Gateway NMR Meeting

(September 21st-22th, 2019)

Keynote speakers

Talk:Protein dynamics and kinetics: Applications in recognition, folding, immunity and neurodegeneration”

Talk: "Protein aggregation investigated by NMR spectroscopy"

Date and Location:

Sep. 21-22, 2019

Chemistry Building (Room TBD),

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1055, USA


Organizing Committee


Abstract deadline is Sept. 6th.

Please email Word version of abstracts to:

Charlie Hoogstraten

Hotel Information

The following hotels in Ann Arbor are offering rooms with a discounted rate for the participants.

Invited Speakers

Talk: "Solid-State NMR and NQR Investigations of Element-Based Electrophilic Non-Covalent Interactions"

Talk: "Protein Droplets and ALS: UBQLN2 phase separation is modulated by oligomerization, ALS-linked mutations, and ubiquitin binding"

Talk: "Conditional Prediction of RNA Secondary Structure Using NMR Chemical Shifts"

Talk: "Solid-State NMR and CryoEM of Abeta filaments from Alzheimer’s Disease"

Talk: "Improving food quality and agricultural sustainability through NMR-based approaches"

Talk: "Controlling the transport activity of the small multi drug resistance transporter EmrE"

Talk: "NMR as a Probe of Dynamics-Function Relationships in Catalytic RNA"

Talk: "Unraveling the cooperativity of molecular machines by methyl-TROSY NMR"

Talk: "Solid-state NMR Characterization of MOFs: from framework atoms to guest species in the pores"

Talk: "Biomolecular studies of tissue-derived assemblies of α-synuclein"

Talk: "Molecular Mechanisms of Prion and Amyloid Propagation Explored by Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy"

Talk: "The effect of regulatory interactions and disease mutations in the NBDs of SUR proteins, the regulatory subunits of KATP channels"

Talk: "Atomistic view of an unfolding pathway in a seven-helical membrane protein"

Talk: "Hybrid NMR: A Union of Solution and Solid-State NMR"

Talk: "In-vivo 2H solid-state NMR study of the interaction of antimicrobial agents with bacteria"

Talk: "Phenylalanine Hydroxylase: Probing a catalytic cycle with EPR Spectroscopy"

Talk: "Understanding allostery and binding through the covariance and projection analyses of NMR chemical shifts"

  • Stephen Meredith, University of Chicago

Talk: "NanoDroplet Oligomers (NanDOs) of Aβ40"

Talk: "Histone H3 tail conformation senses nucleosome assembly state"

Talk: "Structure, Dynamics, and Ligand-Independent Mechanisms of Transcriptional Activation by Nuclear Receptors"

Talk: "Amyloid Precursor Protein Structure in Novel Cholesterol- and Sphingomyelin-Rich Bicelles"

Talk: "Cu(II) as an ESR probe of protein structure and dynamics"

Talk: "New Pulse Sequences for Ultra-Wideline NMR Spectroscopy"

Talk: "Combining solution and solid-state NMR to understand phase separation and macroscopic assembly of elastic proteins"

  • Ronald Soong, University of Toronto, Canada

Talk: "Application of in vivo NMR spectroscopy on aquatic organisms: Towards real time monitoring of metabolic flux"

Talk: "NMR Spectroscopy of Secondary DNA Damage Arising from N7-dG Alkylation"

Talk: "NMR meets XFELs"

Talk: "NMR studies of RNAs and RNPs that contribute to viral pathogenesis"

Talk: "Recent advances in 17O NMR of biological molecules in solution and solid state"

  • Yan Xu, University of Pittsburgh

Talk: "19F-NMR Investigation of Conformation-Dependent Drug Binding to the Bacterial Voltage-Gated Sodium Channel NaChBac"

Talk: "Measuring G protein-coupled receptor (GPCR) dynamics from ligand binding to signal transduction"

Invited Speakers from Vendors:

  • Shengrong Li, Avanti Polar Lipids

Talk: "NMR Spectroscopy as Analytical Tool for Lipid Isomers"

  • Kevin Millis, Cambridge Isotope Laboratory

Talk: "Manufacturing Overview of Stable Isotopes for Scientific Research"

  • Martine Monette, Bruker NMR

Talk: "New tools for Solid-State NMR automation"

  • Yusuke Nishiyama, JEOL RESONANCE & RIKEN, Japan

Talk: "Electron and NMR crystallography"

  • Ralph Weber, Bruker NMR

Talk: "The Ubiquitous Role of Unpaired Electrons"