Monday, July 31 Morning


8:30-9:00  Registration and Coffee


Morning Session I: Aggregation and Amyloids

Chairs: A.Ramamoorthy; O.Gursky

9:00-9:05 Opening Remarks


Metabolite aggregation: Extension of the generic amyloid hypothesis

Ehud Gazit, Blavatnik Center for Drug Discovery, Israel

9:30-9:55 Unlocking the Mysteries of Amyloid Diseases with Macrocyclic beta-Sheet Peptides.

James Nowick, University of California, Irvine, USA

9:55-10:20 Dynamics of Beta-Amyloid Aggregation.

Stephen Meredith, University of Chicago, USA



Amyloid structures: from the origin to the end of life.

Roland Riek, ETH, Zuruch, Switzerland



Coffee Break


The structure of amyloid-beta

Beat Meier, ETH, Zurich, Switzerland



The Structure and Dynamics of Mutated Amyloid Beta Fibrils

Daniel Huster, Universität Leipzig, Germany



Targeting Amyloid Diseases with Self-assembled Cyclic D,L-α-Peptides

Shai Rahimipour, Bar-Ilan University, Israel



Mechanisms of Cystatin C Oligomer and Amyloid Formation and Cystatin C:Beta-Amyloid Interactions

Regina Murphy, University of Wisconsin, Madison

12:30-14:00 Lunch Break

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