International Symposium on proteases, inhibitors and biological control

The symposium will cover :

biochemical and structural aspects of all catalytic types of proteases and their inhibitors,
their mechanisms of action,
physiological role of proteases and their inhibitors in:
apoptosis,
blood clotting,
tumour growth and progression,
antigen presentation,
genetic disorders,
plant defence system,
insects and parasites,
viral and bacterial diseases.

+ show speakers and program
Francesc X. Aviles (Autonomous University of Barcelona)
Klaudia Brix (Jacobs University Bremen)
Shoichi Ishiura (The University of Tokyo)
Gilles Lalmanach (Université François Rabelais)
Lukas Mach (University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences)
Christopher Overall (University of British Columbia)
Yasuhiko Ozaki (Nagoya City University Medical School)
Gunnar Pejler (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences)
Christoph Peters (Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg)
Jan Potempa (Jagiellonian University)
Bonnie F. Sloane (Wayne State University)
Christian P. Sommerhoff (University of Münich)
Hiroyuki Sorimachi (The Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science "Rinshoken")
Peter Vandenabeele (VIB - Ghent University)
Kenji Yamamoto (Kyushu University)
Boris Zhivotovsky (Karolinska Institutet)
Guy Salvesen (Burnham Institute)
Agnes Noël (University of Liege)
Alla Gustchina (NCI Frederick)
James Huntington (University of Cambridge)
Janko Kos (Jozef Stefan Institute)
Rob Pike (Monash University)
Joe Trapani (Peter Mac Cancer Centre)
Kris Gevaert (VIB - Ghent University)
Matt Bogyo (Stanford University)
Walter Stocker (Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz)
Hans-Ulrich Demuth (Probiodrug AG, Germany)
Kris Gevaert (VIB - Ghent University)
Manuel E. Than (FLI - Leibniz Institute for Age Research )
Nobuhiko Katunuma (Tokushima Bunri University)

25 Sep - 29 Sep 2012
Portoroz
Slovenia
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