Biophysical and Microscale Analyses of Molecular and Cellular Function

Monday, January 14, 2013, 1:20pm-2:55pm EST

Session Co-Chairs:

  • Neda Bagheri, Northwestern University
  • Ian C. Schneider, Iowa State University


Invited Speakers:

  • Celeste Nelson, Princeton University: Sculpting airways and ducts-the physical forces of tissue morphogenesis

Oral Presentations:

  • Margaret Ackerman, Dartmouth College: Parsing Humoral Immunity: Array Technology to Profile Natural Modulation of Antibody Function
  • Alexander Dunn, Stanford University: Imaging Mechanical Force Transmission At the Single Molecule Level in Living Cells
  • Christina Chan, Michigan State University: Biophysical Mechanism by Which Palmitic Acid Induces IRE1 Signaling and ER Stress