Motility

Ronald Rock, University of Chicago, Subgroup Co-Chair
William Hancock,
Pennsylvania State University, Subgroup Co-Chair

Motility Subgroup 2012 Symposium
Saturday, February 25, 2012
San Diego, California

12:55 Introduction, Subgroup Co-Chairs

1:00 Laszlo Nyitray, Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary
Hugging Interaction: Asymmetric Binding of Metastasis-associated Protein S100A4 to Non-Muscle Mysoin 2A Tail

1:30 Motoshi Kaya, University of Japan, Tokyo
Effect of Non-Linear Elasticity of Skeletal Myosins on Force Generation in Muscle

2:00 Robert Cross, University of Warwick, Coventry, United Kingdom
Kinesin Backsteps under 3D Load

2:30 Subgroup Business Meeting & Refreshments 

3:00 Poster Highlights

3:15 Iva Tolic-Norrelykke, Max-Planck Institute, Dresden, Germany 
Life of a Single Dynein during Meiotic Nuclear Oscillations 

3:45 David Hackney, Carnegie Mellon University
Half-Site Inhibition of Kinesin-1 by a Single Tail Domain, Sometimes One Is Enough

4:15 John Hammer, NIH
Myosin V as a Point-to-Point Organelle Transporter

4:45 Ed Munro, University of Chicago
Dynamics of Actomyosin Contractility and Cell Polarization in the Early C. elegans Embryo

5:30 - 7:30 Subgroup Dinner

8:00 Kathy Trybus, University of Vermont (Keynote Speaker)
Building Complexity to Understand Myosin V Cargo Transport

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