4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Session 3: Protein aggregation and disease


Dr Amy Wyatt, Flinders University, AUS

Invited international speaker

Professor Irina Buhimschi, Ohio State University College of Medicine, USA
Preeclampsia as a model of impaired proteostasis in pregnancy

Invited national speaker

Associate Professor Danny Hatters, University of Melbourne, AUS
Measuring proteostasis quantitatively

Speakers selected from abstracts

Dr Michael Friedrich, University of Wollongong, AUS
Non-disulfide crosslinking of long-lived proteins: Implications in proteostasis and disease

Dr Francesco Simone Ruggeri, University of Cambridge, UK
Unravelling amyloid formation and structure at single aggregate scale by infrared nanospectroscopy

Dr Alysia Vrailas-Mortimer, Illinois State University, USA,
Proteomic analysis of p38 MAPK longevity reveals regulation of age-dependent disease proteins

Dr Michael Griffin, University of Melbourne, AUS
Lipids exert complex effects on multiple stages of apolipoprotein C-II amyloid formation and alter the structure of mature fibrils