2020 Texas Chemical Biology Conference

Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center, May 28 ~ 29, 2020

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"When Chemistry Meets Biology - Generating innovative concepts, methods, and tools in chemical biology and drug discovery". This conference will showcase the state of the art in chemical biology and drug discovery, bringing together the wider community with leading state and national experts in the field.

Speakers

Matt Francis

Matthew B. Francis

Department of Chemistry

University of California, Berkeley

Debadyuti Ghosh

Debadyuti Ghosh

College of Pharmacy

The University of Texas at Austin

Steve Milward

Steve Milward

Department of Cancer Systems Imaging

The Univ. of TX MD Anderson Cancer Ctr

Emily Que

Emily Que

Department of Chemistry

The University of Texas at Austin

Jon Sczepanski

Johnathan Sczepanski

Department of Chemistry

Texas A&M University

Dodani Sheel

Dodani Sheel

Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry

University of Texas at Dallas

Alexander Statsyuk

Alexander V. Statsyuk

College of Pharmacy

University of Houston

Han Xiao

Han Xiao

Department of Chemistry

Rice University

Francis Yoshimoto

Francis Yoshimoto

Department of Chemistry

The University of Texas at San Antonio

Damian W. Young

Damian W. Young

Parmacology and Chemical Biology

Baylor College of Medicine

The 2020 Texas Chemical Biology Conference Program will be announced soon!
Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center, May 28 - 29, 2020

May 28, 2020 (Thursday)

 

May 29, 2020 (Friday)

 

 

 

 

for questions contact aliu@chem.tamu.edu           

History

Speakers
Zachary Ball Rice University Transition-metal approaches for selective protein modification
Michelle Bond NIH of General Medical Sciences Navigating the NIH Funding Process (Video Lecture)
Chengzhi Cai University of Houston The effect of immobilized mannosides on biofilm formation by E. coli with type 1 fimbriae
Michelle C. Chang
Keynote speaker
University of California at Berkeley Synthetic biology approaches to new chemistry
Kevin Dalby The University of Texas at Austin Inhibiting Multifunctional ERK-Protein Complexes for Cancer Therapy
Adrian T. Keatinge-Clay The University of Texas at Austin An in vitro platform for engineering, studying, and harnessing modular polyketide synthases
Jennifer Kohler University of TX SW Medical Center Capturing glycan-dependent interactions with photocrosslinking sugars
Thomas Meek Texas A&M University Rational Design of Inhibitors for Enzymes Essential to Infectious Diseases
Yongcheng Song Baylor College of Medicine Discovery, X-ray Crystallography and Antiviral Activity of Allosteric Inhibitors of Flavivirus Protease
Karen M. Vasquez The University of Texas at Austin Molecular probes to interrogate the roles of non-B DNA structures in DNA damage and genetic instability
Jin Wang Baylor College of Medicine Small molecule induced protein degradation with PROTACs
Blerta Xhemalce The University of Texas at Austin argeting RNA Interference in Cancer
Award Winners
Travel Award Winners Yuda Chen Rice University
Amit Gupta University of Houstin
Ju Hyeon Lee University of Texas at Austin
Alicia Mangubat-Medina Rice University
Samuel D. Offei University of Texas at San Antonio
Poster Award Winners Xinyu Ma Texas A&M University
Zane Taylor Texas A&M University
Nageswari Yarravarapu University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
2019 TCBC Program
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2019 TCBC Photos
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