Motility


Jennifer Ross, University of Massachusetts – Amherst, and
Christoph Schmidt, Georg August University, Göttingen, Subgroup Co-Chairs

Baltimore Symposium
March 5, 2011

11:55    Introductory Remarks
 
12:00    Folma Buss, University of Cambridge
The molecular role of myosin VI and optineurin in secretory vesicle fusion
 
12:30    Will Hancock, Pennsylvania State University
Tethered diffusion and strain dependent gating in Kinesin-2 motors
 
1:00      Poster Highlights I
 
1:45      Richard Cheney, University of North Carolina
Dynamics of myosin-X in Filopodia
 
2:15      Justin Molloy, National Institutes of Medical Research
Actin filament patterning by myosin motors
 
2:45      Subgroup Business Meeting & Refreshments
 
3:15      Leah Gheber, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Regulation of the Motor Function of S. cerevisiae kinesin-5 proteins
 
3:45      Carolyn Moores, Bierkbech College, University of London
Small loops make a big difference: Insight into the molecular mechanism              of the multi-tasking kinesin-8 motor
 
4:15      Poster Highlights II
 
4:30      Toshio Ando, Kanazawa University
Direct visualization of walking myosin V molecules by high speed AFM
 
8:00      Evening Talk: Jonathon Howard, Max-Planck Institute
Depolymerizing kinesins

 

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