UCMR DAY 2020 - Programme

UCMR DAY 2020, 23 January 2020, Aula Nordica, Umeå University

Final Programme (updated 2020-01-16)

08.45 - 09.00
Registration

09.00 - 09.30
Welcome address – UCMR Summary of 2019
Bernt Eric Uhlin, UCMR Coordinator, Molecular Biology

Presentation of new UCMR Management

Session I (Chairpersons: Teresa Frisan, Yaowen Wu )

09.30 – 09.45
Characterization of the first receptor for the environmental signal ATP in bacteria
Sophie Tronnet, Molecular Biology

09.45 – 10.00
Novel host autophagy subversion by the Vibrio cholerae cytotoxin MakA
Dale Corkery, Chemistry

10.00 –10.15
Regulating the dynamic interactions between herpes simplex viruses and cell-surface glycosaminoglycans
Marta Bally, Clinical Microbiology

10.15 – 10.45 Coffee break+ poster view

10:45 – 11.00
Whole Tissue Ex Vivo Imaging Sheds Light on Tropism of Tick-borne Flavivirus in Mouse Brain
Nunya Chotiwan, Clinical Microbiology

11.00 – 11.15
In vivo RNA-seq reveals the role of Tat Substrate SufI in Yersinia pseudotuberculosis Infection
Ummehan Avican, Molecular Biology

11.15 – 11.30
In situ Investigation into Alphavirus Replication Complexes (RCs) and their Host Factor Associations
Erin Schexnaydre, Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics

11.30 – 11.45
Interaction between diet, gut microbiota and the intestinal mucosal barrier
Björn Schröder, Molecular Biology


11.45 – 13.00 Lunch break


13.00-13.50 Keynote lecture
(introduction by Yaowen Wu):

Ubiquitin and Autophagy networks in Health and Disease
Ivan Dikic, Department of Biochemistry II, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main, Germany


SESSION II
(Chairpersons: Elisabeth Sauer-Eriksson, Constantin Urban)

13.50 – 14.05
A widespread toxin-antitoxin system exploiting growth control via alarmone signalling
Tatsuaki Kurata, Molecular Biology

14.05 – 14.20
The structure of the enteric human adenovirus 41
Lars-Anders Carlson, Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics


14.30 – 16.30 Poster walk+ Coffee break

16.30 –16.45
Novel C-Di-GMP-Dependent Metabolic Capabilities in Extraintestinal Pathogenic Escherichia coli Due to Loss of Global Stress Regulation
Nikola Zlatkov, Molecular Biology

16.45 – 17.00
Target Identification of AMPylating Fic-enzymes by Substrate Mediated Covalent Capture
Christian Pett, Chemistry

17.00 – 17.15
Mobile Genetic Elements in Staphylococcus aureus
Ignacio Mir Sanchis, Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics

17.15 – 17.30
A platform for high-throughput systems biology
Johan Henriksson, Molecular Biology

17.30 – 18.00 Translational in yeast microbiology I + poster view (Chairpersons: Bernt Eric Uhlin, Åke Forsberg (tbc))


18.00 – 19.00 Dinner (Mingle)


19.10 20.00 Invited Speaker – Midwinter Night Lecture (Introduction by Bernt Eric Uhlin):

Using yeast to hunt for genes mitigating neurological disorders
Thomas Nyström, Department of Microbiology and Immunology at Institute of Biomedicine, Sahlgrenska Academy,
University of Gothenburg

20.00 – 21.30 Scientific Speed Dating Lottery / Translational in yeast microbiology II
Organised with and for registered Young Investigators who have received more information by separate Email

Welcome to the UCMR DAY 2018, 11 January!

IMG 9715Get an update on research within UCMR and core facilities and National infrastructures!

All scientists and staff members within UCMR (Umeå Centre for Microbial Research) research groups, collaboration partners and researchers with an interest in microbial research and/or infection biology are invited to a day of inspiring research presentations and an excellent opportunity for networking and initiation of multidisciplinary collaborations. The programme will include invited speakers and networking in round table discussion on topics relevant for infection biology research.

Place: Major and Minor Groove, Building 6L, NUS

The Final Programme is now online!

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Welcome to the UCMR Day 2017!

UCMR DAY 2017All scientists and staff members within UCMR (Umeå Centre for Microbial Research) research groups, collaboration partners and researchers with an interest in microbial research and/or infection biology are invited to a day of inspiring research presentations and an excellent opportunity for networking and initiation of multidisciplinary collaborations.

Get an update on research within UCMR and core facilities, National infrastructures co-funded by UCMR programmes!

This year’s invited speakers include new faculty recruited to Department of Physics, the Wallenberg Centre for Molecular Medicine (WCMM) and medical faculty. We have also invited the two new Antibiotics centres at Uppsala University (Uppsala Antibiotics Center) and University of Gothenburg (Centre for Antibiotic Resistance Research, CARe). In this session on-going research within UCMR to develop new antimicrobials against Chlamydia, TB, Candida and viruses will also be presented.

Welcome!

Venue: Minor Groove and Major Groove, Department of Molecular Biology, Building 6L

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Welcome to the UCMR Day 14th of January 2016

 

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Welcome to the UCMR Day, 14th of January 2016!

All scientists and staff members within UCMR (Umeå Centre for Microbial Research) research groups, collaboration partners and researchers with an interest in microbial research and/or infection biology are invited to a day of inspiring research presentations and an excellent opportunity for networking and initiation of multidisciplinary collaborations.

Get an update on research within UCMR and core facilities, National infrastructures co-funded by UCMR programmes!

Venue: Minor Groove and Major Groove, Department of Molecular Biology, Building 6L

Date: 14th of January 2016

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Welcome to the UCMR DAY 8 January 2015!

Frontbild UCMR dagen 2015

All scientists and staff members within UCMR (Umeå Centre for Microbial Research) research groups, collaboration partners and researchers with an interest in microbial research and/or infection biology are invited to a day of inspiring research presentations and an excellent opportunity for networking and initiation of multidisciplinary collaborations. Register below and get an update on research within UCMR and core facilities/National infrastructures co-funded by UCMR programmes!

Venue: Minor Groove and Major Groove, Department of Molecular Biology, Building 6L
Date: 8 January 2015
The programme is now online!

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