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The Biology and Physics of Bacterial Chromosome Organisation 2018

4—6 June 2018

Golden Tulip, Leiden, The Netherlands



Draft programme:

 

Monday, June 4th

10.00 – 10.20 Registration

 

Session 1: Chromosomes in the context of broader cell biology


10.20-10.30 Welcome from David Grainger

10.30-11.00 Christine Jacobs-Wagner

11.00-11-30 Coffee break

11.30-11.45 Talk selected from Abstracts

11.45-12.15 Emilia Mauriello

12.15-12.30 Talk selected from Abstracts

 

12:30-13:30 Lunch


Session 2: Chromosome segregation and cell division 


13.30-13.45 Talk selected from Abstracts

13.45-14.00 Talk selected from Abstracts

14.00-14.15 Talk selected from Abstracts

14.15-14.30 Talk selected from Abstracts

14.30-15.00 Coffee Break

15.00-15.30 George Fantner

15.30-15.45 Talk selected from Abstracts

15.45-16.00 Talk selected from Abstracts

 

16.00-17.00 Poster Session

 

Tuesday, June 5th

Session 3: Chromosome structuring and dynamics

 

09.00 – 09.30 Sankar Adhya

09.30 – 09.45 Talk selected from Abstracts

09.45 – 10.00 Talk selected from Abstracts

10.00 – 10.15 Talk selected from Abstracts

10.30 – 11.00: Coffee Break

11.00 – 11.30 Frédéric Boccard

11.30 – 11.45 Talk selected from Abstracts

11.45 – 12.00 Talk selected from Abstracts

12.00-12.30 Talk selected from Abstracts

 

12.30 – 13.30 Lunch


Session 4: Single Molecules


13.30 – 14.00 Mike Heilemann

14.00 – 14.15 Talk selected from Abstracts

14.15 – 14.30 Talk selected from Abstracts

14.30 – 15.00 Coffee Break

15.00 – 15.30 Cees Dekker

15.30 – 15.45 Talk selected from Abstracts

15:45-16.00 Talk selected from Abstracts

 

16.00-17.00 Poster Session


18.00 Museum tour and buffet dinner

 

Wednesday, June 6th

Session 5: DNA folding and transcription


09.30 – 10.00 Karin Schnetz

10.00 – 10.15 Talk selected from Abstracts

10.15-10.30 Talk selected from Abstracts

10.30-10.45 Talk selected from Abstracts

10.45-11.00 Talk selected from Abstracts

11.00 – 11.30 Coffee Break

11.30 – 12.00 Ankur Dalia

12.00 – 12.15 Talk selected from Abstracts

12.15 – 12.30 Talk selected from Abstracts

 

12.30 – 13.30 Lunch


Session 6: Understanding chromosome biology at the systems level


13.30-14.00 Meriem El Karoui

14.00 – 14.15 Talk selected from Abstracts

14.15-14.30 Talk selected from Abstracts

14.30 – 14.45 Talk selected from Abstracts

14.45 – 15.00 Talk selected from Abstracts

15.00-15.30 Coffee Break

15.30-16.00 Concluding remarks from the organisers and plans for the 5th workshop