Chloroplast Symposium – University of Copenhagen

Chloroplast Symposium

On 11-12 June a delegation from University of Gothenburg visits CPSC to be part of a symposium on Chloroplast together with researchers from Copenhagen Plant Science Centre. 

Program 11 June:

13.15-13.30: Welcome to the symposium by Dario Leister.

13.30-14.00: Cornelia Spetea: Ion transport fine-tunes photosynthesis

14.00-14.30: Dario Leister: How chloroplasts talk to the nucleus

14.30-15.00: Coffee break

15.00-15.30: Pablo Pulido: Protein quality control: chaperones and proteases, two sides of the same coin

15.30-16.00: Break

16.00-16.30: Yumiko Sakuragi: Calvin cycle revisited

16.30-17.00: Mathias Pribil: Thylakoid dynamics - Mechanisms affecting thylakoid ultrastructure


Program 12 June: Henrik Aronsson: The puzzle of chloroplast vesicle transport

10.00-10.30: Poul Erik Jensen: Photosynthesis and synthetic biology: redirecting electrons.

10.30-11.00: Coffee break

11.00-11.30: Lars Scharff: Plastid ribosomes: examples of reductive genome evolution and synthetic lethality

11.30-12.00: Björn Lundin: Intelligent light: How plants balance photosynthetic excitation energy to survive and thrive.​

12.00-12.30: Peter Kindgren: TBA