Award Lectures

Saturday, April 21


Tang Prize Award Lecture
 
6:00 P.M.
Harnessing nature's diversity for gene editing and beyond
MIT

Sunday, April 22

Burke


ASBMB Meeting Welcome, Business Meeting and Herbert Tabor Research Award Lecture
 
8:00 A.M.
Nutrient regulation of signaling and transcription
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Burke


Walter A. Shaw Young Investigator Award in Lipid Research
 
10:00 A.M.
Probing the structure, dynamics, and regulation of lipid signalling enzymes and their role in human disease
University of Victoria

Burke


FASEB Excellence in Science Award Lecture
 
8:55 A.M.
Nonsense-mediated mRNA decay and human disease: genome guardian and executor
University of Rochester  

Burke


Award for Exemplary Contributions to Education Lecture
 
2:30 P.M.
Promoting hypothesis-driven thinking in the undergraduate biochemistry lab
Rochester Institute of Technology

Monday, April 23

Burke


Avanti Award in Lipids
 
8:00 A.M.
Phospholipid regulation of inflammatory processes and viral infection
National Jewish Health

Burke


Stadtman Young Scholar Award Lecture 
  
9:00 A.M.
Visualizing translation by ensemble cryo-EM
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Burke


Alice and C. C. Wang Award in Molecular Parasitology
 
2:30 P.M.
Using in vitro evolution and chemogenomics to explore the malaria parasite drug-able genome
University of California, San Diego

Burke


Mildred Cohn Award Lecture
  
8:30 A.M.
The origin recognition complex: Where it all begins  
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, HHMI

Burke


2017 Vallee Award Lecture  
 
10:00 A.M.
Corralling pancreatic cancer through epigenetic reprogramming  
Salk Institute, HHMI 

Tuesday, April 24

Burke


ASBMB-Merck Award Lecture 
  
8:00 A.M.
Black spot, Black Death, black pearl: the tales of bacterial effectors 
UT Southwestern, HHMI  

Burke


DeLano Award Lecture 
  
9:00 A.M.
Solutions to the computational protein folding problem 
HMS and DFCI 

Burke


Ruth Kirschstein Award Lecture  
 
8:30 A.M.
Vision cycle proteins: Their function, structure and links to retinal disease  
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine 

Wednesday, April 24

Burke


William C. Rose Award
  
8:00 A.M.
What can protein methylation tell us about histones, ribosomes, translation factors and the biology of cancer and aging?
University of California, Los Angeles  

Burke


Bert and Natalie Vallee Award in BioMedical Science
 
8:30 A.M.
How telomeres solve the chromosome end-protection problem
Rockefeller University