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Frontiers Research Topic

Preliminary Programme


  • Stress at the Systems and Structural Level

  • Responses to Osmotic and Acid Stress

  • Stress responses in single cells

  • Stress in host-pathogen interactions

  • Biotechnological optimisation of microorganisms through engineering and evolution

The EMBO Keynote Lecture
Tim Clausen
, Institute of Molecular Pathology, Vienna
No stress with pArg - How B. subtilis and friends deal with damaged proteins

Brian Conlon, University of North Carolina
Novel determinants of antibiotic susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus in the host environment

Frédéric Devaux, l'université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris
Functional genomics of stress responses in the human pathogen Candida glabrata

Wanda Dischert, Metabolic Explorer, France
Coping with stress during industrial fermentation

Audrey Gasch, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Cell-to-cell variation in the Saccharomyces cerevisiae transcriptional response to environmental stress?

Jörgen Johansson, Umeå University, Sweden
Understanding the Listeria monocytogenes stressosome and its putative connection with virulence

Linda Kenney, National University of Singapore & University of Illinois-Chicago
A new view of pH regulation in bacteria

Teuta Pilizota, University of Edinburgh
Uncovering the reasons behind E. coli's growth rate reduction caused by hyperosmotic challanges

Bert Poolman, University of Groningen
How do cells maintain shape and homeostasis under osmotic stress?