Seventh Structural Biology and Molecular Biophysics Workshop

Journal Clubs Based on Workshop Speakers’ Lectures (DRC)

June 1412:00 pmDRC I 1006The Marky lab will present Dr. Ramirez-Alvarado's paper "Cell Damage in Light Chain Amyloidosis" (pdf download)(Live Stream for Remote Participants)
June 2112:00 pmDRC I 1006The Woods lab will present Dr. Giangrande's paper "Targeted Inhibition of Prostate Cancer Metastases with an RNA Aptamer to Prostate-specific Membrane Antigen" (pdf download)(Live Stream for Remote Participants)
June 2812:00 pmDRC I 1006The Dieckman lab will present Dr. Gonzales's paper "Ribosomal Initiation Complex-Driven Changes in the Stability and Dynamics of Initiation Factor 2 Regulate the Fidelity of Translation Initiation" (pdf download)
July 512:00 pmDRC I 1006The Conda-Sheridan lab will present Dr. Pardi's paper "A therapeutic aptamer inhibits angiogenesis by specifically targeting the heparin binding domain of VEGF165" (pdf download)
July 1212:00 pmDRC I 1006The Lyubchenko lab will present Dr. Onuchic's paper "Transferable model for chromosome architecture" (pdf download)


Workshop Events (PDD – Lozier Center for Pharmacy & Drug Discovery)

TimeLocationWorkshop Events for July 13, 2017
8:30amPDD AtriumBreakfast
9:30amPDD 2006Lecture: "From fluctuations to function: the role of dynamics in the mechanism of protein synthesis by the ribosome"
Presented by Dr. Ruben Gonzalez Jr. from Columbia University
10:30amPDD 2006Lecture: "Development of synthetic targeted RNA reagents (aptamers) to proteins involved in disease"
Presented by Dr. Paloma Giangrande from the University of Iowa
11:30amPDD 2006Lecture: "Integrative molecular modeling across the scales of molecular-level interactions to cellular systems and multi-cellular structures of medical interest"
Presented by Dr. José Onuchic from Rice University
12:30pmPDD AtriumLunch & Learns, Poster & Corporate Sponsor Displays - Lunch Provided
Lunch and Learns
  • Malvern
  • Xenocs
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Rigaku
  • TTP Labtech
2:00pmPDD 2006Lecture: "Research on misfolding and amyloid formation in light chain amyloidosis and the proteome of amyloid deposits"
Presented by Dr. Marina Ramirez-Alvarado from the Mayo Clinic
3:00pmPDD 2006Lecture: "High-resolution multi-dimensional NMR experiments of large RNA molecules (ribozymes)"
Presented by Dr. Arthur Pardi from the University of Colorado Boulder
4:30pmPDD AtriumPoster Session, Corporate Sponsor Displays with beverages and light snacks
5:30pmPDD AtriumMiTeGen Poster Prizes Awarded!
6:00pmWorkshop Finished.