Crash Course: Intrinsically Disordered Proteins


Order and Disorder in Biology and Human Disease:
Intrinsically Disordered Proteins

Organized jointly by:
Institute for Quantitative Biomedicine
Chemistry & Chemical Biology, School of Arts and Sciences

Tuesday, February 26 | 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Proteomics Building, Room 120
Busch Campus


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Co-Chairs: Stephen K. Burley and Jean Baum

Noon-1:00pm Arrivals

Prabhas V. Moghe, Ph.D. 

Vice-Chancellor for Research and Innovation, Rutgers New Brunswick


Introduction/Crash Course Objectives
Stephen K. Burley, M.D., D.Phil. – IQB, C&CB, CINJ: Rutgers

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Intrinsically Disordered Proteins: A Pioneer’s Perspective
Keith Dunker, Ph.D. – B&MB: Indiana University–Purdue University

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Intrinsically Disordered Proteins: BMRB Perspective
Pedro R. Romero, Ph.D. – BioMagResBank: University of Wisconsin

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Disorder in Protein Structures from the Protein Data Bank
Stephen K. Burley, M.D., D.Phil. – RCSB Protein Data Bank: Rutgers

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Group Photo (outside building weather permitting)


Intrinsically Disordered Proteins in Neurodegenerative Diseases
Jean Baum, Ph.D. – C&CB, School of Arts and Sciences: Rutgers


Seeing the disordered structure of liquid-liquid phase separating RNA-binding proteins
Nicolas Fawzi, Ph.D. – MPPB: Brown University

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Summary/Closing Remarks
Gaetano T. Montelione, Ph.D. – CABM, MB&B: Rutgers

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5:00-6:00pm Reception


For visitors, parking is available in Lots A, B, and C opposite 679 Hoes Lane West, Piscataway, NJ 08854 (Directions). Visitors must register their vehicles before the event here.

Faculty, Staff, and Students must park only in lots they are authorized to park in.

Coffee and Tea will be available in the Proteomics Building 1st Floor Lobby throughout the meeting.