Summer School on RNA-protein interactions RNA Structure and Biology workshop


October 2–6 2017
CEITEC MU, University Campus Bohunice
Kamenice 5, Brno, Czech Republic

The objective of the summer school is to provide participants with an overview on the most up-to-date topics in RNA research. The lectures from leading experts in the field will cover both, the molecular mechanisms of protein-RNA interactions and role of ncRNAs and RNA-binding proteins in cellular and organismal physiology. The lectures will cover the current advances in RNA and protein structure analyses, basics of RNA-sequencing and RNA bioinformatics, identification of  ncRNAs, and methods for studying their functions and mechanisms.

The event is divided into summer school lectures, which will take place every morning, and practical workshop, which will take place each afternoon. You need to register separately or each event.

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Holger Stark, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Goettingen, Germany


Prof. Michael Sattler, Institute of Structural Biology, Helmholtz Zentrum München, Germany
Prof., Michaela Frye, University of Cambridge, UK
Prof. Zoya Ignatova, University of Hamburg, Germany
Dr. Markus Landthaler, Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine, Berlin, Germany
Dr. Julian König, Institute of Molecular Biology gGmbH, Meinz, Germany
Dr. Javier Martinez, Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, IMBA, Vienna, Austria
Prof. Gunter Meister, University of Regensburg, Germany
Dr. Kathi Zarnack, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Dr. Bojan Zagrovic, The Max F. Perutz Laboratories, Vienna, Austria
Alena Shkumatava, Institut Curie, Paris, France
Dr. Petr Svoboda, Instutute of Molecular Genetics, Prague, Czech Rep.
Prof. Jiří Šponer, CEITEC, Brno, Czech Rep.
Assoc. Prof. Richard Štefl, CEITEC, Brno, Czech Rep.
Prof. Marin Jinek, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Dr, Pavel Plevka, CEITEC, Brno, Czech Rep.

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