4th International Caparica Conference in SPLICING 2021
26th – 29th July 2021 | Caparica | Portugal
Lorna Harries, PhD
Affiliation: University of Exeter Medical School, Exeter (UK)
Title: A tale of three FOXes – Forkhead genes at the interface between RNA biology and longevity.
Benoit Chabot, PhD
Affiliation: Département de microbiologie et d’infectiologie, Faculté de médecine et des sciences de la santé, Université de Sherbrooke (Canada)
Title: Splicing modulators to control cancer and senescence.
Steve Wilton, PhD
Affiliation: Murdoch University (Australia)
Title: Antisense oligomer induced spliceoform switching: from Duchenne muscular dystrophy to common serious inherited and acquired diseases.
Ruth Sperling, PhD
Affiliation: Department of Genetics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem (Israel)
Title: The endogenous spliceosome – a multi-task machine.
Yi Xing, PhD
Affiliation: Center for Computational and Genomic Medicine The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (USA)
Title: Alternative splicing in cancer transcriptomes.
Raymond Kaempfer, PhD
Affiliation: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Medicine, The Hebrew University (Israel)
Title: HIV-1 co-opts a cellular antiviral mechanism, activation of PKR by its RNA, to control mRNA splicing.
Frans Cremers, PhD
Affiliation: Department of Human Genetics, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen (The Netherlands)
Title: Stargardt disease-associated deep-intronic variants in ABCA4 result in complex splicing defects.
Title: Avaliable soon.