5th conference on
6th - 8th September 2022
University of Ljubljana | Slovenia


Session 6
chair: Anna Coll, National Institute of Biology, Slovenia

9.00 - 9.40        Lukas Mach
University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
Factors defining the proteolytic susceptibility of monoclonal antibodies in the tobacco apoplast

9.40 - 10.10       Dissmeyer Nico
University of Osnabruck, COST ProteoCure Dissemination Talk
Conditional protein function via the N-degron pathway

10.10 - 10.30      Alvaro Daniel Fernandez Fernandez
University of Zurich
Fret sensors for the detection of metacaspase activity

10.30 - 10.45     Joana Figueiredo
University of Lisbon
Are apoplastic proteases key players in grapevine defense against P. viticola?
10.45 - 11.15       Coffee break
Session 7
chair: Andreia Figueiredo, University of Lisbon, Portugal
11.15 - 11.55        Andrey Vartapetian
Lomonosov Moscow State University
Phytaspase interactors: partners or substrates?

11.55 - 12.25       Volodymyr Radchuk
 Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK) 
Programmed cell death in maternal seed parts is required for the effective grain filling in cereals

12.25 - 12.45      Yong Zou
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
The type II metacaspase confers a protease-independent cytoprotective role during heat stress in unicellular green alga C. reinhardtii

12.45 - 13.00     Naiá Santos
Paris Lodron Universität Salzburg
A. thaliana phytocystatin 6 is a competitive, substrate-like inhibitor of plant legumains 
13.00 - 14.00      Lunch

Session 8
chair: Renier van der Hoorn, Oxford University, United Kingdom
14.00 - 14.20      Laia Armengot
Centre for Research in Agricultural Genomics (CRAG)
Deciphering new molecular players of pathogen induced cell death

14.20 - 14.50     Johana Misas Villamil
University of Cologne
Role of immune signaling peptides in plant cell death

14.50 - 15.30      Simon Stael
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
A chemical and structural approach reveals the positive regulation of metacaspases on plant lateral root emergence
15.30 - 16.15       Clossing session and departure to town
17.00 - 18.30      Tour de Ljubljana
20.00 - ..........      Dinner