Regulatory & Non-Coding RNAs

You are cordially invited to participate in a new conference on Regulatory & Non-Coding RNAs to be held at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. The opening session will begin at 7:30 pm on Tuesday, August 28 and the meeting will end after lunch on Saturday, September 1, 2012. As currently planned, the program will have eight sessions devoted to oral presentations, together with three poster sessions for presentations which cannot be accommodated in the formal sessions. Selection of talks for the oral sessions will be made by the organizers in conjunction with the session chairpersons, from the submitted abstracts.

Topics:
Biological Function of miRNAs
Mechanisms of miRNA-mediated Gene Silencing
siRNAs and piRNAs
Non-coding RNAs in Prokaryotes
Silencing Pathways in Plants
Transcriptional Gene Silencing
Catalytic RNAs
Long Non-Coding RNAs
+ show speakers and program
Keynote Speakers:
Howard Chang, Stanford University
Jennifer Doudna, HHMI/University of California, Berkeley

Discussion Leaders:
Victor Ambros, University of Massachusetts Medical School
David Bartel, Whitehead Institute/MIT/HHMI
Julius Brennecke, IMBA, Austria
Adrian Ferre-D’Amare, National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute
Thomas Gingeras, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Shiv Grewal, National Intitutes of Health
Steven Jacobsen, University of California, Los Angeles
Robert Martienssen, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Joshua Mendell, John Hopkins University School of Medicine
Danesh Moazed, Harvard University
Amy Pasquinelli, University of California, San Diego
John Rinn, Harvard University
Mikiko Siomi, Keio University Global Center of Excellence Program, Japan
John van der Oost, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
Joerg Vogel, University of Wurzburg, Germany
Olivier Voinnet, Institut de Biologie Moleculaire des Plantes, Switzerland
Gregory Hannon, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Elisa Izaurralde, Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology, Germany
Michael Terns, University of Georgia

28 Aug - 1 Sep 2012
cold spring harbor
United States of America
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