Agamemnon J. Carpousis retirement meeting

03 December 2021 par Patricia Siguier
RNA-mediated regulation and mRNA degradation in bacteria – a minisymposium in celebration of the career of Agamemnon J. Carpousis.

On the occasion of his retirement, Agamemnon J. Carpousis is organising a minisymposium based on the main research themes of his laboratory. The event will take place on the 2nd and 3rd of December in the 4R4 conference room of the CBI, and will include four talks as detailed below. After the event on Friday morning, we will celebrate AJs career around a buffet.


Thursday 2nd December
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15h00 – A.J. Carpousis, CNRS, Toulouse
Compartmentalization of RNA degradation machinery in bacteria

16h00 – Joel Belasco, NYU Medical School, New York
RNase E – paratrooper or zipliner?

Friday 3rd December
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9h00 – Cecilia Arraiano, ITQB, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Lisbon
Reprogramming bacteria with RNA regulators AND Targeting Ribonucleases from SARS-CoV2 to Combat COVID-19

10h00 – Ben Luisi, University of Cambridge, Cambridge
Dynamic chaperone assembly and its role in riboregulation