The Second Julio Palacios International Symposium

Synergies in the Biosciences / A Coruña, July, 11 and 12, 2018



Wednesday, 11


9:30 Opening
José María Medina
Fundación Ramón Areces.

Rosa María Menéndez López
Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC).

Julio E. Abalde Alonso
Universidade da Coruña.

10:00 Intercellular signaling and free-energy gradient-directed cell movement
Raphael D. Levine
Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

10:45 Interactions between biomolecules: what can we learn from rotational spectroscopy?
María Eugenia Sanz
King's College London.

11:30 Break

12:00 Cancer immunotherapy: Harnessing the immune system against lymphoma
Miguel Canales
Hospital Universitario La Paz.

12:45 Big data from physiomarkers: the future of precision medicine in critical care
Lluís Blanch
Corporació Sanitària Parc Taulí.

13:30 Break

15:30 Understanding micelle-triggered β-hairpin-to-α-helix transitions in peptides
María A. Jiménez
Instituto de Química-Física Rocasolano (CSIC). 

16:15 The mechanism for the reversible oxygen addition to heme
Juan J. Novoa
Universitat de Barcelona. 

17:00 Break

17:30 Poster session

Thursday, 12


9:30 An ensemble approach to modelling heterogeneity of epigenetic landscapes reveals new pathways to cellular reprogramming in aging and disease
Tomás Alarcón
Centre de Recerca Matemàtica.

10:15 Phenotype characterization of biosamples by thermodynamic-like information theoretic surprisal analysis of genomic and metabolic data
Françoise Remacle
University of Liège. 

11:00 Break

11:30 Non-natural metal complexes in chemical and cell biology
José L. Mascareñas
Universidade de Santiago de Compostela. 

12:15 Valence Bond description of the ground and π excited states of Ozone and other 1,3 dipoles
Benoît Braïda
Paris-Sorbonne University. 

13:00 Break

15:00 Control of cellular senescence in cancer and tissue regeneration: The secret of eternal youth
María D. Mayán
Instituto de Investigación Biomédica de A Coruña. 

15:45 The temperature dependence of the rates of inorganic and enzyme-catalyzed reactions
Neil L. Allan
University of Bristol. 

16:30 Break

17:00 Cell competition: killing cells to keep you alive
Ginés Morata
Centro de Biología Molecular Severo Ochoa. 

17:45 Round table "The future of molecular biology"
Moisés Canle-López

Josep Mª Oliva-Enrich

18:30 Closing