Wednesday, June 20, 2007: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Ponderosa Pines 1 (Boise Centre on the Grove)
Biochemistry
General papers in biochemistry research.
Organizer:Brian H. Lower
Presider:Brian H. Lower
8:00 AMWelcoming Remarks
8:05 AMInvestigation of the mechanism for the in vitro production of infectious prions
John C. Price, Camille C. Deering, Jiri G. Safar, Stanley B. Prusiner
8:30 AMDesign of the Top7 protein as a scaffold for antigen-binding epitopes
Thereza A. Soares, Tjerk P. Straatsma
8:55 AMModeling uranyl uptake by bacterial lipopolysaccharide membrane
Roberto D. Lins, Erich R. Vorpagel, Tjerk P. Straatsma
9:20 AMComparison of free energy methods for molecular systems
F. Marty Ytreberg
9:45 AMBreak
10:10 AMThe role of outer membrane c-type cytochromes OmcA and MtrC upon the respiration of solid phase Fe(III) by Shewanella oneidensis MR-1
Andrew C. Mitchell, Samantha Reed, David Culley, Margaret R. Romine, Gill G Geesey
10:35 AMSingle-molecule STM investigations into the enzymatic reduction of metal-oxides by Shewanella oneidensis
Nicholas S. Wigginton, Kevin M. Rosso, Brian H. Lower, Liang Shi, Michael F. Hochella Jr.
11:00 AMSpecific bonds between an iron oxide surface and outer membrane cytochromes MtrC and OmcA from Shewanella oneidensis MR-1
Brian H. Lower, Liang Shi, Ruchirej Yongsunthon, Timothy Droubay, Steven K. Lower
11:25 AMConcluding Remarks

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