Agenda

Wednesday, November 7 2018

09:30 am - 09:45 am
Welcome
09:45 am - 10:00 am
Selected Oral Presentation: CHEMICAL AND STRUCTURAL STUDIES PROVIDE A MECHANISTIC BASIS FOR RECOGNITION OF THE MYC G-QUADRUPLEX

David Calabrese, Ph.D.

Chemical biology Laboratory, CCR

10:00 am - 10:15 am
Selected Oral Presentation: HUMAN AND VIRAL CIRCULAR RNAS DURING INFECTION WITH KSHV

Takanobu Tagawa, Ph.D.

HIV and AIDS Malignancy Branch, CCR

10:15 am - 10:30 am
Selected Oral Presentation: IDENTIFICATION OF CELLULAR FACTORS THAT REGULATE PRIMARY MICRORNA PROCESSING BY CRISPR/CAS9 SCREEN

Lisheng Dai, Ph.D.

RNA Biology Laboratory, CCR

10:30 am - 10:45 am
Selected Oral Presentation: PROXIMITY-CLIP PROVIDES A SNAPSHOT OF PROTEIN-OCCUPIED RNA ELEMENTS IN SUB-CELLULAR COMPARTMENTS

Daniel Ben Halevy, Ph.D.

Laboratory of Muscle Stem Cells and Gene Regulation, NIAMS

10:45 am - 11:45 am
Keynote Address

The Coordination of Splicing with Transcription

Karla M. Neugebauer, Ph.D.
Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry and of Cell Biology
Yale University

 

11:45 am - 12:45 pm
LUNCH
12:45 pm - 01:45 pm Natcher Atrium
POSTER SESSION 1

SESSION 2

01:45 pm - 02:00 pm
Selected Oral Presentation: ANNEXIN A11 MEDIATES AXONAL TRAFFICKING OF RNP GRANULES VIA ENDOLYSOSOMAL HITCHHIKING

Michael Fernandopulle

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, NIH

02:00 pm - 02:15 pm
Selected Oral Presentation: POLARIZED DISTRIBUTION OF RAB13 AND NET1 MRNAS DURING COLLECTIVE INVASION

George Chrisafis

Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Biology, CCR

02:15 pm - 02:30 pm
Selected Oral Presentation: A LIVING, SINGLE CELL VIEW OF MYC’S EFFECTS ON TRANSCRIPTION

Simona Patange

Laboratory of Receptor Biology and Gene Expression, CCR

02:30 pm - 02:45 pm
BREAK

SESSION 3

02:45 pm - 03:00 pm
Selected Oral Presentation: THE RNA EXOSOME REGULATES DIFFERENTIATION OF HUMAN EMBRYONIC STEM CELLS

Cedric Belair, Ph.D.

RNA Biology Laboratory, CCR

03:00 pm - 03:15 pm
Selected Oral Presentation: SILENCING THE SILENCER: DIVERSE MECHANISMS MODULATE BACTERIAL SRNA ACTIVITY

Jiandong Chen, Ph.D.

Laboratory of Molecular Biology, CCR

03:15 pm - 03:30 pm
Selected Oral Presentation: WIDESPREAD SHORTENING AND RACIAL DIFFERENCES IN THE 3’UTR LANDSCAPE OF LUNG CANCER

Adriana Zingone, M.D., Ph.D.

Laboratory of Human Carcinogenesis, CCR

03:30 pm - 04:30 pm Natcher Atrium
POSTER SESSION 2
04:30 pm - 04:35 pm
ADJOURN