Aspects of Gene and Cellular Regulation

August 25-26, 2016


The computational biology group at the Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai, is organising a short, informal meeting on "Aspects of Gene and Cellular Regulation" on August 25 (afternoon) and 26, 2016.

Venue: Chandrasekhar Hall, first floor of main institute building


Talks will start at 14:00 on 25th and 09:15 on 26th.


NOTE CHANGE: The first originally scheduled speaker on Friday 26th (Supreet Saini at 9:15am) can't make it. Rather than rearrange the schedule we will start at 9:55 am.

25 August 2016
14:00Rahul Siddharthan, IMSc ChennaiClustering short DNA sequences: hidden complexityabstract
14:40Karthik Raman, IIT MadrasUnderstanding the Design Principles of Circadian Oscillatorsabstract
15:20Ankit Agrawal, IMSc ChennaiA model for large-scale nuclear architecture abstract
16:00Tea/coffee break
16:15Jonas Søgaard Juul, NBI CopenhagenThe presomitic mesoderm: Minimal models and the consequences of period gradientsabstract
16:55Mukund Thattai, NCBS BangalorePossible and impossible cells abstract
17:35Ankit Shukla, NCBS BangaloreGraph-theoretic properties of Biological Intra-cellular Vesicular Traffic Systemsabstract
26 August 2016
09:55Madhulika Dixit, IIT MadrasDysfunctional endothelium and vascular progenitors: A legacy of impaired glucose metabolismabstract
10:35Leelavati Narlikar, NCL PuneMachine learning to understand diversity in transcriptional regulation abstract
11:15Tea/coffee break
11:30Himanshu Sinha, IIT MadrasDecoding genotype-phenotype relationships using temporal gene expression profilingabstract
12:10Arati Ramesh, NCBS Bangalore Structure to signaling: Understanding biological roles and mechanisms of non-coding RNAs in bacteria. abstract
12:50Lunch break
14:00Mathias Heltberg, NBI CopenhagenAttenuation of co-transcriptional-translation density in Escherichia coli reveals crucial determinants of protein synthesisabstract
14:40Areejit Samal, IMSc ChennaiProtein secretion machinery in Neurospora crassa
15:20Tea/coffee break
15:40Vishaka Datta, NCBS BangaloreDetecting cooperatively bound transcription factor pairs on the genome from high throughput data abstract
16:20Sandeep Krishna, NCBS BangaloreEffects of Four Different Regulatory Mechanisms on the Dynamics of Gene Regulatory Cascadesabstract

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