Conference Series

European Molecular Biology Organization

 

PROTEIN TRANSPORT SYSTEMS


Structures, mechanisms,and medical aspects

 

 

 

 

 



16 - 20 April | 2011 |Santa Margherita di Pula| Italy

Speakers

 

TOPICS

SPEAKER |  COUNTRY |  PRELIMINARY TITLE

Protein translocases: Structures, mechanisms, and medical aspects

 
   
   

Structural views on protein translocases

 
 

Tassos Economou  GR
Protein secretion: the system-nanomachine cross-talk

 

Toshiya Endo  JAPAN
Structural insight into the dynamic mitochondrial protein import pathways

 

Irmgard Sinning  DE
SIMIBI class NTP binding proteins in protein targeting

 

Richard Wagner  DE

Translocation of polypeptides through protein conducting nanopores of chloroplasts, mitochondria and the endoplasmatic reticulum

Pharmacology of translocases

 
 

Stephen High  UK
The biogenesis of tail-anchored proteins: gone fishing

 

Carla Koehler   USA
Small molecule inhibitors of protein translocation

Parasitic translocases as potential drug targets

 

  Justin Boddey   AUS
Subverting the host: how malaria parasites export remodeling effector proteins into human erythrocytes
 

Shula Micheali   IL
Protein translocation across the ER: regulating trans-splicing and the decision of life to death in the parasitic protozoan Trypanosoma brucei

Unconventional and retrograde translocation

 
 

Davis Ng   SG
The role of transport mechanisms in protein quality control

 

Walter Nickel    DE
Molecular analysis of the unconventional secretory pathway of fibroblast growth factor 2

Bacterial translocases

 
 

Eitan Bibi IL
How do E. coli cells make membrane proteins

 

Ian Collinson    UK
Structure of the active bacterial translocon SecYEG

 

Arnold Driessen   NL

Mechanisms of bacterial protein translocation

 

Mathias Müller   DE
Following the path of twin-arginine precursor proteins across the bacterial plasma membrane

Mitochondrial translocases

 
 

Johannes Herrmann   DE
The mitochondrial disulfide relay: Protein import into the intermembrane space

 

Dejana Mokranjac  DE
How to get to the other side - mitochondrial TIM23 preprotein translocase

 

Klaus Pfanner   DE
Import and assembly of mitochondrial proteins

 

Rosemary Stuart USA

Oxa1 and mitochondrial protein biogenesis

ER-translocases

 
 

Ramanujan Hegde   USA
Misregulated protein translocation in neurodegenerative disease

 

Katharina Strub   CH
Mechanisms of protein targeting to the endoplasmic reticulum

 

Gunnar von Heijne  SE
Using non-natural amino acids to probe translocon-mediated insertion of transmembrane helices

Plastidic translocases

 
 

Colin Robinson   UK
Key protein-protein interactions during Tat-dependent protein transport

 

Juergen Soll   DE
Cytosolic guidances and membrane passage of chloroplast precursor proteins

Peroxisomal translocases

 
  Ralph Erdmann   DE
The Peroxisomal Protein Import Machinery
 

Adabella van der Zand   NL
lluminating the peroxisomal biogenesis pathway

 

 




European Molecular Biology Organization | Meyerhofstrasse 1 | 69117 Heidelberg | Germany