Wednesday, February 21

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The New and Notable Symposium will feature exciting new discoveries across a wide range of biophysical research, including biosensor development, single molecule fluorescence and cryo-EM analyses of biomolecular structure and dynamics, and systems biophysics.

Katlin Torok
 Beat Fierz
Eric J. Deeds

Patricia L. Clark
Seok-Yong Lee
Susan Tsutakawa


Anne Kenworthy, Vanderbilt University
Francesca Marassi, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

Katalin Torok, University of London, United Kingdom
Ultrafast Glutamate Sensors Resolve Synaptic Short-Term Plasticity

Beat Fierz, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
The Dynamic Organization of Modified Chromatin Fibers Revealed by Single-Molecule Fret

Eric J. Deeds, University of Kansas
Fundamental Trade-offs Between Information Flowin Single Cells and Cellular Populations

Patricia L. Clark, University of Notre Dame
New Tools and Techniques for Measuring and Manipulating Chain Collapse in Intrinsically Disordered Proteins

Seok-Yong Lee, Duke University
Structure of the Cold and Menthol Sensor TRPM8

Susan Tsutakawa, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Integrating X-Ray Scattering into Protein Structure Prediction