Schedule

Yale Chemical Biology Symposium

Friday, May 12, 2017

Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
Room 110

 

8:25 – 8:55                Coffee and Registration

8:55 – 9:00                Opening Remarks

9:00 – 10:00              Luke D. Lavis
                                  
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Janelia Research Campus
                                  “Designing Brighter Dyes for Advanced Fluorescence Microscopy

10:00 – 11:00             William F. DeGrado
                                   
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, UCSF
                                    Structure, Mechanism and Inhibition of the M2 Proton Channel from
                                    Influenza A Virus”

11:00 – 11:20             Morning Coffee Break

11:20 – 12:20             Michael C. Jewett
                                   
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Northwestern
                                    Repurposing Ribosomes for Synthetic Biology

12:20 – 1:40               Lunch and Poster Session

1:40 – 2:40                 Sarah Slavoff
                                   
Department of Chemistry, Yale
                                   Chemical Biology Institute, Yale
                                    Dark Matter of the Genome: Discovery and Functions of Novel Small Proteins
     
2:40 – 3:40                 William M. Shih
                                    Department of Biological Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology, HMS
                                   Wyss Institute, Harvard
                                   Lego-Style Construction of Future Therapeutics from DNA

3:40                            Closing Remarks and Poster Prize Announcement