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Center for Membrane Protein ResearchAnnual Meeting 2009

Seminars are open to the public

May 6, 2009 Morning Program, 2C223

Please join us on Wednesday morning for presentations from local members of the CMPR. Flyer

8:00 - 8:30 Continental Breakfast
8:30 - 8:45 Welcome by John Baldwin, MD, President of TTUHSC
8:45 - 9:10 Dr. Michaela Jansen,  "Experimental Validation of Eukaryotic Cys Loop Receptor Homology Models and Structure Function Studies of the Proton Coupled Folate Transporter"
9:10 - 9:35 Dr. Pablo Artigas, "The Na/K pump: Lessons on external ion binding and release by deletion of an intracellular domain"
9:35 - 10:00 Dr. Lan Guan, "Structure and mechanism of a Na+/sugar symporter"
10:00 - 10:25 Dr. Joachim, Weber, "Coupling of Catalysis and Rotation in ATP Synthase"
10:25 - 10:40 Coffee Break
10:40 - 11:05 Dr. Luis Cuello, "Structural basis for the coupling between activation and inactivation gates in potassium channels"
11:05 - 11:30 Dr. Bryan Sutton,"Structural biology of the C2 domains of synaptotagmin and dysferlin"
11:30 - 11:55 Dr. Jose Perez-Zoghbi, “Role of PKC in pulmonary smooth muscle contraction”

May 7, 2009 Morning Program, ACB 210

Please join us on Thursday morning for presentations from the three distinguished external advisors of the CMPR. Flyer

8:00 - 8:30 Continental Breakfast
8:30 - 8:45 Welcome by Steven Berk, MD, Dean of the School of Medicine
8:45 - 9:45 Dr. Jack Kaplan, "The Ins and Outs of Human Copper Transport"
9:45 - 10:45 Dr. Eduardo Perozo, “Structural basis of tension-dependent gating in mechanosensitive channels”
10:45 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00  - 12:00 Dr. Olaf Andersen, "Lipid bilayer-mediated regulation of membrane protein function"

Last revised, April 27, 2009

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