2006

Schedule

Thursday - May 25, 2006

9:30 - 9:45Opening Remarks by Carolyn Slayman, Deputy Dean, Yale University School of Medicine
9:45 - 10:30“Propagating waves of signaling and cytoskeleton generate cell polarity”
Orion D. Weiner, Ph.D.
Cardiovascular Research Institute
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics
University of California, San Francisco
http://www.cvri.ucsf.edu/%7eweiner/
Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:45

"Immunity magnified - molecules to lymph nodes"
Michael L. Dustin, Ph. D.
Department of Pathology
Skirball Institute Program of Molecular Pathogenesis
New York University Medical Center
http://www.med.nyu.edu/people/dustim01.html

1:00 - 5:00Multi-vendor HANDS-ON workshops for your samples
Application specific presentations and demonstrations
5:00 - 6:00Receptions

Friday - May 26, 2006

9:30 - 10:15

"Ca2+ imaging of astrocytes and injured corneal epithelium reveals communicating waves and oscillations"
Ann H. Cornell-Bell, Ph.D.
Anscans LLC, Ivoryton, CT

Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:45"Positional mapping and tracking of radiation-induced chromosome breaks using 4Pi Microscopy"
Brian T. Bennett
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
University of Massachusetts Medical School
1:00 - 5:00Multi-vendor HANDS-ON workshops for your samples
Application specific presentations and demonstrations