Biotech China 2014
GRC - Peptides, Chemistry & Biology Of

Schedule of Presentations:

Sunday, February 17, 2008
16:00:00 Arrival and Check-in
17:00:00 Chair’s Reception
18:00:00 Dinner
19:30:00 Welcome / Introductory Comments by GRC Site Staff
19:40:00 Placing Peptide Science at the Forefront of Drug Discovery, Design and Development Victor J. Hruby
19:40:00 KEYNOTE ADDRESSES
20:25:00 Discussion
20:35:00 Synthesis at the Interface of Chemistry and Biology Peter G. Schultz
21:20:00 Discussion
21:30:00 Chair's Reception
Monday, February 18, 2008
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 Design and Synthesis of Calcitonin-Gene Related Peptide (CGRP) Antagonists Jerry "Ryan" Holder
09:00:00 Discussion Samuel H. Gellman
09:00:00 PEPTIDE AND PROTEIN DESIGN STRATEGIES
09:25:00 Discussion
09:35:00 Structure-Based Design of Conformationally Constrained Peptide Ligands for mu, delta, and kappa Opioid Receptors, Employing the Same (More or Less) Scaffold Henry I. Mosberg
10:00:00 Discussion
10:10:00 Coffee Break
10:40:00 Optimizing ShK: A Potassium Channel Blocking Peptide Derived from the Sea Anemone Stichodactyla helianthus, for Clinical Development Michael Pennington
11:05:00 Discussion
11:15:00 Group Photo
11:35:00 George Barany (University of Minnesota)
12:00:00 Discussion
12:10:00 Poster Presentation: TBA
12:20:00 Discussion
12:30:00 Lunch
13:30:00 Free Time
16:00:00 Poster Session
18:00:00 Dinner
19:30:00 FOLDING AND DYNAMICS
19:30:00 Peptide Structure, Dynamics and Thermodynamics: Simulations versus Experiment Krzysztof Kuczera
19:30:00 Discussion Gouri S. Jas
19:55:00 Discussion
20:05:00 Peptide Structure Prediction: Energetics and Conformational Searching Peter J. Steinbach
20:30:00 Discussion
20:40:00 Poster Presentation: TBA
20:50:00 Discussion
20:55:00 pH-Dependent Folding and Misfolding Charles L. Brooks III
21:20:00 Discussion
21:30:00 Poster Session
Tuesday, February 19, 2008
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 LIGAND-PROTEIN INTERACTIONS
09:00:00 Discussion Charles M. Deber
09:00:00 Using Unnatural Amino Acids to Probe Neuroreceptors and Ion Channels Dennis A. Dougherty
09:25:00 Discussion
09:35:00 Ligands for Melanocortin Receptors Maria Bednarek
10:00:00 Discussion
10:10:00 Coffee Break
10:40:00 Exploring Chemical Space in Protein-Protein Inhibitor Drug Discovery Tomi Sawyer
11:05:00 Discussion
11:10:00 Using Biophysical and Biochemical Approaches to Follow Domain Movements During GPCR Activation Fred Naider
11:35:00 Discussion
11:45:00 Interactions of Peptides and Peptidic Foldamers Samuel H. Gellman
12:10:00 Discussion
12:15:00 Poster Presentation: TBA
12:25:00 Discussion
12:30:00 Lunch
13:30:00 Free Time / Optional Excursion
18:00:00 Dinner
19:30:00 Designer Collagen Triple Helix Peptides Jean Chmielewski
19:30:00 INFECTIOUS DISEASES
19:30:00 Discussion Robert S. Hodges
19:55:00 Discussion
20:05:00 Inhibition of SARS-Coronavirus Infection by Peptides and Antibodies Robert S. Hodges
20:30:00 Discussion
20:40:00 Poster Presentation: TBA
20:50:00 Discussion
20:55:00 Self-Assembly of Short Aromatic Peptides: From Amyloid Nano-Fibrils to Nanotechnology Ehud Gazit
21:20:00 Discussion
21:30:00 Poster Session
Wednesday, February 20, 2008
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 Substrate Activity Screening: A New Fragment-Based Method for Inhibitor Discovery Jonathan A Ellman
09:00:00 NEW CHEMISTRY APPROACHES IN PEPTIDE SCIENCE
09:00:00 Discussion Fernando Albericio
09:25:00 Discussion
09:35:00 Peptide-Based Catalysts for Asymmetric Organic Synthesis Scott J. Miller
10:00:00 Discussion
10:10:00 Coffee Break
10:40:00 The Use of Volatilizable Solid Phase Supports in the Synthesis of Peptides and Peptidomimetcs Richard Houghten
11:05:00 Discussion
11:10:00 New Approaches for the Solid-Phase Synthesis of Complex Peptides Fernando Albericio
11:35:00 Discussion
11:45:00 Poster Presentation: TBA
11:55:00 Discussion
12:00:00 Business Meeting Mark Spaller, Samuel H. Gellman
12:30:00 Lunch
13:30:00 Free Time
16:00:00 Poster Session
18:00:00 Dinner
19:30:00 Using Organic chemistry, Peptide Chemistry, and Physical Chemistry to Understand the Energetics of Protein Folding
19:30:00 KEYNOTE AWARD LECTURES
19:30:00 Discussion Richard Houghten
20:20:00 Discussion
20:30:00 Testing the ‘Histone Code’ Hypothesis Using Synthesis
21:20:00 Discussion
Thursday, February 21, 2008
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 Discovery and Development of Erythropoiesis-Stimulating Agent (ESA) Hematide Yvonne Angell
09:00:00 CHEMICAL BIOLOGY AND MOLECULAR IMAGING
09:00:00 Discussion Mark Spaller
09:25:00 Discussion
09:35:00 Peptide Probes for Molecular Imaging Xiaoyuan "Shawn" Chen
10:00:00 Discussion
10:10:00 Coffee Break
10:40:00 Monitoring and Manipulating the Proteome With Peptoids Thomas Kodadek
11:05:00 Discussion
11:10:00 Chemical Probes for Synaptic Proteins: PDZ Domain Inhibitors as Neuroprotective Agents Mark Spaller
11:35:00 Discussion
11:45:00 Poster Presentation: TBA
11:55:00 Discussion
12:00:00 Poster Presentation: TBA
12:10:00 Discussion
12:15:00 Poster Presentation: TBA
12:25:00 Discussion
12:30:00 Lunch
13:30:00 Free Time
16:00:00 Poster Session
18:00:00 Dinner
19:30:00 MATERIAL SCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY
19:30:00 Exosite Probes and Inhibitors of Matrix Metalloproteinases
19:30:00 Discussion Hiroshi Matsui
19:55:00 Discussion
20:05:00 Defense Applications of Peptide-Based Research: New Tools for Materials Science and Diagnostics Morley Stone
20:30:00 Discussion
20:40:00 Poster Presentation: TBA
20:50:00 Discussion
20:55:00 How Can Biomimetics Impact Device Fabrication and Material Synthesis Hiroshi Matsui
21:20:00 Discussion
21:30:00 Chair’s Reception
Friday, February 22, 2008
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 Departure
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