Program 11.01.2016

Thursday, September 8, 2016

 Time

Dura­tion

 

 

14:00

10

Jörg Schulzke

Opening

 

10

Axel R. Pries,
Dean of Charité

Welcome address

14:20

 

Session A
Chairs: V. Haucke,
J. Anderson

Protein structure of the tight junction

 

20

Hiroshi Suzuki
(Nagoya, Japan)

Insights obtained from claudin crystal structure

 

20

Sachiko Tsukita
(Osaka, Japan)

The tight junction apical complex regulates epithelial barrier

 

20

Gerd Krause
(Berlin, Germany)

Modelling of claudin structure and interactions

 

20

Jianghui Hou
(St. Louis, MO, USA)

Y2H studies of claudin interactions

 

20

Poster Introductions № 1-5

 

16:00

 

Coffee break

 

16.30

20

Christina van Itallie
(Bethesda, MD, USA)

Seeing the tight junction at super-resolution

 

20

Dorothee Günzel
(Berlin, Germany)

Interaction of claudins

 

20

Charles Parkos
(Ann Arbor, MI, USA)

Role of JAMs in tight junction biology

 

20

Jan Schmoranzer
(Berlin, Germany)

Super-resolution microscopy of the tight junction

 

20

Poster Introductions № 6-10

 

18:30

 

Get together dinner buffet
@Harnack House

 

                     

Friday, September 9, 2016

9:00

 

Session B
Chairs: A. Watson,
J. Söderholm

Tight junction-related diseases

 

20

Roland Bücker
(Berlin, Germany)

Tight junctions in gastrointestinal infectious diseases

 

20

Bruce McClane
(Pittsburgh, PA, USA)

Clostridium perfringens enterotoxin and barrier function

 

20

Gail Hecht
(Chicago, IL, USA)

E. coli infection and tight junction

 

20

Josef Neu
(Gainesville FL, USA)

Intestinal barrier, diet, and bacteria

 

20

Alessio Fasano
(Boston, MA, USA)

Gut microbiota, intestinal permeability and metabolic disorders: the zonulin paradigm

10.40

 

Coffee break

 

 11.10

20

Michael Schumann
(Berlin, Germany)

Tight junction polarity: lessons from celiac disease

 

20

Declan McCole
(Riverside, CA, USA)

Tight junction candidate genes in IBD

 

20

Lorenza Gonzalez-Mariscal (Mexico City, Mexico)

ZO-2 as a regulator of the cytoarchitecture of epithelial cells

 

20

Yan-Hua Chen
(Greenville, NC, USA) 

Tight junction changes can influence inflammatory responses

 

20

Poster Introductions № 11-15

 

13:00

 

Poster-lunch buffet

 

 

14:30

 

Session C
Chairs: W. Franke, K. Barrett

Modulated barrier and channel function

 

20

Asma Nusrat
(Atlanta, GA, USA)

Regulation of epithelial tight junction proteins in health and during mucosal inflammation

 

20

Andrei Ivanov
(Richmond, VA, USA)

Roles of actin motors in the regulation of epithelial junctions

 

20

Heike Rittner
(Würzburg, Germany)

Altering the perineural barrier in pain therapy

 

20

Masuo Kondoh
(Osaka, Japan)

Recent advances in tight junction binder platforms and their contribution to drug development

 

20

Poster Introductions № 16-20

 

 16.10

 

Coffee break

 

 16.40

20

Atsushi Tamura
(Osaka, Japan)

Bile flow and gallstone diseases induced by the deficiency of claudin family proteins

 

20

Rita Rosenthal
(Berlin, Germany)

Water channels and barriers formed by claudins

 

20

Kai Schmidt-Ott
(Berlin, Germany)

Grainyhead transcription factors: coordinating junction formation and morphogenesis

 

20

Maria Balda
(London, United Kingdom)

Tight junction signaling during epithelial differentiation

 

20

Jerrold R. Turner
(Boston, MA, USA)

Link between intestinal inflammation, barrier function and inflammatory mediators

19:00

 

Dinner @ Harnack House

 

   

Saturday, September 10, 2016

9:00

 

Session D
Chairs: S. Tsukita,
K. Beyenbach

Occluding junctions in invertebrates

 

20

Christos Samakovlis
(Bad Nauheim, Germany
and Stockholm, Sweden)

Septate junctions in Drosophila

 

 

20

Sylvie Tambutté
(Monaco, Monaco)

Septate junctions in corals and their role in biomineralization

 

20

Stefan Luschnig
(Münster, Germany)

Septate junctions in Drosophila epithelial barrier function

 

20

Poster Introductions № 21-25

 

 10.20

 

Coffee break

 

10:50

 

Session E
Chairs: D. Günzel,
D. Vestweber

The tricellular tight junction

 

20

Udo Heinemann
(Berlin, Germany)

Structure of the TAMP C- and N-terminus

 

20

Susanne Krug
(Berlin, Germany)

Modulation of the tricellular junction in inflammatory bowel diseases

 

20

Mikio Furuse (Kobe, Japan)

Tricellular tight junctions and their associated proteins

 

20

Saima Riazuddin (Cincinnati, OH, USA)

Tight junction structure and functional significance in hearing

 

20

Poster Introductions № 26-30

 

12:40

 

Poster-lunch buffet

 

   

14:00

 

Session F
Chairs: A. Yu, M.C. Rao

Tight junction and organ function

 

20

Michael Koval
(Atlanta, GA, USA)

Tight junction function in the lung

 

20

Tetsuichiro Inai
(Fukuoka, Japan)

Assembly and disassembly of tight junction proteins in keratinocytes

 

20

Johanna Brandner
(Hamburg, Germany)

The epidermal barrier

 

20

Takashi Kojima
(Sapporo, Japan)

Claudin-4 junction in the epidermis

 

20

Salah Amasheh
(Berlin, Germany)

Milk components and intestinal barrier

 15.40

 

Coffee break

 

 16.10

20

Anuska Andjelkovic
(Ann Arbor, MI, USA)

Tight junction regulation by sorting

 

20

Markus Bleich
(Kiel, Germany)

Tight junction proteins and kidney function

 

20

Alan Yu
(Kansas City, KS, USA)

Role of claudin in the proximal renal tubule

 

20

Dominik Müller / Tilman Breiderhoff (Berlin, Germany)

Claudin-10 and claudin-16 knock-out: effects on kidney function

 

20

Ingolf Blasig
(Berlin, Germany)

Redox regulation of tight junctions

 

10

Jörg Schulzke
(Berlin, Germany)

Closing remarks

18:00

 

Official end