Programme

All lectures are in Biomedicum 1, Lecture Hall 2 (Haartmaninkatu 8, Meilahti Campus).

08:30–09:00 Arrival and coffee
 
09:00–09:15 Welcome: Chancellor of the University of Helsinki Kaarle Hämeri
 
09:15–10:00

Opening Keynote: Richard Henderson "Cryo-EM: The past, the present, the future"

10:00–10:30

Rubén Fernández-Busnadiego "Insights into toxic protein aggregation in neurodegenerative disease"

10:30–11:00

Tzviya Zeev-Ben-Mordehai "In situ visualisation of mammalian sperm maturation"

11:00–11:30

Liz Carpenter "Towards mechanistic understanding of ion-channels involved in heart and kidney diseases"

11:30–12:00

Radu Aricescu "Human GABAA receptor structures and signalling mechanisms"

12:00–13:30

Lunch and poster session

12:30–13:15 Sponsors' presentations (Room 8–9)
 
13:30–14:00

Peijun Zhang "Correlative and integrative structural biology of HIV infection"

14:00–14:30 Wanda Kukulski "Understanding cellular membrane architectures by correlative methods"
 
14:30–15:00

Coffee and poster session

15:00–15:30 Ariane Briegel "New insights into bacterial behaviour in changing environments"
 
15:30–16:00 Kay Grünewald "Structural cell biology of virus–host interactions"
 
16:00–16:45

Closing Keynote: Hong Zhou "How microbes breach the membranes of our cells"

16:45–17:00

Poster prizes and closing remarks

17:00–18:00 Wine and cheese