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CUHKSZ Conference on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

  • 2018.04.13
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The Conference on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, sponsored by the Warshel Institute for Computational Biology and the School of Science and Engineering at CUHKSZ, will be held on April 19, 2018.

The Conference on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, sponsored by the Warshel Institute for Computational Biology and the School of Science and Engineering at CUHKSZ, will be held on April 19, 2018. This conference will reflect the state of the art in computational biology and bioinformatics by getting together a group of leading scientists, whose expertise encompasses seminal themes, including multi-scale molecular simulations, enzyme catalysis, synthetic biology, drug design, integrated genomics and proteomics, structural biology and evolution, establishment of biological information database, and next generation high-throughput sequence analysis.

Please refer to the schedule as below:

CUHKSZ Conference on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics 

Time                                                                                        Program

9:20 am – 9:40 am                                                                 Reception
 

9:40 am – 10:20 a.m.              Simulations of enzyme catalysis and advances in enzyme design
                                                                             Speaker: Prof. Arieh Warshel

 

10:20 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.          From Molecular Dynamics to Genomic Biology: Constructing Kinetic
                                               Network Models to Elucidate Transcriptional Fidelity of RNA
                                               Polymerase II
                                                                             Speaker: Prof. Xuhui Huang

 

11:00 a.m. – 11:40 a.m.          Protein structure, dynamics and evolution: you see one, you see the
                                               other two
                                                                      Speaker: Prof. Jenn-Kang Hwang

12:00 p.m. – 01:30 p.m.                                               Lunch
 

02:00 p.m. – 02:40 p.m.          Assembling multienzyme nanoparticles for cascade catalysis, a
                                               synthetic biology approach
                                                                        Speaker: Prof. Jiang Xia

 

02:40 p.m. – 03:20 p.m.          Molecular interaction family for systems biology and drug design
                                                                        Speaker: Prof. Jinn-Moon Yang

 

03:20 p.m. – 03:40 p.m.                                       Coffee Break

03:40 p.m. – 04:20 p.m.          Using integrated genomics approaches to reconstructing microRNAmediated
                                               gene regulatory networks in cancer
                                                                        Speaker: Prof. Hsien-Da Huang

 

04:20 p.m. – 05:00 p.m.          Digging for meaning in the big data of mass spectrometry-based
                                               proteomics: from basic research to clinical applications
                                                                         Speaker: Prof. Tzong-Yi Lee

06:00 p.m. – 08:00 p.m.                                    Banquet at Crowne Plaza