Lipid and Lipid Signaling Theme Organizers:

Dawn L. Brasaemle, Rutgers, The State Univ. of New Jersey and
Timothy Osborne, Sanford-Burnham Med. Res. Inst.

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Lipid Droplets:  A Dynamic Subcellular Compartment  

Sunday, April 22, 3:45 pm - 6:00 pm
Convention Center, Room 6A
Chair: Deborah M. Muoio, Duke Univ.

The Function of FIT Proteins in Triglyceride Storage
David Silver, Albert Einsten Col. of Med.

The Cell Biology of Neutral Lipid Synthesis and Storage
Tobias Walther, Yale Univ. Sch. of Med.

Control of Lipolysis by Perilipins
Dawn L. Brasaemle, Rutgers, The State Univ. of New Jersey  
 


  

Metabolic Branchpoints/Lipid Channeling  

Monday, April 23, 9:55 am - 12:10 pm
Convention Center, Room 6A
Chair: Dawn L. Brasaemle, Rutgers, The State Univ. of New Jersey

Avanti Young Investigator Award in Lipid Research Lecture
Regulation of SREBP by Sterols and Oxygen in Fungi
Peter Espenshade, Johns Hopkins Univ. Sch. of Med.

Mitochondrial stress and metabolic dysfunction in skeletal muscle
Deborah M. Muoio, Duke Univ.

Using C. elegans to dissect fat and feeding regulatory pathways
Kaveh Ashrafi, UC San Francisco
 


  

Lipid Signaling, Infection and Atherosclerosis 

Tuesday, April 24, 3:45 pm - 6:00 pm
Convention Center, 6A
Chair: Peter Espenshade, Johns Hopkins Univ. Sch. of Med.

Genomics and Lipidomics of Macrophage Activation
Christopher K. Glass, UC San Diego

SREBP-1a, Lipid Metabolism and the Innate Immune Response
Timothy Osborne, Sanford Burnhan Med. Res. Inst.

Diacylglycerol acyltransferase 1 (DGAT1) Functions as a Cellular “Hub” to Target Hepatitis C Virus Proteins NS5A and Core to Lipid Droplets
Melanie Ott, J. David Gladstone Inst. 
 


 

Lipid Regulation of Protein Function

Wednesday, April 25, 9:55 am - 12:10 pm
Convention Center, Room 6A
Chair: Timothy Osborne, Sanford Burnhan Med. Res. Inst.

Structural Organization of HNF4alpha: A Master Transcription Factor of Hepatic and Pancreatic Genes
Fraydoon Rastinejad, Sanford Burnhan Med. Res. Inst.

Mapping endocannabinoid signaling networks in the mammalian brain
Daniel K. Nomura, UC Berkeley

Inflammation and Insulin Resistance
Jerrold M. Olefsky, UC San Diego
 


Workshop on LIPID MAPS Lipidomics Tools 

 

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Sunday, April 22, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Convention Center, Room 11A
Presenter, Eoin Fahy,  UCSD

 


Lipid Droplets: Basic Working Principles Workshop

Our partner for this workshop is Avanti Polar Lipids
 

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Monday, April 23, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Convention Center, Room 11A, 6A
Organizer, Robert V. Stahelin, Indiana Univ. Sch. of Med. - South Bend