NCCR RNA & Disease Seminar Series

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Spring Semester 2017

April: Christopher Burge - Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA

“The impact of RNA sequence and structural context on protein binding“

24.04.2017, 16:30, University of Bern, DCB U113(external link)
25.04.2017, 16:00, ETH Zurich, HCI G3(external link)

Burge Lab Page(external link)

May: Juan Valcarcel - Centre for Genomic Regulation, Barcelona, Spain

“Networks of alternative splicing regulation in cancer“

08.05.2017, 16:30, University of Bern, DCB U113(external link)
09.05.2017, 16:00, ETH Zurich, HCI G3(external link)

May: Stuart Wilson - University of Sheffield, UK

“Nuclear retention and export mechanisms for RNA in humans“
Organized by the PhD students of the RNA Biology PhD Program

15.05.2017, 16:30, University of Bern, DCB U113(external link)
16.05.2017, 16:00, ETH Zurich, HCI G3(external link)

Wilson Lab Page(external link)

Past Seminars Fall Semester 2016

September: Maurice Swanson - Dept. of Molecular Genetics & Microbiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA

“RNA-mediated Disease Mechanisms“

26.09.2016,University of Bern
27.09.2016,ETH Zurich

Swanson Lab Page(external link)

October: Jeffrey Kieft - Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University of Colorado, Denver, USA

“Structured, dynamic viral RNAs and the ancient art of molecular warfare“

03.10.2016, University of Bern
04.10.2016, ETH Zurich

Kieft Lab Page(external link)

October: Sarah Woodson - Department of Biophysics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA

“Hfq chaperone keeps non-coding RNAs on the move“

24.10.2016, University of Bern
25.10.2016, ETH Zurich

Woodson Lab Page(external link)

November: Pascale Romby - Architecture et Réactivité de l’ARN, Université de Strasbourg, CNRS, IBMC, Strasbourg, France

“Multiple regulatory RNAs in Staphylococcus aureus coordinate stress responses and metabolism adaptation to virulence gene expression“

14.11.2016, University of Bern
15.11.2016, ETH Zurich

Romby Lab Page(external link)

Past Seminars Spring Semester 2017

February: Irene Bozzoni - Department of Biology and Biotechnology Charles Darwin, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

“RNA-mediated regulatory circuitries in normal and pathological muscle function“

20.02.2017, University of Bern
21.02.2017, ETH Zurich

Bozzoni Lab Page(external link)

March: Brenda Bass - Department of Biochemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA

“ADARs, Dicer, and the dsRNAome“

27.03.2017, University of Bern
28.03.2017, ETH Zurich

Bass Lab Page(external link)

April: Tom Cech - Department of Chemistry &Biochemistry, University of Colorado, Boulder, USA

Bern:“The RNP World: Telomerase and Cancer“
Zurich & Lausanne:“Long Noncoding RNAs and Epigenetic Gene Silencing“

03.04.2017, University of Bern
04.04.2017, ETH Zurich
05.04.2017, EPF Lausanne

Cech Lab Page(external link)

Seminars 2015/2016
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