Monday, February 13
10:45 AM - 12:45 PM

The 2017 Future of Biophysics Burroughs Wellcome Fund Symposium highlights the work of young researchers who are currently conducting research at the interface of the physical and life sciences.

Nozomi Ando 
Andreas Gahlmann
Irina Iachina

Allen Liu 

Scott Showalter 
Tim Stasevich


Catherine A. Royer, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute , Co-chair
David W. Piston, Washington University, St. Louis, Co-Chair

Nozomi Ando, Princeton University
X-Ray Vision into the World of Enzymes

Andreas Gahlmann, University of Virginia

Bacterial Type 3 Secretion Systems: High-Throughput 3D Single-Molecule Tacking of Sorting Platform Proteins in Live Cells

Irina Iachina, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark

Scanning He Ion- and Nonlinear Optical Microscopy Combined with Force Measurements for the Characterization of Spider Silk

Allen Liu, University of Michigan
Repurposing Mechanosensitive Channels to Study Confined 3D Cell Migration

Scott Showalter, Pennsylvania State University
Phosphorylation Induces Sequence-Specific Conformational Switches in the RNA Polymerase II C-Terminal Doman

Tim Stasevich, Colorado State University
Real-time Quantification of Single RNA Translation Dynamics in Living Cells