Tuesday, April 26, 2022

09:00 am - 09:10 am EST
Welcome & Introductions

Sandra Wolin, M.D., Ph.D., Center for Cancer Research, NCI

Session 1:  Chair:  Daniel Larson, Ph.D., Center for Cancer Research, NCI

09:10 am - 09:40 am EST
How to Make Your RNA Glow: Fluorogenic Ribonucleic Acid Analogs of GFP

Adrian Ferre-D'Amare, Ph.D., National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH


09:40 am - 10:10 am EST
Noisy Neighbors: How DNA Supercoiling Affects Transcription Dynamics of Adjacent Genes

Tineke Lenstra, Ph.D., Netherlands Cancer Institute

10:10 am - 10:40 am EST
Single-Molecule Imaging Suggests Compact and Spliceosome Dependent Organization of Long Introns

Daniel Zenklusen, Ph.D., University of Montreal

10:40 am - 10:55 am EST
Oligonucleotide-Directed Proximity-Interactome Mapping (O-MAP): A Unified Method for Discovering RNAinteracting Proteomes, Transcriptomes and Genomic Loci Within Intact Cells

David Shechner, Ph.D., University of Washington

10:55 am - 11:15 am EST

Session 2:  Chair:  Bin Wu, Ph.D., M.Phil., Johns Hopkins Medicine

11:15 am - 11:45 am EST
Molecular Take on FUS Condensation with RNA and PAR

Sua Myong, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

11:45 am - 12:15 pm EST
Looking to the Future: Assembly and Regulation of Germline RNA Granules

Elizabeth Gavis, M.D., Ph.D., Princeton University

12:15 pm - 12:30 pm EST
A Non-Coding Function for MRNAS as Proteinorganizers in Mechanotransduction

Liana Boraas, Yale University

12:30 pm - 12:45 pm EST
MRNA Location and Translation Rate Determine Nuclear Import Efficiency

Alexander Gasparski, Ph.D., Center for Cancer Research, NCI

12:45 pm - 02:15 pm EST

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Session 3:  Chair:  Joana Vidigal, Ph.D., Center for Cancer Research, NCI

02:15 pm - 02:45 pm EST
How Short-Lived mRNAs Support Long Term Memory?

Sulagna Das, Ph.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine

02:45 pm - 03:00 pm EST
RNA Localization Mechanisms Transcend Cell Morphology

Raeann Goering, University of Colorado

03:00 pm - 03:15 pm EST
Visualization of m6A Residues in Individual mRNAs

Charles Sheehan, Duke University

03:15 pm - 03:30 pm EST
Whole Organ Immuno-Smfish Enables Spatial Gene Expression Analysis in Single Cells Within a Complex 3D Environment

Laura Kammel, Ph.D., National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, NIH

03:30 pm - 04:00 pm EST
Co-Imaging Endogenous Transcription and Translation Dynamics with Single Molecule Precision

Timothy Stasevich, Ph.D., Colorado State University

04:00 pm - 04:05 pm EST