Navigation Links
Disease diagnosis, bioengineering covered at state nano summit

Research into the evolution of protein design by a University of Houston professor will be featured among nearly 20 presentations at the 2005 Nano Summit Research Conference July 28.

Kurt L. Krause, an associate professor of biology and biochemistry at UH, will give a presentation at 11 a.m. on the "Role of Protein Design in Bionanotechnology."

Sponsored by the Nanotechnology Foundation of Texas, the 2005 Nano Summit is a daylong forum for Texas natural science, engineering and medical researchers to meet and exchange information on their respective areas of expertise. With a focus on major nanoscience research activities across Texas, the conference also is of benefit to corporate research and development executives, as well as students in related disciplines. UH is a co-host of the event.

Held from 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Edwin Hornberger Conference Center in the Texas Medical Center in Houston, the Nano Summit will provide presentations, a poster session and networking opportunities that cover leading nanotechnology research and practical applications in life science, materials science, energy, electronics and semiconductors. Both presenters and attendees will be able to explore the specific research needs and opportunities associated with the multidisciplinary field that is nanotechnology.

Krause's work deals with the significant effort in bionanotechnology today being devoted to the use of naturally occurring proteins in the diagnosis and treatment of disease and as reagents in bioengineering applications. The proteins used in these experiments are almost always naturally occurring and derived from living organisms. However, these proteins are not optimized to carry out anything other than their natural role. Krause proposes that if the widespread use of proteins in nanotechnology is to be achieved, then much more will need to be done in the area of protein design.

He will discuss current advances in the use of selec
'"/>

Source:University of Houston


Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Transplantation Of Monkey Embryonic Stem Cells Reverses Parkinson Disease In Primates
2. Finding Cures For Tropical Diseases: Is Open Source An Answer?
3. Protein Packages Found To Activate Genes; May Be What Regulates Development And Disease
4. Study: Soap And Water Work Best In Ridding Hands Of Disease Viruses
5. Gene Therapy For Parkinsons Disease Moves Forward In Animals
6. Duke Chemists Isolating Individual Molecules Of Toxic Protein In Alzheimers, Parkinsons Disease
7. Discovery Promises Simpler Therapy for Sickle Cell Disease
8. WHO Warns Of Increased Risk Of Vector-borne Diseases In Tsunami-affected Areas
9. Gene Therapy Cures Inherited Liver Disease In Rats
10. Disease diagnosis, biodefense among UH chemical research projects
11. Infants With Rare Genetic Disease Saved by Cord Blood Stem Cells
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Disease diagnosis bioengineering covered state nano summit

(Date:2/5/2015)... , 5. Februar 2015 Marken ... Logistikunternehmen und hat eine neue Marketingkampagne gestartet, ... (Clinical Logistics Organization – CLO) der Branche ... lautet First , mit Schwerpunkt auf ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150205/173753 Logo - ...
(Date:2/5/2015)... SAN DIEGO , Jan. 26, 2015   Epic ... treatment of cancer, today announced that Murali Prahalad , ... Personalized Medicine World Conference (PMWC) 2015: Silicon Valley, ... Mountain View, Calif. on January 26-28, ... entitled, "CTCs Come of Age as Biomarkers." Last year, Epic ...
(Date:2/5/2015)... Jan. 27, 2015   Marvin Test ... deployed, innovative test solutions for military, aerospace, ... of its TS-323 GENASYS Test Platform ... (LMSSC). GENASYS is a high-performance PXI-based system ... applications that require performance functional testing. GENASYS ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Marken startet Kampagne mit Patienten im Mittelpunkt 2Marken startet Kampagne mit Patienten im Mittelpunkt 3Epic Sciences to Present at Personalized Medicine World Conference 2015 on the Use of Circulating Tumor Cells as Cancer Biomarkers 2Marvin Test Solutions' GENASYS Platform Advances Mission-Critical Aerospace Production Test 2Marvin Test Solutions' GENASYS Platform Advances Mission-Critical Aerospace Production Test 3Marvin Test Solutions' GENASYS Platform Advances Mission-Critical Aerospace Production Test 4
... at the Living Planet Symposium have been hearing about ... almost three months, the satellite is in excellent health ... presented at the symposium. Prof. Duncan Wingham, Lead ... in very good shape exceeding in-orbit specifications, the ...
... protein that helps pack DNA into the cell nucleus has ... researchers found that the protein, histone H1, also takes part ... all proteins are made. The study appeared online May ... A human cell,s genetic material is so vast that it ...
... of the extinction of woolly mammoths and other large mammals ... fallen victim to the same type of "trophic cascade" of ... the global decline of predators such as wolves, cougars, and ... originally begun by human disruption of ecosystems, a new study ...
Cached Biology News:CryoSat-2 exceeding expectations 2Histone H1 regulates gene activity throughout the cell cycle 2Histone H1 regulates gene activity throughout the cell cycle 3'Trophic cascades' of disruption may include loss of woolly mammoth, saber-toothed cat 2'Trophic cascades' of disruption may include loss of woolly mammoth, saber-toothed cat 3'Trophic cascades' of disruption may include loss of woolly mammoth, saber-toothed cat 4
(Date:3/4/2015)... , March 4, 2015 /CNW/ - Resverlogix ... it has completed a collaborative research program ... analytics.  Using Fast Collective Evolution Technology (FACET), ... including all measurements obtained from each of ... Phase 2 clinical trials ASSERT, SUSTAIN and ...
(Date:3/4/2015)... 04, 2015 Proove Biosciences ... Medicine, is excited to announce the launch of ... Optimize the Management of Pain”. , The continuing ... for the next year. The focus of the ... recognize inadequate pain treatments, integrate appropriate pain management ...
(Date:3/4/2015)... 4, 2015  BioClinica®, Inc., a leading ... today announced that clinical trial professionals representing ... its annual European User Conference in ... the use of its eClinical technologies to ... include: the Microsoft Office-Smart OnPoint CTMS; Express ...
(Date:3/4/2015)... California (PRWEB) March 04, 2015 ... (PCR) represents one of the fastest growing technologies in ... biologists in subcellular visualization is driving growth in nucleic ... for deeper understanding of gene expressions will continue to ... Expanding applications in fields ranging from pharma, biotech, food ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Resverlogix Collaborates with Emerald Logic to Identify Factors Driving Drug Response and Efficacy in Phase 2 Program 2Resverlogix Collaborates with Emerald Logic to Identify Factors Driving Drug Response and Efficacy in Phase 2 Program 3Resverlogix Collaborates with Emerald Logic to Identify Factors Driving Drug Response and Efficacy in Phase 2 Program 4Proove Biosciences Launches CME Accredited Program with Medscape 2Proove Biosciences Launches CME Accredited Program with Medscape 3BioClinica Teams With Pharma To Tackle Clinical Trial Challenges In Europe 2BioClinica Teams With Pharma To Tackle Clinical Trial Challenges In Europe 3Focus on Quantifying Nucleic Acid Molecules Spurs Growth in the qPCR & dPCR Instrumentation Market, According to a New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 2Focus on Quantifying Nucleic Acid Molecules Spurs Growth in the qPCR & dPCR Instrumentation Market, According to a New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 3Focus on Quantifying Nucleic Acid Molecules Spurs Growth in the qPCR & dPCR Instrumentation Market, According to a New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 4
... Aug. 7 Kensey Nash Corporation today announced an ... along with the trademark, inventory and other assets associated ... the terms of the agreement, the Company and Biomet ... agreement. Pursuant to the agreement, following a brief transition ...
... , , SAN MATEO, Calif., Aug. ... , , , Granted ... non-diabetic adults, either alone or in combination with other medicinal products for pain ... (Astellas) for commercialization of Qutenza in Europe, Middle East and Africa, including commercialization ...
... , , SAN MARINO, ... VRAL) has formed a wholly owned subsidiary called MetaCytoLytics, Inc. ... University of Colorado Professor M. Karen Newell called "metabolic disruption ... to generate energy from glucose or from fatty acids. ...
Cached Biology Technology:Kensey Nash Announces Agreement to Acquire Rights to OsseoFit Product 2Kensey Nash Announces Agreement to Acquire Rights to OsseoFit Product 3NeurogesX Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results 2NeurogesX Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results 3NeurogesX Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results 4NeurogesX Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results 5NeurogesX Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results 6NeurogesX Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results 7NeurogesX Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results 8NeurogesX Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results 9NeurogesX Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results 10NeurogesX Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results 11NeurogesX Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results 12Viral Genetics Creates Subsidiary to Develop Cancer Therapy 2Viral Genetics Creates Subsidiary to Develop Cancer Therapy 3Viral Genetics Creates Subsidiary to Develop Cancer Therapy 4
... The Luminex 200 IS System is ideal ... Upstate's Beadlyte reagents. This system contains the ... developed by Luminex. The user can design ... kits. The system has fully integrated graphing ...
...
... Cell Lines stably express the regulatory ... line is functionally tested for induction ... expression control vector pGene/V5-His/lacZ and by ... with mifepristone (Figure 1). These cell ...
... Includes: Sufficient library for 10 separate ... independent sequences, -28 gIII Sequencing Primer ... -96 gIII Sequencing Primer (100 pmol), ... coli strain ER2738, Control target (Streptavidin) ...
Biology Products: