Intensive Training Module 2012:
Structural and Unstructural Biology of Viral Proteins

Florence, January 24-26, 2012
Center for Magnetic Resonance (CERM), Florence, Italy

The aim of this workshop is to gather scientists with different, complementary expertise, to discuss how with modern methodologies we can contribute to the high resolution characterization of viral proteins.


 Report on the ITM - List of participants


January 24th  
Discovery and biochemical characterization of viral IDPs

January 25th
NMR investigations of (viral) IDPs
Integrated approaches for unraveling the function of viral IDPs

January 26th Tackling challenging problems

The detailed program of the meeting is available here.

Organizing Committe:
Isabella C. Felli (CERM)
Sonia Longhi (CNRS et Universités d'Aix-Marseille)
Roberta Pierattelli (CERM)
Peter Tompa (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)

Up today the following scientists confirmed their participation:

Lawrence Banks (ICGEB, Trieste, Italy)
Dennis Bamford (University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland)
Ivano Bertini (CERM, Florence, Italy)
Martin Blackledge (CNRS-IBS, Grenoble, France)
Bernhard Brutscher (CNRS-IBS, Grenoble, France)
Christian Cambillau (AFMB, Marseille, France)
Jose L. Carrascosa (Centro Nacional de Biotecnologia, CSIC, Madrid, Spain)
Jean-Luc Darlix (Ecole normale supérieure de Lyon, Lyon, France)
Norman Davey (European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany)
Sonia Longhi (AFMB, Marseille, France)
Patrick S. Moore (University of Pittsburgh, Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, USA)
Kristiina Mäkinen (University of Helsinki, Helsinky, Finland)
David Stuart (University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom)
Peter Tompa (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium)
Vladimir N. Uversky (University of South Florida, Tampa, USA)
David Wishart (University of Alberta, Canada)

How to Apply

Participation is open to who is interest in the subject. To register please send an e-mail with your personal data to
No registration fee to attend the workshop is required. However, if you would like to join lunches and dinners, you are kindly requested to pay 200 Euro.

For more information please follow this link.


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