Program 2017

Welcome to DIF Day 2017! 

Thursday, 15 June 2017
Location: Institut Pasteur, Monod Amphitheater, Paris


9:25                Welcome

9:30-9:50       Acurio, Andrea. Genital bristles required for the male to position himself position himself along the female axis during copulation

9:50-10:10    Achour, Cyrinne. A novel RNA 2’-O-methyltransferase involving tRFs and small non-coding RNAs in Drosophila melanogaster

10:10-10:30  Levayer, Romain. Tissue crowding and caspase dependant competition for space

10:30-11:00  Break and Posters

11:00-11:20 Marchesin, Valentina. Lipid accumulation mediated by HNF4 inhibition in Drosophila nephrocytes promotes survival under starvation

11:20-11:40 Montagne, Jacques. Nutrient-Activation of S6Kinase Provides Competence for Starvation-Induced Autophagy

11:40-12:40  Alex Gould (invited speaker), TBA

12:40-14:40  Lunch and posters

14:40-15:00  Mora Garcia, Natalia. Transcriptional control of Drosophila neural stem cells temporal transition from self-renewal to self-amplification

15:00-15:20  Debec, Alain. Wolbachia dependence on host proteolysis

15:20-15:40  Siudeja, Kasia. Unraveling the complexity of somatic mutation in aging adult intestinal stem cells

15:40-16:20  Break and posters

16:20-16:40  Valles, Ana Maria. Isolation of the Piwiless pocket, the 2-8 cell cyst compartment in the germarium of Drosophila

16:40-17:00  Agnes, Francois. Removal of single cells at the follicular epithelium poles reveals striking features for apoptotic epithelial cell extrusion

17:00-18:00  Daniel St. Johnston (invited speaker), TBA

18:00              Beer session–