1st StruBioMol Conference

Structural biology for medicine and biotechnology



When:            Monday 6th December 2021

Where:           ZOOM Meeting ID: 893 7160 1781 Passcode: 307879



Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/structural-biology-for-medicine-and-biotechnology-tickets-217640437407


08:55 - 09:00     Welcome and Introduction

                             Kristina Djinovic Carugo, Eva Kutejova


09:00 - 09:40     RNA aptamers in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

                             Annalisa Pastore (The Crick/ESRF)

09:40 - 10:20     To be or not to be? The presence of non-B-DNA structures in genomic DNA

                             Václav Brázda (Institute of Biophysics, Czech Academy of Sciences)


10:20 - 10:40     Coffee break


10:40 - 11:20     Structural basis of inhibition of the pioneer transcription factor NF-Y

                             Marco Nardini (Dept. of Biosciences, University of Milano)

11:20 - 12:00     Structural biology of plant diseases and potential applications

Marjeta Podobnik (National Institute of Chemistry, Slovenia)


12:00 - 13:00     Lunch


13:00 - 13:40     Molecular Interactions of Alginates in Food Ingredients and in the Gut

                             prof. Birte Svensson (Technical University of Denmark)

13:40 - 14:20     Targeting protein-protein interactions in Mixed-linage leukemia

                             Václav Veverka (Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, The Czech Academy of Sciences)


14:20 - 14:40     Coffee break


14:40 - 15:20     Active site and allosteric inhibitors of SARS-CoV-2 main protease

                             Sebastian Günther (DESY, Hamburg)

15:20 - 16:00     NMR spectroscopy in biomedicine and structure-based drug design

                             Robert Konrat (Dept Struct Comput Biol, MPL, University of Vienna)