Skip over navigation

Schutt Honorary Symposium 2011

SCHUTT HONORARY SYMPOSIUM 2011
The Frick Chemistry Building, Edward C. Taylor Auditorium, Princeton University
For more information please visit the Schutt Festschrift website.

Thursday June 9th

2:00 Welcome
2:10 John Chik, Mount Royal University
Just When I Thought I Was Out (of Actin)
2:35 Kartik Narayan, Merck, and Gloria Borgstahl, University of Nebraska
Solving the Structure of Modulated Crystals of Profilin:Actin
3:00 Scott Garman, University of Massachusetts
Structural Biology of Lysosomal Storage Diseases

3:25 Coffee Break

3:40 Becky Schutt
Video presentation from scientists unable to attend
3:55 Sir Michael Pepper, Cambridge University
The Promise of Terahertz Radiation for Pharmaceutical and Security Applications
4:55 Nalin Goonesekere, University of Northern Iowa
The Challenge of Annotating Protein Sequences: The Tale of Eight Domains of Unknown Function in Pfam
5:20 Stephen Miller, Swarthmore
The Chemical Basis of Interspecies Bacterial Communication
5:45 Steven Sheriff, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Structures of Human Hepatitis C Virus NS5B Polymerase with Inhibitors Bound to the P495 and Primer Grip Sites Reveal Enzyme Flexibility

6:10 Reception*
7:00 Dinner*

8:00 Roger Karlsson, Stockholm University
Onwards and Upwards towards the Hippocampus" - 30 years with Schutt, Uno and Actin

*Regrettably, reservations are now closed for the Reception and Dinner Thursday evening.
 

Friday June 10th

8:00 Arnie Levine, Institute for Advanced Study
The Role of Genes that Function during Oogenesis and Spermatogenesis that Impact upon Mutations that Function in the Offspring
9:00 Greg Bowman, Johns Hopkins University
Deconstruction of Chromatin Remodeling
9:25 Ann Stock, UMDNJ
Response Regulators: Then and Now
9:50 Nancy Vogelaar, Virginia Tech
Regulation of the Type Three Secretion System of Pseudomonas aeruginosa: Insights from the Crystal Structure of the ExsE-ExsC Complex
10:15 Rebecca Page, Brown University
MasQueRAde:toxin:antitoxin systems in E. coli

10:40 Coffee Break

11:05 Katrina Forest, University of Wisconsin
(Un)raveling Type IV Pili Using Cell Free Synthesis and X-rays
11:30 Ron Shigeta, Affymetrix
Scaling at the NetAffx Bioinformatics Web Portal
11:55 Malini Raghavan, University of Michigan
Protein Folding by Calreticulin
12:20 Dan Bollag, Ariad Pharmaceuticals
The Ponatinib Story: Personalized Cancer Medicine from Structure-Based Drug Design
12:45 Clarence Schutt, Princeton University
A Structural Biologist Looks at Autism - A Course of Study
~1:15 Closing