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Programme

MBG Young Investigator Symposium 2019

Date: Tuesday 20 August 2019

Venue: The Science Park, MBG, Conference room (3130-303)

Time Activity

8:30-8:50

Welcome /Erik Østergaard Jensen, Head of Department and Jens Stougaard, chair of the MBG YI committee

Scientific Session 1*

8:50-9:20*

Sergej Djuranovic: Molecular Mechanisms of Translational Control

9:20-9:50*

Michael Tellier: Regulation of RNA polymerase II transcription by cyclin-dependent kinases (CDKs) in human cells

9:50_10:20*

Julius Rabl: Structural basis of BRCC36 function in DNA repair and immune regulation

10:20_10:40

Coffee break

Scientific Session 2*

10:40-11:10*

Mitsugu Shimobayashi: How does obesity cause diabetes?

11:10-11:40*

Goran Bajic: Influenza virus immunogen design to direct adaptive immune responses

11:40-12:10*

Dennis K. Jeppesen: New Frontiers in Intercellular Communication

12:10-12:40*

Thomas Gonatopoulos-Pournatzis: Uncovering post-transcriptional regulatory mechanisms underlying human diseases through CRISPR-based screening strategies

12:40-13:30

Lunch and end of open sessions

13:30-17:30

Closed session

*20 min presentation + 10 min Q&A