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Registered attendees (and speakers, organizers, etc.) will have access to the following items from their Account page:

  • Abstracts from speakers and poster sessions, including the joint meeting abstracts, available 30 days prior to the meeting (You can edit your own abstract from My Account page as well)

    NOTE: Abstract authors/submitters may choose to not have their abstract available online and in the secure mobile app until a week before the meeting.

  • Full participant list, including joint meeting participants
  • Printable Invoices and Invitation Letters
  • Scholarship Information
  • Lodging Information

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NOTES:
This meeting occurs in 2020.
This meeting will be conducted in English.

All programs are subject to change. Check this site for updates.


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Twitter hashtag for this meeting: #KSRNAEditing21

RNA Editing and Modifications: From Biology to Therapy (F3)

Scientific Organizers: Jin Billy Li, Stacy M. Horner and Michaela Frye


October 1—4, 2020

Embassy Suites by Hilton Denver Downtown Convention Center, Denver, CO, USA


Supported by the Directors' Fund


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** Registration opens in January 2020 **



Discounted Abstract Deadline:

*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 )

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.


Click here to learn more about Global Health Travel Awards.

Scholarship Deadline:

*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.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline:

*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 )

Discounted Registration Deadline: August 3, 2020

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


Registration Fee: 845.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 620.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1045.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 820.00 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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We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report any calls or correspondence you might have received to Keystone Symposia and book only through lodging links in your Keystone Symposia account, an established travel agency or directly with the hotel(s) listed on our website.
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 Thursday, October 1 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Sunday, October 4 with a closing plenary session from 14:30 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Monday, October 5 in order to fully experience the meeting.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 1

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

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


FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—09:00
Welcome and Keynote Session
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/01/2020

Chuan He, University of Chicago, USA
RNA Methylation

09:00—11:45
Dynamic Regulation of the Epitranscriptome
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/01/2020

V. Narry Kim, Institute for Basic Science, South Korea
RNA Tail Uridylation

Coffee Break

Blerta Xhemalce, University of Texas, Austin, USA
Targeting RNA Methylation in Cancer

Jin Billy Li, Stanford University, USA
ADAR1 RNA Editing and Innate Immunity

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:15—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:15—13:00
Poster Setup

13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

14:30—16:30
Workshop 1

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—19:00
"Self" vs "Non-Self" RNA Pattern Recognition
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/01/2020

Stacy M. Horner, Duke University Medical Center, USA
RNA Methylation in Viral Infection

Carl Walkley, St Vincent's Institute, Australia
The In Vivo Functions of A-to-I Editing

Noam Stern-Ginossar, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
m6A and Innate Immunity

Speaker to be Announced

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1


SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—11:00
Functions and Mechanism
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/01/2020

Yunsun Nam, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
RNA Methylase Structure

Kazuko Nishikura, Wistar Institute, USA
ADAR RNA Editing and Genome Stability

Coffee Break

Kate Meyer, Duke University, USA
Detecting m6A and its Role in Gene Expression

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

14:30—16:30
Workshop 2

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—19:00
Harnessing RNA Editing and Modification Enzymes for Transcriptome Engineering
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/01/2020

Thorsten Stafforst†, Universität Tübingen, Germany
ADAR-Mediated Transcriptome Engineering

Yi-Tao Yu, University of Rochester Medical Center, USA
Pseudouridine-Mediated Stop Codon Read Through

Joshua Rosenthal†, Marine Biological Laboratory, USA
Engineering ADAR for Site-Directed RNA Editing

Speaker to be Announced
Industry Speaker - Latest Breakthrough

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2


SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—11:00
Understanding and Exploiting Epitranscriptome in Cancer
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/01/2020

Jianjun Chen, Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope, USA
m6A in Cancer

F. Nina Papavasiliou, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Germany
RNA Deamination in Immunity and Cancer

Coffee Break

Michael G. Kharas, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Function of m6A in Normal and Leukemic Hematopoietic Cells

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:30—16:30
The Role of Epitranscriptome in Development and Stem Cell
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/01/2020

Michaela Frye, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Germany
m5C RNA Methylation

Donal O'Carroll, University of Edinburgh, UK
Function of m6A in Germline

Brenda L. Bass†, University of Utah, USA
ADAR and dsRNA

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—18:45
Technology Development
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/01/2020

Peter Beal, University of California, Davis, USA
ADAR Structure and Substrate Recognition

Eva Maria Novoa Pardo, Centre for Genomic Regulation, Spain
Nanopore Direct RNA Sequencing to Call Modifications

Speaker to be Announced

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/01/2020

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

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.


MONDAY, OCTOBER 5

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



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