743 Protein Engineering III: Therapeutics

Thursday, November 17, 2016: 3:15 PM - 5:45 PM
Continental 7 (Hilton San Francisco Union Square)
Description:
This session will focus on engineering polypeptides for therapeutic applications. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, selective cell targeting, imaging, and disruption of biological processes that contribute to disease.

Sponsor:
Bioengineering

Chair:
James Van Deventer
Email: James.Van_Deventer@tufts.edu

Co-Chair:
Sarah J. Moore
Email: sjmoore@smith.edu


3:33 PM
(743b) Diffusion Altering Reporter Genes for Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Arnab Mukherjee, Di Wu, Hunter Davis and Mikhail G. Shapiro

3:51 PM
(743c) Pepdarts: Novel Peptide Vectors for Drug Delivery to the Brain
Akanksha Sharma, Jun Ha Kwak, Divya Shastry, John Trasatti and Pankaj Karande

4:09 PM
(743d) Nanoallergens: A Liposome Based Platform for Modeling Allergenic Proteins
Peter Deak, Baksun Kim, Maura Vrabel, Tanyel Kiziltepe and Basar Bilgicer
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