we kindly invite you to a Scientific Mini-Symposium during which you will have the opportunity to attend the presentations of candidates for leaders of new-created CeNT UW Laboratories – Chemical and of Computational Biology, as well as leaders of Laboratories within the ReMedy project.
The presentations will be open to the public.
13:30 – 13:45 Director of CeNT UW/ReMedy – Introduction
13:45 – 15:00 1st Session
Dr. Renata Jurkowska, BioMed X Innovation Center – “Unravelling the epigenetic regulation of cellular plasticity and repair in the lung”.
Dr. Piotr Szwedziak, ETH Zurich – “In situ structure and function of molecular machines”.
Dr. Angela Riedel, HI-STEM and DKFZ – “The role of fibroblasts at the primary tumour site and draining lymph node during tumour progression”
15:00 – 15:20 Coffee break
15:20 – 17:00 2nd Session
Dr. Tomasz Jurkowski, Universität Stuttgart – “Probing epigenetic repair mechanisms with synthetic approaches”.
Dr. Jakub Godlewski, Harvard Medical School – “Non-coding RNA and cancer: lessons from glioblastoma”.
Dr. Jose Cisneros Trigo, Yale University – “The medicinal chemistry of agents targeting hydrolytic enzymes, proinflammatory cytokines and viral infections”.
Dr. Renata Solarska, CeNT UW – “Multi-purpose metal oxide materials & interfaces for energy, environmental and health applications”.
17:00 – 17:20 Coffee break
17:20 – 18:35 3rd Session
Dr. hab. Bartosz Różycki, Institute of Physics PAS – “Membrane protein machineries”.
Dr. hab. Krzysztof Pawłowski, Warsaw University of Life Sciences and Lund University – “Novel enzyme and pseudoenzyme families – bioinformatics predictions and experimental validation”.
Dr. Stanisław Dunin-Horkawicz, CeNT UW – “How often nature reinvents the wheel?”.
18:35 Closing of the Mini-Symposium
You can download the printable version of the agenda here.