2015 Symposium

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*2 speaking slots are available for early-career protein scientists (no more than 1 year in an independent position) in every session, to be selected from the submitted abstracts.

Topics & Confirmed Speakers

Engineering & Interpreting the Genome

Eva Nogales, University of California, Berkeley / HHMI
Stanley Qi, University of California, San Francisco
Osamu Nureki, Unveristy of Tokyo
Keith Joung, Massachusetts General Hospital

Chemical Biology

Linda Hseih-Wilson, California Institute of Technology
Ed Tate, Imperial College, London
Robert Copeland, Epizyme, Inc.
Ernest Giralt, Institut de Recerca Biomèdica

Proteomics (PPIs, PTMs)

Ruedi Aebersold, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich
Andrej Sali, University of California, San Francisco
Anne-Claude Gavin-Perrin, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg

Protein Allostery & Dynamics

Jeanne Hardy, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Patricia Bassereau, Institut Curie Centre de Recherche
Harold Schwalbe, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität
David Fushman, University of Maryland


Patricia Clark, University of Notre Dame
Christodoulou, University College London
Susan Buchanan, The National Institutes of Health
Volker Dötsch, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität

Enzyme & Pathway Engineering

Lynne Regan, Yale University
Eric Brustad, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill
Chaitan Khosla, Stanford University

Systems Biology

Martha Bulyk, Harvard Medical School
John Albeck, University of California – Davis

Integrative Protein Science

Deborah Foguel, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro 
Sheena McGowan, Monash University
Takanori Kigawa, Riken Quantitative Biology Center

Observing Dynamics in Single Cells

Petra Schwille, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Martinsreied
Garry Nolan, Stanford University
Lani Wu, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center

Intrinsically Disordered Proteins

Ben Schuler, Universität Zürich
Robert Konrat, University of Vienna
Monika Fuxreiter, Debreceni Egyetem
Tanja Mittag, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Cell Engineering

Miki Ebisuya, Riken Center for Developmental Biology
Brian Kuhlman, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill
Zev Gartner, University of California, San Francisco
Stephen Michnick, University of Montreal


Protein Engineering

David Liu, Harvard University
Jaume Pons, Pfizer
Anthony Kossiakoff, University of Chicago
Lim Sierin, Nanyang Technological University


2015 Program Planning Committee Corrected

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