Seventh Joint Berlin MX-day

Axon 1 - MDC.C

Max-Delbrück-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin in der Helmholtz-Gemeinschaft

Campus Buch, Robert-Rössle-Str. 10, 13125 Berlin

28 September 2016

Participants of the 7th Joint Berlin MX-Day

Meeting Agenda

08:30 - 09:00 Coffee and Croissants
09:00 - 09:15 Udo Heinemann
Greetings
  Session I – Protein-RNA Interaction (Chair: Oliver Daumke, MDC)
09:15 ‐ 09:45 Sutapa Chakrabarty (FU)
Molecular mechanisms of targeted mRNA degradation
09:45 ‐ 10:05 Nelly Said (FU)
Structural basis for hijacking the E. coli transcriptional machinery by protein N of phage λ
10:05 ‐ 10:25 Jia Junqiao (FU)
Structure and function of the spliceosomal protein, Snu114
10:25 ‐ 10:45

Ankur Garg (MDC)

Regulation of innate immune responses by ribonuclease MCPIP3

10:45 - 10:55

Group Foto

10:55 ‐ 11:20 Coffee Break
   
  Session II – Viral Affairs (Chair: Markus Wahl, FU)
11:20 ‐ 11:50 Ursula Neu (MPI Potsdam)
A structural view on virus infection and antibody neutralization
11:50 ‐ 12:10 Daniel Olal (MDC)
Structural insight into nucleocapsid assembly of Hantaviruses
12:10 ‐ 12:40 David Schwefel (Charité)
Specificity modulation of cullin4-RING E3 ubiquitin ligases by retroviral accessory proteins
12:40 ‐ 13:50 Lunch Break (MDC Mensa)
   

 

Session III – Membranes and Methods (Chair: Manfred Weiss, HZB)
13:50 ‐ 14:10 Manuel Hessenberger (MDC)
Mic60-mediated membrane remodeling controls formation of mitochondrial crista junction
14:10 ‐ 14:30

Dennis Kwiatkowski (Charité)

Specificity of the rhodopsin G-protein binding interface

14:30 ‐ 14:50

Luisa Sauthof (Charité)
Structural characterization of fluorescence optimized bacterial phytochromes as optogenetic tool

14:50 ‐ 15:10

Martin Gerlach (HZB)

The new HZB-MX beamline BL14.2

15:10 - 15:30

Karine Röwer (HZB)

The expert data processing system XDSAPP

15:30 ‐ 16:00 Coffee Break
   
  Session IV – Ligand Finding, Binding and Specificity (Chair: Holger Dobbek, HU)
16:00 ‐ 16:30

Marc Nazaré (FMP)

Case studies in medicinal chemistry – How to enhance the activity of initial screening hits

16:30 ‐ 16:50

Anja Schütz (MDC)

Targeting human tryptophan hydroxylase – A structure-guided drug design approach

16:50 ‐ 17:10

Franziska Huschmann (HZB)

Crystallographic fragment screening at the HZB

17:10 ‐ 17:30 Clarissa Eibl (FMP)
Mechanism of partial agonism in AMPA-type glutamate receptors
17:30 - 17:50

Martin Bommer (HU)

A pocket that binds everything? The terminal enzyme in an oxygen-free respiratory chain

18:00 ‐ end BBQ

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