Sunday, February 8
10:45 AM - 12:45 PM

This symposium features late-breaking science in the field of biophysics.

Aleksandr Noy Liskin Swint-Kruse Gaya Amarasinghe

      Katharina Duerr      Frank DiMaio      Michelle WangJanine Brunner 

Enrique De La Cruz, Yale University, Co-Chair
Karen Fleming, Johns Hopkins University, Co-Chair

Liskin Swint-Kruse, The University of Kansas Medical Center
Rheostats and Toggle Switches for Modifying Protein Function

Janine Brunner, University of Zurich, Switzerland
The Principles of Lipid Scrambling: Structural Insights from a TMEM16 Family Member

Aleksandr Noy, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Transport Through Carbon Nanotube Porins in Lipid Membranes

Katharina Duerr, Oregon Health and Science University
Mechanisms of AMPA Receptor Activation and Desensitization Investigated by X-ray Crystallography, DEER and Cryo-electron Microscopy

Gaya Amarasinghe, Washington University in St. Louis
Mechanisms of Ebola Virus Immune Evasion

Frank DiMaio, University of Washington
A Virus that Infects a Hyperthermophile Encapsidates A-Form DNA

Michelle Wang, Cornell University
Single Molecule Mechanics – Towards High Throughput