GREAT AT SMALL THINGS

Seminar "Gene technology today: a practical approach": registration is now open!

What? BCCM/GeneCorner seminar
When? 20th of September 2019
Where? Fiers-Schell-Van Montagu building
  Technologiepark-Zwijnaarde 71
  9052 Gent-Zwijnaarde
   
Chairman: Prof. Dr Rudi Beyaert
  Group leader Molecular Signal Transduction in Inflammation, IRC, VIB-UGent
  Director BCCM/GeneCorner Plasmid Collection
   

Program

9:00-9:20

Registration & coffee  
9:20-9:30 Welcome word Prof. Dr Rudi Beyaert
(BCCM/GeneCorner)
9:30-10:15 "VersaTile technology for novel enzyme-based antibiotics" Prof. Dr Yves Briers
(UGent)
10:15-11:00 "Knock-down of gene expression in human primary lymphocytes by lentiviral transduction using pLKO.1 shRNA vectors" Drs Femke Van Gaever
(UGent)
11:00-11:20 Coffee break  
11:20-11:45 The BCCM/GeneCorner Plasmid collection Martine Vanhoucke
(BCCM/GeneCorner)
11:45-12:30 "Jungle Express, a new repressor system for inducible gene expression" Dr Harald Braun
(VIB-UGent)
12:30- 13:30 Lunch  
13:30- 14:15 "Easy and efficient gene editing using chemically synthesized guide RNA" Dr Gurpreet Balrey
(MERCK)
14:15-15:00 "Towards an accessible and non-restrictive yeast expression toolkit" Drs Robin Vanluchene
(VIB-UGent)
15:00-15:15 Closing remarks  
15:15-16:00 Drinks and networking  

 

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Date of publication: 
Friday, May 17, 2019