Spotlight Sessions

Oral presentations showcasing the most compelling research from submitted abstracts will be scheduled from Sunday, April 22 through Tuesday, April 24 at the ASBMB annual meeting. Spotlight session organizers will160+ abstracts for 15 minute presentations, across all ASBMB topic categories.  

Hear about recent discoveries and highlights of attendees’ best work, selected from submitted abstracts, during these short talks.  

Click here for the abstract submission guidelines and submit to one of the topic categories below for an opportunity to present a short talk during the annual meeting. The abstract submission deadline is Dec 7.

2000 ASBMB Genome Dynamics: DNA Replication, Repair and Recombination
2001 ASBMB DNA Structure and Topology
2002 ASBMB DNA Replication 
2003 ASBMB DNA Polymerases, Replicases and Replisomes
2004 ASBMB DNA Damage
2005 ASBMB DNA Repair
2006 ASBMB DNA Recombination
2007 ASBMB Telomeres and Telomerase
2010 ASBMB Chromatin Structure, Remodeling and Gene Expression
2011 ASBMB Chromosomes
2012 ASBMB Epigenetic Modifications of DNA and RNA
2013 ASBMB Histone Modifications
2014 ASBMB Transcriptional Mechanisms and Regulation
2015 ASBMB Transcriptomics
2020 ASBMB RNA: Processing, Transport, and Regulatory Mechanisms
2021 ASBMB RNA Polymerases
2022 ASBMB RNA Binding Proteins
2023 ASBMB RNA Structure, Folding and Dynamics
2024 ASBMB Non-coding RNAs
2025 ASBMB CRISPR: Methods and Applications
2026 ASBMB RNA Processing and Editing
2030 ASBMB Protein Synthesis, Structure, Modifications and Interactions 
2031 ASBMB Ribosomes
2032 ASBMB Mechanisms and Regulation of Protein Synthesis
2033 ASBMB tRNA and tRNA Synthetases
2034 ASBMB Protein Interactions and Binding
2035 ASBMB Protein Modifications
2036 ASBMB Protein Structure and Biophysics
2037 ASBMB Protein Folding and Chaperones
2038 ASBMB Protein Dynamics and Fluctuations
2039 ASBMB Protein Misfolding and Aggregation
2040 ASBMB Intrinsically Disordered Proteins and Amyloids
2041 ASBMB Protein Turnover and Quality Control
2042 ASBMB Ubiquitin Pathway and Targeting
2043 ASBMB Proteasomes: Structure and Regulation
2044 ASBMB Proteolytic Enzymes and Inhibitors
2050 ASBMB Enzyme Chemistry and Catalysis
2051 ASBMB Catalytic nucleic acids, Autocatalysis, Biomimetic Catalysis, and Biomolecular Catalysis 
2052 ASBMB Enzyme Mechanisms, Kinetics and Energetics
2053 ASBMB Structural Dynamics of Enzymes
2054 ASBMB Enzyme Regulation and Allosterism
2055 ASBMB Multienzyme Complexes
2056 ASBMB Cytochrome P450
2057 ASBMB Enzyme Inhibitors and Drug Design
2060 ASBMB Chemical Biology, Drug Discovery and Bioanalytical Methods
2061 ASBMB Drug Screening and Development
2062 ASBMB Chemical Biology of Natural Products and Small Molecules
2063 ASBMB Chemical Biology of Nucleic Acids 
2064 ASBMB Chemical Probes, Biosensors and Biomarkers
2065 ASBMB Protein and Peptide Chemistry
2066 ASBMB Protein Engineering and Design
2067 ASBMB Protein-Small Molecule Interactions
2068 ASBMB Bioanalytical and Biophysical Methods
2069 ASBMB Nanotechnology
2070 ASBMB Genomics, Proteomics and Metabolomics
2071 ASBMB Nucleic Acids Sequencing
2072 ASBMB Genomics
2073 ASBMB Lipidomics
2074 ASBMB Pharmacogenomics and Toxicogenomics
2075 ASBMB Proteomics 
2076 ASBMB Global Covalent Modifications
2077 ASBMB Metabolomics
2078 ASBMB Systems Biology and Regulatory Networks
2079 ASBMB Computational Algorithms and Mathematical Biology
2080 ASBMB Signal Transduction and Cellular Regulation
2081 ASBMB Growth Factor and Cytokine Signaling
2082 ASBMB Hormone and Nuclear Hormone Signaling
2083 ASBMB Plant Hormones and Signaling
2084 ASBMB Extracellular Matrix and Cell Signaling
2085 ASBMB G proteins and Small GTPases
2086 ASBMB Protein Kinases
2087 ASBMB Phosphatases
2088 ASBMB Ion Channels
2089 ASBMB Cyclic Nucleotides
2090 ASBMB Inositol Phosphates
2091 ASBMB Calcium, Nitric Oxide and other Chemical Regulators
2092 ASBMB Redox Signaling
2093 ASBMB Apoptosis and Cell Death
2094 ASBMB Cell Stress and Xenobiotics
2095 ASBMB Allosteric Control of Signaling Pathways
2096 ASBMB Signaling Integration and Cross-regulation
2097 ASBMB Spatiotemporal Control of Signaling
2098 ASBMB Cell Motility and Migration 
2099 ASBMB Mitosis and Cytokinesis
2100 ASBMB Tumor Suppressors and Tumor Drivers
2101 ASBMB Cancer Signaling and Therapeutics
2102 ASBMB Mechanisms of Aging
2103 ASBMB Neurobiology and Neuronal Signaling
2104 ASBMB Immunity
2105 ASBMB Targeted Therapies and New Targets for Drug Discovery
2110 ASBMB Bacteria and Parasites: From Microbiome to Antibiotics
2111 ASBMB Microbe-Host Interactions
2112 ASBMB Plant-Microbe Interactions
2113 ASBMB Parasite-Host Interactions
2114 ASBMB Antibiotic Resistance
2115 ASBMB Antibacterial Targets and Drug Discovery
2116 ASBMB Microbiomes
2117 ASBMB Gut Microbiomes
2120 ASBMB Metabolism and Bioenergetics
2121 ASBMB Amino Acid Metabolism
2122 ASBMB Plant Metabolism and Biosynthetic Pathways
2123 ASBMB Energy Metabolism, Oxidative Phosphorylation
2124 ASBMB Oxidative Stress and Reactive Oxygen 
2125 ASBMB Metabolism and Aging
2126 ASBMB Metabolism and Cancer
2127 ASBMB Metabolism and Nutrition
2128 ASBMB Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome 
2129 ASBMB Nutritional Biochemistry
2130 ASBMB Lipids and Membranes
2131 ASBMB Eicosanoids
2132 ASBMB Biofuels
2133 ASBMB Lipid Metabolizing Enzymes
2134 ASBMB Regulation of Lipid Metabolism
2135 ASBMB Lipid Signaling
2136 ASBMB Lipids and Inflammation
2137 ASBMB Lipid Storage and Trafficking
2138 ASBMB Membrane Proteins and Lipid Interactions
2139 ASBMB Lipid Domains and Lipid Rafts
2140 ASBMB Membrane Transport and Channels
2150 ASBMB Organelles and Trafficking
2151 ASBMB Organelle Structure and Biogenesis
2152 ASBMB Vesicle Trafficking and Cargo
2153 ASBMB Nuclear Dynamics
2154 ASBMB Endoplasmic Reticulum
2155 ASBMB Mitochondria in Health and Disease
2156 ASBMB Diseases of Organelle Malfunction
2157 ASBMB Cytoskeletal Structure and Dynamics
2160 ASBMB Glycans and Glycobiology
2161 ASBMB Glycosyltransferases and Hydrolases
2162 ASBMB Protein-Glycan Interactions
2163 ASBMB Glycan Biotechnology and Drug Development
2170 ASBMB Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine (SEBM) Interdisciplinary Research
2171 ASBMB Aging (SEBM)
2172 ASBMB Environmental Medicine (SEBM)
2173 ASBMB Novel Antibiotics and Alternatives (SEBM) 
2174 ASBMB Regenerative Medicine (SEBM)
2175 ASBMB Structural Biology (SEBM)
2176 ASBMB Synthetic Biology (SEBM) 
2180 ASBMB Education and Professional Development - General (BMB)
2181 ASBMB Career Outlook and Development in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
2182 ASBMB Active Learning in the Molecular Life Sciences
2183 ASBMB Institutional Initiatives that Contribute to Student Success
2184 ASBMB Skills Training In and Out of the Laboratory
2185 ASBMB Marketing, Mentoring, and Networking for Career Success