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THE CHICAGO CYTOSKELETON  
           
 
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Meeting Schedule:          

2:30 - 3:00 pm Arrival, registration, speaker A/V check

3:00 – 5:30 pm five talks with 15 minute break midway

5:30 - 6:30 pm Keynote address

6:30-7:30 pm  refreshments, social hour

Contact:
Dr. Holly Goodson (Notre Dame University)
hgoodson (at) nd.edu
Dr. Vladimir Gelfand (Northwestern University)
vgelfand (at) northwestern.edu

       
Sept, 14th 2018      
       
Ashley Arthur (Titus lab - University of Minnesota)   MyTH4-FERM myosin and VASP cooperation during filopodia initiation  
       

Tom Burke (Bement lab - University of Wisconsin)

  GTPase steering by an enzymatic corral  
       
Sarah Lutz (University of Illinois Chicago)   Pinch and Pull: Tight junction remodeling in the mammalian blood-brain barrier  
       
Eric Folker (Boston College)   Distinct functions for the LINC complex and microtubule cytoskeleton during myonuclear movement  
       
Laura Lackner (Northwestern University)   Mitochondria-dependent dynein anchoring  
       
Sadie Wignall   Dynamic SUMO remodeling drives a series of critical events during the meiotic divisions  
       
       
    Upcoming Meetings  
       
    October 19, 2018  
    March 15, 2019 (Annual Poster Contest Meeting)  
    April 19, 2019 (Special Keynote address from Wallace Marshall, UCSF)  
       
       
         
         
Past meetings:   2007-2008      
    2008-2009    
    2009-2010      
    2010-2011    
    2011-2012    
    2012-2013      
    2013-2014      
    2014-2015




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    2017-2018