Konstanz Symposium Chemical Biology 2010

16-18 June 2010, Steigenberger Inselhotel, Konstanz

Programme

Wednesday, June 16 2010

15:00 - 15:10 h Welcome: Andreas Marx, Coordinator KoRS-CB, University of Konstanz & Greeting: Ulrich Rüdiger, Rector of the University of Konstanz

15:10 - 16:10 h Keynote by Aaron Ciechanover: The Ubiquitin Proteolytic System - From Basic Mechanisms and onto Human Diseases and Drug Targeting (Video of the full keynote talk)

16:10 - 16:50 h Huib Ovaa (Amsterdam): Chemistry and Biology of Protein Degradation and Antigen Presentation

16:50 - 17:30 h Hermann Schindelin (Würzburg): Protein Folding and Misfolding in the Endoplasmic Reticulum

17:30 - 18:10 h Christoph Schmidt (Göttingen): Mechanics of Protein Nano-Shells: Microtubules and Viruses

18:30 h Boat trip to Mainau & Mainau-Dinner (Comturey-Keller)

Thursday, June 17 2010

09:00 - 10:00 h Keynote by Jean-Marie Lehn: Perspectives in Chemistry: From Supramolecular towards Adaptive Chemistry - Bioorganic Aspects (Video of the full keynote talk)

10:00 - 10:40 h Günter von Kiedrowski (Bochum): Systems Chemistry

11:10 - 11:50 h Richard R. Schmidt (Konstanz): Glycoside Bond Formation - Application to Glycoconjugate Synthesis and Biological Studies

11:50 - 12:30 h Chi-Huey Wong (Taipei): Post-Translational Glycosylation: Challenges and Opportunities

15:00 - 15:40 h Rick Morimoto (Evanston): The Proteostasis Challenge: Maintaining the Proteome in Stress, Aging, and Diseases of Protein Conformation

15:40 - 16:20 h Bernd Bukau (Heidelberg): Mechanisms of Chaperones in Protein Quality Control

16:50 - 17:30 h Herbert Waldmann (Dortmund): Biology Oriented Synthesis

17:30 - 18:10 h Oliver Kohlbacher (Tübingen): Going Nonlinear - Machine Learning Methods in QSAR and QSPR

19:00 h Dinner (Steigenberger)

Friday, June 18 2010

09:00 - 09:40 h Jeffery W. Kelly (La Jolla): Adapting Proteostasis to Ameliorate Human Disease

09:40 - 10:20 h Christian Hertweck (Jena): Exploring and Engineering Polyketide Diversity in Microorganisms

10:50 - 11:30 h Burkhard Becher (Zürich): Tales of T Cell Polarization: from 'Cocktail-Immunology', Positive-Publication-Bias and Negative Data

11:30 - 12:10 h Alexander Flügel (Göttingen): Autoimmunity in Real Time: How Encephalitogenic T Cells Attack the Brain

12:10 h Concluding remarks

Impressions

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