Microsymposium 8

Cell Biology of the Nucleus

Monday, December 10
11:00 am-12:00 pm
Room 28D
Moderator: Sam Dundon, Yale University

11:00 am   E43    Artificial nuclear membranes: A synthetic biology platform for the reconstitution and mechanistic dissection of LINC complex assembly.  S. Majumder1, P. Willey2, M. DeNies1, A.P. Liu1, G. Luxton2; 1Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2Genetics, Cell Biology, and Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

11:10 am   E44    Macronuclear shape and positioning in the giant ciliate, Stentor coeruleus.  R.M. McGillivary1, P. Sood1, W.F. Marshall1; 1Biochemistry & Biophysics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

11:20 am   E45    Nuclear pore complexes and age-induced protein aggregates are excluded from gametes during budding yeast meiosis.  G.A. King1, J.S. Goodman1, D. Jorgens2, E. Ünal1; 1Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, 2Electron Microscopy Lab, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA

11:30 am   E46    The nucleus is essential for force generation during morphogenesis.  M. Rayer1, A. Ambrosini1, B. Monier1, M. Suzanne1; 1LBCMCP, CBI, Toulouse, France

11:40 am   E47    Investigating the regulation of nucleolar dominance during male Drosophila melanogaster development.  N. Warsinger-Pepe1,2, Y.M. Yamashita2,3,4; 1Molecular and Integrative Physiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2Life Sciences Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 3Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 4University of Michigan, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Ann Arbor, MI

11:50 am   E48    A new player in the orchestra of nuclear movement.  C.S. Janota1, J. Costa1, E.R. Gomes1; 1Instituto de Medicina Molecular, Lisboa, Portugal

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