Moscow Conference on
Computational Molecular Biology

Invited speakers

Max Alekseyev (Academic University, St. Petersburg, Russia and University of South Carolina, USA) Challenges in Comparative Genomics: from biological problems to combinatorial algorithms (and back)

Paul de Bakker (Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA) TBA

Vadim Gladyshev (Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA) TBA

Roderic Guigo (Centre de Regulació Genómica, Barcelona, Spain) Measuring alternative splicing variability

Philipp Khaitovich (MPG-CAS Partner Institute of Computational Biology, Shaghai, China) A molecular survey across lifespan: human brain evolution and aging

Michael Lässig (University of Cologne, Germany) Mutational load generates genomic modularity

Suzanne Leal (Baylor College of Medicine, USA) TBA

Sergei Maslov (Brookhaven Natioanl Laboratory, USA) Homologous recombination and horizontal gene transfer play a dominant role in evolution of bacterial genomes

Pavel Pevzner (University of California San Diego, La Jolla, USA and Academic Univerwsity, St. Petersburg, Russia) De novo sequencing of peptide antibiotics

Vladimir Poroikov (Institute of BioMedical Chemistry, Moscow) In silico screening and rational design of multitargeted drugs

Luda Diatchenko (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA) TBA

Esko Ukkonen (University of Helsinki, Finland) Modeling regulatory complexes using both TF-DNA and TF-TF interactions

Limsoon Wong (National University of Singapore, Singapore) Enabling more reproducible gene expression analysis

Igor Zhulin (University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA) Molecular evolution of a complex signal transduction system

French-German-Russian Symposium

Dmitrij Afonnikov (Institute of Cytology and Genetics, Novosibirsk, Russia) Analysis of the transcriptome of the human parasitic trematode Opisthorchis felineus

Rolf Backofen (University of Freiburg, Germany) Non-coding RNAs: The Cell's Dark Matter

Julie Bernauer (INRIA, France) Evaluating mixture models for building RNA knowledge-based potentials

Valentina Boeva (Institute Curie, Paris, France) Predicting copy number alterations and structural variants using-paired end sequencing data

Jeremie Bourdon (University of Nantes, France) Average-case analysis methods dedicated to the study of Biological Networks

Laurence Calzone (Institut Curie, Paris, France) TBA

Ivo Grosse (Institute of Computer Science, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle/Saale, Germany) TBA

Olga Kalinina (University of Heidelberg, Germany) Discovering novel drug-target interactions via superimposition of 3D structures

Alexander Kel (geneXplain GmbH, Wolfenbuttel, Germany) Modeling of pathway plasticity in cancer

Alexei Kochetov (Institute of Cytology and Genetics, Novosibirsk, Russia) Computational genomics: searching for new proteome components

Mireille Regnier (INRIA, France) Computing the p-values of selections in huge sets

Maria Samsonova (Politechnical University, St. Petersburg, Russia) TBA

Andrei Zinovyev (Institut Curie, France) Deciphering mechanisms of miRNA action on translation by mathematical modeling

Indian-Russian Symposium

Shekhar Mande (University of Hyderabad, India) Prediction of genome-wide interactions reveals communication signals during Mycobacterial latency

Manju Bansal (Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India) TBA

Sharmila Mande (Tata Consultancy Services, Hyderabad, India) Towards understanding the gut microbiota of a malnourished child

Pinak Chakrabarti (Bose Institute, Kolkata, India) Protein-protein interfaces – structural features, and changes brought about by complex formation

RECESS session

Dmitry Frishman (Technical University of Munich) Exploring the fold space of membrane proteins

Dmitry Korkin (University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA) Computational biology of host-pathogen interactions

Stefan Kramer (Technical University of Munich, Germany) Data mining methods for Cheminformatics

Isidore Rigoutsos (Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA) Novel non-coding organism-specific regulatory RNAs


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