Program

Apr 25th:
16:15h Opening  
16:30h Conference 1 chair: Klaus-Peter Michel [FORSYS]
speaker: Roland Eils [BioQuant/DKFZ]
17:30h Coffee Break  
18:00h Conference 2 chair: J. Miguel Ortega [UFMG]
speaker: Peer Bork [EMBL]
Comparative Metagenomics
19:00h Dinner
21:00h Poster Session 1
22:00h Cocktail
Apr 26th:
9:00h Symposium 1 name: Systems Biology Platforms
chair: Alberto Davila [Fiocruz-RJ]
9:00h Klaus-Peter Michel [FORSYS]
FORSYS - Research Units for Systems Biology
9:30h Jürgen Wolfrum [BioQuant], BioQuant
A research platform for systems biology research in Germany
10:00h Ulrike Conrad [SB Cancer/DKFZ]
The Helmholtz Alliance on Systems Biology - SB Cancer
10:30h Coffee Break
11:00h Conference 3 chair: Ricardo Vêncio [USP-FMRP]
speaker: Rolf Kötter [University of Nijwegen]
The Human Brain Model: Connecting neuronal structure and function
12:00h Lunch
Free afternoon in Ouro Preto
19:00h Dinner
21:00h Poster Session 2
22:00h Live music party at the hotel
Apr 27th
8:30h Symposium 2 name: Systems Biology Networks
chair: Roberto César [USP]
9:00h Thomas Höfer [Phenex Pharma]
Dynamic models of mammalian gene regulation at multiple scales
9:30h Junior Barrera [USP]
Gene Networks
10:00h Carsten Schulz [EMBL]
Modeling of intracellular signaling networks and validation by live cell imaging
10:30h Coffee Break
11:00h Conference 4 chair: Guilherme Oliveira [Fiocruz-MG] speaker: Nikolaus Rajewsky [MDC Berlin] microRNA and posttranscriptional gene regulation
12:00h Lunch
14:00h Symposium 3 name: Cell Systems Biology
chair: Marcelo Santoro [UFMG]
14:00 Beatriz Stransky [UFABC]
A model for cell proliferation
14:30 Leif Dehmelt [FORSIS-YI]
Experimental Characterization and Modeling of Microtubule Rearrangements in Neurite Initiation
15:00 Vitor Martins dos Santos [HZI Braunschweig]
Streamlining and reprogramming cellular behaviour
15:30h Coffee Break
16:00h Symposium 4 name: Gene Systems Biology chair: Santuza Teixeira [UFMG]
16:00h Tie Koide [USP-FMRP]
Towards mechanistic gene regulatory models
16:30h Wolfgang Hess [FRISYS]
Systems Biology of RNA
17:00h Rolf Kötter [BioQuant/DKFZ]
The Human Brain Model: Connecting neuronal structure and function
17:30h Coffee Break
19:00h Dinner in Ouro Preto
Apr 28th
9:00h Symposium 5 name: Cancer Systems Biology
chair: Glória R. Franco [UFMG]
9:00h Karlheinz Allgöwer [University of Stuttgart]
Predicted Cancer Therapy
9:30h Klaus Pfizenmaier [University of Stuttgart]
10:00h Anamaria Camargo Aranha [LICR/São Paulo]
Tumor RNA-seq
10:30h Coffee Break
11:00h Conference 5 chair: Carlos R. Machado [UFMG]
speaker: Sandro de Souza [LICR/São Paulo]
Dynamics of somatic mutations in colorectal cancer
12:00h Lunch
14:00h Symposium 6 name: Immune System Biology
chair: Wilson A. Silva Junior [Hemocentro-RP]
14:00 Sofia Depner [DKFZ]
Experimental Characterization and Modeling of Microtubule Rearrangements in Neurite Initiation
14:30 Daniel Kaschek [FRYSIS]
The Dynamics of B-Cell receptor clustering (Timmer)
15:00 Inna Lawrik [DKFZ]
Systems biology of CD95 (Fas/APO-1) signaling
15:30h Coffee Break
16:00h Symposium 7 name: Plant Systems Biology
chair: Marie-Anne van Sluys [USP]
16:00 Björn Junker [IPK Gatersleben]
Systems biology approaches to crop plant metabolism
16:30 Ralph Tiedemann [GoFORSYS]
Functional genomic variation in photosynthesis and starch metabolism genes in Arabidopsis and Chlamydomonas
17:00 Bernd Müller-Röber [GoFORSYS]
Unraveling gene regulatory networks in plant systems
17:30h Coffee Break
18:00h Conference 6 name:
chair: Carlos Labate [ESALC]
speaker: Ralf Reski [FRISYS]
Moss Systems Biology - Molecular Farming and Plant Biotechnology
19:00h Dinner
21:00h Best Posters Oral presentation (10 min, five talks)
22:00h Cocktails
Apr 29th:
8:30h Symposium 8 name: Data Integration
chair: Maira Rodrigues [UFMG]
8:30h Jürgen Eils [DKFZ]
Data Bases in Systems Biology
9:00h J. Miguel Ortega [UFMG]
Database generators
9:30h Ana Tereza R. Vasconcelos [LNCC]
Bioinformatics Tools for Genomic Analysis
10:30h Coffee Break
11:00h Conference 7 chair: Lucas Bleicher [UFMG]
speaker: Thomas Hoffmann [Phenex Pharma]
Systems Biology and Drug Discovery a fruitful relationship?
12:00h Lunch
Ground transportation back to airport.