Molecular Biophysics of Membranes

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Sunday,
Month, Day, 2014

4:00PM – 9:00PM Conference Registration

6:00PM – 7:00 PM FASEB Opening Reception

7:00PM – 8:30 PM Dinner

8:45PM – 10:00PM Poster Preview Session


Monday,
Month, Day, 2014

7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast

Session 1:
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Membrane Bioengineering and Biotechnology
Chair: John Tomich, Kansas State University

9:00AM – 9:15AM Welcome from FASEB

9:15AM - 9:55AM Erwin London, Stony Brook University
"Asymmetric lipid vesicles: preparation, physical properties
and protein interaction."

9:55AM – 10:10 AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts

10:10AM –10:50AM John Tomich, Kansas State University
“Branched Oligopeptides Form Nanocapsules with Lipid
Vesicle Characteristics”

10:50AM – 11:20AM Group photo & FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break

11:20AM – 12:00PM Margie Longo, University of California, Davis
“To be arranged”

12:15PM – 1:15PM Lunch

Free Afternoon

4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 1 – Optional

6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner

Session 2:
7:00PM – 10:05PM
Interfacially Active Peptides
Chair: Paulo Almeida, UNC Wilmington

7:00PM - 7:40PM Anne Ulrich, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
“To be arranged”

7:40PM – 8:10PM Karl Lohner, University of Graz
“To be arranged”

8:10PM – 8:25PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts

8:15PM – 8:30PM Break

8:30PM – 8:45PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts

8:45PM – 9:25PM Paulo Almeida, UNC Wilmington
“Translocation of amphipathic peptides across lipid bilayers:
Effects of sequence”

9:25PM – 10:05PM Frances Separovic, University of Melbourne
“"Structural effects of antimicrobial peptides on supported lipid
bilayers””

Tuesday,
Month, Day, 2014

7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast

Session 3
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Receptor Tyrosine Kinases
Chair: Kalina Hristova, Johns Hopkins University

9:00AM - 9:40AM Kalina Hristova, Johns Hopkins University
“Signaling by the FGF family of receptors”


9:40AM –10:20AM Diane S. Lidke, University of New Mexico
“To be arranged”

10:20AM – 10:35AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts

10:35AM – 10:55AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break

10:55AM – 11:10AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts

11:10AM – 11:50PM Feilim Mac Gabhann, Johns Hopkins University
“To be arranged”

11:50AM-12:05PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts

12:15PM – 1:15PM

1:15PM – 2:15PM
Lunch

Meet the Experts

Free Afternoon

4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 2 – Optional

6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner

Session 4:
7:00PM – 9:00PM
KEYNOTE LECTURE
Chair: William Wimley

7:00PM - 7:30PM Introduction

7:30PM – 8:45PM Stephen H. White, University of California, Irvine
“To be arranged”


Wednesday,
Month, Day, 2014

7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast

Session 5
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Membrane Fusion
Chair: Leonid Chernomordik, NIH

9:00AM - 9:40AM Greg Melikian, Emory University
"Zooming in on single virus entry and fusion".

9:40AM –10:20AM Yeon-kyun Shin, Iowa State University
“To be arranged”

10:20AM – 10:35AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts

10:35AM – 10:55AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break

10:55AM – 11:10AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts

11:10AM – 11:50PM Leonid Chernomordik, NIH
“To be arranged”

11:50AM-12:05PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts

12:15PM – 1:15PM Lunch

Free Afternoon

4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 3 – Optional

6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner

Session 6:
7:00PM – 10:00PM
Membrane Proteases and Amyloids
Chair: Sin Urban, Johns Hopkins University

7:00PM - 7:40PM Michael Wolfe, Harvard University
“Proteolytic Functions of Alzheimer's Gamma-Secretase”

7:40PM – 8:20PM Paul Axelsen, University of Pennsylvania
"Thinking Outside the Box About Amyloid Formation Inside a
Reverse Micelle".

8:20PM – 8:35PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts

8:35PM – 8:50PM Break

8:50PM – 9:05PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts

9:05PM – 9:55PM Sin Urban, Johns Hopkins Medical Institute
“To be arranged”

9:45PM – 10:00PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts

Thursday,
Month, Day, 2014

7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast

Session 7
9:00AM – 12:15PM
G-protein Coupled Receptors
Chair: Anne Robinson, Tulane University

9:00AM - 9:40AM Scott Prosser, University of Toronto
“GPCR Dynamics - Understanding the role of ligands in the
regulation of β2-adrenergic receptor signaling”

9:40AM –10:20AM Anne Robinson, Tulane University
“To be arranged”

10:20AM – 10:35AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts

10:35AM – 10:55AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break

10:55AM – 11:35AM Ed Lyman, University of Delaware
“To be arranged”

11:35AM – 12:05PM Amit Chattopadhyay, Centre for Cellular and Molecular
Biology (CCMB), Hyderabad
“To be arranged”

12:15PM – 12:45PM Business Meeting

12:45PM – 1:45PM Lunch

Free Afternoon

1:00PM – 6:00PM Optional Organized Group Activity

4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 4 – Optional

6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner

Session 8:
7:00PM – 10:10PM
Membrane protein Bioinformatics and Computation
Chair: Jie Liang, University of Chicago

7:00PM - 7:40PM Peter Tielman, University of Calgary
“To be arranged”

7:40PM – 8:20PM Jie Liang, University of Illinois, Chicago
“To be arranged”

8:20PM – 8:35PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts

8:35PM – 8:50PM Break

8:50PM – 9:30PM Martin Ulmschneider, Johns Hopkins
“To be arranged”

9:30PM – 10:10PM Jens Mieler, Vanderbilt University
“To be arranged”

Friday,
Month, Day, 2014

7:30AM – 8:30AM Breakfast

Session 9
8:30AM – 11:30PM
Membrane Protein Folding and Structure
Chair: Alejandro Heuck, University of Massachusetts

8:30AM - 9:10AM Patrick Barth, Baylor College of Medicine
“To be arranged”

9:10AM – 9:50AM Alejandro Heuck, University of Massachusetts
“"Assembly of hetero-oligomeric protein complexes in model
membranes"

9:50AM – 10:05AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts

9:45AM – 10:00AM Break

10:00AM – 10:40AM Ryan Hibbs, University of Texas, Southwest Medical
Center
“To be arranged”

10:40AM – 11:20AM Leonid Brown, University of Guelph
"Going beyond the structure - biospectroscopic studies of
conformational changes and oligomerization in alpha-helical
membrane proteins".

11:20AM – 11:30AM Closing Comments

11:30AM Departures
Boxed Lunches Available

29 Jun - 4 Jul 2014

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