Alessio Accardi, Weill Cornell Medical College, Subgroup Chair

Membrane Biophysics Subgroup 2016 Symposium
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Los Angeles, California

Program Title: 
Unusual Mechanisms in Membrane Transport
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

1:00 PM Opening Remarks

1:05 PM Criss Hartzell,
Emory University
TMEM16/Anoctamins Flirting with Lipids

1:35 PM Anna Moroni, University of Milan, Italy
Engineering of a Light-gated Potassium Channel 

2:05 PM László CsanádySemmelweis University, Hungary
Regulation of Gating of TRPM2 Channels by Nucleotides, Ca2+, and Phospholipids

2:35 PM Kallol Gupta, Oxford University, UK
Mass Spectrometry of Membrane Proteins - the Lipid Connection

3:05 PM Subgroup Business Meeting and Coffee Break

3:40 PM Stephen Long, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Structure and Insights into the Function of the Bestrophin Calcium-activated Chloride Channel

4:10 PM Randy Stockbridge, University of Michigan
Crystal Structures of a Double-barrelled Flouride Channel

4:40 PM Reinhard Jahn, Max Plank Institute, Germany
How to Fill a Synaptic Vesicle with Nuerotransmitters? Transport Mechanisms and Ion Balance

5:10 PM Conclusion

6:00 PM Cole Award Talk and Dinner: Awardee Roderick MacKinnon