Mitosis: Spindle Assembly and Function


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August 5, 2012
4:00PM – 9:00PM Conference Registration
6:00PM – 7:00 PM FASEB Opening Reception
7:00PM – 8:30 PM Dinner
8:45PM – 10:00PM Conly Rieder,
“Mitosis, a perspective from the past, present, and into the future”
Monday,
August 6, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 1:
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Mitotic Spindle Assembly. Chair: Duane Compton (Dartmouth
University)
9:00AM – 9:15AM Welcome from FASEB
9:15AM - 9:45AM Gohta Goshima, Nagoya University, Nagoya Japan “Mechanisms of
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microtubule formation during spindle assembly”
9:45AM –10:15AM Rebecca Heald, University of California-Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
“Mitotic spindle assembly and scaling in Xenopus”
10:15AM – 10:30 AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
10:30AM – 11:00AM Group photo & FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
11:00AM – 11:30AM Pat Wadsworth, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
“Regulation of spindle assembly by motors and MAPs”
11:30AM – 12:00PM Tarun Kapoor, Rockefeller Univeristy, New York, NY “Title of talk”
12:00PM – 12:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
12:15PM – 1:15PM Lunch
Free Afternoon
4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 1
6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner
Session 2:
7:00PM – 9:45PM
Quantitative Approaches to Mitosis
Chair: Jason Swedlow, Univ. Dundee, UK. Session Chair
7:00PM - 7:30PM Gaudenz Danuser, Harvard University Boston, MA
“Title of talk
7:30PM – 8:00PM Francois Nedelec, European Molecular Biology Institute,
Heidelberg, Germany
“Mathematical modeling of mitotic spindle assembly”
8:00PM – 8:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
8:15PM – 8:30PM Break
8:30PM – 8:45PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
8:45PM – 9:15PM Daniel Gerlich, ETH-Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
“Live-cell imaging based RNAi screening for mitotic regulators”
9:15PM – 9:45PM Silvie Tournier, Universite of Toulouse, Toulouse, France
“A computational model that simulates mitosis accurately”
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Tuesday,
August 7, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 3
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Centrosome Structure and Function
Pat Wadsworth, University of Massachusetts
9:00AM - 9:30AM Renato Basto, Institute Curie, Paris, France
“Investigating the link between centrosomes and tumorigenesis”
9:30PM –10:00AM Monica Bettencourt-Dias, Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciencia, Portugal
“Control of Centrosome Duplication: Right time, Right Place and
Only Once”
10:00AM – 10:15AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
10:15AM – 10:45AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:45AM – 11:15PM Alexey Khodjakov, Wadsworth Center, Albany, NY
“Origin of K-fibers in mammals: Centrosomes vs. Kinetochores”
11:15PM – 12:00PM Tim Stearns, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
“Duplication and segregation of centrioles in mitosis”
12:00PM – 12:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
12:15PM – 1:15PM
1:15PM – 2:15PM
Lunch
Meet the Expert
Free Afternoon
4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 2
6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner
Session 4:
7:00PM – 9:45PM
Kinetochore Assembly and Function
Daniela Cimini, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg,VA
7:00PM - 7:30PM Iain Cheeseman, Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
Cambridge, MA
“Generating a dynamic kinetochore-microtubule interface”
7:30PM – 8:00PM Jennifer DeLuca, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
“The making and breaking of dynamic kinetochore-microtubule
attachments
8:00PM – 8:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
8:15PM – 8:30PM Break
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8:30PM – 8:45PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
8:45PM – 9:15PM Sue Biggins, Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Institute, Seattle,
WA
“Analysis of reconstituted kinetochore-microtubule attachments
9:15PM – 9:45PM Todd Stukenberg, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
“TBA”
Wednesday,
August 8, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 5
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Chromosome Structure and Function
Sue Biggins, Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Institute, Seattle,
WA
9:00AM - 9:30AM Kerry Bloom, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
“ Springs and struts in the mitotic spindle”
9:30PM –10:00AM Yoshi Watanabe, Laboratory of Chromosome Dynamics, Tokyo,
Japan
“Tension across centromeres changes centromeric protection by
shugoshin”
10:00AM – 10:15AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
10:15AM – 10:45AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:45AM – 11:15PM William Earnshaw, University of Edinburgh, UK
“Structure of the vertebrate kinetochore”
11:15PM – 12:00PM Jason Swedlow, University of Dundee, Scotland
“Signaling and mechanics at the human mitotic centromere and
kinetochore”
12:00PM – 12:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
12:15PM – 1:15PM Lunch
Free Afternoon
4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 3
6:00PM – 7:30PM Dinner
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Session 8:
7:30PM – 9:45PM
Mitosis Career Symposium
Alexey Khodjakov, Wadworth Center
7:30PM - 8:15PM Ted Salmon, UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
“TBA”
8:15PM – 9:00PM Dick McIntosh, UC-Boulder, CO
“Forces that move chromosomes toward the spindle pole”
9:00PM – 9:45PM Maryanne Jordan, UC-Santa Barbara
“Taxol, mitosis and cell death”
Thursday,
August 9, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 7
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Cytokinesis and Mitotic Exit
Tarun Kapoor, Rockefeller University, New York, NY
9:00AM - 9:30AM Fred Chang, Columbia University, New York
“Dynamics of the contractile ring”
9:30PM –10:00AM Francis Barr, University of Liverpool, UK
“Title of talk
10:00AM – 10:15AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
10:15AM – 10:45AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:45AM – 11:15PM Matthias Peter, ETH-Zurich Switzerland
“Title of talk”
11:15PM – 12:00PM Susanne Lens, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands
“Identification of de-ubiquitating enzymes that control cytokinesis”
12:00PM – 12:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
12:15PM – 12:45PM Business Meeting
12:45PM – 1:45PM Lunch
Session 8:
2:00PM – 5:45PM
Chromosome Segregation and Aneuploidy
Mary Ann Jordan, University of California- Santa Barbara
3:00PM - 3:30PM Angelika Amon, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge,
MA
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“Title of talk
3:30PM – 4:00PM David Pellman, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA
“Title of talk
4:00PM – 4:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
4:15PM – 4:30PM Break
4:30PM – 4:45PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
4:45PM – 5:15PM Daniela Cimini, Virginia Tech Blacksburg, VA
“Cellular mechanisms of chromosome mis-segregation and
aneuploidy
5:15PM – 5:45PM Michael Lampson, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
“Sensing centromere tension: Aurora B signaling and chromosome
segregation”
6:00PM – 7:00PM
7:00PM – 8:30PM
9:00PM – 12:00AM
Cocktails
Dinner
Party
Friday,
August 10, 2012
7:30AM – 8:30AM
Breakfast
Session 9
8:30AM – 11:30AM
Mitosis in Development
Chair, Rebecca Heald, UC-Berkeley
8:30AM - 9:00AM Cayetano Gonzalez, IRB-Barcelona
“Brain tumor growth in Drosophila
9:00AM – 9:30AM Rong Li, Stowers Institute, Kansas City
“Mitotic cell division in budding yeast: equality or lack of makes the
difference
9:30AM – 9:45AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
9:45AM – 10:00AM Break
10:00AM – 10:15AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
10:15AM – 10:45AM Yixian Zheng, Carnegie Institute of Washington, Baltimore, MD
“The spindle matrix and development
10:45AM – 11:15PM Christian Lehner, University of Zurich, Switzerland
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“Title of talk”
11:15AM – 11:30AM Closing Comments
11:30AM Departures
Boxed Lunches Available

5 Aug - 10 Aug 2012

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