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ALICE AND C.C. WANG AWARD IN MOLECULAR PARASITOLOGY AND SYMPOSIUM
 Stuart 

Ken Stuart, Seattle Biomedical Research Institute 
RNA editing in trypanosomal parasites
Monday, April 28, 3:45 pm - 6:00 pm, Convention Center, Room 6C 1A
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ASBMB Annual Meeting Opening Lecture
HERBERT TABOR RESEARCH AWARD

 Stillman 

Bruce W. Stillman,  Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Biochemical Studies on Replication of the Genome in Eukaryotes
Saturday, April 26, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm, San Diego Marriott Marquis Hotel, North Tower, Marriott Hall 4
Opening Reception immediately follows lecture in Marriott Hall 3
 

   
    
ASBMB AWARD FOR EXEMPLARY CONTRIBUTIONS TO EDUCATION
 White 

Harold B. White, III, University of Delaware
Stimulating attitudes of inquiry  
Sunday, April 27, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm, Convention Center, Room 6A
Undergraduate student poster competition awards presented during this lecture.

   
   
ASBMB-MERCK AWARD
 Cravatt 

Benjamin F. Cravatt, The Scripps Research Institute
Activity- based proteomics - applications for enzymes and inhibitor discovery
Tuesday, April 29, 2:55 pm - 3:30 pm, Convention Center, Room 6A

   
   
ASBMB PLENARY LECTURE
 Weissman 

Jonathan S. Weissman, Howard Hughes Medical Institute HHMI/University of California, San Francisco
Globally watching translation one codon at a time through ribosome profiling
Monday, April 28, 2:55 pm - 3:30 pm, Convention Center, Room 6A 

   
   
ASBMB YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARD
 Jaffrey 

Samie R. Jaffrey, Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University
Imaging RNA and RNA biology using RNA mimics of green fluorescent protein
Tuesday, April 29, 9:05 am - 9:40 am, Convention Center, Room 6A

   
   
AVANTI AWARD IN LIPIDS
 Hofmann 

Sandra L. Hofmann, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Molecular basis of Infantile Batten Disease: Impact of disordered palmitoylated protein degradation on the nervous system
Wednesday, April 30, 8:30 am - 9:05 am, Convention Center, Room 6A

   
   
BERT AND NATALIE VALLEE AWARD IN BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE
 Gottesman 

Michael M. Gottesman, National Cancer Institute
Exploring the complexity of multidrug resistance in cancer
 
Sunday, April 27, 8:30 am - 9:05 am, Convention Center, Room 6A

   
   
DELANO AWARD FOR COMPUTATIONAL BIOSCIENCES
 Levitt 

Michael Levitt, Stanford University School of Medicine
Solving large and difficult structures with less experimental data
Tuesday, April 29, 8:30 am - 9:05 am, Convention Center, Room 6A

   
   
EARL AND THRESSA STADTMAN SCHOLAR AWARD
 Regev 

Aviv Regev, Broad Institute
Reconstructing regulatory circuits: Lessons from immune cells
Sunday, April 27, 9:05 am - 9:40 am, Convention Center, Room 6A

   
   
HERBERT A. SOBER LECTURESHIP
 Carroll 

Dana Carroll, University of Utah School of Medicine 
Genome engineering with targetable nucleases  
Wednesday, April 30, 9:05 am - 9:40 am, Convention Center, Room 6A

   
   
MILDRED COHN AWARD IN BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY
 Gierasch 

Lila M. Gierasch, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Towards enhanced understanding of protein folding in the cell
 
Monday, April 28, 8:30 am - 9:05 am, Convention Center, Room 6A

   
   
RUTH KIRSCHSTEIN DIVERSITY IN SCIENCE AWARD
 Kraft 

Freeman A. Hrabowski, III, University of Maryland, Baltimore County 

 Kraft 

Michael F. Summers, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Preparing Minority Scientists and Engineers
Monday, April 28, 9:05 am - 9:40 am, Convention Center, Room 6A  

   
   
WALTER A. SHAW YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARD IN LIPID RESEARCH
 Maquat 

Mary L. Kraft, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
The unexpected sphingolipid and cholesterol distribution in the plasma membrane
 
Sunday, April 27, 3:45 pm, within the symposium, "Membrane Interfaces: A New Frontier," Convention Center, Room 6C

   
   
WILLIAM C. ROSE AWARD
 Maquat 

Lynne E. Maquat, University of Rochester Medical Center
"Alu"strious Effects on Human RNA Metabolism: Post-transcriptional Gene Regulation by Intermolecular and Intramolecular Alu Element Base-pairing
Sunday, April 27, 2:55 pm - 3:30 pm, Convention Center, Room 6A