The Biochemistry, Biology and Pathology of MAP Kinases II

It`s our pleasure to invite you to the international event „The Biochemistry, Biology and Pathology of MAP Kinases II“. The conference is organized by Enterprise Lithuania together with MAP Kinase Resource and Lithuanianian Biotechnology association.
Register now and enjoy the exciting programme of „The Biochemistry, Biology and Pathology of MAP Kinases II“:
The international conference with speakers from Lithuania, Israel, Germany, USA, France, Italy, Switzerland, Austria.
Poster session;
Company visits according to your interest (international companies, universities, institutes)
Social-cultural programme;
Join this event to disvover new and upcoming trends of map kinases, network with international experts from the leading countries in biosciences and learn about advances and potential of Lithuanain biotech institutes, universities and companies. Don‘t miss the opportunity to be part of this exciting occasion and experience unsurpassed beauty of Lithuania!
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Conference Program

19.00 - 20.00 Get together dinner

09.00 – 09.40 Welcome address
09.40 – 10.25 Plenary lecture
10.25 – 10.50 Coffee Break
10.50 – 12.20 Session 1: Regulation of MAP kinases (1)
10.50 – 12.20 Session 2: MAP kinases in disease
12.20 – 13.20 Lunch
13.20 – 16.00 Company visits
16.00 – 16.45 Plenary lecture
16.45 – 18.15 Session 3: MAP kinases in development
16.45 – 18.15 Session 4: Theoretical and computational biology and bioinformatics of MAP kinases
18.15 – 19.00 Poster session
19.00 – 20.00 Free time
20.00 – 22.00 Gala dinner

09.00 – 09.45 Plenary Lecture
09.45 – 10.15 Coffee Break
10.15 – 12.15 Session 5: Proteomics and MAP kinases
10.15 – 12.15 Session 6: Applied science and MAP kinases
12.15 – 13.15 Lunch
13.15 – 15.45 Company visits
15.45 – 17.45 Session 7: Regulation of MAP kinases (2)
15.45 – 17.45 Session 8: MAP Kinases in biotech and pharma industry
17.45 – 18.15 Poster session awards
18.15 – 19.15 Cultural programme
19.15 – 20.00 Free time
20.00 – 22.00 Lithuanian kitchen dinner

List of confirmed speakers

Keynote speakers:

Gary L. Johnson, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC, USA

Manuela Baccarin, University of Vienna, Austria

Rony Seger, The Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel

Other invited speakers :

Jean-Francois Bodart, Laboratoire de Régulation des Signaux de Division, Université des Sciences et Technologies de Lille, Villeneuve d'Ascq, France

David Engelberg, The Institute of Life Science, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel

Matthias Gaestel, Hannover Medical University, Hannover, Germany

Lee M. Graves, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA

Antigone Lazou, School of Biology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece

Roger J. Davis, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, USA

Jonas Cicenas, Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics and MAP Kinase Resource, Geneva, Switzerland

Pascale Gaudet, Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Geneva, Switzerland

Jokubas Ziburkus, University of Houston, USA

Cristophe Bonny, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Tiziana Borsello, University Mario Negri, Italy

Li Xing, Pfizer, USA

Kanaga Sabapathy, National Cancer Center, Singapore

Romeo Ricci, University of Strasbourg, France

Franziska Witzel, Charite, Germany

Mindaugas Valius, Proteomics Centre, Vilnius University Institute of Biochemistry, Lithuania

Audrone Kalvelyte, Vilnius University Institute of Biochemistry, Lithuania

Vilmante Borutaite, Kaunas University of Medicine, Lithuania

Daiva Bironaite, State Research Institute Centre for Innovative Medicine, Vilnius, Lithuania

Irute Meskiene, University of Viena, Austria

3 Oct - 4 Oct 2013
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