Biological Macromolecules: Structure, Catalysis and Regulation
Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
April 14-16, 2017
Yigong Shi, Tsinghua University, China
Dinshaw Patel, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Haitao Li, Tsinghua University, China
We are pleased to announce the 2017 International Conference on Structural Biology on Biological Macromolecules: Structure, Catalysis and Regulation which will be held at the Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. The meeting will begin on April 15, and will conclude with dinner on April 16, 2017. We are looking forward to a broad-ranged meeting and abstracts are welcomed on all scientific topics related to Biological Macromolecules: Structure, Catalysis and Regulation. The conference is organized by the Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Structural Biology.
1. Gene expression and regulation
2. DNA/RNA-mediated catalysis and epigenetic regulation
3. Spliceosome: Assembly, transitions and catalysis
4. New advancement in NMR technology
5. Membrane proteins and molecular machines
Narry Kim (Seoul National University, Korea)
Brian Kobilka (Stanford University, USA)
Haitao Li (Tsinghua University, China)
Christopher Lima (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA)
Reinhard Lührmann (Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Germany)
Kiyoshi Nagai (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, UK)
Osamu Nureki (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
Dinshaw Patel (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA)
Joseph D. Puglisi (Stanford University, USA)
Robert G. Roeder (The Rockefeller University, USA)
Yang Shi (Harvard Medical School, USA)
Yigong Shi (Tsinghua University, China)
Yunyu Shi (University of Science and Technology of China, China)
Mikiko C. Siomi (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
Hongwei Wang (Tsinghua University, China)
Yanli Wang (Institute of Biophysics, CAS, China)
Peter E. Wright (The Scripps Research Institute, USA)
Kurt Wüthrich (The Scripps Research Institute, USA)
Hao Wu (Harvard Medical School, USA)
Ruiming Xu (Institute of Biophysics, CAS, China)
Yanhui Xu (Fudan University, China)
Wei Yang (NIDDK, National Institutes of Health, USA)
Nieng Yan (Tsinghua University, China)
Day 1 Friday, April 14, 2017 The first floor, Medical Science Building, Tsinghua University
14:00 pm - 17:00 pm Arrival and Registration
Day 2 Saturday, April 15, 2017 Main building, Tsinghua University
08:50 am - 09:00 am Opening Remarks
09:00 am - 12:00 pm Lecture
14:00 pm - 17:00 pm Lecture
Day 3 Sunday, April 16, 2017 Main building, Tsinghua University
09:00 am - 12:00 am Lecture
14:00 pm - 17:00 pm Lecture
17:00 pm - 17:10 pm Closing Remarks
Please see below attachment for the program.
Important Date: Friday, March 17, 2017 (Deadline for registration)
Registration Fees: Free
Young graduate students and postdocs are highly encouraged to attend this meeting as this would be a beneficial opportunity.
Deadline for early-bird abstract submission: . Abstracts should contain only new and unpublished material and must be submitted electronically by the abstract deadline. Selection of materials for poster presentation will be made by the organizers and the decision will be posted on our web site.
Souvenirs will be provided to all poster presentations. Economy class round-trip flight tickets will be reimbursable for The Best Poster Presentation Award (One). Kindle e-book reader will be awarded to The Outstanding Poster Presentation Prize winners (Three).
This symposium will be held at the Main Building's Lecture Room, Tsinghua University, Beijing China.
Please download the map of Tsinghua University.
1 From Beijing International Airport to Tsinghua University
Taxi, Airport Shuttle Bus or Subway will be convenient.
2 From Beijing South Railway Station or other Beijing Railway Stations to Tsinghua University
Taxi or Subway will be convenient.
All the participants are expected to cover their own travel and hotel expenses.
Please reserve your rooms in your earliest convenience for the best price. Hotel information around Tsinghua University:
Wenjin Hotel: http://www.wenjin.com.cn/cn
The Lakeview Hotel: http://www.thelakeviewhotel.com.cn
Beijing Qinghuaziguang International Exchange Center: http://hotel94612.homeintour.com
Hanting Hotel: http://hotels.huazhu.com/hotel/detail?HotelId=1000852
Home Inn Hotel: http://www.homeinns.com/hotel/0100B1
7 Days Inn Hotel: http://www.plateno.com/detail.html?innId=1140
We would like to give our best thanks to the following sponsors for their great contributions.
If you have any questions about registration, abstract submission, and visa application, please contact:
Ms. Xiaoting Wang
We look forward to seeing you in Tsinghua University!