Computational and Molecular Biology Symposium 2017

30th November and 1st December, Conway Institute, University College Dublin

Schedule

Provisional schedule:

Thursday, 30 November
9.15 – 9.45 Registration and welcome refreshment
9.45 – 10.00 Welcome address
Session 1: Infection Biology
10.00 – 11.00 Professor J. Ross Fitzgerald

“The evolutionary genomics of bacteria at the human-animal interface”

11.00 – 11.20 SHORT TALK
11.20 – 11.40 SHORT TALK
11.40 – 12.00 Coffee Break
Session 2: Oncology
12.00 – 13.00 Dr Victoria Sanz Moreno

“Combining OMICs with cell biology in cancer”

13.00 – 13.20 SHORT TALK
13.20 – 13.45 Lunch
13.45 – 14.30 Poster session
Session 3: Proteomics
14.30 – 15.00 Sponsor Talk: Repositive
15.00 – 16.00 Dr. Shabaz Mohammed

“Phosphoproteomics and its use in studying the cell cycle and specifically mitotic exit”

16.00 – 16.20 SHORT TALK
16.20 – 16.40 Coffee Break
Session 4: Immunology
16.40 – 17.00 SHORT TALK
17.00 – 18.00 Prof. Mohammed Lamkanfi

“Cell death signaling at the intersection with the immune system “

End of the day refreshment and networking

 

Friday, 1st December
Session 5: Cell signalling
9.30 – 10.30 Dr Claus Jorgensen

“Cell Signalling in Context”

10.30- 10.50 SHORT TALK
10.50 – 11.20 Sponsor Talk: Systems Biology Ireland
11.20 – 11.30 Coffee Break
Session 6: Biology for agriculture
11.30 – 12.30 Dr. Laura Boykin

“Food Security Now- Our team’s story using upstream science to help smallholder farmers downstream in East Africa”

12.30 – 12.50 SHORT TALK
12.50 – 13.10 SHORT TALK
13.10 – 13.40 Lunch
13.40 – 14.30 Poster session
Session 7: Diagnostics
14.30 – 15.00 Sponsor Talk: Bioscience
15.20 – 15.40 SHORT TALK
15.40 – 16.00 SHORT TALK
16.00 – 16.30 Coffee Break
Session 8: Integrative network biology 
16.30 – 17.30 Dr. Evangelia Petsalaki

“Cell signaling and network biology”

17.30 – 17.50 SHORT TALK
17.50 – 18.00 Award ceremony
18.00 + Reception