Version February 21, 2018

International Symposium

Measuring and Modelling Cell Migration

Vienna

February 22-23, 2018

The European network

for cell migration studies

Measuring and Modelling Cell Migration 2018

Thursday, February 22nd

 

8:00-9:00

Registration

Universitätszahnklinik Medizinische Universität Wien

Sensengasse 2A (via main entrance)

A - 1090 Wien

9:00-9:15

Welcome (Coordinators)

 

Part 1: Mechanistic unravelling of cell migration in vitro

Chair: Nadieh Kuijpers; Co-chair: Galiya Sakaeva

 

09:15-10:00

Keynote lecture 1

Pekka Lappalainen

“Generation of contractile actomyosin bundles in migrating cells”

10:00-10:07

Flash talks

Nadieh Kuijpers

Cytoskeletal interactions during epithelial cell migration

10:07-10:14

Anne Pora

“Mechanophysical regulation of the keratin network in migrating cells”

10:14-10:21

Galiya Sakaeva

“Epithelial cell migration depends on rear end stress fiber tension”

10:21-10:28

Wenhong Li

“The molecular basis for filopodia structure, dynamics and functional mechanics”

 

10:30-11:00

The mentor's lecture

Alexander Bershadsky

“Dynamic cross talk between microtubules, actomyosin cytoskeleton and integrin-mediated adhesions”

 

11:00-11:30

Coffee break

 

 

11:30-12:15

Keynote lecture 2

Michael Sixt

“Leukocyte navigation in complex environments”

12:15-12:22

Flash talks

Rutuja Patwardhan

“EGF triggers Rho excitability in migrating keratinocytes”

12:22-12:29

Vera Belyaeva

bZIP transcription factors counterbalance each other to tune the cell cortex for macrophage invasive migration

12:29-12:36

Tanja Maritzen

“The endocytic adaptor protein Stonin 1 modulates focal adhesion dynamics”

12:36-12:43

Georgi Dimchev

Morphodynamics of cell edge protrusion in Lamellipodin (Lpd) knockout cells

12:43-12:50

Julia Ghelman

SKAP2 as new regulator of oligodendroglial migration

12:50-12:57

Dmytro Kotsur

Tracking the dynamics of keratin filaments

12:57-13:04

Roman Yakobenchuk

“Image analysis of integrated cytoskeletal network dynamics”

13:04-13:11

Federico Saltarin

Dissecting spatio-temporal Rho GTPase signaling network

 

13:15-15:00

Lunch break, 1st poster session (poster 1 – poster 25), tools of the trade

 


Part 2: Measuring devices and techniques in cell migration

Chair: Nikos Fatsis-Kavalopoulos; Co-chair: Roman Yakobenchuk

 

15:00-15:45

Keynote lecture 3

Martial Balland

“Aspects of the mechanics of single cell migration”

15:45-15:52

Flash talks

Nikos Fatsis-Kavalopoulos

“Methods to study cell to cell interactions using microfabrication and 3D printing”

15:52-15:59

Lea Tomášová

“Advanced cell migration assays”

15:59-16:06

Deva Kusuluri

The adhesion GPCR VLGR1 is part of focal adhesion complexes and regulates cell migration

16:06-16:13

Giovanni Cappello

Is extracellular matrix a pressure sensor?

 

16:15-16:45

Coffee break

 

16:45-17:30

Keynote lecture 4

Ulrich Schwarz

“Modelling cell spreading on micropatterned substrates”

17:30-17:37

Flash talks

Katerina Lomanov

“Real-time tracking of keratinocyte migration and analysis of cell membrane shape changes”

17:37-17:44

Fengwei Yang

“Tracking migrating cells”

17:44-17:51

Kritika Sahni

“Migration component dynamics in epithelial cell motility”

17:51-17:58

Maike Werner

Substrate curvatures larger than cell size direct mesenchymal stem cell migration

 

18:00-18:30

The mentor's lecture

Benny Geiger

“The mechanobiology of invasive migration of metastatic cancer cells”


 

Friday, February 23rd

 

Part 3: Observing cell migration in vivo

Chair: Laura Bornes; Co-chair: Wenhong Li

 

09:00-09:45

Keynote lecture 5

John Condeelis

“Cell migration phenotypes involved in tumour cell dissemination during metastasis”

09:45-09:52

Flash talks

Laura Bornes

“Monitoring of cancer cell migration in living animals”

09:52-09:59

Shaghayegh Derakhshani

Measles virus infected dendritic cell migration in a 3D in vitro human airway test system

09:59-10:06

Vitaly V. Ganusov

“Difficulties with predicting migration of genetically manipulated lymphocytes in monkeys using SPECT scanning technology”

10:06-10:13

Andrea Imle

“Lymphocyte migration in 3D environments shapes HIV-1 spread”

 

10:15-10:45

The mentor's lecture

Jacco van Rheenen

“In vivo imaging of migration and metastasis”

 

10:45-11:15

Coffee break

 

 

11:15-12:00

Keynote lecture 6

Peter Friedl

“Multiscale analysis of cancer and immune cell migration in vitro and in vivo”

 

12:00-12:07

Flash talks

Maria Akhmanova

Modeling epithelial tissue deformation by a migrating cell

12:07-12:14

Marcos Gouveia

Keratin dynamics: Solving PDEs inside moving domains using phase field methods

12:14-12:21

Dirk Alexander Kulawiak

“Modeling contact inhibition of locomotion of colliding cells: Migrating on micropatterned substrates”

12:21-12:28

Christian Schmeiser

“The filament based lamellipodium model – Cell-cell interaction”

12:28-12:35

Stephanie Portet

“Transport of intermediate
filaments in cells”

 

12:35-14:30

Lunch break, 2nd poster session (poster 26 – poster 50), tools of the trade

 


 

Part 4: Data extraction and modelling

Chair: Dmytro Kotsur; Co-chair: Davide Cusseddu

 

14:30-15:15

Keynote lecture 7

Victor Small (presented by Florian Schur)

“The cytoskeleton and cell migration: milestones along the way”

15:15-15:22

Flash talks

Davide Cusseddu

“Understanding spatio-temporal dynamics of the cytoplasmic network during cell migration”

15:22-15:29

Victor Juma

“Spatio-temporal dynamics of RhoA-myosin signalling pathway”

15:29-15:36

Shore Salle Chota

“Shaping membranes and actin fibres by forces”

15:36-15:43

Thorsten Auth

Complex self-propelled deformable rings: cell-like shapes and motility patterns

 

15:45-16:15

The mentor's lecture

Rudolf Merkel

“Physics of cell migration”

 

16:15-16:45

Coffee break, group photo and poster award

 

16:45-17:30

Keynote lecture 8

Jacques Demongeot

“Discrete mesh approach in cell migration and proliferation modelling - Examples in gastrulation, feather induction and wound healing”

 

17:30-18:00

The mentor's lecture

Anotida Madzvamuse

“Recent advances in mathematical modelling of cell migration”

 

18:00-18:15

Closing of the meeting

Coordinators

 

19:30-23:30

Conference dinner

Standing dinner incl. guided rooftop tour

Naturhistorisches Museum Wien - Sauriersaal

Burgring 7

A - 1010 Wien