DETAILED SESSIONS PROGRAMME

13.09.2016 Tuesday


Opening ceremony & opening lecture (16:00-19:30)

Place: Building D-20
Centrum Kongresowe Politechniki Wrocławskiej
ul. Janiszewskiego 8, 50-372 Wrocław
Speaker:Alexander Wlodawer
Protein Structure Section, Macromolecular Crystallography Laboratory, National Cancer Institute, Frederick, USA

Structural studies of medically-interesting protease inhibitors and lectins

14.09.2016 Wednesday


Plenary lecture (09:00-10:00)

Place:room: East Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
Speaker:Krzysztof Palczewski
Department of Pharmacology and Cleveland Center for Membrane and Structural Biology, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA

Chemistry that Converts Light into Vision

Session 1 (10:15-11:45)

Place:room: West Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
Stem cells and engineering
Chairs:Józef Dulak and Alicja Józkowicz
Department of Medical Biotechnology, Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
Speakers:
  • Józef Dulak, Department of Medical Biotechnology, Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Induced pluripotent stem cells for research and therapy

  • Maciej Figiel, Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan, Poland
    Molecular signatures of Huntington disease pathogenesis are present in HD iPSCs and derived neurons

  • Dawid Grzela, Medical University of Łódź & Celther, Poland
    Reprogramming of fibroblastic and epithelial cells with enhanced episomal system for generation of iPSC and their derivatives
Abstract oral presentation:
  • Barbara Świerczek, Tomasz Czajkowski, Agata Kowalczyk, Katarzyna Piwocka, Katarzyna Jańczyk-Ilach, Władysława Stremińska, Maria A. Ciemerych, Karolina Archacka
    The influence of culture medium on ES cell differentiation

Session 2 (10:30-12:00)

Place:room: 1.03
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
Unstructured proteins in health and disorders
Chairs:Andrzej Ożyhar, Piotr Dobryszycki
Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Chemistry, Wroclaw University of Technology, Wroclaw, Poland
Speakers:
  • Vladimir Uversky, Department of Molecular Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA
    Intrinsically disordered proteins in the norm and pathology

  • Andrea Soranno, Department of Biochemistry, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Single-molecule spectroscopy of intrinsically disordered proteins

  • Wiktor Koźmiński, Biological and Chemical Research Centre, Faculty of Chemistry, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    NMR spectroscopy methods for investigations of Intrinsically Disordered Protein

Session 3 (10:30-12:00)

Place:room: 1.05
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
Plant Cell Biology and Biochemistry
Chairs:Przemysław Wojtaszek Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
Speakers:
  • Michał Jasiński, Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan, Poland
    A Medicago ABC Transporter Modulates The Level of Isoflavonoids during The Defence Response Associated with de novo Synthesis of Phytoalexins”

  • Magdalena Krzymowska, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics Polish Academy of Sciences, Laboratory of Plant Pathogenesis, Warsaw, Poland
    Intracellular trafficking of bacterial virulence factors - hunt for host targets?
Abstract oral presentation:
  • Joanna Siwinska, Alexandre Olry, Jeremy Grosjean, Alain Hehn, Frederic Bourgaud, Ewa Lojkowska, Anna Ihnatowicz
    Fraxetin synthase: a novel enzyme in the biosynthesis of coumarins involved in plant responses to iron deficiency

  • Janusz Niedojadło
    Cajal body functions in the posttranscriptional regulation of gene expression in plant cells under
    physiological and abiotic stress conditions

  • Aleksandra Weremczuk, Danuta Maria Antosiewicz
    The involvement of programmed cell death mechanisms in development of Zn-related pre-necrotic/necrotic regions in tobacco leaves

Session 4 (10:30-12:25)

Place:room: East Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
Molecular aspects of cancer development and progress
Chairs:Piotr Laidler Chair of Medical Biochemistry, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
James A. McCubrey Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, USA
Speakers:
  • Jean Paul Thiery, BioSystems and Micromechanics IRG, Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology, Singapore; Department of Biochemistry, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    EMT in progression of carcinoma

  • Jolanta Jura, Department of General Biochemistry, Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Does inflammation promote carcinogenesis?

  • James A. McCubrey, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, USA
    Roles of Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin (NGAL) and Matrix Metalloproteinase 9 (MMP9) in Therapeutic Sensitivity
Abstract oral presentation:
  • Tomasz Kolenda, Kacper Guglas, Anna Teresiak, Renata Bliźniak, Jacek Mackiewicz, Małgorzata Wierzbicka, Katarzyna M. Lamperska
    lncRNA profile in head and neck cancers

  • Magdalena Cybulska, Tomasz Olesiński, Katarzyna Paczkowska, Malgorzata Statkiewicz, Michal Kopczynski, Katarzyna Unrug-Bielawska, Anita Tyl-Bielicka, Marta Gajewska, Andrzej Mroz, Agnieszka Paziewska, Michal Mikula, Jerzy Ostrowski
    Patient-derived tumour xenografts development for preclinical studies with new oncology drugs

  • Monika Sakowicz-Burkiewicz, Tomasz Przybyła, Tadeusz Pawełczyk
    The impact of TWIST1 silencing on the sensitivity colon cancer cells to 5-fluorouracil

Session 5 (11:45-13:15)

Place:room: West Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
Stem cells and cancer
Chairs:Alicja Józkowicz, Department of Medical Biotechnology, Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
Claudine Kieda, Centre for Molecular Biophysics, Cell Recognition and Glycobiology, Orléans, France; Malopolska Biotechnology Centre, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland
Speakers:
  • Claudine Kieda, Centre for Molecular Biophysics, Cell Recognition and Glycobiology, Orléans, France; Malopolska Biotechnology Centre, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland
    Fighting the hypoxic stress in cancer to restore antitumor immune response

  • Cezary Szczylik, Department of Oncology, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    From phenomenon discovery to therapy - renal cell cancer example

  • Tomasz Stokłosa, Department of Immunology, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    Leukemia stem cells – getting to the roots of the disease
Abstract oral presentation:
  • Monika Zukowska, Krzysztof Szade, Anna Kusienicka, Agata Szade, Neli Kachamakova-Trojanowska, Karolina Bukowska-Strakova, Jozef Dulak, Alicja Jozkowicz
    Heme oxygenase-1 in hematopoietic stem cells: an interplay between cell cycle and DNA damage

Session 6 (12:30-14:00)

Place:room: 1.03
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
Moonlighting enzymes
Chairs:Jurgen Sygush, Department of Biochemistry, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
Darek Rakus Department of Animal Molecular Physiology, Institute for Experimental Biology, Wrocław University, Wrocław, Poland
Speakers:
  • Jurgen Sygusch, Department of Biochemistry, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Targeting glycolytic aldolase: an Achilles heel in cancer metabolism

  • Tomasz Sarnowski, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics PAS, Department of Protein Biosynthesis, Warsaw, Poland
    The role of ATP-dependent chromatin remodeling complexes in control of metabolic processes
Abstract oral presentation:
  • Maria Rutkiewicz-Krotewicz, Anna Bujacz
    Structural studies of cold adaptation mechanism of GH2 β-D-galactosidases from Arthrobacter sp. 32cB and Paracoccus 32d

Session 7 (12:50-14:00)

Place:room: East Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
Plant Molecular Biology
Chairs:Hanna Jańska Faculty of Biotechnology, University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland
Grażyna Kłobus, Department of Plant Molecular Physiology, Institute of Experimental Biology, Wroclaw University, Wroclaw, Poland
Speakers:
  • Hogler Puchta, Botanical Institute II, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany
    Double-strand break induced genome engineering in plants

  • Szymon Świeżewski, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Department of Protein Biosynthesis, Warsaw, Poland
    Pausing transcription to pause development. Molecular biology of seed dormancy establishment

  • Marek Marzec, Department of Genetics, Faculty of Biology and Environmental Protection, University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
    Identification and functional analysis of the HvD14 gene involved in strigolactone signalling in barley


Session 8 (15:30-17:30)

Place:room: 1.03
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
Quantitative proteomics
Chair:Jacek R. Wiśniewski Biochemical Proteomics Group, Dept. Proteomics and Signal Transduction, Max-Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany
Speakers:
  • Matthias Selbach, Proteome Dynamics Group, Max Delbruck Center, Berlin, Germany
    Global quantification of cellular protein degradation kinetics

  • Keiryn Bennett, Mass Spectrometry and Proteomics Group, Research Center for Molecular Medicine of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, Austria
    An integrated -omics approach to dissect diet-induced sterile inflammation and resolution

  • Georg Borner, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany
    Dynamic mapping of subcellular protein localization through quantitative proteomics

  • Sylwia Kędracka-Krok, Department of Physical Biochemistry Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Proteomic approach to understand antipsychotic drug action

  • Michal Dadlez, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; Warsaw University, Biology Department, Institute of Genetics and Biotechnology, Warsaw, Poland
    A multiplexed cytokeratin panel for the classification of lung cancer patient pleural effusions using multiple reaction monitoring (MRM) analysis

  • Christine Wegler (Department of Pharmacy, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden)
    Quantification of proteins of drug transport and metabolism: An Inter-laboratory Comparison
Abstract oral presentation:
  • Grzegorz Mrukwa, Grzegorz Drazek, Monika Pietrowska, Piotr Widlak, Joanna Polanska
    Divisive iK-means algorithm as a tool for ROI selection in the search for MALDI-MSI
    based molecular signature of thyroid cancer

Session 9 (15:30-17:30)

Place:room: 1.05
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
Proteostasis and stress response
Chair:Robert Wysocki Institute for Experimental Biology, Wroclaw University, Poland
Speakers:
  • Gwenael Rabut, CNRS, Institute of Genetics and Development of Rennes, France
    INMAD: a quality control mechanism at the inner nuclear membrane

  • Markus J. Tamás, Department of Chemistry & Molecular Biology, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Heavy metals and metalloids cause widespread protein misfolding and aggregation

  • Dorota Dziadkowiec, Faculty of Biotechnology, Wrocław University, Poland
    The role of new homologous recombination mediators in replication stress response in Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Schizosaccharomyces pombe

  • Piotr Wardega, NanoTemper Technologies Sp. z o.o., Kraków, Poland
    High resolution label-free protein stability assessment employing nanoDSF technology
Abstract oral presentation:
  • Piotr Bragoszewski and Agnieszka Chacinska
    The ubiquitin-proteasome system mediated control of mitochondrial intermembrane space proteins

  • Joanna Wojsiat, Carolina Alquezar, Katarzyna Laskowska Kaszub, Angeles Martin Requero, Urszula Wojda
    Two faces of one disease – difference in cell cycle regulation and apoptotic response between lymphocytes from familial and sporadic Alzheimer's disease patients.

Session 10 (15:30-17:00)

Place:room: West Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
Looking forward while celebrating the past
Chair:Jan Barciszewski Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan, Poland
Speakers:
  • Wojciech Makałowski, Institute of Bioinformatics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Muenster, Muenster, Germany
    Precise medicine

  • Maciej Błaszak, Faculty of Social Sciences, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
    Fransis Crick. From DNA to neurobiology

  • Maciej Szymanski, Department of Computational Biology, Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
    Genetic code

  • Barbara Nawrot, Department of Bioorganic Chemistry, Centre of Molecular and Macromolecular Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences, Łódź, Poland
    Why Nature introduced sulfur to the wobble nucleosides of transfer RNAs

Special Satellite Session 1 (15:30-17:00)

This session is co-organized by Ludwik Hirszfeld Institute of Immunology and Experimental Therapy in Wrocław - Polish Academy of Science
Place:room: East Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
Glycobiology
Chairs:Maciej Ugorski L. Hirszfeld Institute of Immunology and Experimental therapy, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wrocław, Poland
Piotr Laidler Chair of Medical Biochemistry, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Kraków, Poland
Marcin Czerwinski L. Hirszfeld Institute of Immunology and Experimental Therapy, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wrocław, Poland
Speakers:
  • Steven Spitalnik, Department of pathology, Columbia Univeristy, New York, USA
    Adventures in red blood cell biology: inspired by Elwira Lisowska and Jerzy Koscielak

  • Grazyna Palamarczyk, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
    Genetic alterations of the glycosylation pathway leading to diminished infectivity of 'Candida albicans'

  • Mariusz Olczak, Laboratory of Biochemistry, Faculty of Biotechnology, University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland
    Do nucleotide sugar transporters work as independent proteins to deliver substrates for glycosylation into Golgi lumen?

  • Krzysztof Zwierz, Łomża Medical College of the Universal Educational Society, Lomża, Poland
    Endothelial proteoglycans

  • Dorota Hoja-Lukowicz, Department of Glycoconjugate Biochemistry, Institute of Zoology, Jagiellonian University, Cracow, Poland
    Glycosylation in melanoma

  • Antoni Rozalski, Department of Immunology of Bacteria, Institute of Microbiology, Biotechnology and Immunology, University of Łódź, Łódź, Poland
    Chemical structure and biological role of lipopolisaccharides from bacteria of the 'Proteus' and 'Providencia genera'

  • Jolanta Lukasiewicz, Laboratory of Microbial Immunochemistry and Vaccines, Hirszfeld Institute of Immunology and Experimental therapy, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wroclaw, Poland
    Endotoxin-ficolin-3 interactions – specificity and cross-talk within the complement system

  • Tomasz Niedziela, Laboratory of Microbial Immunochemistry and Vaccines, Hirszfeld Institute of Immunology and Experimental therapy, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wroclaw, Poland
    Neoglycoconjugates as components of antibacterial vaccines. Anti-pertussis vaccines revisited.



Poster Session 1 (14:00-15:30)

Place:Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
ground floor
sessions:Session 1: Stem cells and engineering
Session 2: Unstructured proteins in health
Session 3: Plant Cell Biology and Biochemistry
Session 4: Molecular aspects of cancer development and progress
Session 5: Stem cells and cancer
Session 6: Moonlighting enzymes
Session 7: Plant Molecular Biology
Session 8: Quantitative proteomics
Session 9: Proteostasis and Stress response
Special Satellite Session 1: Glycobiology

15.09.2016 Thursday


Plenary lecture (09:00-10:00)

Place:room: East Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
Speaker:Nikolaus Rajewsky
Systems Biology of Gene Regulatory Elements, Berlin Institute for Medical Systems Biology, Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine, Berlin, Germany

Linear and circular RNAs

Session 11 (10:30-12:00)

Place:room: 1.03
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
Synthetic and System biology
Chairs:Marek Figlerowicz Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan, Poland and
Institute of Computing Science, Poznan University of Technology, Poznan, Poland
Piotr Zielenkiewicz Bioinformatics Department, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland and Plant Molecular Biology Department, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
Speakers:
  • Paweł Szczęsny, Department of Bioinformatics, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
    Synonymous mutations in the light of translational regulation

  • Katarzyna Purzycka, Department of Structural Chemistry and Biology of Nucleic Acids, Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan, Poland
    RNA 3D structure prediction for RNA nanodesign
Abstract oral presentation:
  • Aleksander Czogalla, Dominik J. Kauert, Eugene P. Petrov, Ralf Seidel, Petra Schwille
    The emerging role of origami DNA in studying membranerelated biological phenomena

  • Weronika Wronowska, Krzysztof Gogolewski, Anna Gambin,
    Metabolomic scale analysis of the mechanism of C2 ceramide induced cell death

Session 12 (12:30-14:30)

Place:room: 1.03
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
Analytics in biomedicine
Chair:Jerzy Silberring AGH University of Science and Technology, Department of Biochemistry and Neurobiology, Faculty of Materials Science and Ceramics, Krakow, Poland and Centre for Polymer and Carbon Materials, Polish Academy of Sciences, Zabrze, Poland
Speakers:
  • Andrzej Lewenstam, Faculty of Materials Science and Ceramics, AGH-University of Science and Technology, Kraków, Poland; Centre for Process Analytical Chemistry and Sensor Technology (ProSens), Process Chemistry Centre, Åbo Akademi University, Åbo-Turku, Finland
    Novel multisensor platforms for biomedical analysis of electrolytes and monitoring of ion-transport through biological membranes

  • Klaudia Skrzypek, Department of Transplantation, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Kraków, Poland
    Two faces of transcription factor SNAIL

  • Piotr Wardega, NanoTemper Technologies Sp. z o.o., Kraków, Poland
    Free solution-based diverse quantitative biomolecular analytics with microscale thermophoresis (MST)
Abstract oral presentation:
  • Anna Philips, Ireneusz Stolarek, Bogna Kuczkowska, Piotr Kozłowski, Marek Figlerowicz
    Microbial profiling of 1000-2000 year old human remains


Session 13 (12:30-14:00)

Place:room: East Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
Multiple approaches to structure in molecular biology (part 1)
Chair:Mariusz Jaskólski Center for Biocrystallographic Research, Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan, Poland; Department of Crystallography, Faculty of Chemistry, A. Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
Speakers:
  • David Stuart, Division of Structural Biology, University of Oxford, The Henry Wellcome Building for Genomic Medicine, Headington, Oxford, UK; Diamond Light Source Ltd, Harwell Science &Innovation Campus, Didcot, UK
    A personal view of advances in diffraction and imaging methods for structural biology

  • Marcin Nowotny, Laboratory of Protein Structure, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Warsaw, Poland
    cryo-EM

  • Thomas White, Center for Free Electron Laser Science, DESY, Hamburg, Germany
    Structural biology with XFEL radiation

  • Tomasz Cierpicki, Department of Pathology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Biostructural NMR

Session 13 (15:30-17:00)

Place:room: East Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
Multiple approaches to structure in molecular biology (part 2)
Chair:Mariusz Jaskólski Center for Biocrystallographic Research, Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan, Poland; Department of Crystallography, Faculty of Chemistry, A. Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
Speakers:
  • Wojciech Rypniewski, Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan, Poland
    Overview of macromolecular crystallography

  • Maciej Kozak, Adam Mickiewicz University, Department of Macromolecular Physics, Poznań, Poland
    Bio-SAXS

  • Michal Dadlez, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; Warsaw University, Biology Department, Institute of Genetics and Biotechnology, Warsaw, Poland
    Biological Mass Spectrometry

  • Janusz Bujnicki, Laboratory of Bioinformatics and Protein Engineering, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Warsaw, Poland; Bioinformatics Laboratory, Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Faculty of Biology, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
    Interface of bioinformatics and experimental methods

  • Wladek Minor, Department of Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
    Structural databases and data mining

Session 14 (12:30-14:00)

Place:room: West Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
Signalling in Bacteria
Chairs:Dagmara Jakimowicz Faculty of Biotechnology, University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland
Anna Zawilak-Pawlik Institute of Immunology and Experimental Therapy, Polish Academy of Sciences, Department of Microbiology, Wroclaw, Poland
Jolanta Zakrzewska-Czerwińska Faculty of Biotechnology, University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland
Speakers:
  • Steffen Backert, Department of Biology, Friedrich-Alexander-University, Erlangen, Germany
    Oncogenic signal transduction by the gastric pathogen Helicobacter pylori

  • Mark Buttner, Department Molecular Microbiology, John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK
    c-di-GMP controls Streptomyces development

  • Patrick Viollier, Department of Microbiology and Molecular Medicine, University of Geneva Medical School, Geneva, Switzerland
    Cell cycle and environmental control of chromosome hypomethylation

Session 15 (15:30-17:00)

Place:room: 1.03
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
Biotechnology
Chairs:Marcin Łukaszewicz Faculty of Biotechnology, University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland
Anna Krasowska Faculty of Biotechnology, University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland
Speakers:
  • Kornel L. Kovacs, Department of Biotechnology, Department of Oral Biology and Experimental Dentistry, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
    Biogas from unusual substrates

  • Piotr Młynarz, Department of Bioorganic Chemistry, Wroclaw University of Technology, Wroclaw, Poland
    Application of metabolomics in biotechnology – future or past

  • Yusuf Deeni, School of Science, Engineering & Technology, Abertay University, Dundee, Scotland, UK
    Novel approaches to understanding the behaviour of cancer cells and to overcome drug resistance

  • Marius Henkel, Institute of Food Science and Biotechnology, Department of Bioprocess Engineering, University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany
    Model-Based Concepts for Advanced Bioprocess Control
Abstract oral presentation:
  • Magdalena Działo, Jan Szopa-Skórkowski, Magdalena Żuk
    Epigenetic modulation of the chalcone synthase gene activity in flax

  • Katarzyna Haldys, Waldemar Goldeman, Rafal Latajka
    Inhibition kinetics of aryl thiosemicarbazone derivatives on mushroom tyrosinase

  • Alicja M. Sochaj-Gregorczyk, Anna Serwotka-Suszczak and Jacek Otlewski
    A novel affibody-auristatin E conjugate that targets HER2-positive cancer cell lines

Session 16 (15:30-17:00)

Place:room: West Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
RNA biology
Chair:Artur Jarmołowski Department of Gene Expression, Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Faculty of Biology, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poznań, Poland
Speakers:
  • Krzysztof Sobczak, Department of Gene Expression, Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
    Transcriptome changes induced by toxic RNA in myotonic dystrophy

  • Andrzej Dziembowski, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
    Human exoribonucleases in health and disease
Abstract oral presentation:
  • Anna Kurzynska-Kokorniak, Maria Pokornowska, Natalia Koralewska, Weronika Hoffmann, Krystyna Bienkowska-Szewczyk, Marek Figlerowicz
    Revealing a new activity of the human Dicer DUF283 domain

  • Cecilia Winata; Leszek Pryszcz; Maciej Łapiński; Vladimir Korzh, Sinnakaruppan Mathavan
    Translational regulation of maternal transcripts during zebrafish mid-blastula transition


Poster Session 2 (14:00-15:30)

Place:Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
ground floor
sessions:Session 11: Synthetic and System biology
Session 12: Analytics in biomedicine
Session 13: Multiple approaches to structure in molecular biology
Session 14: Signalling in Bacteria
Session 15: Biotechnology
Session 16: RNA biology
Session 17: EMBO Session
Session 18: Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology
Session 19: Bioenergetics
Session 20: Bioinformatics
Session 21: Varia
Satellite Session 4: Science and Business
Late abstracts

16.09.2016 Friday


Session 17 (9:00-10:30)

Place:room: East Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
EMBO Session - Proteins and nucleic acids (part 1)
Chairs:Igor Konieczny Intercollegiate Faculty of Biotechnology of University of Gdansk and Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
Joanna Sułkowska Centre of New Technologies, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland; Faculty of Chemistry, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
Speakers:
  • Magdalena Boguta, Department of Genetics, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
    Control of tRNA transcription

  • Janusz Bujnicki, Laboratory of Bioinformatics and Protein Engineering, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Warsaw, Poland; Bioinformatics Laboratory, Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Faculty of Biology, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
    Computational prediction of RNA 3D structures and structure-based design of RNA sequences

  • Agnieszka Chacińska, Laboratory of Mitochondrial Biogenesis, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Warsaw, Poland
    Mitochondrial signaling and protein homeostasis

  • Joanna Sułkowska, Centre of New Technologies, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland; Faculty of Chemistry, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    Role of non-trivial topology for function of Methyltransferases

Session 17 (11:00-12:30)

Place:room: East Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
EMBO Session - Proteins and nucleic acids (part2)
Chairs:Igor Konieczny Intercollegiate Faculty of Biotechnology of University of Gdansk and Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
Joanna Sułkowska Centre of New Technologies, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland; Faculty of Chemistry, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
Speakers:
  • Krzysztof Liberek, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Intercollegiate Faculty of Biotechnology, University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Small heat shock proteins in protein aggregation and disaggregation

  • Marcin Nowotny, Laboratory of Protein Structure, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Warsaw, Poland
    Structure and mechanism of reverse transcriptases

  • Mattias Bochtler, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Warsaw, Poland; Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics PAS, Warsaw, Poland
    DNA methylation and hydroxymethylation

  • Igor Konieczny, Intercollegiate Faculty of Biotechnology of University of Gdansk and Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Replication initiation proteins and strand-specific replisome assembly

Session 18 (9:00-10:30)

Place:room: 1.03
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology
Chair:Jacek Jaworski Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Warsaw, Poland
Speakers:
  • Monika Zaręba-Kozioł, The Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw, Poland
    The role of protein S-palmitoylation in the developement of chronic stress disorders

  • Jacek Jaworski, Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Warsaw, Poland
    Molecular aspects of mTOR involvement in neuronal development

  • Jerzy Mozrzymas, Department of Animal Molecular Physiology, Institute of Experimental Biology, Wroclaw University, Wroclaw, Poland; Laboratory of Neuroscience, Department of Biophysics, Wroclaw Medical University Wroclaw, Poland
    Molecular and kinetic scenarios of GABAA receptor activation: between agonist binding and channel opening

Session 19 (9:00-10:30)

Place:room: West Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
Bioenergetics (part 1)
Chairs:Adam Szewczyk Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw, Poland
Jerzy Duszyński Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw, Poland
Lech Wojtczak Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw, Poland
Speakers:
  • Gerhard Thiel, Membrane Biophysics Group, Department of Biology,Technische Universität Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany
    Viral ion channels: small, active and informative

  • Hanna Jańska, Faculty of Biotechnology, University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland
    Proteolytic control of mitochondrial biogenesis
Abstract oral presentation:
  • Izabela Broniarek, Agnieszka Kozieł, Wiesława Jarmuszkiewicz
    Endothelial mitochondria and elevated level of free fatty acids

  • Michal Rurek, Andrzej Woyda-Ploszczyca, Wieslawa Jarmuszkiewicz
    Diverse functional responses of plant mitochondria in stress and recovery

Session 19 (11:00-12:30)

Place:room: West Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
Bioenergetics (part2)
Chairs:Adam Szewczyk Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw, Poland
Jerzy Duszyński Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw, Poland
Lech Wojtczak Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw, Poland
Speakers:
  • Wiesław Gruszecki, Department of Biophysics, Institute of Physics, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin, Poland
    Molecular mechanisms govering energy flows in the photosynthetic apparatus of plants

  • Mariusz Więckowski, Department of Biochemistry, Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
    Mitochondrial dysfunction-related intracellular oxidative stress in mitochondrial disorders
Abstract oral presentation:
  • Daria Grobys, Andonis Karachitos, Hanna Kmita
    The impact of human VDAC isoforms on cell viability of the yeast Saccharomyces
    cerevisiae Huntington’s disease model

  • Agnieszka Kiełbasa, Piotr Koprowski, Bogusz Kulawiak, Adam Szewczyk
    Mechanosensitivity of mitochondrial largeconductance Ca2+-activated K+ channel.

Session 20 (11:00-12:30)

Place:room: 1.03
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
Bioinformatics
Chair:Małgorzata Kotulska Department of Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Fundamental Problems of Technology, Wroclaw University of Technology, Wroclaw, Poland
Speakers:
  • Sven J. Saupe, Institut de Biochimie et de Génétique Cellulaire, Universite de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    Amyloid signaling motifs in programmed cell death pathways in fungi

  • Gert Vriend, Radboud University Medical Centre, Centre for Molecular and Biomolecular Informatics (CMBI), Nijmegen, Netherlands
    HOPE for the future? Bioinformatics to the rescue!

  • Witold Rudnicki, Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics, University of Bialystok, Bialystok, Poland
    Identification of informative variables: a tool for knowledge discovery in life sciences

Plenary and closing lecture (14:00-15:30)

Place:room: 1.03+1.05
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
Speaker:Ada Yonath
Department of Structural Biology, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

Next generation antibiotics

Satellite Sessions:


14.09.2016 Wednesday

Satellite session 2 (17:00-18:30)

Place:room: West Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
L’Oreal Session
Chairs:Anna Grochot-Przeczek Department of Medical Biotechnology, Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
Alicja Józkowicz, Department of Medical Biotechnology, Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
Speakers:
  • Maria Anna Ciemerych-Litwinienko, Department of Cytology, Faculty of Biology, Institute of Zoology, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    Stem cells – how to turn them into skeletal muscles

  • Marta Miączyńska, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology,Warsaw, Poland
    Inflammatory signaling from the endocytic pathway

  • Agnieszka Jaźwa, Department of Medical Biotechnology, Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Development and function of distinct populations of cardiac macrophages in healthy and injured heart

  • Katarzyna Kamińska, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology & TherVira, Warsaw, Poland
    Small virus, big problem - why do we still need a drug for flu?

Satellite session 3 (17:00-18:30)

Place:room: East Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
Science and Society
Chair:Przemysław Wojtaszek Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
Speakers:
  • Karin Metzlaff, Executive Director, European Plant Science Organisation, EPSO; Brussels, Belgium
    EPSO – who represents plant science in Europe, how can YOU have a say and get involved? - Science, science policy and science with society

  • Ewa Kulczykowska, Department of Genetics and Marine Biotechnology, Institute of Oceanology Polish Academy of Sciences, Sopot, Poland
    Science Cafe in the wild

  • Joanna Hoffmann, University of Arts in Poznań
    Art in the Society of Knowledge

15.09.2016 Thursday

Satellite session 4 (17:00-18:30)

Place:room: 1.01
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
Science and Business
Chair:Roman Sakowicz Gilead Sciences, Inc. Foster City, USA
  • Roman Sakowicz, Gilead Sciences, Inc. Foster City, USA
    Clever idea is not enough - drug discovery journey

  • Katarzyna Kolodziej, PharmaMatch B.V, The Netherlands
    What You Should Know About Generic Drugs

  • MIłosz Gruca, Selvita S.A.
    Innovative drug discovery in Poland. Selvita case.

  • Ludwik Jujeczka, SciencePharma, Poland
    From an idea to the pharma industry. Opportunities for bio laboratories.


Satellite session 5 (17:00-18:30)

Place:room: 1.05
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
Women in Science
Chair:Agnieszka Chacińska International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Warsaw, Poland
Panelists:
  • Maria A. Ciemerych, Department of Cytology, Faculty of Biology, Institute of Zoology, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland

  • Claudine Kieda, Centre for Molecular Biophysics, Cell Recognition and Glycobiology, Orléans, France; Malopolska Biotechnology Centre, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland

  • Marta Miaczynska,International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology,Warsaw, Poland

  • Joanna Sulkowska, Centre of New Technologies, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland; Faculty of Chemistry, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland


Sponsored Sessions, Presentations and Workshops:


14.09.2016 Wednesday

Workshop

Time & place:Workshop 10:00-13:00
room: 0.31
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
BioanalyticsBioanalytics_200px
Speaker:Maciej Stopa - Bioanalytic Maciej Stopa, Gdańsk, Poland
Title:Next Generation Cell Analysis
czyli od liczenia do obrazowania komórek
Programme:
  • Automatyczne liczniki komórek jako standaryzacja wstępnych procedur analitycznych

  • Podręczna mikroskopia fluorescencyjna

  • Automatyczne, fluorescencyjne obrazowanie komórek typu HCA–metoda standaryzacji badań podstawowych i przedklinicznych: aparatura i aplikacje
Downloads: PDF_iconInvitation

Workshop

Time & place:Workshop 14:00-17:00
room: 0.31
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
BioanalyticsBioanalytics_200px
Speaker:Maciej Stopa - Bioanalytic Maciej Stopa, Gdańsk, Poland
Title:Next Generation Sample Preparation
czyli jak efektywnie standaryzować próbki biologiczne
Programme:
  • Urządzenia do szybkiej i efektywnej homogenizacji próbek biologicznych

  • Urządzenie do zabezpieczania próbek biologicznych przed degradacją poprzez inaktywację enzymów

  • Akcesoria do nowoczesnego przechowywania, zamrażania, termostatowania próbek biologicznych
Downloads: PDF_iconInvitation

Session

Time & place:Session 14:00-14:00
room: 1.03
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
MerckMerck_200px
Speaker:Karina Błachnio - Market Segment Manager, Merck Sp. z o.o., Warsaw, Poland
Title:Advance your biomarker research with the best multiplexing technology

Session

Time & place:Session 14:50-15:20
room: East Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
BiomedicaBiomedica_200px
Speaker:Markus Roucka - VelaLabs GmbH, Vienna, Austria
Title:An orthogonal view on the characterization of Biosimilars with focus on glycosylation patterns

Presentation

Time & place:Presentation during Session 9: Proteostasis and stress response
15:30-17:30
room: 1.05
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
NanoTemper TechnologiesNanotemper_200px
Speaker:Piotr Wardega - NanoTemper Technologies Sp. z o.o., Kraków, Poland
Title:High resolution label-free protein stability assessment employing nanoDSF technology

15.09.2016 Thursday

Session

Time & place:Session 10:00-10:30
room: East Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
Novilet Sp. z o.oNovilet_200px
Speaker:Tomasz Czechowski - Novilet Sp. z o.o., Poznań, Poland
Title:Fast pO2 and pH imaging in living organisms and tissues by EPR techniques

Presentation

Time & place:Presentation during Session 12: Analytics in biomedicine
12:30-14:30
room: 1.03
Congress Venue, Faculty of Biotechnology
NanoTemper TechnologiesNanotemper_200px
Speaker:Piotr Wardega - NanoTemper Technologies Sp. z o.o., Kraków, Poland
Title:Free solution-based diverse quantitative biomolecular analytics with microscale thermophoresis (MST)

Session

Time & place:Session 10:30-11:00
room: West Lecture Hall
Congress Venue, Institute of Informatics
ALAB Sp. z o.o.Alab_200px
Speaker:... - ALAB Sp. z o.o., Warsaw, Poland
Title:SONY - cell sorters and spectral flow cytometers