis via LKB1-AMPK and Gi-LGN-NuMA-Dynein Axes'.

4:45 - 5:05 Uwe Wolfrum, PI (Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, DE) 'Photoreceptor cilia in health and disease'.

Location:  Online

Updated by: Pleasantine Mill