Molecular Biophysics of Membranes


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Sunday,
June 17, 2012
4:00PM – 9:00AM Conference Registration
6:00PM – 7:00 PM FASEB Opening Reception
7:00PM – 8:30 PM Dinner
8:45PM – 10:00PM 2 minute poster overview presentations
Monday,
June 18, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 1:
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Protein-Lipid interactions
Lukas Tamm, University of Virginia
9:00AM – 9:15AM Welcome from FASEB
9:15AM - 9:45AM Speaker 1, Alex Ladokhin, University of Kansas Medical Center
Conformational switching during pH-triggered membrane protein
insertion
9:45AM –10:15AM Speaker 2, Tobias Baumgart, University of Pennsylvania
“Title of talk
10:15AM – 10:45AM Speaker 3, Amit Chattopadhyay, CCMB
Membrane Cholesterol and the Serotonin-1A Receptor: An
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Intimate Association?
10:45AM – 11:15AM Group photo & FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
11:15AM – 11:45AM Speaker 4, Peter Kasson, University of Virginia
“Protein-lipid interactions and influenza viral entry mechanism”
11:45AM – 12:15PM Speaker 5, Lukas Tamm, University of Virginia
Assembly of the synaptic exocytotic fusion machine

12:15PM – 1:15PM Lunch
Free Afternoon
4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 1
6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner
Session 2:
7:00PM – 9:45PM
Membrane Complexity
Session Chair Barbara Baird, Cornell
7:00PM - 7:30PM Speaker 1, Sarah Veatch, University of Michigan
“Title of talk
7:30PM – 8:00PM Speaker 2, Erin Sheets, University of Minnesota-Duluth
“Title of talk
8:00PM – 8:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
8:15PM – 8:30PM Break
8:30PM – 8:45PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
8:45PM – 9:15PM Speaker 3, Anne Kenworthy, Vanderbilt University
“Role of glycolipid-binding bacterial toxins in the assembly and
function of membrane domains
9:15PM – 9:45PM Speaker 4, Barbara Baird, Cornell
“Spatial Regulation and Targeting of IgE Receptor Signaling
Tuesday,
June 19, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 3
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Keynote session
Session Chair Kalina Hristova, JHU
9:00AM - 9:30AM Introduction of Keynote Speaker
9:30PM –10:30 AM Keynote Speaker, Gunnar von Heijne, Stockholm University
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Translocon-mediated assembly of membrane proteins: at the
crossroads between cell biology and biophysics
10:30AM – 11:00AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
11:00AM – 12:00 PM Meet the expert session, Gunnar von Heijne, Stephen H. White,
James Bowie, Lukas Tamm and Barbara Baird
12.15PM – 1.15 PM LUNCH
Session 4:
1:15PM – 3:15PM
WORKSHOP “EMERGING METHODS AND TECHNOLOGIES
Session Chair, Stephen H. White, UCI
1:15PM – 1:45PM Speaker 1, Stephen H. White, UCI, Equilibrium Molecular Dynamics
Simulations of Peptide Partitioning.
1:45PM – 2:15PM Speaker 2, Valerica Raicu, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee.
Detection of protein complex stoichiometry and geometry using
FRET-based imaging of live cells
2:15PM – 2:45PM Speaker 3, Steven Boxer, Stanford University
“Membrane Composition Analysis by Mass Spectrometry”
2:45PM – 3:15PM
3.15PM - 3.30PM
Speaker 4 James C. Weisshaar, University of Wisconsin-Madison,
“Single-cell, real-time imaging of the attack of antimicrobial peptides
on bacterial membranes”
Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
FREE AFTERNOON
Dinner
Session 5:
7:00PM – 9:45PM
Membrane Protein Folding and Misfolding
Jim Bowie, UCLA
7:00PM - 7:30PM Speaker 1, Chuck Sanders, Vanderbilt University
Folding of the Transmembrane Amyloid Precursor and Alzheimer’s
Disease
7:30PM – 8:00PM Speaker 2, Dirk Schneider, University of Mainz
“Shaping up membrane proteins”
8:00PM – 8:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
8:15PM – 8:30PM Break
8:30PM – 8:45PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
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8:45PM – 9:15PM Speaker 3, Ross Dalbey, Ohio State University
The role the YidC chaperone in the insertion and folding of
membrane proteins
9:15PM – 9:45PM Speaker 4, Jim Bowie, UCLA
Membrane protein folding energetics
Wednesday,
June 20, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 6
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Membrane Receptors
Session Chair Klaus Gawrisch, NIH
9:00AM - 9:30AM Speaker 1, Deborah Leckband, UIUC
Getting the message: mechanotransduction at cell-cell junctions
9:30PM –10:00AM Speaker 2, Alan Grossfield, University of Rochester
Multiscale modeling of G protein-coupled receptors
10:00AM – 10:30AM Speaker 3, Phil Thomas, UT Southwestern
Membrane Protein Folding Pathologies
10:30AM – 11:00AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
11:00AM – 11:30PM Speaker 4, Klaus Gawrisch, NIH
“Lipid dependence of class A GPCR structure and function”
11:30PM – 12:00PM Speaker 4, Jonathan Sachs, University of Minnesota
Elucidating the organizational details of receptor networks in the
TNF superfamily
12:15PM – 1:15PM Lunch
Free Afternoon
4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 2
6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner
Session 7:
7:00PM – 9:45PM
Transporters and Channels
Session Chair Michael Wiener, University of Virginia
7:00PM - 7:30PM Speaker 1, Eduardo Perozo, University of Chicago
“Title of talk
7:30PM – 8:00PM Speaker 2, Ning Yan, Tsinghua University
“Exploit the Proton Motive Force -
structural and functional investigation of proton-symporters
8:00PM – 8:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
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8:15PM – 8:30PM Break
8:30PM – 8:45PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
8:45PM – 9:15PM Speaker 3, Michael Wiener, University of Virginia
“Title of talk
9:15PM – 9:45PM Speaker 4, Tom Woolf, Johns Hopkins University
“Title of talk”
Thursday,
June 21, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 8
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Protein Interactions in the Membrane
Session Charles Deber, University of Toronto
9:00AM - 9:30AM Speaker 1, Anne Hinderliter, University of Minnesota-Duluth
Weak Interactions with the Membrane and Weak Interactions with
Oneself as Suggested Themes for Membrane Binding Proteins
9:30PM –10:00AM Speaker 2, Natalie Goto, University of Ottawa
“Title of talk
10:00AM – 10:15AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
10:15AM – 10:45AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:45AM – 11:15PM Speaker 3, Gianluigi Veglia, University Of Minnesota
“Title of talk”
11:15PM – 11:45PM Speaker 4, Charles Deber, University of Toronto
Micelles as membrane-mimetics for membrane protein folding
11:45PM – 12:00PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
12:00PM – 12:30PM Business Meeting
12:30PM – 1:45PM Lunch
Free Afternoon
1:00PM – 6:00PM Optional Organized Group Activity
6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner
Session 9:
7:00PM – 9:45PM
Amyloids and Membranes
Session Chair Ka Yee Lee, University of Chicago
7:00PM - 7:30PM Speaker 1, Ralph Langen, USC
Mechanisms of Membrane Bending by BAR Domain Proteins and
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α-synuclein
7:30PM – 8:00PM Speaker 2, Ka Yee Lee, University of Chicago
“Title of talk
8:00PM – 8:30PM Speaker 4, Liz Rhoades, Yale University
“Title of talk”
8:30PM – 8:45PM Break
8:45PM – 9:15PM Speaker 3, Iban Ubarretxena-Belandia, Mount Sinai
“Title of talk
9:15PM – 9:30PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
Friday,
June 22, 2012
7:30AM – 8:30AM Breakfast

17 Jun - 22 Jun 2012

Snowmass Village
United States of America
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