ASBMB History

VIDEO: John Abel
Lecture, 1930

ASBMB Centennial Videos

Herbert Tabor

Mildred Cohn

Arthur Kornberg

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2012 Program Planning Committee

Program Co-Chairs


Russell DeBose-Boyd 
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Hongtao Yu 
UT Southwestern Medical Center

2012 Theme Organizers


Karen Adelman 
Yang Shi 
Harvard Medical School


Peter Baumann 
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Patrick Sung 
Yale University School of Medicine



Manny Ares 
UC, Santa Cruz
Tracy Johnson 
UC, San Diego

Protein synthesis, TARGETING and QUALITY CONTROL

Jeffrey L. Brodsky 
University of Pittsburgh
William Clemons 
California Institute of Technology

Chemical biology and Biocatalysis


Philip Cole 
Johns Hopkins University
Jason Sello 
Brown University

Drug development


Peter Jackson 
Randall W. King 
Harvard Medical School

Systems biology


Steve Altschuler 
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Alexander Hoffmann 
UC, San Diego

Lipid and lipid signaling


Dawn L. Brasaemle 
Rutgers University
Timothy Osborne 
Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute

metabolism and Disease


Reuben J. Shaw 
Salk Institute

Benjamin Tu
UT Southwestern Medical Center 

Organelle dynamics


David C. Chan 
California Institute of Technology
Benjamin S. Glick 
University of Chicago 



Karen Colley 
University of Illinois at Chicago
Anant Menon 
Weill Cornell Medical College




This theme is sponsored by the ASBMB Minority Affairs Committee 
Clifton E. Barry, III 
Squire J. Booker 
Pennsylvania State University

Preparing for the future


Maximizing Competitiveness During Challenging Economic Times
This theme is sponsored by the
 ASBMB Education and Professional Development Committee 

Suzanne Barbour 
Virginia Commonwealth University

Peter J. Kennelly 
Virginia Tech