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Biomolecular Condensates: Phase-Separated Organizers of Cellular Biochemistry (A2)

Scientific Organizers: J. Paul Taylor and Geraldine Seydoux


January 24—27, 2021

Eldorado Hotel & Spa, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA


Supported by the Directors' Fund


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** Registration opens in January 2020 **



Discounted Abstract Deadline:

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is )

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


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Scholarship Deadline:

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline:

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:

  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is )

Discounted Registration Deadline: November 23, 2020

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Registration Fee: 845.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 620.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1045.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 820.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

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No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 12 hr (am/pm) time


The meeting will begin on Sunday, January 24 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Wednesday, January 27 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Thursday, January 28 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 24

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

Cava Santa Fe
18:00—20:00
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Cava Santa Fe

MONDAY, JANUARY 25

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Anasazi Ballroom
08:00—09:00
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Michael K. Rosen, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Organization and Regulation of Cell Biology by Liquid-Liquid Phase Separation

09:00—11:15
Mechanisms of Phase Separation
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Petra Schwille†, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Germany
Application of Single-Molecule Fluoresence and Force Microscopy to Biomolecular Condensates

Coffee Break

Christine D. Keating, Pennsylvania State University, USA
Simple Experimental Models for Intracellular Condensates: Functional Microenvironments Generated by Phase Coexistence in Polyelectrolyte Solutions

Carolyn A. Larabell, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Probing Biomolecular Condensates with Soft X-RayTomography

Hong Zhang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Phase Separation Specifies Autophagic Degradation and Stress Adaptation of Protein Condensates

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:15—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:15—13:00
Poster Setup

Anasazi Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Anasazi Ballroom
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—19:00
Molecular Grammar Underlying Biomolecular Condensation
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Tanja Mittag, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA
Linking Sequence-Ensemble Relationships and Phase Separation of a Low Complexity Domain

Speaker to be Announced

Speaker to be Announced

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Anasazi Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1

Anasazi Ballroom

TUESDAY, JANUARY 26

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Anasazi Ballroom
08:00—11:00
Structure and Function of RNP Condensates
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Richard W. Kriwacki, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA
Nucleoli and Ribosome Biogenesis

Roy R. Parker†, HHMI/University of Colorado, USA
RNP Granules and Regulation of RNA Metabolism

Coffee Break

Lucia Strader, Washington University in St. Louis, USA
Talk Title to be Announced

Karla M. Neugebauer, Yale University, USA
Nascent RNA and Organization of the Cell Nucleus

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Anasazi Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Anasazi Ballroom
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—17:45
Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Julie D. Forman-Kay†, Hospital for Sick Children, Canada
Dynamic Protein Interaction Networks and New Structural Paradigms in Cell Biology

17:45—19:30
Functions of Large Biomolecular Condensate Networks
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Jeffrey Woodruff, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Non-Dynamic Condensates Protect Oocytes from Aging

Sabine Petry, Princeton University, USA
Structure and Function of the Liquid Cytoskeleton

Thomas Misteli†, NCI, National Institutes of Health, USA
Mitochondrial Matrix Organization

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

19:30—20:30
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Anasazi Ballroom
20:00—22:00
Poster Session 2

Anasazi Ballroom

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 27

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Anasazi Ballroom
08:00—11:00
Biomolecular Condensation and Disease
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Miguel Rivera†, Massachusetts General Hospital / Harvard Medical School, USA
Tumor-Specific Enhancer Activation Condensation

Dorothee Dormann†, Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich, Germany
Post-Translational Modification Regulation of Condensation in Neurodegeneration

Coffee Break

J. Paul Taylor, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA
Non-Degradative Ubiquitination Control of Condensation and Disease

Speaker to be Announced

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—18:45
New Biomolecular Condensate Systems
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Pietro V. De Camilli, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
Organization of Pre-Synaptic Space

Mingjie Zhang, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
Phase Separation in Neuronal Synapses

Stephen W. Michnick, Université de Montréal, Canada
Control of Endocytosis

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Anasazi Ballroom
20:00—23:00
Entertainment
Entertainment is not subsidized by conference registration fees nor any U.S. federal government grants. Funding for this expense is provided by other revenue sources.

Anasazi Ballroom

THURSDAY, JANUARY 28

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



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