University of Wolverhampton: 25th July 2019

Chemistry & Biology of Peptides 2019

Focus: Cell penetrating peptides

Dr Sarah Jones
Professor John Howl
Dr Fabienne Burlina
Dr Peter White
Dr John Offer

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Chemistry & Biology of Peptides 2019

Cell Penetrating Peptides

We have the pleasure to invite you to the 14th Chemistry and Biology of Peptides Meeting. A one day free mini-symposium organized under the auspices of the British Peptide Society and Protein & Peptide Science Group of the Royal Society of Chemistry. This year the meeting is held back-to-back with the Early Stage Researcher Meeting of the Protein & Peptide Science Group, on the 26th July at the same venue.


Date: 25 July 2019
Time: 10 am - 5 pm
Location: Chancellor's Hall

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Dehua Pei (The Ohio State University)
Drugging undruggable targets with macrocyclic peptides
Mike Gait (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge)
Peptide conjugates of morpholino oligonucleotides as treatments for neuromuscular diseases
Sandrine Sagan (Sorbonne Université)
Role of tryptophans in arginine-rich sequences for glycosaminoglycans-dependent internalization of cell-penetrating peptides
Professor Christian Hackenberger (FMP Berlin, HU Berlin)
Protein-conjugates for intra- and extracellular targeting
Pirjo Laakkonen (University of Helsinki)
Peptide-based tumor targeting
Arwyn Tomos Jones (Cardiff University)
Actin, Macropinocytosis and Cell Entry of CPPs: Where do we now stand?
John Howl (University of Wolverhampton)
Penetrating the Impenetrable : Progress towards a non-hormonal male contraceptive
Ian Egglestone (University of Bath)
Peptide targeting of photosensitisers for photodynamic therapy and drug delivery

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