NYSBC hosts a biweekly seminar series, “Metagroup”, with presentations by scientists from Member Institutions, NYSBC staff, and visiting researchers.
Meta-Group Location
Meetings are held in A-11 Park Building at 1:30 pm unless noted otherwise

2016 Calendar

14 Jan 2016
Palash Gangopadhyay, University of Arizona. 12:00-1:00PM. “Imaging Beyond Physical Dimensions”; hosted by Simons Electron Microscopy Group. See here for additional details.

2015 Calendar

15 Dec 2015
Partha Sampathkumar, Albert Einstein College of Medicine. 12:00-1:00PM. “Dynamics in helical proteins: Structural insights from PEX5 and Nup192”; hosted by Special Projects Group.

7 Dec 2015
Desigan Kumaran, Brookhaven National Laboratory. 12:00-1:00PM. “Drug Discovery for Botulinum Neurotoxin Type A”; hosted by Special Projects Group.

19 Nov 2015
Jack Johnson, Scripps Research Institute. 12:00-1:00PM. “Ghost Protocol: Seeing the Invisible with CryoEM Variance Maps”; hosted by Simons Electron Microscopy Group. See here for additional details.

16 Sep 2015
Alex Noble, Florida State University. 12:00-1:00PM. “Automated Fiducial-less Tilt-Series Alignment with Protomo”; hosted by Simons Electron Microscopy Group. See here for additional details.

28 Aug 2015
Mario Borgnia, NIH National Cancer Institute. 12:00-1:00PM. “Localization of small-ligand binding to pharmacological targets using cryo-electron microscopy”; hosted by Simons Electron Microscopy Group. See here for additional details.

2014 Calendar

12 Mar 2014
Ranajeet (Ronnie) Ghose, Department of Chemistry, CUNY. 1:30-2:30pm “Regulation of Tyrosine Kinase Signaling in Bacteria” ; host Michael Goger

19 Feb 2014
Kevin Gardner, Structural Biology Initiative, CUNY Advanced Science Research Center, and Chemistry, City College of New York. 1:30-2:30pm “Environmentally-controlled protein/protein interactions: Insights into nature’s switches” host Arthur Palmer

22 Jan 2014
CANCELED, WILL BE RESCHEDULED Kevin Gardner, Structural Biology Initiative, CUNY Advanced Science Research Center. 1:30-2:30pm “Environmentally-controlled protein/protein interactions: Insights into nature’s switches” host Arthur Palmer

2013 Calendar

9 Jan 2013
Benjamin Wylie, Department of Chemistry, Columbia University. 1:30-2:30pm “Transmembrane K+ Channels: Structural and Functional Insights by Solid-State NMR” host Ann McDermott

30 Jan 2013
Jordan Chill, Department of Chemistry, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel. 1:30-2:30pm “Dowsing for structure by NMR: A study of the disordered WASp Interacting Protein” host Ruth Stark

20 Feb 2013
Carlos Meriles, Department of Physics, City College of New York. 1:30-2:30pm “The Nitrogen-Vacancy center in diamond as a nanoscale spin sensor” host Ronnie Ghose

6 Mar 2013
Michelle Gill, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Columbia University. 1:30-2:30pm “Enzyme Dynamics Control the Progression and Efficiency of the Catalytic Reaction Cycle of AlkB” host Arthur Palmer

1 May 2013
Nate Traaseth, Departments of Chemistry, New York University. 1:30-2:30pm “Structural Studies of a Multidrug Resistance Membrane Protein by Oriented and Magic-Angle-Spinning Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy in Lipid Bilayers” host Michael Goger

22 May 2013
Evripidis Gavathiotis, Departments of Biochemistry and Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine. 1:30-2:30pm “Structural and Chemical Dissection of the BCL-2 Family Signaling Interactions” host Michael Goger

10 Jun 2013
Daniel Abergel, Department of Chemistry, Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS) . 1:30-2:30pm “Investigating protein dynamics by NMR: from complexity to perplexity” host Arthur Palmer

23 Oct 2013
Yaroslav Ryabov, Division of Computational Bioscience, CIT, National Institutes of Health . 1:30-2:30pm “Model of Large Scale Conformation Mobility in Proteins” host Arthur Palmer