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16-17 Nov 2023












XXVII Gliwice Scientific Meetings, 2023

70th anniversary of DNA helix: Nucleic acid structure meets function

Thursday, 16th November 2023

9.00 Opening of the conference and the Professor  Chorąży Lecture 2023

Victor Ambros (University of Massachusetts, Worcester):

Genetic regulatory networks involving noncoding RNA


10.00    Session: Helical structures, molecular crowding, and nuclear processes tribute to Prof. Ronald Hancock

Thomas Cremer (Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich): Major differences of chromatin compaction and accessibility between active and inactive nuclear compartments

Marion Cremer (Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich): Topography of replication domains in nuclear landscapes studied with super-resolution microscopy: local details and global context

Tobias Aurelius Knoch (Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam): On the essence of existence: how the finalization of the 3D genome organization leads to a novel generalized/unified evolution theory

Jekaterina Erenpreisa (Latvian Biomedical Research and Study Centre, Riga, Latvia): Thermodynamics and positional information of heterochromatin, adaptive interaction with DNA code

Aleksandra Pękowska (Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warszawa): Mechanisms shaping the consolidation of chromatin architecture upon loss of pluripotency  

Yegor Vassetzky (CNRS, Gustave Roussy Institute, Villejuif): Factors that affect the formation of chromosomal translocations

Jerzy Dobrucki (Jagiellonian University, Kraków): title pending

Tomasz Sarnowski (Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Warszawa): Impairment of SWI/SNF chromatin remodeling complex in cancer development and progression

Lunch  and Poster Session

16.30    Session: Role of the helix in RNA

Gunter Meister (University of Regensburg, Regensburg): Mechanisms of m6A- and miRNA-guided gene regulation and their links to cancer progression

Jan Barciszewski (Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Poznan): title pending

Martin Simard (Laval University, Quebec): Uncovering the regulation of the microRNA-mediated gene regulatory pathway in animals

Antonio Monari (Unoiversité Paris Cité, Paris): How is DNA and RNA 3D structures shaping viral reproduction and immune system response? The answer comes from molecular modeling and simulation

Alice Ghidini (Sixfold Bioscience, London): Embedding natural RNA-protein binding mechanism in RNA-based delivery scaffolds

20.00 -   Social  event and conference dinner


Friday, 17th November 2023

9.00         Session: Artificial Intelligence and Modeling in Molecular Biology and Medicine

Tibor Antal (Edinburgh University School of Mathematics): Models of cancer initiation, progression, and metastasis formation

Marek Kimmel (Rice University, Houston): Site frequency spectra of tumor genomes: estimating past dynamics of growth and mutation

Tone F. Bathen (NTNU, Trondheim): Radiomics-based machine learning for prediction of clinically significant prostate cancer using mpMRI

Joanna Polańska (Silesian University of Technology, Gliwice): title pending

Anna Karpukhina (CNRS, Gustave Roussy Institute, Villejuif): Super-enhancers in Mantle Cell Lymphoma

11.20   Lunch

12.00    Session: Cancer Proteomics and Metabolomics 

Guro F. Giskeødegård (NTNU, Trondheim): Changes in circulating metabolites and lipoprotein subfractions after breast cancer treatment

Malcolm R. Clench   (Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield): Mass Spectrometry Imaging of metabolic processes in 3D tissue models

Laura Cole    (Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield): Multimodal Mass Spectrometry Imaging of ocular disease

Piotr Młynarz (Wrocław University of Science and Technology, Wrocław): Kidney cancer recognition in men and women population

Sachin Kote   (University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk): Serum Peptidomics: novel approaches to cancer diagnostics, prognosis, and monitoring

Anna Wojakowska   (Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Poznań): Molecular predictors of colorectal cancer metastasis

Monika Drobna-Śledzińska (Institute of Human Genetics Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznań): Proteomics unravels novel miR-363-3p targets implicated in JAK-STAT pathway upregulation in T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia


 14.50      Poster Session – Presentations of Awarded Posters

 15.30             Closing remarks, coffee and free discussions