Institut de Biologie StructuraleGrenoble / France

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Final Program

8h30 Welcoming at the IBS

9h00-9h15 Welcome presentation (Dr. Yvain Nicolet)

1st Session 9h15 – 10h30 Roman Rohac (Chair):

9h15-9h40 Prof. Dr. Oliver Einsle (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität, Freiburg, Germany)
"Small substrates - big enzymes. Why it is so difficult to reduce N2"

9h40-10h05 Dr. Sandrine Ollagnier de Choudens (LCBM, Grenoble, France)
"Biosynthesis of an essential cofactor in biology : functional and structural study of Quinolinate synthase"

10h05-10H30 Prof. Nick Le Brun (University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK)
"Iron-sulfur cluster regulatory proteins as biological switches"

10h30-11h00 Coffee break

2nd Session 11h00 – 12h20 Christine Cavazza (Chair):

11h00-11h25 Dr. Anne Volbeda (IBS, Grenoble, France)
"How we found much more than a nickel at the end of the tunnel"

11h25-11h50 Dr. Vincent Artero (LCBM, Grenoble, France)
"Pendant proton relays and molecular catalysis : from hydrogenases to bio-inspired bidirectional and reversible catalysts"

11H50-12h20 Prof. Fraser Armstrong (University of Oxford, Oxford, UK)
"The e-Leaf – a Revolutionary Way to Nanoconfine, Energize, Control, Observe and Exploit Catalysis by Enzyme Cascades"

12h30-14h00 Buffet

3rd Session 14h00 – 16h05 Patricia Amara (Chair):

14h00-14h25 Dr. Chantal Abergel (IMM, Marseille, France)
"Genome organization in giant virus capsids"

14h25-14h50 Dr. Christine Gaboriaud (IBS, Grenoble, France)
"Immune complement C1 subunits: from the initial structural study to current wonders"

14h50-15h15 Prof. Dr. Juan A. Hermoso (CSIC, Madrid, Spain)
"Digging into the bacterial cell-wall remodelling. A structural approach"

15h15-15h40 Dr. Christine Cavazza (LCBM, Grenoble, France)
"Nickel is at the heart of ancestral hyperactive enzymes: the case of carbon monoxide dehydrogenase"

15h40-16h05 Dr. David Pignol (BIAM, Cadarache, France)
"Bacterial metal biomineralization"

16h05-16h35 Coffee break

4th Session 16h35 – 17h40 Carlos Contreras Martel (Chair):

16h35-17h00 Dr. Roman Rohac (IBS, Grenoble, France)
"Structural determinants in DNA recognition and signal transmission in Fe-S cluster-bearing transcription factors."

17h00-17h15 Dr. Yvain Nicolet (IBS, Grenoble, France)

17h15-17h40 Dr. Juan C. Fontecilla-Camps (IBS, Grenoble, France)