703 Intracellular Processes I

Thursday, November 1, 2012: 12:30 PM
Somerset East (Westin )
The focus of this session is the quantitative analysis of intracellular processes at the molecular level utilizing experimental and/or modeling techniques. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, signal transduction, intracellular trafficking, cytoskeletal dynamics, metabolic and transcriptional networks, and subcellular imaging.

Engineering Fundamentals in Life Science

Joshua N. Leonard
Email: j-leonard@northwestern.edu

Matthew J. Lazzara
Email: mlazzara@seas.upenn.edu

12:30 PM
(703a) Single-Cell Analysis of Quality Control in S. Cerevisiae: How ‘Low' Can You Go?
Carissa L. Young, Theresa Yuraszeck, David Raden, Jeffrey Caplan, Francis J. Doyle III, Kirk J. Czymmek and Anne S. Robinson

1:24 PM

1:42 PM
(703e) Adherens Junctions Formation Prevents Lentiviral Entry
Roshan Padmashali, Hui You and Stelios T. Andreadis

2:00 PM
(703f) Effect of Microtubule Motors On Microtubule Mechanics in Living Cells
Nandini Shekhar, Jun Wu, Anthony J.C. Ladd, Richard Dickinson and Tanmay Lele

2:36 PM
(703h) Mathematical Modeling of Intracellular Transport in the Squid Giant Axon
Jennifer Anne Pascal, Michael Loewenberg, Arnaud Chauviere, Pamela Seamster, Elaine Bearer and Vittorio Cristini