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Prof Tom Blundell FRS, Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge. "Increasing complexity to obtain selectivity in cell regulation: structural studies of multiprotein signalling systems."

Prof Liz Carpenter, Structural Genomics Consortium, University of Oxford. "Structures of human ion channels, TREKs and TRPs, by X-ray, xFEL and cryoEM."

Prof Jonas Emsley, School of Pharmacy, University of Nottingham. "Investigation of the contact system assembly and activation."

Dr Simon Kolstoe, School of Biological Sciences, University of Portsmouth. "Determining the molecular interactions of serum amyloid P component."

Prof Neil McDonald, The Francis Crick Institute and Birkbeck College, London. "Dissecting and exploiting RET receptor tyrosine kinase signalling."

Prof Laurence Pearl FRS, School of Life Sciences, University of Sussex. "Phosphorylation dependent assembly of the DNA Damage Response."

Prof Helen Saibil FRS, Department of Biological Sciences, Birkbeck. "Protein aggregation, chaperones and disaggregation."

Prof Garry Taylor, School of Biology, University of St Andrews. "An engineered multivalent sialic acid binding biologic as a preventative of influenza."

Commercial sponsor talks

Patrick Shaw-Stewart, Douglas Instruments Ltd. "Microseed matrix-screening (rMMS): introduction, theory, practice and a new technique for membrane protein crystallization in LCP."

Dr Marcus Winter. "Rigaku Oxford Diffraction: Advances in Crystallography."

10.00 - 11.00 Registration
11.00 - 11.30 Speaker 1
11.30 - 12.00 Speaker 2
12.00 - 12.30 Speaker 3
12.30 - 12.45 Commercial presentation 1.
12.45 - 14.00 Lunch / posters / exhibition.
14.00 - 14.30 Speaker 4
14.30 - 15.00 Speaker 5
15.00 - 15.30 Speaker 6
15.30 - 15.45 Commercial presentation 2.
15.45 - 16.10 Coffee / tea / posters / exhibition.
16.10 - 16.35 Speaker 7
16.35 - 17.00 Speaker 8
17.00 - 18.00 Wine reception.

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