Intensive Training Module 2014:
Intrinsically Disordered Proteins: State of the art and perspectives

Florence, September 30nd & October 2nd , 2014
Center for Magnetic Resonance (CERM), Florence, Italy


Keith A. Dunker (Indiana University Schools of Medicine and Informatics, Indianapolis, USA)
Vladimir N. Uversky (University of South Florida, Tampa, USA)

Covered topics:

  • Early prediction of disorder and disorder predictors
  • Eukaryotes have more disorder than prokaryotes - D2P2
  • MoRFs and ELMs, MoRF Pred and testing MoRF Predictions
  • Disorder in PPIs (beyond MoRFs and ELMs)
  • Protein complexes
  • PTMs and disorder in kinases
  • Alternative splicing
  • Controlled chaos
  • Disorder in diseases
  • Disorder in crowded environments
  • IDPs and evolution of multicellular organisms

During the week from 29th September to 3rd October Prof. Dunker and Prof. Uversky will be available for informal discussions.