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Transcription and RNA Regulation in Inflammation and Immunity (B1)

Scientific Organizers: Silvia Monticelli, K. Mark Ansel, Sarah Teichmann and Gioacchino Natoli


February 2—5, 2019

Granlibakken Tahoe, Tahoe City, California, USA


Sponsored by 10x Genomics


IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT. Abstracts received can no longer be considered for oral short talks. Abstracts for poster display opportunities will be accepted until 6 weeks before meeting start date midnight MST.
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DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Scholarship Deadline: Oct 18, 2018 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Oct 18, 2018 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Oct 30, 2018 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Nov 29, 2018 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2019-B1 "Transcription and RNA Regulation in Inflammation and Immunity" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On October 18, 2018 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After October 18, 2018 until December 22, 2018 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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October 18, 2018 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 29, 2018 795.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After November 29, 2018 995.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 29, 2018 570.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After November 29, 2018 770.00 USD

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Discounted Abstract Deadline: October 18, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is October 30, 2018)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


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Scholarship Deadline: October 18, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

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Abstract Deadline: October 30, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:

  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is October 18, 2018)

Discounted Registration Deadline: November 29, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Registration Fee: 795.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 570.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 995.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 770.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

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No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 12 hr (am/pm) time


The meeting will begin on Saturday, February 2 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer and light meal from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Tuesday, February 5 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:30, followed by dinner and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Wednesday, February 6 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 2

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

Pre Function
18:00—20:00
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Granhall
18:00—20:00
Light Meal - Provided by Granlibakken

Granhall

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 3

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Granhall
08:00—09:00
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2019

Mountain/Lake
* Silvia Monticelli, Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Switzerland

Stephen T. Smale, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Bridging the Layers: An Integrative Approach to Transcriptional Regulation of Inflammation

09:00—11:15
Transcriptional Mechanisms of Immune Cell Development
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2019

Mountain/Lake
* Sarah Teichmann, Wellcome Sanger Institute, UK

Ellen V. Rothenberg, California Institute of Technology, USA
Transcriptional Control of Lineage Choice in Lymphocyte Commitment

Coffee Break

Ichiro Taniuchi†, RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences, Japan
Gene Regulation by Local and Long-Range Chromatin Loops during CD4/CD8 Lineage Choice

Amanda G. Fisher, MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences, Imperial College London, UK
Talk Title to be Announced

Sarah L. Hayward, Emory University, USA
Short Talk: Environmental Cues Regulate Transcriptional Reprogramming of Airway-Resident Memory CD8 T Cells

Jinyong Choi, La Jolla Institute for Immunology, USA
Short Talk: Bcl6 Controls the Follicular Helper T Cell (Tfh) Genetic Program via Inhibition-of-Inhibitor Mechanisms and Exhibits Autoregulation

Marissa C. Franke†, University of California Davis, USA
Short Talk: Role of SET-Like Domain of Blimp-1 in Plasma Cell Differentiation

11:15—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:15—13:00
Poster Setup

Bay
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Bay
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1: Innovative Technologies: New Ways to Interrogate Immune Regulation

Mountain/Lake
* Ido Amit, Weizmann Institute, Israel

Ye Zheng, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA
Novel Foxp3 Regulators Discovered by a Genome-Wide CRISPR Screen

Huitian Diao, The Scripps Research, USA
Defining Chromatin Regulator Function in CD8 T Cells and in vivo Systems for Inducible and Reversible RNA Interference in Naive T Cells

Michael Sikora, Stanford University, USA
Select-Sequencing of Clonally Expanded CD8+ T Cells Reveals Limits to Clonal Expansion

Didi S. Zhu†, University of California San Francisco, USA
A Global Map of RNA Binding Protein Occupancy Guides Functional Dissection of Post-Transcriptional Regulation of the T Cell Transcriptome

Deborah R. Winter, Northwestern University, USA
Synovial Macrophages Demonstrate Heterogeneity in their Transcriptional Response to Joint Inflammation in Mouse Models of Arthritis

Muzaffer Ahmad Kassab, City of Hope, USA
RNA 2’O-Methylation in B Cell Function

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Pre Function
17:00—19:00
Single Cell Approaches to Immune System Complexity
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2019

Mountain/Lake
* John J. O'Shea, NIAMS, National Institutes of Health, USA

Sarah Teichmann, Wellcome Sanger Institute, UK
Single-Cell Transcriptional Analyses in Adaptive Immunity

Ido Amit, Weizmann Institute, Israel
The power of ONE: Immunology in The Age of Single Cell Genomics

Muzlifah A. Haniffa, Newcastle University, UK
Functional Heterogeneity of Human Mononuclear Phagocytes

Chrysothemis Brown, Sloan Kettering Institute, USA
Short Talk: Single-Cell Transcriptomics Reveals Novel Dendritic Cell Subsets and their Transcriptional Regulators

Douglas A. Bell†, NIEHS, National Institutes of Health, USA
Short Talk: Single Cell RNA Sequencing Reveals Altered Effector CD8+ T Lymphocytes in Smokers

19:00—20:00
Dinner

Granhall
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1

Bay
20:00—21:00
Social Hour
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Bay

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 4

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Granhall
08:00—11:00
Transcriptional and Epigenomic Control of Immune Responses
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2019

Mountain/Lake
* Ellen V. Rothenberg, California Institute of Technology, USA

Anjana Rao, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology, USA
TET Methylcytosine Oxidases, Immune Responses and Cancer

John J. O'Shea, NIAMS, National Institutes of Health, USA
Genomic Views of Lymphocyte Differentiation and Activation

Coffee Break

Gioacchino Natoli, Humanitas University, Italy
Access to the Genomic Regulatory Information and the Control of Inflammatory Gene Expression

Christopher K. Glass, University of California, San Diego, USA
Roles of Tissue Environment in Shaping Macrophage Identities in Health and Disease

Diana Hargreaves, The Salk Institute, USA
Short Talk: Control of Inflammatory Responses by BAF Chromatin Remodeling Complexes

Matthias Merkenschlager, Imperial College London, UK
Short Talk: Quantitative Single Cell Analysis of Macrophage Gene Expression as a Mechanistic Approach to Cohesin-Dependent Regulation of Transcription

Jessica Bouviere, Institut NeuroMyogène, France
Short Talk: Selenoproteins Regulate Macrophage Polarization and Function

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Bay
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Bay
14:30—16:30
Workshop 2: Transcriptional Control in Physiology and Disease

Mountain/Lake
* Gioacchino Natoli, Humanitas University, Italy

Alejandro Villarino†, National Institutes of Health, USA
Transcriptional Programming of T Cell Metabolism Downstream of Cytokine-STAT Signaling

Rahul Roychoudhuri†, Babraham Institute, UK
A Treg-Specific Distal Transcriptional Enhancer that Mediates Resistance to Gut Inflammation

Ning Wang, UCLA, USA
On the Identifiability of Gene Regulatory Strategies by Combinations of Signal-Dependent Transcription Factors

Andrew Scott, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Thymocyte Selection-Associated HMG Box Protein TOX is a Master Regulator of Tumor-Specific T Cell Disfunction

Renato Ostuni, Ospedale San Raffaele S.r.l., Italy
Integration of Immune Stimuli Expands the Spectrum of Macrophage Activation States and Identifies Targets for Functional Reprogramming

Mashito Sakai, University of California, San Diego, USA
Deciphering Liver-Environmental Signalling Pathways for Kupffer Cell Identity

Florence Mailhot-Léonard, University of Montreal/University of Chicago, USA
Gene Activation Precedes DNA Demethylation in Response to Infection in Human Dendritic Cells

Kelly M. Banks, Weill Cornell Graduate School, USA
Epigenetic Regulation of Neutrophil Development and Neutrophil Extracellular Trap Formation by Tet Enzymes

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Pre Function
17:00—19:00
Pathologic Dysregulation of Transcription
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2019

Mountain/Lake
* Christopher K. Glass, University of California, San Diego, USA

Rab K. Prinjha, GlaxoSmithKline, UK
Epigenetic Drug Discovery

Alex Marson, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Reprogramming Human Immune Cell Circuitry

Andrea Schietinger, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Transcription Factors and Epigenetic Programs in Cancer Immunology

Camille Marie Syrett, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Short Talk: A Novel Requirement for Xist RNA-Mediated X Chromosome Inactivation Maintenance in Female-Biased Autoimmunity

Prasida Holla†, National Institutes of Health, USA
Short Talk: Understanding the Transcriptional Program in Atypical Memory B Cells in Chronic Diseases

19:00—20:00
Dinner

Granhall
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

Bay
20:00—21:00
Social Hour
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Bay

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Granhall
08:00—11:00
Non-Coding Genome and Post-Transcriptional Control in Immunity
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2019

Mountain/Lake
* Martin Turner, Babraham Institute, UK

K. Mark Ansel, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Mapping RNA Interfaces, Fate and Function in Lymphocytes

Silvia Monticelli, Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Switzerland
Transcriptional and Posttranscriptional Regulation of Human T Lymphocytes

Coffee Break

Jorge Henao-Mejia, University of Pennsylvania and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, USA
Long Non-Coding RNAs

Kate A. Fitzgerald, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Long Non-Coding RNAs

Philippe Bouillet, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Australia
Short Talk: Impaired Post-Transcriptional Regulation of TNF Causes Developmental Defects and Inflammatory Diseases

Takuya Uehata, Institute for Frontier Life and Medical Sciences, Kyoto University, Japan
Short Talk: Critical Roles of Endonucleases Regnase-1 and Regnase-3 in Early Lymphopoiesis

Anna-Maria Herzner, Genentech, Inc., USA
Short Talk: Dual Protection from Endogenous dsRNA Induced Type-I-IFN Responses by ADAR and hnRNPC

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:30—16:30
Workshop 3: RNA-Mediated Regulation

Mountain/Lake
* Vigo Heissmeyer, University of Munich, Germany

Davia Blake, University of Pennsylvania, USA
CD28 Regulation of Global Alternative Splicing Changes in Activated Human CD4+ T Cells

Wei-Le Wang, City of Hope, USA
MicroRNA-142 Guards against Autoimmunity by Controlling Treg Cell Homeostasis and Function

Fraser Soares, UHN, Canada
CRISPR/Cas9 Screening Identifies the m6A Methyltransferase METTL3 as a Regulator of PDL-1

Marianne Doelz, University of Basel, Switzerland
The Surprising Capacity of the miR17-92 microRNA Cluster to Compensate for CD28 Deficiency

Matilda Toivakka, University of Edinburgh, UK
Identification of RISC-Associated miRNAs and their Targets during T Cell Activation

Osamu Takeuchi†, Kyoto University, Japan
Critical Roles of an RNase N4BP1 in Anti-HIV-1 Host Defense and its Control by TCR Signaling

Johannes Schwerk, University of Washington, USA
Dual Role of Zinc-Finger Antiviral Protein Splice Variants: Infiltrating Alphavirus Replication Sites and Resolving Antiviral Inflammation

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Pre Function
17:00—18:45
RNA Binding Proteins and RNA Methylation in Immunity
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2019

Mountain/Lake
* K. Mark Ansel, University of California, San Francisco, USA

Martin Turner, Babraham Institute, UK
An Indispensable Role for Polypyrimidine Tract Binding Proteins in B Cell Development

Vigo Heissmeyer, University of Munich, Germany
Cooperative Regulation of T Cell Fate Decisions by RNA-Binding Proteins

Richard A. Flavell, HHMI/Yale University School of Medicine, USA
New Guardians of Mucosal Immunity

Monika Wolkers†, Sanquin Research, Netherlands
Short Talk: Post-Transcriptional Regulation in T Cell Responses to Infection and Tumors is Time- and Context-Dependent

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2019

Mountain/Lake
19:30—20:30
Dinner

Granhall
19:30—20:30
Social Hour
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Granhall
20:00—23:00
Entertainment
Entertainment is not subsidized by conference registration fees nor any U.S. federal government grants. Funding for this expense is provided by other revenue sources.

Granhall

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 6

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



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We gratefully acknowledge additional support from these exhibitors at this conference:

10x Genomics
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We gratefully acknowledge the generous grant for this conference provided by:


National Institutes of Health

Grant No. 1 R13 AI140575-01

Funding for this conference was made possible (in part) by 1 R13 AI140575-01 from the National Institutes of Health. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention by trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.


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