Virus Structure and Assembly


+ show speakers and program
Sunday,
June 10, 2012
4:00PM – 9:00AM Conference Registration
6:00PM – 7:00 PM FASEB Opening Reception
7:00PM – 8:30 PM Dinner
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8:45PM – 10:00PM Keynote Speakers:
Michael Rossmann, Purdue University.
“Understanding a Virus”
Roger Hendrix, University of Pittsburgh,
“Understanding a Phage”
Monday,
June 11, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 1:
9:00AM – 12:30 PM
Virus machines: structure and mechanics
Session Chair: Jack Johnson, Scripps Research Institute
9:00AM – 9:15AM Welcome from FASEB
9:15AM - 9:45AM Jack Johnson, Scripps Research Institute
“Bacteriophage maturation: insights into elegantly programmed
nano-machines”
9:45AM –10:15AM Mavis Agbandje-McKenna, University of Florida
“Structurally mapping the AAV life cycle, one step at a time”
10:15AM – 10:45 AM Alasdair Steven, NIH
“Quasi-equivalence and Conformational Epitopes of Hepatitis B
Virus Capsids”
10:45AM – 11:15 AM Group photo & FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
11:15AM – 11:45 AM Hong Zhou , UCLA
“Cytomegalovirus structures”
11:45AM – 12:15 PM Mark Yeager, University of Virginia
“Mechanisms of HIV Capsid Assembly Revealed by Electron and Xray
Crystallography of the CA Protein”
12:15 PM – 12:30 PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
12:30PM – 1:30 PM Lunch
Free Afternoon
4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 1
6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner
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Session 2:
7:00PM – 9:45PM
Entry machines: attachment and initial steps
Session Chair: Erica Saphire, Scripps Research Institute
7:00PM - 7:30PM Erica Saphire, Scripps Research Institute
“New ideas in Ebola virus entry and matrix assembly”
7:30PM – 8:00PM Sriram Subramaniam, NIH
“Structure of trimeric HIV-1 envelope glycoproteins and
mechanisms of cellular entry”
8:00PM – 8:30PM Mark van Raaij, Centro Nacional de Biotecnologia, Spain
“Receptor-binding fibres of bacteriophages T4 and T7”
8:30PM – 8:45PM Break
8:45PM – 9:00PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
9:00PM – 9:30PM Hyeryun Choe, Harvard Medical School
“The potential for emergence of New World hemorrhagic fever
arenaviruses: structural implications”
9:30PM – 10:00PM Christian Cambillau, CNRS, France
“Deciphering the determinants of lactococcal phages adhesion to
their hosts using structural determination of their baseplates”
Tuesday,
June 12, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 3:
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Entry machines 2: mechanism
Session Chair: Sean Whelan, Harvard
9:00AM - 9:30AM Sean Whelan, Harvard
“Host determinants of viral entry”
9:30PM –10:00AM Richard Plemper, Emory
“Insights from the Measles Virus System Illuminate Paramyxovirus
Assembly and Entry”
10:00AM – 10:30AM Ekaterina Heldwein, Tufts
"Structural insights into herpesvirus entry"
10:30AM – 11:00AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
11:00AM – 11:30PM Petr Leiman, Instit. of Physics, Lausanne
“Structure and function of contractile injection systems”
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11:30PM – 12:00PM Felix Rey, Instit. Pasteur
“Virus-cell and cell-cell fusion: unexpected structural relations
between cell-cell fusion proteins of the FF family and viral class II
fusion proteins”
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 – 10:00PM
Intracellular machines: trafficking and replication
Session Chair: Jolanda Smit, UMC Groninger
7:00PM - 7:30PM Jolanda Smit, UMC Groninger
"Early events in dengue virus infection"
7:30PM – 8:00PM Ari Helenius, ETH Zurich, Institute of Biochemistry
"Vaccinia virus: Entry and uncoating"
8:00PM – 8:30PM Greg Smith. Northwestern
"Triggers of herpesvirus intracellular transport and neuroinvasion"
8:30PM – 8:45PM Break
8:45PM – 9:00PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
9:00PM – 9:30PM Sara Cherry, U. of Pennsylvania
“Using high-throughput RNAi screening to identify host factors
involved in viral replication”
9:30PM – 10:00PM Fred Homa, Univ. of Pittsburgh
“Early events in HSV-1 packaging and assembly”
Wednesday,
June 13, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 5:
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Genome Packaging Machines
Session Chair: Lindsay Black, U. of Maryland
9:00AM - 9:30AM Lindsay Black, U. of Maryland
“Dynamics of the T4 Phage DNA Packasome Motor”
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9:30PM –10:00AM Shelly Grimes, U. of Minnesota
“The DNA Packaging Motor of Bacteriophage phi29”
10:00AM – 10:30AM John Patton, NIH
“Link Between Rotavirus Genome Replication and Capsid
Assembly”
10:30AM – 11:00AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
11:00AM – 11:30PM Fred Antson, York University
“Structure and function of the SF6 small terminase”
11:30PM – 12:00PM Yann Chemla, U. of Illinois
“Pausing and Unpackaging by Phage T4 DNA Packaging Machine”
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 – 7:00PM Dinner
Session 6:
7:00PM – 10:00PM
Assembly machines 1: protein-protein interactions
Session Chair: Karen Maxwell, U. of Toronto
7:00PM - 7:30PM Karen Maxwell, U. of Toronto
“Conserved features of tail tip assembly”
7:30PM – 8:00PM Robert Garcea, U. of Colorado School of Medicine
“Nuclear Factories for Polyomavirus Assembly”
8:00PM – 8:30PM Carlos Catalano, U. of Washington
“Assembly and Enzymology of a Genome Packaging Motor”
8:30PM – 8:45PM Break
8:45PM – 9:00PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
9:00PM – 9:30PM Rebecca Craven, Penn. State
“Dissecting the interactions that control retroviral capsid assembly
and stability “
9:30PM – 10:00PM Ben Fane, U. of Arizona
“External scaffolding protein mediated morphogenesis, in vivo and
in vitro studies”
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Thursday,
June 14, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 7:
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Assembly machines 2: host cell interactions
Session Chair: Robert Lamb, Northwestern/HHMI
9:00AM - 9:30AM Robert Lamb, Northwestern/HHMI
"Membrane interactions in negative strand RNA enveloped virus
entry and assembly"
9:30PM –10:00AM Paula Traktman, Medical College of Wisconsin
“An update on the choreography of vaccinia virus morphogenesis”
10:00AM – 10:15AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
10:15AM – 10:45AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:45AM – 11:15PM Suchetana Mukhopadhyay, Indiana U.
“Host and viral factors that mediate alphavirus assembly and
disassembly “
11:15PM – 11:45PM Sherwood Casjens, U. of Utah
“Bacteriophage P22 capsid assembly”
11:45PM – 12:15PM Business Meeting
12:15PM – 1:15PM Lunch
Session 8:
4:00PM – 6:30PM
Exit machines: budding and lysis
Session Chair: Paul Bieniasz, Aaron Diamond AIDS Res./HHMI
4:00PM - 4:30PM Paul Bieniasz, Aaron Diamond AIDS Res./HHMI
“Inhibition of HIV-1 assembly and release by host genes”
4:30PM – 5:00PM Anthony Schmitt, Penn. State
"Viral and host protein interactions important for paramyxovirus
particle formation"
5:00PM – 5:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
5:15PM – 5:30PM Break
5:30PM – 6:00PM Winfreid Weissenhorn, Univ. Joseph Fourier-EMBL-CNRS
“Structure and regulation of ESCRT-III”
6:00PM – 6:30PM Vincent Fischetti, Rockefeller
“Using what phage have evolved over a billion years to kill grampositive
pathogens”
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7:00 – 8:30
8:30 - LATE
Dinner
Party
Friday,
June 15, 2012
7:30AM – 8:30AM Breakfast
Session 9:
9:00AM – 11:30PM
Virus: an evolution driving machine
Session Chair: Mark Young, Montana State
9:00AM - 9:30AM Mark Young, Montana State
“Insights from Archaeal Viruses”
9:30AM – 10:00AM Debbie Lindell, Israel Inst. of Technology
“Cyanophages – a selective force driving cyanobacterial genome
evolution”
10:00AM – 10:30AM Break
10:30AM – 11:00AM Didier Raoult, CNRS, France
“How giant viruses challenge definitions”
11:00AM – 11:15AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
11:15AM – 11:30AM Closing Comments
11:30AM Departures
Boxed Lunches Available

10 Jun - 15 Jun 2012

Saxtons River
United States of America
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