47TH American Socieity of Cell Biology
Washington Convention Center
999 Ninth Street 801 Mount Vernon Place NW
Washington 20001, DC
47TH American Socieity of Cell Biology
American Socieity of Cell Biology
Washington Convention Center

Schedule of Presentations:

Saturday, December 1, 2007
08:30:00 Registration Open (East Registration)
09:00:00 Opening Plenary Elma Gonzalez
09:00:00 Minorities Affairs Committee Mentoring Symposium: Opening Plenary (Room 151)
10:30:00 MAC Workshop: Writing for Biomedical Publication (Room 152B)
10:30:00 MAC Workshop David Morrison
12:00:00 New Presentation
12:00:00 New Presentation
12:00:00 Supported by the NIH Offi ce of Research on Women’s Health Sandra L Schmid
12:30:00 Workshop Offered by the Women in Cell Biology Committee (Room 143 A/B) Sandra L Schmid
13:00:00 The NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer: Creating Next Generation Nano Tools for Cell Biology (Room 203)
13:00:00 Advances in Bone Cell Molecular Biology: Epigenetic Control (Room 204C)
13:00:00 At the Limits: Optical Methods for Single Molecules, Cells, and Organisms (Room 146)
13:00:00 Building the Cell (Room 140B)
13:00:00 Cell Matrix Interactions (Room 140A)
13:00:00 Adhesions and Myosins (Room 204 A/B) Richard Cheney, Alpha Yap
13:00:00 High Performance Image Analysis and Photomanipulative Techniques for Klaus M. Hahn, Jeffrey H. Price, David Lawrence, Dan Larson, Gordon L. Hager, Kenneth A Jacobson, Michael A Mancini, Jeffrey Nickerson
13:00:00 Recycling Endosomes, A Nexus for Post-Golgi Traffi c (Room 144 B/C) B Winckler, David R Sheff, Kenneth Dunn, Heike Folsch, Gerard Apodaca, Steven Caplan, Jim Goldenring
13:00:00 Advances in Bone Cell Molecular Biology: Epigenetic Control Michael Bustin, Jane Lian, Masaki Noda, Jennifer Westendorf, Gordon L. Hager, Gary S Stein
13:00:00 At the Limits: Optical Methods for Single Molecules, Cells, and Organisms John M Murray, Jennifer Waters, Samara Rech-Peterson, Alice Ting, Ted Salmon, Paul French, Mark Schnitzer, Wies van Roosmalen, Jason R Swedlow
13:00:00 Building the Cell (Room 140B) L Mahadevan, Adriana Dawes, Holly Goodson, Phong Tran, C Elegans, Arpita Upadhyaya, Mireille Claessens, Wallace F Marshall, David J. Odde, J. A. Theriot, Dimitrios Vavylonis
13:00:00 Dynamics of Rafts, Stabilized Rafts, and Other Non-Raft Domains of Membrane (Room 201)
13:00:00 High Performance Image Analysis and Photomanipulative Techniques for Cell Biology (Room 147)
13:00:00 Muscle Cytoskeletal Protein Assembly in Normal and Diseased Muscles (Room 145B)
13:00:00 Recycling Endosomes, A Nexus for Post-Golgi Traffi c (Room 144 B/C)
13:00:00 Systems Biology of Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Networks (Room 206)
13:00:00 Cell Matrix Interactions (Room 140A) Muhammad H. Zaman, Peter Friedl, Yu-Li Wang, Alissa Weaver, Kenneth. M. Yamada, Martin A. Schwartz
13:00:00 Cellular Biology of Gap Junction Channels (Room 103A) Richard Francis, Alberto Pereda, Srikanth Polusani, Guillermo Altenberg, Alfredo Fort, Kaa-Sandra Chee, Anna M. Gumpert, Gulistan Mese, L Musil, Anaclet Ngezahayo
13:00:00 Systems Biology of Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Networks (Room 206) Peter K. Sorger, Forest White, Jason M Haugh, Birgit Schoeberl, Vincent Danos, H. Steven Wiley, Richard B. Jones, Anand R. Asthagiri
13:00:00 CLASPs Clutching Microtubule Networks (Room 209 B/C) Scott Bratman, Tim Huffaker, Niels Galjart, Praveen Kumar, David Van Vactor, Fred Chang, Anna Akhmanova, Irina Kaverina, Helder Maiato
13:00:00 Dynamics of Rafts, Stabilized Rafts, and Other Non-Raft Domains of Aaron Neumann, Irene Klein, Radu V Stan, Frederick . R Maxfi eld, Mark A McNiven, D. Predescu, Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz, I R Nabi
13:00:00 Muscle Cytoskeletal Protein Assembly in Normal and Diseased Muscles Joseph W. Sanger, Jushuo Wang, Wolfgang A Linke, Carol C Gregorio, Anke Zieseniss, C Elegans, Michael Gotthardt, Thomas Keller, Guy M Benian, A Engler
13:00:00 The NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer: Creating Next Douglas Hanahan, Milan Mrksich, Raoul Kopelman, Muhammad Yousaf, Piotr Grodzinski, David Sept
13:00:00 Cellular Biology of Gap Junction Channels (Room 103A)
13:00:00 CLASPs Clutching Microtubule Networks (Room 209 B/C)
13:00:00 Adhesions and Myosins (Room 204 A/B) Alan R Horwitz, Paul Skoglund, Nils Gauthier, Michael P Sheetz, Meg Titus, Miguel Vincente-Manzares, Ray Keller, Olivier Rossier, Richard Cheney, Robert S Adelstein
13:30:00 Education Workshop (Room 152A) William B. Wood
13:30:00 Clickers—The Greatest New Teaching Tool Since Chalk: William B. Wood
15:00:00 Minorities Affairs Committee Poster Session and Reception
15:00:00 Minorities Affairs Committee Poster Session/Reception
15:00:00 Education Resources/MAC Booth Open (Grand Lobby)
15:00:00 Minorities Affairs Committee Poster Session/Reception (Room 154)
15:30:00 Undergraduate Program (151)
15:30:00 Seeing in The Dark: How Fluorescent Proteins Are Shaping Biology Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz
16:30:00 Undergraduate Poster Presentations/Reception (Room 150B)
16:30:00 Undergraduate Poster Presentations/Reception
18:00:00 Posters on Display (Halls A/B)
18:00:00 New Biologists for the New Biology Shirley Ann Jackson, William Bialek
18:00:00 Keynote Symposium (Ballrooms A/B/C) William Bialek, Shirley Ann Jackson
18:00:00 Career Center Open (Hall B)
19:30:00 Opening Night Reception (Washington Convention Center)
Sunday, December 2, 2007
07:00:00 Exhibitor Showcases
07:00:00 Imaging of Cellular Junctions
07:00:00 Cell Signaling Technology:Quantifi cation of Cellular Signaling Using Activation State-Specifi Antibodies and Automated Plate-Based Fluorescent Analysis Platforms
07:00:00 Exhibitor Showcases
07:30:00 Posters on Display (Halls A/B)
07:30:00 Registration Open (East Registration)
07:30:00 Career Center (Hall B)
08:00:00 Remodeling Cellular Membranes during Bacillus subtilis Sporulation. K. Pogliano; University of California, San Diego, Kit Pogliano
08:00:00 Novel Reagents for the Analysis of Cellular Signaling in Cells and Tissues
08:00:00 Membrane Dynamics Kit Pogliano, Kai Simons, Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz, Pietro V De Camilli
08:00:00 Symposium I (Ballrooms A/B/C)
08:00:00 Introduction
08:35:00 Mechanisms of Membrane Deformation and Membrane Fission at Sites of Endocytosis Pietro V De Camilli
09:00:00 Lipid Rafts in Membrane Traffi cking Kai Simons
09:00:00 Exhibits Open (Halls A/B)
09:00:00 Education Resources/MAC Booth Opens (Grand Lobby)
09:30:00 Morning Refreshment Break (Halls A/B)
09:30:00 Morning Refreshment Break
09:45:00 Alberts Award Presentation (Room 140)
09:45:00 Bruce Alberts Award for Excellence in Science Education Patricia J Pukkila
09:45:00 Catalyzing Changes in Undergraduate Science Education M. S. Arnold, D. H. Kiel, Patricia J Pukkila
09:45:00 Symposium II (Ballrooms A/B/C)
10:30:00 Introduction
10:30:00 Symposium II:Architecture of Signaling Systems Marks L Richard, Stacie Propst, David Botstein, P. A. Silver
10:40:00 Stochasticity and Cell Fate Marks L Richard
11:05:00 Design Principles for Connecting the Genome to the World D. Landgraf, C. Ajo-Franklin, P. A. Silver, C. Brown, E. Gee, I Philips, D. Drubin
11:30:00 STIM Proteins Function as Signaling Relays That Transmit Endoplasmic Reticulum Calcium Signals to the Plasma O Brandman, Stacie Propst, J Liou
11:30:00 Making the Most of Your Cell-based Assays: An Exploration of Innovative Tools and Technologies Phil Vanek
12:00:00 Postdoc Workshop:Getting Out of the Box: Transitioning to a Career Outside of Academic Research Liliana Martos Nicoletti, Philip Kollmannsberger
12:00:00 Molecular Devices:Advances in Multi-dimensional Imaging and High-speed Confocal Microscopy Christian Kier
12:00:00 Minorities Affairs Committee (MAC) Awards Lunch (Preregistration Required
12:00:00 Postdoc Workshop (Room 140)
12:00:00 K–12 Science Education Partnership Lunch (Room 103A) (Tickets available at Event Ticket Counter)
12:00:00 Poster Presentations (Halls A/B)
12:00:00 MAC Awards Lunch (Room 143 A/B)
12:00:00 Biotechnology in the K–12 Classroom: Strategies for Teaching and Outreach Julie Edmonds
12:30:00 Analyzing Signaling Networks of Various Stem Cell Populations Using Robert Balderas
12:30:00 Getting In Shape: New Clues From the Fly Embryo Jennifer A Zallen
12:30:00 High School Program (Room 147)
13:45:00 Applications of RNAi in the Study of Cell Biology Robert Brazas
13:45:00 EMD Biochemicals:Cell-Based Assays: Indispensable Tools for Drug Discovery and Basic Research Lothar Goretzki
14:00:00 E. E. Just Lecture (Room 145)
14:00:00 A Model System Approach to Uncover the Mechanisms of Animal Regeneration Alejandro Sanchez Alvarado
14:30:00 WICB Network Reception:
14:30:00 Afternoon Refreshment Break
14:30:00 Afternoon Refreshment Break (Halls A/B)
14:30:00 WICB Network Reception (Room 156)
14:45:00 Phosphorylation and Mitochondrial Dependent Death Michael J Boyer
15:40:00 Introduction
15:40:00 Introduction
15:40:00 Introduction
15:40:00 Minisymposium 4:Supported by Genentech Joanne N. Engel, Jean Greenberg
15:40:00 Minisymposium 3:Cytoskeletal Dynamics and Polarity Ed Munro
15:40:00 Introduction
15:40:00 Minisymposium 2:Cell Cycle Sue L. Jaspersen, Michael Glotzer
15:40:00 Minisymposium 1B:Cell Biology Working Group: Challenges in Cell Biology—The Cell Biology of Alzheimer’s Disease W E Balch, R. Dyche Mullins, Lennart Mucke, Jonathan Weissman, Gopal Thinakaran
15:40:00 Minisymposium 1A:Cell Biology Working Group: Challenges in Cell Biology—The Nature of Cytoplasm Rob Phillips, R. Dyche Mullins, Joseph Frankel, Wallace F Marshall, Timothy J Mitchison
15:40:00 Neuronal Cell Biology Michael D Ehlers
15:40:00 Introduction
15:40:00 Minisymposium 5:Intermediate Filaments and Nuclear Lamins CONNERLY PAMELA
15:40:00 Protein Folding:Co-Chairs: Elizabeth Craig, University of Wisconsin–Madison, and Suzannah S Rutherford
15:40:00 Minisymposium 1A (Room 147)
15:40:00 Introduction
15:45:00 Reconstitution of a Microtubule Plus-End Tracking System In Vitro Damian Brunner, L. Sandblad, L. Laan, L. Munteanu, M. Dogterom, P Bieling, Henry T Schek, Thomas Surrey
15:45:00 Peptide Affi nity and Hsp40 J-domain Interaction Differentially Affect Yeast BiP Function. J L Brodsky, S S Vembar, Linda Hendershot, Shin Ichi Nishikawa
15:45:00 Interphase and Mitotic CDKs Follow Kinetically Distinct Paths to Activation in Human Cells. K M Shokat, C. Zhang, R P Fisher, K. A. Merrick, S. Larochelle
15:45:00 Formin Binding Protein 2 (FNBP2) Regulates Neuronal Migration and Morphology through Its F-BAR Domain S Guerrier, R Doughman, A. Shutes, F Polleux, Channing Der, Keith Burridge
15:45:00 Regulation of Filamin-Integrin Interactions Iain D Campbell, P Jiang, Kate L Wegener, J Ylänne, Tiila Kiema, D A Calderwood, Y Lad
15:45:00 Laminopathic Mutations Interfere with the Assembly, Localization, and Dynamics of Nuclear Lamin in C. elegans Y Gruenbaum, N Weisel, K. Ben-Harush, A. Mattout, Harald Herrmann, O Medalia, U. Aebi
15:45:00 Pseudomonas aeruginosa Exotoxin T Inhibits Repair of Wounded Epithelium by Redundant and Failsafe Mechanisms S Shafi khani, Juergen Engel
16:00:00 Electron Microscopy Solutions for 2D and 3D Imaging in Cell Biology Applications Wim Voorhout
16:00:00 Changes in the Organization and Regulation of Chromatin in Progeria, an Early Onset Premature Aging Disease M Cremer, I. Solovei, T Cremer, Robert D Goldman, T Shimi
16:00:00 An Atypical Receptor Kinase from Tomato Is Targeted by Xanthomonas campastris pathovar vesicotoria Effector XopN. B. Su, X. Li, C. Aakre, J Kim, J. Roden, Mary Beth Mudgett
16:00:00 Translocon-mediated Head-First Insertion and Rotation of a Signal Anchor during Cotranslational Integration. A E Johnson, B Conti, P K Devaraneni, Farida Korobova
16:00:00 STIM1 Is Transmembrane ER-resident Protein That Binds to EB1 and Tracks Growing Microtubule Plus Ends J. Demmers, S M Gouveia, Anna Akhmanova, I Grigorev, Casper C Hoogenraad
16:00:00 Zasp, a Novel Regulator of Integrin Inside-out Activation? Klodiana Jani, Frieder Schöck
16:00:00 MARK2/Par1: Linking the Polarity Pathway to Dynein-dependent Centosomal Motility in Migrating Cortical Neurons T Sapir, S Sapoznik, A Gorelik, T Timm, Orly Reiner, T Levy, E Mandelkow
16:00:00 *Single-Molecule Analysis Reveals the Distribution of Potential vs. Active DNA Replication Origins in Human Cells R. Lebofsky
16:15:00 Tension Increases the Strength of α5β1 Integrin-Fibronectin Bonds by Inducing Engagement of the Synergy Site in FnIII D Boettiger, M Chan, M Lee, J Friedland
16:15:00 Network of General and Specialty J-protein Chaperones of the Yeast Cytosol. C Sahi, E Craig
16:15:00 The Budding Yeast SUN Protein Mps3 Interacts with Sir4 and Functions as a Telomere Anchor at the Nuclear Periphery A E Martin, J M Bupp, Sue L. Jaspersen
16:15:00 Lamin A-dependent Misregulation of Adult Stem Cells Associated with Accelerated Aging. T Misteli
16:15:00 The Arf1 GAP Centaurin Gamma-2/AGAP1 Modulates Neuronal Differentiation. S Worth, P Randazzo, I Rolle, C Moore, C Chapleau, Z Nie, Anne Theibert, Lucas Pozzo-Miller, Jennifer Larimore
16:15:00 Drebrin and EB3 Link Filamentous Actin and Dynamic Microtubules in Neuronal Growth Cones M Parsons, P. Gordon-Weeks, S. Geraldo
16:30:00 A Small Molecule of Arabidopsis Petiole Exudates Confers Resistance to Bacterial Infection J Greenberg, H. Jung, T. Tschaplinsky
16:30:00 Intrafl agellar Transport Protein, IFT27, Is a Small Rab-like G Protein Involved in Ciliogenesis and in Control of the Cell Z Wang, J M Zones, D. Diener, U James, J. Rosenbaum
16:30:00 Localized Translation of β-actin at Focal Adhesions and Podosomes Affects Adhesion Formation and Dynamics Alexis J Rodriguez, John S Condeelis, R H. Singer, A. L. Wells, W. Abou-Kheir, Hideki Yamaguchi
16:30:00 The Substrate-binding Domain of Ydj1 Has Distinct Functions in Promoting Stability and Activity of the Hsp90-dependent M K Lemieszek, G Flom, Jeriel L Johnson
16:30:00 The Function and Regulation of Dendritic Golgi Outposts B Ye, L Y Jan, Y Jan, Y Zhang
16:30:00 Disease-associated Lamin A/C Mutations Disrupt Cell Polarity with Phenotypes That Segregate by Disease. G G Gundersen, C Ostlund, E S Folker, H J Worman
16:30:00 Lamellipodium Extension and Membrane Ruffl e Formation Require Different SNARE-mediated Traffi cking Pathways M Skalski, D W Myers, Yi Qing, M G Coppolino
16:45:00 The C-terminal Extension of hCenexin1 Is Critical for Proper Recruitment and Mitotic Functions of Mammalian Polo-like N Soung, T. Veenstra, L. Yu, K S Lee
16:45:00 UNC-6/netrin, UNC-5 and a Cyclin Target Presynaptic Components to Axons in C. elegans K Shen, V Y. N Poon
16:45:00 Yeast Formins Bni1 and Bnr1 Utilize Different Modes of Cortical Interaction during the Assembly of Actin Cables S Yoshida, David Steven Pellman, S Buttery
16:45:00 Chaperone Networks That Infl uence Protein Misfolding and Aggregation in C. elegans. S McFall, K Orton, C Voisine, M Schieber, Rick Morimoto
16:45:00 VEGF Controls Endothelial Cell Permeability by the Endocytosis of VE-cadherin J Gavard, J. Silvio Gutkind,
16:45:00 Prion Dynamics and Protein-Only Inheritance. T R Serio
16:45:00 An RNAi Screen Identifi es Profi lin and Other Host Cytoskeletal Proteins Required for Rickettsia Actin-based Motility. M D Welch, R L Jeng, C M Haglund, A. W Serio, S A Reed
17:00:00 Actin Dynamics Is Essential for Myosin-based Transport of Membrane Organelles vladimir rodionov, Irina Semenova, Tatyana Svitkina
17:00:00 Chaperone Networks That Infl uence Protein Misfolding and Aggregation M Schieber, K Orton, C Elegans, S McFall, C Voisine, Rick Morimoto
17:00:00 Altered Signaling but No Cell Fragility in Mice Lacking All Type II Keratin Genes. D Hartmann, P Vijayaraj, U Reuter, D Simmons, T Magin, C Kroeger
17:00:00 Microtubule Plus-End Binding Protein EB3 Regulates Dendritic Spine Morphogenesis J Jaworski, B Dortland, P Wulf, Anna Akhmanova, S M Gouveia, Casper C Hoogenraad
17:00:00 Translocation of Mammalian Lipid Droplets into the Chlamydia trachomatis Parasitopherous Vacuole. J. Cochiaro, Y Kumar, T. Hackstad, Raphael H Valdivia, E. Fischer
17:00:00 SUMO-2/3 Modifi cation and Binding Regulate the Association of CENP-E with Kinetochores and Progression through Tim J Yen, Xia Zhang, H. Zhang, A. C. G. Porter, J Goeres, Michael J Matunis
17:00:00 The Role of Scribble in Regulating Epithelial Cell Adhesion M Lohia, I G Macara
17:15:00 A Dynamic Actin Cytoskeleton Is Essential to Cytoplasmic Streaming during Drosophila Oogenesis. M E Quinlan
17:15:00 Anillin Is a Scaffold Protein That Links RhoA, Actin, and Myosin during Cytokinesis Alisa Piekny, Michael Glotzer
17:15:00 Uncovering the Essential Cellular Substrates and Functions of Hsp90 with Genome-wide Screens Mark Gerstein, A J McClellan, Yu Xia, R W Davis, J Frydman, Adam M Deutschbauer
17:15:00 Structure Elements Necessary for Oligomerization, Traffi cking, and Cell Sorting Function of Paraxial Protocadherin X Chen, L Liu, C Molino, Barry M. Gumbiner
17:15:00 Positioning Endocytic Zones and AMPA Receptor Cycling in Dendritic Spines. B Racz, T M Newpher, T D Helton, T A. Blanpied, R J Weinberg, J Lu, Michael D Ehlers
17:15:00 Uncovering the Essential Cellular Substrates and Functions of Hsp90 with Genome-wide Screens. Mark Gerstein, Yu Xia, R W Davis, J Frydman, A J McClellan, Adam M Deutschbauer
17:15:00 A New Functional Role for Keratin 18 Glycosylation in Protection from Injury in Epithelial Tissues D Toivola, N Ku, M Bishr Omary, P Strnad
17:30:00 Signals and Adaptors Controlling the Endocytosis and Sorting of Non-conventional NMDA Receptors R Martínez-Turrillas, E Saint-Michel, I Pérez-Otaño
17:30:00 Reprogramming of Keratin Biosynthesis by the Natural Product Sulforaphane Restores Skin Integrity in EpidermolysisBullosa Simplex. A T Dinkova-Kostova, P A Coulombe, M L Kerns, P Talalay, D DePianto
17:30:00 Mammalian Fat4 Regulates the Apical Domain Organization in Polarized Epithelial Cells. T Ishiuchi, Masatoshi Takeichi, T Tanoue
17:30:00 Protein Mis-folding, Cellular Consequences and Beyond S Rutherford
17:30:00 Cdc-42 and the Actomyosin Cytoskeleton Function within Positive and Negative Feedback Loops to Dynamically C Schoff, A. Dawes, H Clarke, Ed Munro
17:30:00 Phospho-regulation of ase1p during Mitosis by the Kinase cdc2p and the Phosphatase cdc14p in Schizosaccharomyces C Fu, I. Loiodice, Phong Tran
17:30:00 Protein Mis-folding, Cellular Consequences and Beyond. S Rutherford
18:00:00 E. B. Wilson Medal Presentation and Address (Ballrooms A/B)
18:00:00 Cell Adhesion: The Essence of Being Metazoan Richard Hynes
18:00:00 E. B. Wilson Medal Presentation and Address Zena Werb, Richard Hynes
18:15:00 Evaluation of Click-iT™ EdU Cell Proliferation Assays in Tissue and Cultured Cells Using Fluorescent Microscopy, High Content Screen Screening, S T Clarke
18:15:00 Understanding the Cell Migration Engine Using High-Resolution Quantitative Light Microscopy Clare M Waterman
18:30:00 CBE—Life Sciences Education Reception
18:30:00 CBE—Life Sciences Education Reception (Room 156)
19:00:00 Public Service Award Presentation Matthew Michael
19:00:00 Public Service Award Presentation (Room 147)
21:15:00 Thermo Fisher Scientifi:Thermo Scientifi c SearchLight® Plate-Based Arrays for Multiplex Protein Profi ling
21:15:00 3-D Cell Culture Tools for Biologically Relevant In Vitro Systems
Monday, December 3, 2007
00:00:00 Author Presentation:Odd Boards
07:00:00 Thermo Scientifi c Dharmacon Products Christina Yamada
07:00:00 A Superior Alternative to Western Blot: Phospho-Kinase Detection in Graham S Long
07:00:00 Exhibitor Showcases
07:30:00 Career Center (Hall B)
07:30:00 Registration Open (East Registration)
07:30:00 Posters on Display (Halls A/B)
08:00:00 Symposium III (Ballrooms A/B/C)
08:00:00 Introduction
08:00:00 Phosphorylation Site Analysis in Complex Samples without the Ue of Antibodies Wayne F Patton
08:00:00 Cell Biology of Metazoan Development—Heinz Herrmann Symposium
08:10:00 The Cell Biology of Embryonic Patterning and Morphogenesis in the Mouse Embryo Kathryn V. Anderson, Josh Bloomekatz, D Lee, Isabelle Migeotte, Jym Ocbina
08:30:00 HCS, Live Cell Imaging, and 4D Image Analysis—Your Science, Our Solutions Jürgen Kupper
08:35:00 BMP Antagonists in Vertebrate Development Richard Harland
09:00:00 Education Resources/MAC Booth Open (Grand Lobby)
09:00:00 Exhibits Open (Halls A/B)
09:00:00 Robustness and Evolution of Caenorhabditis Vulva Development Josselin MILLOZ, M A Felix
09:15:00 Optical Coherence Tomography for Rapid Volumetric Imaging Joseph A Izatt
09:30:00 Join Nobel Laureate Paul Berg, Sean Morrison, Congress 101, A Case Study on How to Be an Advocate for Science R. Sean Morrison, Tom Pollard
09:30:00 Morning Refreshment Break (Halls A/B)
09:30:00 Morning Refreshment Break
09:30:00 Congress 101 (Room 158 A/B)
09:45:00 Education Initiative Forum (Room 140A) Raquell Holmes, Leslie Loew
09:45:00 Education Initiative Forum Integrating Quantitative Modeling into Cell Biology Raquell Holmes, Leslie Loew
09:55:00 High-throughput Image Analysis for Spectroscopy-based Measurements to Examine RNA Splicing and Protein-Protein Interactions C. H. J. Cooper, D Miranda, Brian D Harms, Bernhard Rupp, Joel W. Schwartz
10:00:00 Subcommittee on Postdoctoral Training (SCOPT) Meeting (Room 142)
10:00:00 Subcommittee on Postdoctoral Training (SCOPT) Meeting
10:30:00 Introduction
10:30:00 Symposium IV (Unconventional Organelles) Martina Brueckner, Yoshinori Ohsumi, J. Rosenbaum
10:30:00 Symposium IV (Ballrooms A/B/C)
10:40:00 Ciliary Signalling in Vertebrate Left-Right Development M Brueckner, S Makova, J McGrath
11:05:00 Higher-Order Oligomerization Targets Plasma Membrane Proteins, Including HIV Gag, to Exosomes. Y Fang, N Wu, S. J. Gould
11:30:00 Molecular Dissection of Membrane Dynamics during Autophagy Yoshinori Ohsumi
11:30:00 The Latest Advances in siRNA Technologies Steve Suchyta
12:00:00 Setting Up Your First Laboratory
12:00:00 Career Discussion Lunch Offered by the Women in Cell Biology Committee (West Registration)
12:00:00 Poster Presentations (Halls A/B)
12:00:00 Career Discussion Lunch
12:00:00 Sponsored by the Women in Cell Biology Commit
12:00:00 Biotech and Pharmaceutical
12:00:00 Management Consulting and Venture Capital
12:00:00 Patent Law/Intellectual Property
12:00:00 Scientifi c Writing
12:00:00 Scientifi c Editing
12:00:00 Careers in Computational Biology
12:00:00 Information Science-Related Jobs
12:00:00 Working with Congress and Federal Government
12:00:00 Working with Congress and Federal Government
12:00:00 Working in Scientifi c Foundations and Funding Agencies
12:00:00 Research in Government Laboratories
12:00:00 Teaching and Research in Primarily Undergraduate
12:00:00 Developing Your Career
12:00:00 Obtaining an Appropriate Postdoc Position
12:00:00 Careers in the Era of Extended Postdocs
12:00:00 Job Application Strategies for Academic Positions
12:00:00 Developing Your Administrative Techniques/Management
12:00:00 Collaborations and Authorship
12:00:00 Family and Career Issues
12:00:00 Mentoring and Being Mentored
12:00:00 Issues for International Scientists in the U.S.
12:00:00 Advocacy for Science Education
12:00:00 Funding Opportunities for Research at Primarily
12:00:00 Ethics and the Politics of Science
12:00:00 Issues for Women in Science
12:00:00 Gay and Lesbian Issues in Science
12:00:00 For Undergraduates: What Comes Next?
12:00:00 For Undergraduates: What Comes Next?
12:00:00 Mid-Career Transitions
12:00:00 Protein Enrichment or Purifying Tagged Proteins—Getting It Right From the Start and Reaching the Finish Line With Reproducible Results Lena Jonsson, Marianne Carlsson
12:00:00 Separation of Mammalian Organelles and Macromolecular Machines by FFE Oliver Drews
12:00:00 Single Cell Analysis of Stem Cell Fate Regulation Studied by Laser Microdissection and Time Lapse Microscopy (PALM) Regis Doyonnas
12:30:00 Getting Started with miRNA Analysis Steve Suchyta
12:30:00 Introducing the New BD AccuCell™ Automated Cell Counter Patricia Daggett
13:30:00 Even Boards
13:45:00 Molecular Cytometry Systems Michael Olin, E. Vierling, Daniel Moothart
14:00:00 NSF Grant Opportunities in Biological Sciences and Educational Activities
14:00:00 Congressional Liaison Committee Seminar Mock Congressional Offi ce Meetings
14:00:00 Congressional Liaison Committee Seminar: Mock Congressional Offi ce Meetings (Room 156)
14:00:00 NSF Grant Opportunities in Biological Sciences and Educational Activities (Room 147)
14:30:00 Afternoon Refreshment Break
15:30:00 Nuclear Import and Export Rick. W. Wozniak, Charles N Cole
15:40:00 Prokaryotic Cell Biology
15:40:00 Apoptosis and Organelles S J Martin, Donald D Newmeyer
15:40:00 Cell Migration/Motility Jeff Hardin, Irina Kaverina
15:40:00 Microtubule and Src Dynamics in Neuronal Growth Cones during Adhesion-mediated Guidance Amy Lee, B Wu, Daniel M Suter
15:40:00 Mechanisms of Membrane Traffi cking Juan S Bonifacino
15:40:00 Nuclear Import and Export
15:40:00 Introduction
15:40:00 Molecular Motors: Alone and in Groups G H Koenderink, Daniela Nicastro
15:40:00 Minisymposium 15:Introduction
15:40:00 Minisymposium 16:Introduction
15:40:00 Mechanisms of Epigenetic Regulation
15:40:00 Introduction
15:40:00 Cell Migration/Motility
15:40:00 X-ylation and Cell Signaling
15:40:00 Apoptosis and Organelles
15:40:00 Molecular Motors: Alone and in Groups
15:40:00 Mechanisms of Membrane Traffi cking
15:40:00 Mechanisms of Epigenetic Regulation
15:45:00 The Role of the Ndc1 Complex in Nuclear Pore Complex Assembly Evgeny A Onischenko, Karsten Weis
15:45:00 Regulating the Polymerization of a Bacterial Actin Homolog, MreB, from Caulobacter crescentus Lucy Shapiro, Michael A Dyer, J. A. Theriot
15:45:00 Structure and Function of Kinesin-13 Oligomeric Rings. David J Sharp
15:45:00 Epigenetic Silencing of the Ribosomal Genes Is Essential for Effi cient Ribosome Biogenesis. Victor Y Stefanovsky
15:45:00 Bax or Bak-induced Mitochondrial Fission Can be Uncoupled from Cytochrome c Release S J Martin
15:45:00 In Vivo Visualization of Proteins Sorting upon ER Exit in S. cerevisiae Howard Riezman
16:00:00 Regulation of Lamin Assembly by Importins Stephen Andrew Adam, K Sengupta, H Herrmann, Robert D Goldman
16:00:00 Insights into Transcriptional Silencing and Telomere Length Regulation from the Structure of the Rap1 C-terminus E A Feeser
16:00:00 Establishing and Characterizing Embryonic Stem Cell Lines Min Irwin
16:00:00 Non-vesicular Transport of Glucosylceramide via FAPP2 Is Required for Glycosphingolipid Synthesis and Membrane Maria Antonietta De Matteis, E V Polishchuk, Yusuf Hannun, Fran Platt, R S Polishchuk
16:00:00 In Vitro and In Silico Reconstitution of DNA Segregation: A 3 Component, Kinetically Self-contained Plasmid DNA Segregating Spindle R. Dyche Mullins, Daniel Campbell, H Lee, Bruce Alberts, William J. Garner, Léa Trichet
16:00:00 Pro-apoptotic Bcl-2-family Proteins Produce Independent Responses at the Mitochondrial Outer and Inner Membranes Donald D Newmeyer, Ryuji Yamaguchi
16:00:00 Role of Golgi-derived Microtubules in Post-Golgi Traffi cking and Polarized Cell Migration Irina Kaverina
16:00:00 *Post-translational Modifi cations of Microtubules Direct the Preferential Transport of Single Kinesin-1 Motors in K. J. Verhey
16:15:00 Role of Mitochondrial Remodeling in Programmed Cell Death in Drosophila melanogaster B Fell, Apurva Sarin, V. Sriram, Gaurav Goyal, Richard Youle
16:15:00 Microtubule Crosslinking Triggers the Directional Motility of Kinesin-5 L C Kapitein, Benjamin H Kwok, T. M. Kapoor, Erwin J. G Peterman, Christoph F Schmidt
16:15:00 Vesicular Traffi cking and Protein Synthesis Are Required for Streaming during Chemotaxis Paul W Kriebel, Guofeng Zhang, Carole A Parent, Valarie A Barr
16:15:00 Epigenetic Reprogamming by LSD1 Contributes to Germline Immortality in C. elegans
16:15:00 Selective Gating in the Nuclear Pore Complex Dissected at the Single-Event Level Roderick Y.H Lim1, U. Aebi
16:15:00 The AP4 Complex Mediates Sorting of the Amyloid Precursor Protein at the trans-Golgi Network Juan S Bonifacino
16:15:00 Genome-Scale Analysis of Protein Localization in an Asymmetric Bacterium Michael J. Werner
16:15:00 O-GlcNAc Transferase Modulates PI3K and MAPK Pathways to Resist Stress L A Furber, Andrea D Hawrysh, Q Wang
16:30:00 Protein Domains of Cortactin Have Diverse Roles in the Formation, Dynamics, and Matrix Degradation of Invadopodia John S Condeelis, Matthew Oser, Anna Huttenlocher, Jacco Van Rheenen, Hideki Yamaguchi
16:30:00 G1 to S Phase Cell Cycle Progression Requires a Single Electrically-coupled Mitochondrial Network with a Continuous Kasturi Mitra, Badrinath Roysam, Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz
16:30:00 Stability of Nucleosomes Containing Histone Variants H3.3 and H2A.Z Chuanhong Jin
16:30:00 A Myosin Motor That Selects Bundled Actin Stephen S Nagy
16:30:00 The Effect of the Environment on Cell-to-Cell Signaling in 3D Heterotypic, Bacterial Microarrays Utkur M Mirsaidov, Syed Mir
16:30:00 CAS Is Required for Dissociation of Importin Alpha/Cargo Complexes at the Nuclear Pore Complex C Sung
16:30:00 Identifying New Components of the Early Endosome Retrograde Sorting Machinery in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Angel M Davey, F Mast, A Fagarasanu, R A Rachubinski
16:30:00 Effects of O-GlcNAcase on Insulin Signaling in Adipocytes Jihn E Kim, D. Love, Dr. Aaron Ciechanover
16:45:00 The Complexity of Phosphorylated H2AX Foci and DNA Repair Protein Assembly at DNA Double-stranded Breaks William M Bonner
16:45:00 Myosin-activated Random Stress Fluctuations in the Actin Cytoskeleton G H Koenderink, Clifford P Brangwynne, David Weitz
16:45:00 C. elegans Enabled in Epidermal Morphogenesis: Novel Interactions with N-WASP and Epithelial Junctions M Sheffield, Tim Loveless, J Pettitt, Jeff Hardin
16:45:00 Genome-wide Analysis Identifi es a General Requirement for Polarity Proteins in Endocytic Traffi c Barth D Grant
16:45:00 A Novel Tail Anchored Mitochondrial Outer Membrane Protein Involved in Mitochondrial Division. Shilpa Gandre
16:45:00 Loss of Tubulin Polyglutamylation Is Associated with a Lack of Central Apparatus in Trachea Cilia Axoneme, Dysregulated Cilia Beating, and Severe Ceaseless Cough in TTLL1-defi cient Mouse S Satoh
16:45:00 Post-Cytokinetic DNA Segregation by ATPases That Form DNA-Conducting Channels Lois Burton, N L Sullivan, K Marquis, Tom A Rapoport
16:45:00 Export of the 60S Ribosomal Subunit Requires Nucleoporin FG-domains That Overlap with both Karyopherin Susan R Wente
17:00:00 Activated Estrogen Receptor Down-regulates Human E-cadherin Gene Expression Yanlin Liu, Yongjun Liu
17:00:00 Myristoylation of Zebrafi sh Naked Is Required to Antagonize Both Canonical Wnt/β-catenin and Non-canonical Wnt/PCP Signaling. Lilianna Solnica Krezel, Terry Van Raay, Robert J COFFEY
17:00:00 The SOLiD™ System: A Massively Parallel Sequencing System Enabling Multiple Applications Robert H NUTTER
17:00:00 Structural Analysis of Dynamin Family Members Offers Insight into Membrane Fission Jason A Mears, Partha S Ray, Steven Fang, Dr. John V. Hinshaw
17:00:00 Loss of an Early Endocytic Compartment Positive for APPL1 and the Lowe Syndrome Protein OCRL upon Acute Roberto Zoncu, Derek K Toomre, Pietro V De Camilli
17:00:00 The Role of Ceramide Channels in Mitochondria-mediated Apoptosis. Marco Colombini, Leah j Siskind
17:00:00 Actomyosin Contraction Builds Bridges between Adhesive Contacts Olivier Rossier, E R Heller, Anurag Mathur, Michael Koeckert, James C. Hone, Michael P Sheetz
17:15:00 Maintenance of Polarity and Cell Shape in Vibrio cholerae Matthew K Waldor, B. Lam
17:15:00 A Novel Role for PI(4,5)P2 in Eisosome Organization and Plasma Membrane Dynamics. C J Stefan, Tobias C Walther, Scott D Emr
17:15:00 Regulation of Cytoskeleton and Cell Signaling by Posttranslational Arginylation Tian Xu, John R Yates, Lisa L. S. Wong, S Saha, Richard Bailey, Gregory T. Wolf, Anna S Kashina, Kanti R. Rai
17:15:00 Analysis of Myosin II-induced Maturation of Focal Adhesions. I Schneider, Clare M Waterman
17:15:00 Cryo-Electron Tomography of the Cytoplasmic Dynein-Microtubule Complex K Okada, Daniela Nicastro, B. L. Goode
17:15:00 Bcl-XL Is Functionally Equivalent to a Dominant Negative Bax Lieven Billen, Candis Kokoski, J F Lovell, David W Andrews, Brian F Leber
17:15:00 Nuclear Reprogramming in Xenopus Thomas J McGarry
17:30:00 Poster Tear Down:Monday
17:30:00 Mallory Body Formation in the Livers of Drug-primed Mice Is Regulated by an Epigenetic Mechanism Jian Li, J. V. Oliva, Barbara A French, Samuel W French, F Amidi
17:30:00 Cytoplasmic Dynein Is a Better Navigator than Kinesin on Tau-decorated Microtubules. J. L. Ross, Erika L. F Holzbaur
17:30:00 Practice of Science (Room 143 A/B)—Challenges and Opportunities for NIH Peer Review
17:30:00 Novel Mechanism of Fibronectin Matrix Assembly by Regulation of Cadherin Adhesion and Tissue Tension via the B Dzamba, Martin A. Schwartz, Douglas W. DeSimone, Mungo Marsden
17:30:00 Biochemical Characterization of Type III-secreted Bacterial Acetyltransferases D Lee, J Orth
17:30:00 Overlapping Cleavage Motif Selectivity of Caspases - Implications for Analysis of Apoptotic Pathways. G S Salvesen, Gavin P McStay
17:30:00 Challenges and Opportunities for NIH Peer Review M. C. Beckerle, Keith Yamamoto, Dean Wilson
17:30:00 Shiga Toxin-induced Tubular Membrane Invaginations for Clathrin-independent Uptake into Cells Katharina Gaus, Patricia Bassereau
18:00:00 Studying Living Cells with Atomic Force Microscopy (Room 209B)
18:00:00 Applications of RNAi in the Study of Cell Biology (Room 204B)
18:00:00 See description of Tutorials at the end of the Monday section
18:00:00 Optical and Atomic Force Microscopy: An Integrated Approach to
18:00:00 Poster Set Up:Sunday
18:00:00 High Affi nity Antibody Development, Conjugation & Applications
18:00:00 Protein Dynamics Studied with Self-Labeling Protein Tags
18:00:00 Using NCBI’s Basic Local Alignment Search Tool: New Features and
18:00:00 Understanding and Performing DNA and siRNA Transfection with
18:00:00 Development and Application of Novel Photo-Switching/Photoactivatable
18:15:00 Enabling Technologies for Transfection and Real-Time Cellular Analysis
18:15:00 Fully Automated Sample Preparation of Nucleic Acids Using the Lysix Workstatio J Clark Mason
18:30:00 Women in Cell Biology Evening Program and Awards Presentation (Room 147)
18:30:00 Women in Cell Biology (WICB) Committee Evening Program & Awards Presentation
19:00:00 Posters Displayed:Sunday
19:30:00 Posters Displayed:Monday
19:30:00 Luminescence Reporter Gene Assays Amy E McCann
20:30:00 3D Image Acquisition, Processing, and Visualization For Optical Microscopy Bartek Rajwa
Tuesday, December 4, 2007
00:00:00 Author Presentation:Odd Boards
07:00:00 Solving Cell Culture Problems: Lori Ryan
07:00:00 Amaxa GmbH: Alan D Andrea
07:00:00 Exhibitor Showcases
07:30:00 Career Center (Hall B)
07:30:00 Registration Open (East Registration)
08:00:00 Symposium V Ballrooms A/B/C Peter Bryant, Howard Y. Chang, Elly Tanaka, Deborah Hogan
08:00:00 Symposium V (Ballrooms A/B/C)
08:00:00 Introduction
08:10:00 Modulation of the Candida albicans Ras-cAMP-PKA Cascade by Microbial Molecules. Amy Piispanen, Deborah Hogan, Davis Hanna
08:35:00 Genomic Encoding of Positional Identity. Howard Y. Chang
09:00:00 Exhibits Open (Halls A/B)
09:00:00 Cellular and Molecular Signalling Leading to Functional Regeneration in Vertebrates. Elly Tanaka
09:00:00 Education Resources/MAC Booth Open (Grand Lobby)
09:30:00 Morning Refreshment Break (Halls A/B)
09:30:00 Morning Refreshment Break Halls A/B
09:45:00 Encouraging Students to Develop Scientifi c Thinking Skills: New Methods for Assessing Performance. Morley Stone
09:45:00 Education Initiative Forum (Room 140A) Elisa Stone
09:45:00 Education Initiative Forum Room 140A Elisa Stone
10:30:00 Introduction
10:30:00 Symposium VI Ballrooms A/B/C Dennis E. Discher, Tom Pollard, Michael P Sheetz
10:30:00 Symposium VI (Ballrooms A/B/C) Force and Form in Cell Biology
10:40:00 Stem Cell Force Generation and Differentiation. Dennis E. Discher
11:05:00 Transformation: A Force to Resist. V M Weaver
11:30:00 Shaping Cells by Force and Rigidity through Protein Stretching. Michael P Sheetz
12:00:00 Thermo Scientifi c Cellomics Reagent Solutions for High Content Screening Richik N. Ghosh
12:00:00 ASCB Business Meeting (Room 158)
12:00:00 Poster Presentations (Halls A/B)
12:00:00 New Presentation
12:00:00 New Presentation
12:00:00 ASCB Business Meeting Room 158
12:00:00 Corning Incorporated Michael Briggs
12:00:00 BD Biosciences:The Importance of Surface Modifi cations/Coatings for Improving Cell Culture Kevin Chen
12:00:00 Two Novel Human Neural Progenitor Systems from Millipore S E Kendall
12:00:00 ECIS: A Morphological Biosensor for Cell Research H Charles
12:30:00 Screening and Development of Antibodies for Use in Mindy Goldsborough
13:30:00 Conversation with NIH: Scientifi c Workforce Issues: Nuts and Bolts
13:30:00 Conversation with NIH: Scientifi c Workforce Issues: Nuts and Bolts Room 143 A/B
13:30:00 Even Boards
13:45:00 Advances in Measuring Cellular Bioenergetics David Ferrick
14:30:00 Afternoon Refreshment Break Halls A/B
14:30:00 Afternoon Refreshment Break (Halls A/B)
14:45:00 Advances in Measuring Cellular Bioenergetics David Ferrick
15:00:00 Celldance 2007: The ASCB Cell Film Contest Winners ASCB Booth, Exhibit Hall
15:00:00 Celldance Awards (ASCB Booth, Exhibit Hall)
15:30:00 Poster Tear Down:Tuesday
15:40:00 Minisymposium 22 (Ballroom B)
15:40:00 Minisymposium 24 (Room 202)
15:40:00 Minisymposium 19 (Room 146)
15:40:00 Minisymposium 18 (Ballroom A)
15:40:00 Minisymposium 17 Room 147 Jay C Dunlap
15:40:00 Introduction
15:40:00 Minisymposium 20 (Room 145)
15:40:00 Minisymposium 20:Evolution of Eukaryotic Endomembrane Systems:Introduction
15:40:00 Minisymposium 22:Introduction
15:40:00 Minisymposium 23:Introduction
15:40:00 Minisymposium 21:Introduction
15:40:00 Minisymposium 21 (Room 207)
15:40:00 Introduction
15:40:00 Minisymposium 23 (Ballroom C)
15:40:00 Minisymposium 17 (Room 147)
15:45:00 Primary Role for Centrosome Proteins in Cilia Formation and Cilia-associated Disorders B Delaval, L Covassin Barberis, N Lawson, Stephen J Doxsey
15:45:00 Endomembrane Systems and Cell Division in Planctomycete Bacteria. John A Fuerst, K Lee
15:45:00 Cytoskeletal Forces Span the Nuclear Envelope to Mediate Chromosome Dynamics during Meiosis
15:45:00 Systems Approaches to Understanding Peroxisome Biogenesis John D Aitchison, J J Smith, F Mast, M Marelli, Y Wang, J Boyle, R A Saleem, B Knoblach, A Fagarasanu, S Ramsey, A Niemisto, I Shmulevich, R A Rachubinski
15:45:00 Polarized Cell Behavior during Axis Elongation in Drosophila. J Blankenship, O Weitz, J S P. Sanny, Jennifer A Zallen
15:45:00 Use of Luciferase to Analyze Core and Accessory Oscillators in a Circadian System. J Loros, L. Larrondo, V Gooch, Jay C Dunlap, M Shinsaku, A Mehra, R Mathur
15:45:00 Actin Dynamics Regulate a Biophysical Maturation Switch in Focal Adhesions. Peng Ji, Ira Schwarz, Gaudenz Danuser, M Gardeidol, Clare M Waterman
16:00:00 Identifi cation of a Key Component of the Eukaryotic Endomembrane System in Compartmentalized Bacteria D Devos
16:00:00 The Role of the Transcription Factor Clock in the Development, Function, and Output of Circadian Pacemakers. S Pradhan, J Lee, C Lim, Kevin Keegan, J Choe, B Chung, Ravi Allada
16:00:00 Inversin Links Nodal Flow, Calcium Signaling, and Cell Behavior in the Development of LR Asymmetry
16:00:00 Inversin Links Nodal Flow, Calcium Signaling, and Cell Behavior in the Development of LR Asymmetry S Makova, Zongtang Sun, Joy McGrath, M Brueckner
16:00:00 Anisotropic Intercellular Surface Tension Is Suffi cient to Rearrange Cell Patterns and Drive Intercalation in Epithelia P Vérant, Pierre François LENNE, T Lecuit
16:00:00 Determining the Molecular Architectures of Cellular Machines by Satisfaction of Spatial Restraints: The Nuclear Pore Complex. S Dokudovskaya, M P Rout, Adrian Salic, Fernando Albericio, L M Veenhoff, D Devos, B T Chait
16:00:00 Capping Protein Controls the Rate of Actin Filament Nucleation by the Arp2/3 Complex R. Dyche Mullins, Orkun Akin
16:00:00 Telomeres Mediate Rapid, Autonomous Movements Regulated by Chromosome Status during Meiotic Prophase C F Lee, M. Shinohara, j Chao, H. Kosaka, M. Dresser, J. Conchello
16:15:00 Organellar Proteomics to Create the Cell Map J. J M Bergeron, R E Kearney, L Hermo, A W Bell, M Hallett, T Nilsson
16:15:00 Aurora A Kinase Regulates Kif2 Activity at Centrosomes to Focus Microtubules Toward Chromatin Anne Knowlton, Peter T Stukenberg
16:15:00 Phylogenetic Analyses of Membrane-Traffi cking Protein Families Suggest a Sophisticated Endomembrane System in the Last Common Eukaryotic Ancestor J B Dacks
16:15:00 The F-box Protein ZEITLUPE Is a Circadian Photoreceptor Stabilized by Blue-Light-enhanced Interaction with GIGANTEA. K David, H Nam, Keiichi Fujiwara, S Suh, J Kim, Yi Kim, J Putterill, D E Somers, W kim
16:15:00 Mitosis-specifi c Mechanosensing and Contractile-Protein Redistribution Control Cell Shape J. C. Effler, Elizabeth M Reichl, Y S Kee, Carl Ren, M Tran, Pablo Iglesias, Douglas N Robinson
16:15:00 A Truncated DNMT3B Protein Expressed in Cancer Cells Disrupts Embryonic Development in Transgenic Mice Maria Eugenia Figueroa, A Kamp, E W Larson, M Y Shah, S. E Volker, G Patel, I Moskowitz, C Hendrick, N Y Barnes, K. R. Ostler, L A Godley, Ari Melnick
16:30:00 The Infl uence of Mechanics, Adhesion, and Mitosis on Epithelial Cell Packing R Farhadi-Far, S Eaton, F . Julicher, J Roeper
16:30:00 High Rates of Aneuploidy Cause Cell Death and Tumor Suppression Don W Cleveland, A. D Silk, Beth A. .A Weaver
16:30:00 Mechanism of the Neurospora Circadian Negative Feedback Loop. Yi Liu, G Huang, Q He
16:30:00 Nonequilibrium Mechanics of Active Cytoskeletal Networks from In Vitro Model System to Cultured Living Cells C Tardin, Geoff Head, D Mizuno, R. Bacabac, F C MacKintosh, Christoph F Schmidt
16:45:00 Origin of Vesicle Coat Systems P LaPointe, A Koulov, B Tanasa, W E Balch, N Kienle, S Stagg
16:45:00 A Conserved Network of Human MAPK Interactions S Bandyopadhyay, S Sahasrabudhe, R Bell, M Gersten, T Ideker
16:45:00 Binding of the HBV X Protein to hBubR1 Disturbs the Mitotic Checkpoint and Increases Chromosome Instability S Kim, F Jakub, Jeff Lee, H Saya, S Park, S Chae, C Kang, H Cho, G Chan
16:45:00 Microtubule Reorientation Dictates the Direction of Apoptotic Cell Extrusion from an Epithelial Monolayer L Cramer, K McGee, J Rosenblatt
17:00:00 Cdc42 Modulates Exocytosis of Apical Proteins to Form the Lumen during Epithelial Morphogenesis F Martin Belmonte,, K E Mostov
17:00:00 Cell-Type Variation in Responses to Anti-mitotic Drugs. C Shamu, C Loy, J Orth, M Tsui, V Yanamadala, M Shi, Ting Xie, Timothy J Mitchison
17:00:00 Organization of the Early Secretory Pathway in the Malaria Parasite Plasmodium falciparum D Fidock, M Lee
17:00:00 Genome-wide High-Resolution Mapping Reveals a Global Effect of the Exosome Complex on Heterochromatic Transcripts and Uncovers a Hidden Layer in the Arabidopsis Transcriptome B Gregory, J Chekanova
17:15:00 Evolution of Membrane Transport Systems: Insights from Parasitic Protists M C Field
17:15:00 Huntingtin Regulates Microtubule-based Transport of Vesicles: New Approaches to Restore Axonal Transport Frédéric Saudou, E Colin, D Zala, Sandrine Humbert
17:15:00 Anterograde Microtubule Transport Drives Microtubule Bending in LLC-PK1 Epithelial Cells E. Tüzel, William O. Hancock, Maruti Uppalapati, D. Bicek, D. M. Kroll, David J. Odde
17:15:00 Spatial and Temporal Phosphorylation Patterns in Anaphase. T. M. Kapoor
17:15:00 Transcriptome and Interaction Analyses of the Giardia lamblia Basal Body Proteome. John R Yates, B Davids, S Svard, T Lauwaet, A Gupta, D Reiner, D Palm, M Baitaluk, A G McArthur, A Ray, F D Gillin, E Romijn
17:15:00 Active Apicobasal Shortening Constrained by Circumapical Collars Drives Endoderm Invagination in Ascidians M Sherrard, F B Robin, Patrick Lemaire, Ed Munro
17:30:00 Evolution of Molecular Machines to Drive Protein Import into Mitochondria T Lithgow, M Dagley, J Tachezy, D Bursa, P Dolezal, V A. Liki, A Schneider
17:30:00 Mammary Epithelial Morphogenesis Results from the Coordinate and Opposing Motility of Luminal and Myoepithelial cells Zena Werb, B S Chan, M Duong, J Ewald
17:30:00 Direct Visualization of Deformations and Relaxations of In Vitro Actin Networks. Jeffrey S Urbach, Erin C Rericha, A. Pomerance, D. Sisan, Ryan G McAllister, Wolfgang Losert
17:30:00 An E-MAP of Kinase and Phosphatase Signaling in Saccharomyces cerevisiae K M Shokat, S R Collins, Y. Cheng, D Fiedler, Y Nijati, Nevan J. Krogan
17:30:00 Examining the Link between Chromosomal Instability and Aneuploidy in Human Cells. S S. L. Thompson, Duane A Compton
17:30:00 Myosin 1e and Renal Filtration: A Novel Function for a Type I Myosin R Flavell, M S Mooseker, M Krendel, T Willinger
18:00:00 CellSlam 2007 (Room 147)
18:00:00 Poster Set Up:Monday Ron Rosenfeld
19:00:00 Keith R. Porter Lecture:Dynamic Cell Architecture: An Integral Component of Bacterial Cell Cycle Control Lucy Shapiro
19:00:00 Keith R. Porter Lecture (Ballrooms A/B/C) Lucy Shapiro
19:00:00 Posters Displayed:Monday Joan Brugge, Gabriel Fenteany, P J Keely
19:30:00 Posters on Display (Halls A/B)
19:30:00 Posters Displayed:Tuesday
Wednesday, December 5, 2007
07:30:00 Posters Displayed:Wednesday
07:30:00 Late Posters on Display (Hall C)
08:00:00 Introduction
08:00:00 Single Molecule Studies:Steve Kowalczykowski, University of California, Davis, Rob Phillips (Chair), California Institute of Technology, Rob Phillips, Michelle Wang., P R Selvin
08:00:00 Symposium VII (Ballrooms A/B/C)
08:10:00 Single Molecule Measurements of Motor Proteins, In Vitro and In Vivo. P R Selvin
08:35:00 Probing Nucleosome Stability and Structure at the Single Molecule Level. M D Wang
09:00:00 Education Resources/MAC Booth (Grand Lobby)
09:00:00 Visualization of DNA Motor Proteins and Nucleoprotein Filaments at the Single-Molecule Level. Stephen C Kowalczykowski
09:45:00 Education Initiative Forum:Yeast and Oxygen: Incorporating Functional Genomics Research into Three Integrated Undergraduate Laboratory Classes— Clarke. M. O’Connor
09:45:00 Yeast and Oxygen: Building an Undergraduate Research Community Around a Common Research Theme. Clarke. M. O’Connor
09:45:00 Sponsored by the Education Committeev Clarke. M. O’Connor
10:30:00 Cell Biology in Ten YearsCell Biology in Ten YearsCell Biology in Ten YearsCell Biology in Ten Yearsv Benjamin F Cravatt, David Haussler, S. Leibler
10:30:00 Symposium VIII (Ballrooms A/B/C):Cell Biology in Ten Years
10:30:00 Introduction
10:40:00 Cell Biology in Ten Years: A Physicist’s Perspective. S. Leibler
11:05:00 Mapping Biochemical Pathways in Human Disease by Integrated Proteomics and Metabolomics. Benjamin F Cravatt
11:30:00 Decoding Genomes with Comparative Genomics. David Haussler
12:00:00 Author Presentation:Odd Boards
12:00:00 Late Poster Presentations (Hall C):Odd Boards
12:30:00 Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy Workshop Daniel Needham
12:30:00 Conversation with the NSF
12:30:00 Useful Databases for Cell Biologists Workshop
12:30:00 Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy Workshop
12:30:00 Workshop:Useful Databases for Cell Biologists Robert Kuhn, David Haussler
12:30:00 Conversation with the NSF:Vision and Change: A Conversation on Preparing for the Future of Biology Undergraduate Education
13:30:00 Author Presentation:Even Boards
13:30:00 Late Poster Presentations (Hall C):Even Boards
15:00:00 Poster Tear Down:Wednesday
15:15:00 Chromatin Architecture and Remodeling Jerry L Workman, Laura Rusche
15:15:00 Minisymposium 25 (Ballroom A)
15:15:00 Introduction
15:15:00 Cell Biology of the Synapse: Edwin R. Chapman, Graeme W Davis
15:15:00 Introduction
15:15:00 High-Tech Cell Biology Kendall Knight, Grant J Jensen
15:15:00 Introduction
15:15:00 Introduction
15:15:00 Introduction
15:15:00 Supported by Merck Research Laboratories:RNA Silencing Mechanisms Natasha J Caplen, Alla Grishok
15:15:00 Stem Cell Niches D Leanne Jones, Haifan Lin
15:15:00 Assembling Complex Cytoskeletal Structures Dave Kovar, J. Gaertig
15:15:00 Introduction
15:15:00 Regulatory Roles of Lipid Microdomains Barbara Baird, Michael Edidin
15:15:00 Extracellular Matrix as a Memory Storage Device Linda Gay Griffith, P J Keely
15:15:00 Introduction
15:15:00 ntroduction
15:20:00 Synapse Stability Versus Degeneration: The Presynaptic Spectrin/Ankyrin Skeleton and Downstream Neuroprotective C M Massaro, L Cheng, J Pielage, Graeme W Davis
15:20:00 Assembly of the Fission Yeast Contractile Ring by Formin, Profi lin, and Tropomyosin. David R. Kovar, T Skau, Erin M. Neidt, E A. White
15:20:00 Artifi cial Niches for High-throughput Dynamic Analyses of Single Adult Stem Cells. Helen Blau, R Doyonnas, M Lütolf
15:20:00 Lipid Domains Are Only Part of the Story. Saame Raza Shaikh, Michael Edidin
15:20:00 Transcription Profi ling in C. elegans Reveals Functional Gene Expression Programs Regulated by the RNAi Pathway Phillip Sharp, S Hoersch, Alla Grishok
15:20:00 Building Silent Chromatin: Dynamics of SIR Spreading in Yeast. P Lynch, Laura Rusche
15:20:00 Self-assembling Peptide Hydrogels Functioning as a Synthetic ECM Differentially Mediate Chondrogenesis of Marrowderived E J Vanderploeg, Alan J Grodzinsky, P W Kopesky
15:20:00 3-D Ultrastructure of Ostreococcus tauri: Electron Cryotomography of an Entire Eukaryotic Cell. L Gan, Grant J Jensen, Gregory P Henderson
15:35:00 Heterochromatin Formation in Fission Yeast. Yang Shi, Robert Martienssen, F. Li, W Zacheus Cande, M Huarte
15:35:00 Interactions between Stem Cells and Their Niche in the Drosophila Ovary Ting Xie
15:35:00 The Role of Cell Traction Force in Fibronectin Fibrillogenesis. C A Lemmon, C S Chen, Lewis H Romer, Harold P Erickson
15:35:00 Multi-Resolution Spatio-temporal Analysis of Mammalian Cells Reconstructed in Toto in 3D by Electron Tomography A J Costin, J Galea, Niels Volkmann, Matthias Floetenmeyer, J Goh, G P Morgan, P A van der Heide, B J Marsh, David Mastronarde, A B Noske
15:35:00 Actin Disassembly by Whole-Filament Destabilization.v H Kueh, W M Brieher, Timothy J Mitchison
15:35:00 Structural Integrity of the Mature Neuromuscular Junction Requires an Ankyrin-B-dependent Localization of β- G. Ayalon, J. Q. Davis, V Bennett
15:35:00 A Molecular Mechanism for Aging-related Loss of Heterochromatin and DNA Damage. G Pegoraro, T Misteli
15:35:00 Critical Fluctuations in Plasma Membrane Vesicles. David Holowka, Barbara Baird, S. Veatch, P Sengupta
15:50:00 Store-operated Ca2+ Entry Signaling at Endoplasmic Reticulum and Plasma Membrane Junctions. Tobias Meyer, J Liou
15:50:00 Global Expression Dynamics of MicroRNAs and Predicted MicroRNA Targets in Developing, Naïve, and Activated Phillip Sharp, R. T H Sandberg, Christopher B Burge, J R Neilson, G. X Y. Zheng
15:50:00 Remodeling of Interphase Chromatin Structure Caused by Ectopic Histone H3S10 Phosphorylation. H Deng, W Cai, J Johansen, X Bao, M J Blacketer, K M Johansen, A S Belmont, J Girton
15:50:00 Characterization of a Novel Vertebrate Actin Nucleation Factor. J. Zuchero, R. Dyche Mullins
15:50:00 Dissecting Self-Renewal in Stem Cells with RNA Interference C DeCoste, X. Schafer, Natalia B Ivanova, Iulia Kotenko, R Dobrin, R Lu, John M Levorse, Ihor R. Lemischka
15:50:00 How Does Thrombospondin Induce CNS Synaptogenesis? C Eroglu, C Chakraborty, A. D. Huberman, D Z Luo, R. Dolmetsch, E M Green, M W Susman, D Annis, J. T. Lawler, B A Barres, D F Mosher
15:50:00 Breast Epithelial Cells Adjust Their Contractile Response to 3D Matrix Density through Filamin A-β1 Integrin Interactions. Massimiliano Baldassarre, D A Calderwood, S. Gehler, P J Keely, Y Lad
15:50:00 Mitochondrial Morphology: Quantifying Topological Network Properties in 3 Dimensions. M P Viana, J W Sedat, L. da F Costa, S Rafelski, Peter M Carlton, Wallace F Marshall
16:05:00 Adenomatous Polyposis Coli (APC) Protein Directly Nucleates Actin Assembly by a Novel Mechanism Involving Differential mDia and EB1. A M Deaconescu, Nikolaus Grigorieff, B. L. Goode, K Okada, James B Moseley
16:05:00 Syndecan-1 Expressing Mammary Fibroblasts Produce an Extracellular Matrix with Tumor Promoting Properties. A Friedl, Y Yang
16:05:00 Intercellular Transfer as a Mechanism of Cell Communication within the Hematopoietic Progenitor Niche. Jennifer M Gillette, Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz
16:05:00 Piwi Proteins and Associated Small RNAs in Germline Development. R Sachidanandam, G J Hannon, J Brenneck, A Girard, Alexei A. Aravin
16:05:00 Cholesterol-dependent Dynamics of Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor at the Cell Membrane. Francisco J Barrantes
16:05:00 WASP Family Proteins Are Critical Regulators of Actin in the Development of Dendritic Spines and Synapses in Hippocampal C A Nebhan, K. M. Meier, Devi Majumdar, Alissa M. Weaver, Donna J Webb, A M Wegner
16:05:00 Fundamental Changes in Large-Scale Chromatin Organization Accompany Differentiation of Embryonic Stem Cells. A S Belmont, Q Bian, P B Sinclair, Edith Heard, M Plutz
16:20:00 DNA Damage Signaling Events Revealed by 4Pi Microscopy. Joerg Bewersdorf, Kendall Knight, Brian T Bennett, Mark D Lessard
16:20:00 Counting Divisions in the Hair Follicle Stem Cells Pool. J. Lee, Yi Zhang, Tudorita Tumbar, K Osorio, S Waghmare, David McDermitt, S. Lee
16:20:00 Applications of RNAi Screens in the Study of Cancer-associated Processes S E Martin, P Lorenzi, K Huppi, John N Weinstein, T L Jones, Y. Pommier, Natasha J Caplen
16:20:00 The Role of GM1 in Mammalian Sperm Signaling Pathways. D Buttke, Atsushi Asano, J. Nelson, V Selvaraj, A. Travis
16:20:00 Dance of the SNAREs: Assembly and Rearrangements Detected with FRET at Neuronal Synapses. Robert S Zucker
16:20:00 The Third Dimension Drives N-CoR2-dependent Death Resistance. C Chatterjee, M Nuth, I S Mian, V M Weaver, K K Tsai, J N Lakins, M E Werner, Valerie M Weaver
16:20:00 NSBP1: A Novel Protein Which Binds Specifi cally to Nucleosome in Euchromatin and Affects Cellular Differentiation. Michael Bustin, M Rochman
16:20:00 Branched Microtubules Drive Plant Cytokinesis Seiichiro Hasezawa, M. Hasebe, T Sano, T. Murata
16:35:00 Mechanisms of Stem Cell Homeostasis. Weimin Zhong
16:35:00 Global Interactions of the Glucocorticoid Receptor Require Extensive Chromatin Remodeling. J Stamatoyannopoulos, Gordon L. Hager, S. John, M Sung, V M Weaver, T A Johnson, P Sabo, P S Meltzer
16:35:00 Cholesterol Loading Disrupts the Subcellular Distribution of Prenyl-Polybasic Domain Proteins. W B Alford, Anne K Kenworthy, J Rhayem, Erik Lee Snapp, LYNNE A LAPIERRE, Jim Goldenring
16:35:00 Genetic Analysis of Endothelial Wound Closure Reveals Distinct Signaling Modules Controlling Wound Dependent Tobias Meyer, P Vitorino,
16:35:00 A Requirement of Xenopus Nudel, a Dynein Regulator, for Assembly of Spindle Precursors Enriched for Lamin B Matrix Min Li, R Chen, O Martin, Y Zheng, X. Zhu
16:35:00 Novel Microscopy Methodology to Examine DNA Damage Signaling and Repair. Brian T Bennett
16:35:00 Complexin Controls the Fate of SNARE Complex-lined Fusion Pores. S J An, C. Grabner
16:35:00 A Novel Link Between Exposure of Prolactin Receptor, Sustained Activation of STAT5, and Histone Acetylation in Mina J Bissell, C M Nelson, R Xu, M Veiseh
16:50:00 Dynamics of Viral RNA Replication in Living Cells. T Saleh, Jaya Sivaswami Tyagi, S Marras, Erik Lee Snapp
16:50:00 Stem Cells, Small RNAs, and Self-Renewal. Haifan Lin, Holly Yin, E Beyret, S Grivna
16:50:00 Lipid Raft/Caveolae Localization and Traffi cking Regulates Gs Alpha/Adenylyl Cyclase Signaling. John A Allen, J Zhou-yu, Mark M Rasenick, Bryan L Roth, R J Donati
16:50:00 Cell Adhesion Regulates Ras, but Not Rho-dependent SRF-mediated Gene Transcription. C Q Cheng, C S Chen, Michele. A. Wozniak, D M Pirone
16:50:00 A Link between Transcription Elongation and Chromatin Reassembly via Nap1p and TREX B C Del Rosario, L F Pemberton
16:50:00 Molecular Basis of Synaptic Vesicle Cargo Recognition by the Endocytic Sorting Adaptor Stonin 2. Volker Haucke
16:50:00 Self Organization and Modularity in Centriole Assembly. A P Rodrigues-Martins
16:50:00 RNAi Suppression of Motor Proteins in Drosophila Primary Neurons: Dissection of the Axonal Transport of Peter J Hollenbeck, d Pathak,
17:00:00 New Presentation M Hayashi, S Paradise, R Flavell, S M Ferguson, Eileen T O'Toole, G Brasnjo, Gero Miesenbock, O Cremona, Una S. Ryan, Pietro V De Camilli
17:05:00 Somatic Stem Cells Maintain the Niche in the Drosophila Testis. D Leanne Jones, J Voog,
17:05:00 Label-Free, Single-Molecule Detection of Cytokines in Serum Using Optical Microcavities. Andrea M Armani, Kerry J. Vahala, S E Fraser
17:05:00 Imaging Membrane Dynamics in Immunoreceptor Signaling. Erin Dayle Sheets
17:05:00 Anti-fi brotic Property of CTGF siRNA in the Liver via Targeted Delivery to Hepatic Stellate Cells. C Lawrencia, David Roger Brigstock
17:05:00 Identifying Matrix- and Growth Factor-induced Transcriptional Dichotomies by Stochastic Sampling. Joan Brugge, K A Janes
17:05:00 ATAC Is a Double Histone Acetyltransferase Complex That Stimulates Nucleosome Sliding. Jerry L Workman, T Suganuma, Bing Li, Michele S. Swanson, J Gutierreze, L. Florens, M P Washburn
17:05:00 Tubulin Polymodifi cations Regulate the Assembly and Motility of Cilia in Tetrahymena. J. Gaertig, M Jerka-Dziadosz, N Sharma, Swati Suryawanshi, Dorota Wloga
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