Navigation Links
Biophysical Society announces speakers for Future of Biophysics Burroughs Wellcome Fund Symposium
Date:12/11/2013

The Biophysical Society is pleased to announce the speakers for the Future of Biophysics Burroughs Wellcome Fund Symposium. Now in its fifth year and supported by supported by the Burroughs Wellcome Fund, the Symposium highlights exciting research by young investigators at the interface of the physical and life sciences. The Symposium will take place on Monday, February 17, 2014, in San Francisco, California as part of the Biophysical Society's 58th Annual Meeting.

The 2014 speakers and their talk titles for the Symposium are:

  • William Greenleaf, Stanford University, "Off Label" Uses of Sequencing Technology to Explore the Physical Genome;
  • Mary Kraft, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Sphingolipid and Cholesterol Distribution in the Plasma Membrane by High-resolution SIMS;
  • Elijah Roberts, Johns Hopkins University, The Influence of Extrinsic Fluctuations on the Decision of Cells; and
  • Megan Valentine, University of California, Santa Barbara, How Can Labile Bonds Lead to Tougher Networks? The Unexpected Role of Crosslinker Kinetics in Determining Cytoskeletal Mechanics.

"The Future of Biophysics Symposium is a great opportunity to showcase some of the tremendous talent among the early-career members of the BPS," said Robert Nakamoto, the chair of the session. "Unfortunately, we can only have four talks, but they will be very exciting. The speakers are from different areas using a variety of approaches to emphasize the broad range of interests, and the depth of creativity and innovation in our Society."


'/>"/>

Contact: Ro Kampman
society@biophysics.org
240-290-5600
Biophysical Society
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Media invited: Biophysical Society Annual Meeting
2. Biophysical Society announces 2013 New and Notable Symposium speakers
3. Biophysical Society announces winners of 2013 international travel awards
4. Biophysical Society announces winners of 2013 Education Committee travel awards
5. Biophysical Society announces winners of 2013 CPOW travel awards
6. Biophysical Society names 2013 Distinguished Service, Emily M. Gray, and Founders awardees
7. Biophysical Society names 5 2013 award recipients
8. American Chemical Society podcast: Improving disease monitoring in remote locations
9. 5 tips for a better Thanksgiving: A new video by the American Chemical Society
10. American Society for Cell Biology 2013 meeting
11. Cooking tips from Alton Brown: A new American Chemical Society video
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/27/2017)... N.Y. , March 27, 2017  Catholic ... Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Analytics for ... EMR Adoption Model sm . In addition, CHS ... of U.S. hospitals using an electronic medical record ... for its high level of EMR usage in ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... Research and Markets has announced the addition ... - Industry Forecast to 2025" report to their offering. ... The Global Vehicle ... around 8.8% over the next decade to reach approximately $14.21 billion ... estimates and forecasts for all the given segments on global as ...
(Date:3/20/2017)... HANOVER, Germany , March 20, 2017 At ... Hamburg -based biometrics manufacturer DERMALOG. The Chancellor came to the ... Japan is this year,s CeBIT partner country. At the largest ... important biometrics in use: fingerprint, face and iris recognition as well as ... ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:5/19/2017)... New York (PRWEB) , ... May 19, 2017 , ... ... techniques in treating gait disorders, Biodex Medical Systems, Inc. announces the release of their ... music therapy has been joined with a biomedical system to aid in rehabilitating individuals ...
(Date:5/18/2017)... ... May 18, 2017 , ... ... April 28, 2017 at the Prince Of Wales Private Hospital. The procedure was ... level C6-C7. The patient failed conservative treatments prior to undergoing surgery. , The ...
(Date:5/18/2017)... ... May 16, 2017 , ... Clinical Supplies Management (“CSM”), ... as the company continues to grow. CSM has doubled in size over the ... executing an aggressive growth strategy. , Roger Gasper joins CSM as Chief Financial Officer. ...
(Date:5/18/2017)... ... May 17, 2017 , ... ... further enhances its scientific power by providing investigators access to a high-profile ... to join the scientific advisory board. “We are committed to offering superior ...
Breaking Biology Technology: