Science for Life conference 2019

Programme

09:00 Arrival, coffee, tea
09:30 Welcome by Isabel Arends (UU, Dean Faculty of Science)
9:45 Jan van Deursen
Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
Molecular and genetic basis of human cancer (tentative title)
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 Helen Saibil
Department of Biological Sciences, ISMB,  Birkbeck College, London
Cellular protein aggregation and disaggregation
11:45 Doris Wagner 
Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania
Reprogramming cell identity and function in Arabidopsis (tentative title)
12:30 Lunch & Poster Session
13:45 Parallel Sessions
15:15 Coffee Break
15:30 Andrew Jackson
MRC Human Genetics Unit, University of Edinburgh
Genes and proteins in inherited neurological disorders (tentative title)
16:15 Ton Schumacher
The Netherlands Cancer Institute
T-cell control of human cancer (tentative title)
17:00 Poster prize & Closure
17:05 Drinks & Bites