BioXFEL Crystallization Workshop 2021
BioXFEL will be sponsoring a remote Crystallization Workshop Friday, April 2nd, 2021.
The workshop will feature both introductory and specialized topics dealing with the crystallization of biological macromolecules and will cover techniques commonly employed in modern structural biology. The workshop will include mix of lectures and virtual demonstrations delivered by BioXFEL staff and Scholars.
Please click on the link below to register. You will and receive a Zoom meeting access code two days before the event.
|Friday, April 2nd 2021|
|10 AM EDT||Welcome and Opening Remarks|
|Introduction to Crystallization|
|10:15 AM EDT||Fundamentals of Macromolecular Crystallization – Dr. Diana Monteiro
Overview of crystallization theory and processes involved in biomolecule crystallization.
|11:15 AM EDT||Macromolecular Crystallization Techniques – Dr. Jose Olmos
Summary of the common techniques used to promote crystallization of proteins and other biomolecules
|12:15 PM EDT||Break|
|Special Topics in Crystallization|
|1:00 PM EDT||High throughput Screening and Optimization - Dr. Sarah Bowman
An overview of the HWI crystallization screening Center – How to submit samples, view results, and optimize hits.
|1:30 PM EDT||Membrane Protein Crystallization – Zina Al-Sahouri
Special considerations for crystallization of membrane proteins
|2:00 PM EDT||Lipidic Cubic Phase (LCP) Crystallization – Dr. Benjamin Stauch
Setup, screening and optimization of protein crystals in LCP
|2:30 PM EDT||Break|
|2:45 PM EDT||Protein/DNA Complexes and Co-Crystallization – Dr. Bill Bauer|
|3:15 PM EDT||Macromolecular Crystal Applications and Summary|
|3:45 PM EDT||Break - Complete Survey|
|4:00 PM EDT||Discussion Panel – Dr. Bauer, Dr. Bowman, Dr. Diana Monteiro, Dr. Jose Olmos
Bring your questions and current challenges in crystallization