Abstracts 2018

ABSTRACT: TOWARDS MOLECULAR CONDUCTORS: ADVANCES IN CHARGE TRANSPORT THROUGH INDIVIDUAL DNA AND DNA-BASED MOLECULES

We would like to present the abstract of our keynote speaker – Danny Porath – who is a professor in the institute of chemistry and center for nanotechnology of the Hebrew University. He is also serving as the Vice Dean for research of the Faculty of Science at the Hebrew University and he is the international ambassador of “The COINS 2018”!

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Abstracts 2018

ABSTRACT: DECODING THE ORGANIZATION OF THE HUMAN BRAIN ACROSS THE SCALES

We would like to present the abstract of our keynote speaker – Svenja Caspers – who is Associate Professor for Human Brain Connectivity in the C. and O. Vogt Institute for Brain Research of the Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf (Germany) and Group Leader as well as Deputy Director in the Institute of Neuroscience and Medicine (INM-1) of the Research Centre Jülich (Germany).

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Abstracts 2018

ABSTRACT: EPIGENETIC REGULATION AND LEUKEMIA – RESEARCH OF NOVEL BIOLOGICAL, MOLECULAR AND THERAPEUTIC ASPECTS

We would like to present the abstract of our keynote speaker – Giedrė Valiulienė – who is a Biochemistry PhD student, working in the Department of Molecular Cell Biology at Vilnius University Life Sciences Center.

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Abstracts 2018

ABSTRACT: HOW MAMMALIAN CELLS SENSE PROTEOSTASIS STRESS

We would like to present the abstract of our keynote speaker – Ramunas Martin Vabulas – who is a Group Leader at the Buchmann Institute for Molecular Life Sciences, Goethe University Frankfurt. He together with his coworkers are especially interested in possibilities to destabilize metastatic cell proteomes for therapeutic purposes.

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Abstracts 2018

ABSTRACT: A ROLE FOR ALTERNATIVE SPLICING IN PLANT TOLERANCE TO ENVIRONMENTAL STRESS

We would like to present the abstract of our keynote speaker – Paula Duque – the Group Leader at the Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência (IGC). She, together with her group, uses arabidopsis as a model system and combines reverse genetics, physiology and biochemistry to investigate how plants perceive and respond to environmental cues at the molecular level.

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Abstracts 2018

ABSTRACT: ROLE OF PRO-INFLAMMATORY S100 PROTEINS IN NEURODEGENERATIVE AMYLOID DISEASE

We would like to present you the abstract of our another keynote speaker – Ludmilla Morozova-Roche – the professor in Medical Biophysics, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics at the Umeå University, Sweden.

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Abstracts 2018

ABSTRACT: FULL-STACK SINGLE-CELL TRANSCRIPTOMICS PROVIDES A DEEPER UNDERSTANDING OF CANCER METASTASIS

We would like to present the abstract of our keynote speaker –  Juozas Nainys – PhD student, who is pursuing his degree in single-cell transcriptomics field at Vilnius university Life sciences center.

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Abstracts 2018

ABSTRACT: SYNAPSE ELIMINATION: THE MECHANISMS OF GLIAL-CELL-DEPENDENT SYNAPTIC PRUNING

We would like to present the abstract of our keynote speaker –  Urtė Neniškytė – who currently works as Marie Sklodowska Curie Experienced Researcher at the Department of Neurobiology and Biophysics of Life Science Center at Vilnius University, Lithuania.

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