Welcome to the website of
THE CHICAGO CYTOSKELETON  
           
 
Meetings & Schedule      Location and Directions  Steering Committee
           

 

   

 





 




           
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

       


Oct, 19th 2018
     
       
Allison Zajac (Horne-Badovinac lab - University of Chicago)   Kinesin-3 and kinesin-1 motors direct the polarized secretion of basement membrane proteins in epithelial tissue  
       

Ankur Saxena (University of Illinois - Chicago)

  From Neuroblastoma to Neurons: Halting Cancer Migration In Vivo  
       
Greg Smith (Northwestern University)   The microtubule cytoskeleton is inherently antiviral, but herpesviruses have it under control  
       
Karen Ridge (Northwestern University)   Innate Immunity, Influenza and Intermediate Filaments  
       
Jeni Prosperi (IU School of Medicine-South Bend, University of Notre Dame)   APC Regulation of Cell Cycle Changes: Impact on Paclitaxel Resistance in Breast Cancer  
       
Ben Prosser (University of Pennsylvania)   The tubulin code regulates the heart beat  
       
       
    Upcoming Meetings  
       
       
    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




    2015-2016      
    2016-2017




    2017-2018