Poster Contributions and Participants


Dmitry Zhdanov,PhD

Affiliation: Institute of Biomedical Chemistry (Russia)
Title: Modulation of mRNA alternative splicing of telomerase catalytic subunit hTERT by endonuclease EndoG in human colorectal cancer cells

Elena Nikonova, PhD Student

Affiliation: Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (Germany)
Title: Available Soon.

Anouk Olthof, PhD Student

Affiliation: University of Connecticut (USA)
Title: The role of minor splicing in regulation of alternative splicing

Mingwei Wu, PhD Student

Affiliation: The Chinese Academy of Science (China)
Title: Defective Embryo and Endosperm (DEE), a PPR Protein, regulates cis-Splicing of Mitochondrial nad4 Intron1 and Seed Development in Rice

Denise Rawcliffe, PhD Student

Affiliation: Umeå University (Sweden)
Title: Regulation of the incorrect splicing of ISCU in HML

Vânia Gonçalves, PhD Student

Affiliation: Departamento de Genética Humana, Instituto Nacional de Saúde Doutor Ricardo Jorge (Portugal)
Title: Regulation of the Alternative Splicing of Tumor-Related RAC1b by Signal Transduction Pathways

Bella Ben-Oz, PhD Student

Affiliation: Technion – Israel Institute of Technology (Israel)
Title: The Mystery Behind the Recruitment of RNA Processing Factors to DNA Damage Sites: The Example of RBM42

Maria Tsekrekou, PhD student

Affiliation: University of Crete, Crete (Greece)
Title: The role of XAB2 in pre-mRNA splicing and DNA repair

Silke Kreher, PhD studentt

Affiliation: Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research (MPI-HLR) (Germany)
Title: Matrin3 Regulates Alternative Splicing in the Murine Myocardium

Piotr Cywoniuk, PhD student

Affiliation: Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poznan (Poland)
Title: The impact of alternative MBNL-dependent exon 7 on transcriptional activity of NFIX protein

Pavla Hujová, PhD student

Affiliation: Centre for Cardiovascular Surgery and Transplantation (Czech Republic)
Title: Effect of NAG/NAG motif of acceptor splice site on pre-mRNA splicing

Julie Miro, PhD student

Affiliation: Laboratoire de Génétique de Maladies Rares, IURC (France)
Title: Molecular insights into the splicing regulation of the DMD gene

Janardan Khadka, PhD student

Affiliation: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (Israel)
Title: Epigenetic silencing of the exonic Evelknievel retroelement allows its entire splicing out and reconstitution of CMT1 mRNA

Lisa Riedmayr, PhD student

Affiliation: Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (Germany)
Title: CRISPR/Cas9 and antisense oligonucleotides for therapy of a deep intronic CLRN1 splice mutation

Gyorgy Hutvagner, PhD student

Affiliation: University of Technology Sydney, Sydney (Australia)
Title: Available Soon.

Ksenia Anufrieva, PhD student

Affiliation: Shemyakin-Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, RAS (Russia)
Title: Transcription regulation of gene expression by splicing-related proteins

Ayla Manughian-Peter, PhD student

Affiliation: Department of Translational Medicine, John Wayne Cancer Institute at Providence Saint John’s Health Center (USA)
Title: Splicing Modulation to Enhance Immune Response in Patients with Triple Negative Breast Cancer

Marius Wegener, PhD student

Affiliation: Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt (Germany)
Title: The role of SR proteins in nuclear splicing surveillance

Camila Freitas Stahl, PhD student

Affiliation: Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt (Germany)
Title: Regulation of circRNA formation by SR proteins and MALAT1 in hypoxia stress

Ivan Raska, PhD student

Affiliation: First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University (Czech Republic)
Title: The KDM2A-SF: Demethylase without demethylation domain

Suad Alfadhli, PhD student

Affiliation: Kuwait University (Kuwait)
Title: Differential expression of alternative splice variants of CTLA4 in Kuwaiti autoimmune disease patients

Amal Dakka, PhD Student

Affiliation: PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (USA)
Title: Selective small molecule splicing modifiers that enhance splicing of ELP1 pre-mRNA containing the FD mutation and restore protein expression in FD patient cells and animal tissues

Valentina Gumina, PhD Student

Affiliation: IRCCS Istituto Auxologico Italiano (Italy)
Title: Role of TDP-43 and NOVA1 RNA-binding proteins in the regulation of TNIK alternative splicing in neuronal cells

Stepan Denisov, PhD Student

Affiliation: Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech) (Russia)
Title: Young AG/GT splice sites in primates: positive selection and splicing changes

Antonio Carlos Fuentes Fayos, PhD Student

Affiliation: Maimonides Institute for Biomedical Research of Córdoba (IMIBIC) University of Córdoba, Córdoba (Spain)
Title: Presence and pathophysiological role of sst5TMD4, an aberrant spliced variant of the somatostatin receptor subtype 5, in human high-grade astrocytomas

Vicente Herrero Aguayo, PhD Student

Affiliation: Maimonides Institute for Biomedical Research of Córdoba (IMIBIC) University of Córdoba, Córdoba (Spain)
Title: Modulation of splicing machinery components in mouse liver in response to high-fat diet-induced obesity and metformin treatment

Cristina Domingos, PhD Student

Affiliation: Kingston University London (UK)
Title: Splice variants of matricellular proteins in cancer