Schedule of Events

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Time Name School/Institution Talk Title/Abstract
8:00-8:30am Breakfast Buffet
8:30-8:35 Welcome CCBS Opening Remarks - Arthur Lander
8:35-9:00 Melissa Hendrata Cal State Univ. Los Angeles "Bioenergetic Approach for Modeling Bacteria Life Cycles"
9:00-9:25 Sean Cutler UC - Riverside "Sidestepping Genetic Redundancy with Small Molecules"
9:25-9:50 Hojin Moon Cal State Univ. Log Beach "Specification of Sex-Specific Molecular Markers"
9:50-10:15 Trey Ideker UC San Diego "Network-based Biomarkers."
10:15-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-10:55 Andy Till UC San Diego "Functional Architecture of the Human Autophagy Gene Network"
10:55-11:20 Nikolas Nikolaidis Cal State Univ. Fullerton "Lipids: a new partner of the molecular chaperone network"
11:20-11:45 Sergey Nuzhdin Univ. of Southern California "Systems Biology of Genetic Variation in Drosophila: InR/TOR Pathway"
11:45-12:10p Ellen Rothenberg Caltech "Molecular systems biology of early T-cell development"
12:15-2:00 Lunch & Posters
2:00-2:25 Daniel Stoebel Harvey Mudd "Compensatory Evolution of the Transcriptome of E. Coli Lacking RpoS, a Global Regulatory Protein"
2:25-2:50 Ali Mortazavi UC Irvine "From Sequencing to Biology"
2:50-3:15 Liang Chen Univ. of Southern California "Dissecting Transcriptomes through next Generation Sequencing"
3:15-3:40 Xinshu Xiao UCLA "Studies of Single-Nucleotide Variants in Transcriptome Sequencing"
3:30-4:00 Coffee Break
4:00-4:25 Mary Kennedy Caltech "Challenges in Modeling the Kinetics of Calcium Signaling in Spine Synapses"
4:25-4:50 Megan Valentine UC Santa Barbara "Role of Force in Organizing and Regulating Biological Systems"
4:50-5:15 Zhilin Qu UCLA

From molecular fluctuations to cellular oscillations: Self-organized criticality in calcium signaling

5:15-5:40 German Enciso UC Irvine "Protein Scaffolds Can Enhance the Bistability of Multisite Phosphorylation Systems"
5:40-6:05 Linda Petzold UC Santa Barbara "Algorithms and Software for Discrete Stochastic Simulation of Biochemical Systems"
6:05-6:15 Closing Remarks SDCSB Closing remarks and discussion - Alex Hoffman
6:15-8:00 Reception & Posters