Journey Into the Cell


Celebrating 50 Years of Electron Microscopy and Modern Cell Biology

Thursday, March 16

Origins of Modern Cell Biology.

    The American Cradle, 2:00 p.m.

    George E. Palade, Professor and Dean for Scientific Affairs, University of California, San Diego.

    The Belgian Connection, 3:00 p.m.

    Christian de Duve, Professor Emeritus, RU.

    Roundtable, 4:00 p.m.

    David Sabatini, Frederick L. Ehrman Professor and Chairman, Department of Cell Biology, NYU Medical Center, moderator. Christian de Duve, Rollin Hotchkiss, Philip Siekevitz, Professors Emeriti, RU; George E. Palade; Sanford Palay, Bullard Professor of Neuroanatomy Emeritus, Harvard Medical School, and Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence, Boston College; George Pappas, Professor and Head, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Illinois, Chicago; Lee Peachey, Professor, University of Pennsylvania.

    Caspary Auditorium. Reception, 5:30 p.m. Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Lounge.


Friday, March 17

Cell Biology Today.

    Mechanisms of Intracellular Protein Transport, 9:30 a.m.

    James Rothman, Professor, MSKCC.

    Nucleocytoplasmic Traffic across the Nuclear Pore Complex, 10:30 a.m.

    Günter Blobel, Professor, RU.

    Megalin: An Autoimmune Antigen Located in Coated Pits, 2:00 p.m.

    Marilyn Farquhar, Professor and Coordinator, Division of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of California, San Diego.

    Membrane-bound SREBP: Sterol Sensor and Transcriptional Regulator. Part I, 3:45 p.m.

    Michael S. Brown, Paul J. Thomas Professor of Medicine and Genetics; Director, Center for Genetic Disease, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas.

    Membrane-bound SREBP: Sterol Sensor and Transcriptional Regulator. Part II, 4:30 p.m.

    Joseph L. Goldstein, Professor and Chairman, Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas.

    Caspary Auditorium. Tea 3:00 p.m., Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Lounge.


Saturday, March 18

Public Lecture.

    Inventing the Cell, 11:00 a.m.

    Peter Satir, Professor and Chairman, Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

    Caspary Auditorium.


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