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Single Molecule Workshop: Structural Dynamics of Biomolecules and 36th Robert E. Olson Lecture
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The 7th annual Structural Dynamics of Biomolecules Symposium will take place on Friday, December 13, 2019 in the Allied Health Building Auditorium.

This year, the 36th Robert E. Olson lecture will be given in conjunction with the symposium by Tim Lohman, Ph.D., Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics at Washington University.

Registration is free, but required for the facility size and lunch order.

Registration ended on Friday, December 6, 2019.

The flyer can be downloaded here: Structural Dynamics 2019

Schedule of Events:

9:30 – 10:00 am:

Registration, Coffee, and Networking

10:00 – 10:15 am:

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Session I: (50 min talks)

10:15 – 11:05 am:


Emad Tajkhorshid, Ph.D.
Professor & Endowed Chair
Department of Biochemistry
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

“Microscopic view of lipid regulation of membrane protein function using advanced simulation technologies”

11:10 am – 12:00 pm:


Gaya Amarasinghe, Ph.D.
Department of Pathology & Immunology
Washington University

“Structural mechanisms of viral immune evasion”

12:00 – 1:00 pm:

Complimentary Lunch

Session II: (50 minute talks)

1:00 – 1:50 pm:


Reza Dastvan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Saint Louis University School of Medicine

“Allosteric modulation of P-glycoprotein by membrane lipids, transport substrates, and inhibitors”

1:55 – 2:45 pm:


Steven Van Doren, Ph.D.
Department of Biochemistry
University of Missouri-Columbia

“Dynamic associations of proteases with partners from cell surfaces: Software for immediate insights from NMR”

2:45 – 3:15 pm:

Coffee Break

36th Robert E. Olson Lecture:

3:15 – 4:15 pm:


Timothy Lohman, Ph.D.
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics
Washington University School of Medicine

“Regulation of DNA helicases”


Date: Dec 13, 2019
Time: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

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Allied Health Auditorium
3437 Caroline Mall
St. Louis, MO 63104 United States


Nicola Pozzi, Ph.D.
Phone: (314) 977-9257
Email: npozzi@slu.edu
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology