The Biophysical Society has announced the winners of its student travel award to attend the Biophysical Society's 54th Annual Meeting at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco, California, February 20-24, 2010. The recipients of this competitive award are selected based on scientific merit, with priority given to those who will present a paper at the conference. Each awardee receives a travel grant and will be recognized at a reception on Saturday, February, 20.
The 2010 recipients of the Student Travel Award are:
Katherine Alfieri, Haverford College, "CYANYLATED CYSTEINE USED TO MAP MEMBRANE BINDING AND INTER-PEPTIDE CONTACTS IN A MODEL ANTIMICROBIAL PEPTIDE."
Luba Arotsky, Rowan University, "INVESTIGATION OF A SEQUENCE-MODIFIED ANTIMICROBIAL PEPTIDE."
Tristan Bereau, Carnegie Mellon, "IDENTIFYING TWO-STATE TRANSITIONS BY MICROCANONICAL ANALYSIS: COARSE-GRAINED SIMULATIONS OF HELICAL PEPTIDES."
Ginka Buchner, Julius-Maximilians-Universitaet, Wuerzburg, Germany, "EFFECTS OF MUTATIONS ON SIDE-SPECIFIC FOLDING MECHANISM OF A HELIX-TURN-HELIX PROTEIN."
Stacie Bulfer, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, "CRYSTAL STRUCTURE AND FUNCTIONAL ANALYSIS OF HOMOCITRATE SYNTHASE, AN ESSENTIAL ENZYME IN LYSINE BIOSYNTHESIS."
Olga Buzovetsky, Wesleyan University, "BINDING AND BENDING PARAMETERS OF INTEGRATION HOST FACTOR TO FOUR-WAY HOLLIDAY JUNCTION."
Juan Caldern, Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Cientficas, Caracas, Venezuela, "Ca2+ TRANSIENTS AND MYOSIN HEAVY CHAIN (MHC) COMPOSITION IN MURINE ENZYMATICALLY DISSOCIATED FIBERS."
Christine Carlisle, Wake Forest University, "THE MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF INDIVIDUAL CROSSLINKED AND UNCROSSLINKED FIBRIN FIBERS."
Chun Ju Chen, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, "MECHANISTIC ANALYSIS OF KAR3CIK1 FOR MITOTIC FUNCTION."
Huimin Chen, Cornell University, "TEMPERATURE-DEPENDENT SINGLE-MOLECULE FLUORESCENCE MEASUR
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