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RNA Collaborative, HIRI: "CRISPR-Cas systems and the dilemma(s) of adaptive immunity” & "Uncovering host-pathogen interaction modalities using single-cell RNA-seq and RNA metabolic labeling"

 Oct 20, 2021 @ 9:00 a.m.

Host: Prof. Neva Caliskan, Helmholtz Institute for RNA-based Infection Research (HIRI)

RNA Collaborative - NUS-CSI: "Crosstalk between RNA editing and RNA splicing” & "Widespread 3’UTR splicing promotes oncogene expression and tumorigenesis”

Polly CHEN; & Yvonne TAY - “Crosstalk between RNA editing and RNA splicing”; “Widespread 3’UTR splicing promotes oncogene expression and tumorigenesis”, Cancer Science Institute of Singapore, National University of Singapore

 Oct 06, 2021 @ 9:00 a.m.

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Host: Daniel G. Tenen, RNA Biology Center, NUS-CSI

RNA Collaborative, NCI: "A small RNA perspective on genomic conflict” & “Targeting RNA with small molecules: tools and tactics”

Astrid Haase, MD, PhD; John (Jay) Schneekloth, Jr, PhD - “A small RNA perspective on genomic conflict”; “Targeting RNA with small molecules: tools and tactics”, NCI RNA Biology Initiative

 Sep 22, 2021 @ 4:00 p.m.

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Host: Host: Sandra Wolin, MD, PhD - National Cancer Institute RNA Biology Initiative

RNA Collaborative, UR: “DALRD3 targets specific arginine-tRNAs for 3-methylcytosine modification” & “Using conservation to determine RNA secondary structure”

Jenna Lentini, MS; David Matthews, MD, PhD - “DALRD3 targets specific arginine-tRNAs for 3-methylcytosine modification”; “Using conservation to determine RNA secondary structure”, University of Rochester

 Sep 08, 2021 @ 4:00 p.m.

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Host: Lynne Maquat, PhD, UR Center for RNA Biology

RNA Collaborative, IMB Mainz: "Regulation of neurodegeneration-linked RNA-binding proteins by nuclear import receptors and post-translational modifications" & "Small RNAs and epigenetic inheritance"

Prof. Dorothee Dormann, PhD; Prof. René Ketting, PhD - Johannes Gutenberg University, JGU & Institute of Molecular Biology, IMB Mainz, Germany; Institute of Molecular Biology, IMB Mainz, Germany

 Aug 25, 2021 @ 9:00 a.m.

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Host: Julian König, PhD, IMB Mainz, Germany

RNA Collaborative, RiboClub: "Insights into the subcellular travels of cellular RNAs and RNA binding proteins"

Éric Lécuyer, PhD - Principal Investigator & Associate Professor at IRCM / UdeM - Biochemistry & Molecular Medicine / McGill - Experimental Medicine, Montréal, Québec, RiboClub, Canada

 Aug 11, 2021 @ 4:00 p.m.

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Host: Sherif Abou Elela, PhD, RiboClub

RNA Collaborative: “SINEUPs: a new functional class of antisense long non-coding RNAs”

Prof. Stefano Gustincich, PhD - Associate Director for Technologies for Life Science (LifeTech); Director - Central RNA Laboratory, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia – IIT Genova, Italy

 Jul 14, 2021 @ 9:00 a.m.

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Host: Gian Gaetano Tartaglia, RNA Initiative at Italian Institute of Technology (iRNA@IIT); Moderator: Prof. Gian Gaetano Tartaglia, PhD

“Quadruplexes are everywhere” & “RNA Epigenetics steers colorectal cancer cell fate”

Jean-Louis Mergny, PhD (Ecole Polytechnique) & Alexandre David, PhD (Institute of Functional Genomics) - Groupe de Recherche RNA (GDR)

 May 20, 2021 @ 9:00 a.m.

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Host: Fabrice Leclerc, PhD (Institute for Integrative Biology of the Cell (I2BC))

“A small-molecule targeted RNA degradation approach: empowering RNA methylation analysis” & “Mechanistic insight into the mRNA poly(A) tail machinery"

Gonçalo Bernades, PhD & Lori Passmore, PhD - Cambridge RNA Club

 May 05, 2021 @ 9:00 a.m.

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Host: Eric Miska, PhD

“Structural insights into molecular mechanism for N6-adenosine methylation by MT-A70 family" & "A fight against SARS-CoV-2 powered by RNA structure systems biology and machine intelligence”

Jinbiao Ma, PhD (Fudan Univ) & Qiangfeng Zhang, PhD (Tsinghua Univ) - Shanghai RNA Club

 Apr 21, 2021 @ 9:00 a.m.

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Host: Jinzhong Lin, PhD

RNA Collaborative: “RNA chaperones remodel gene expression” & “Data-inspired genome technology for RNA-guided recombineering and lineage recording”

Stephen Floor, PhD (UCSF) & Le Cong, PhD (Stanford) - The Bay Area RNA Club

 Apr 07, 2021 @ 4:00 p.m.

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Host: The Bay Area RNA Club

“Efficient chemical RNA copying with 2-aminoimidazole activated nucleotides” & “Sensing RNA: from microRNA biogenesis to innate immunity”

Li Li, PhD & Wenwen Fang, PhD - UMass Medical School, RNA Therapeutics Institute

 Mar 24, 2021 @ 4:00 p.m.

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Host: Erik Sontheimer, PhD

“Grad School to Biotech: A start up perspective” & “RNA Innovation: The power of academic and industry collaborations”

Wieden Group (Luc Roberts, Kristi Turton, and Riya Roy) - Alberta RNA Research and Training Institute (ARRTI)

 Mar 10, 2021 @ 4:00 p.m.

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"A timely confluence: The backstory of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine"

Melissa J. Moore, PhD, Moderna Therapeutics - U-M Center for RNA Biomedicine

 Mar 03, 2021 @ 4:00 p.m.

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Host: Nils Walter, PhD, Co-Director, U-M Center for RNA Biomedicine

"Structural and molecular basis for Cardiovirus 2A protein as a viral gene expression switch" & "The SARS-CoV-2 RNA–protein interactome in infected human cells"

Neva Caliskan, PhD & Mathias Munschauer, PhD - Helmholtz Institute for RNA-based Infection Research (HIRI)

 Feb 24, 2021 @ 9:00 a.m.

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SPECIAL EVENT: RNA Presentations by UR Grad Students, Postdocs, and Technicians (Day 3)

Deb Maji (Kielkopf Lab), Elizabeth Abshire, PhD (Maquat Lab), Xavier Rambout, PhD (Maquat Lab) - University of Rochester, Center for RNA Biology

 Jan 27, 2021 @ 2:00 p.m.

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Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat and Dr. Dave Mathews

SPECIAL EVENT: RNA Presentations by UR Grad Students, Postdocs, and Technicians (Day 2)

Chen Bao (Ermolenko Lab), Sean Lindley (Anderson Lab), Arica VanderWal (O'Connell Lab) - University of Rochester, Center for RNA Biology

 Jan 13, 2021 @ 2:00 p.m.

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Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat and Dr. Dave Mathews

SPECIAL EVENT: RNA Presentations by UR Grad Students, Postdocs, and Technicians (Day 1)

Lily Cisco (Lueck Lab), Xueyang He (Boutz Lab), Shon Koren (Johnson Lab), Kamel Awayda (O'Connell Lab) - University of Rochester, Center for RNA Biology

 Jan 06, 2021 @ 2:00 p.m.

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Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat and Dr. Dave Mathews