Thursday, June 10, 2021
9:45 – 10.45 Session 1
9:45 – 9:50 Welcome
9:50 – 10:05 Kate Shipman, Renal Electrolyte Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. A model of megalin trafficking in the proximal tubule
10:10 – 10:25 Karina Pena, Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Decoding location bias information of cAMP signaling in a class B GPCR
10:30 – 10:45 Ray W. Bowman II, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Pittsburgh. Alpha-Arrestins maintain lipid balance and Atg18 localization to permit efficient autophagy
11:00 – 12:15 Keynote address
Margaret Robinson, FRS, Cambridge Institute for Medical Research, Cambridge, UK. Coated vesicle adaptor protein complexes: what do they all do?
13:00 – 14:00 Session 3
13:00 – 13:25 Kirill Kiselyov, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Pittsburgh. Evolutionary rate covariation identifies TTYH as lysosomal components.
13:30 – 13:55 Teresa Buck, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Pittsburgh. GRP170, a molecular chaperone, regulates the epithelial sodium channel (ENaC) and kidney homeostasis