Day 2

All seminars will be presented in the Health Sciences Building Room GB03

8:15 - 8:50 am

 Light breakfast

9:00 - 9:30 am

Zev Ripstein

University of Manitoba

CryoEM studies of dynamic bacterial proteases

9:30 - 9:15 am

Sunny Cheung

University of British Columbia

Investigating the Interactions of the human Autophagy Factor and Vici Syndrome Protein EPG5

9:45 - 10:00 am

Wilson Nartey

University of Calgary

Structure and regulation of the oncogenic chromatin remodeler HELLS

10:00 - 10:45 am

Coffee Break

10:45 - 11:15 am

Sue-Ann Mok

University of Alberta

Reshaping tau aggregate structures, one residue at a time

11:15 - 11:30 am

Tetiana Katrii

University of Saskatchewan

The role of mitochondrial fission in triple-negative breast cancer tumor-initiating cells

11:30 - 11:45

Mashiat Zaman

University of Calgary

Investigating the mechanistic basis of Mitofusin2 variants leading to disease

11:45 - 12:00 pm

Amit Gaba

University of Saskatchewan

HIV-1 Transmitted Founder Virus Vif Proteins Have Variable Abilities To Induce Degradation Of APOBEC3 Retroviral Restriction Factors

12:00 - 2:00 pm

Lunch

GB50 & GB07

12:00 - 2:00 pm

PCCF tours

2:00 - 2:30 pm

Omar El-Halfawy

University of Regina

Targeting microbial virulence to fight multi-drug resistant bacteria

2:30 - 3:00 pm

Pierre Stallforth

HKI Jena

Bioactive Natural Products from Interacting Microorganisms

3:30 - 4:00 pm

Awards & Closing remarks