Arne Gennerich, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Subgroup Co-Chair
Chuck Sindelar, Yale University, Subgroup Co-Chair

Motility Subgroup 2016 Symposium
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Los Angeles, California


1:00 PM Opening Remarks

1:05 PM Vladislav Belyy, University of California, Berkeley
Single-molecule Insight into the Activation of Human Dynein by Adapter Proteins

1:20 PM Andreja Šarlah, University of Ljubljana, Slovania
Mechano-chemical Model for the Mechanism of Directed Processive Motility of Ctytoplasmic Dynein

1:35 PM Lennart Hilbert, Center for Systems Biology, Germany
Modeling Coordinated Kinetics in Large Groups of Muscle Myosin Motors

1:50 PM Joanna Andrecka, University of Oxford, UK
High-Speed Nanometric Tracking of Myosin 5 with Interferometric Scattering Microscopy

2:05 PM Break

2:20 PM Stefan Diez, Technical University Dresden, Germany
Transport by Membrane-anchored Kinesin Motors

2:45 PM Anne Straube, University of Warwick, UK
Maps and Motors Cooperate to Form the Paraxial Microtubule Cytoskeleton in Differentiating Muscle Cells

3:10 PM Mike Diehl, Rice University
Synthetic Manipulation and Analyses of Transport and Cytoskeletal Regulatory Systems

3:35 PM Subgroup Business Meeting and Break

4:05 PM Hernando Sosa, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Structural and Functional Adaptations in Kinesin Motors

4:30 PM Andrew Carter, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
Cryo-EM Reveals How Dynein Binds Dynactin and Cargo

4:55 PM Break

5:20 PM Jim Spudich, Stanford University
On the Molecular Basis of Monogenic Human Hypertrophic and Dilated Cardiomyopathies

6:15 PM Closing Remarks