Date: Wed. 23 Jan, 2013 8:00 - 11:00
Categories: Seminar*
Contact info: Bernt Eric Uhlin
MIMS mini-symposium
Research presentations by candidates invited for interviews after application for MIMS Group Leader positions

Venue: Lecture hall E04, building 6 E, Node R, Level -1, University hospital area NUS

09.00-09.25
Mechanisms of Hsp70 Allostery: Interdomain Energetic Tug-of-War Creates the Allosterically Active State in Hsp70 Molecular Chaperones
Anastasia Zhuravleva Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; USA

09.25-09.50
Hepatitis C virus-mediated modulation of host immunity

Erwin Brenndörfer, Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Karolinska Institutet

09.50-10.15
Biofilm extracellular polysaccharides are novel signalling molecules
Yasuhiko Irie, University of Washington, Seattle, USA

10.15-10.45 Coffee break

10.45-11.10
Contributions of bacterial physiology to antimicrobial surviva
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Klas I. Udekwu, Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet

11.10-11.35
Chemical genetics, a small molecule approach to biology

Christian Hedberg, Department of Chemical Biology, Max?Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology, Dortmund, Germany

11.35-12.00
Structure and function of Cu(I)-transporting P-type ATPases

Pontus Gourdon, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Aarhus University