Advancing Patient Care Through Research
Washington University School of Medicine

Midwest Mass Spectrometry Discussion Group Speakers 2007

January 23
Jeffrey Henderson
Instructor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
Washington University School of Medicine
Mass Spectrometry at the Host-Pathogen Interface

February 7
Heather Desaire
Assistant Professor
University of Kansas
Lawrence, Kansas
Glycoprotein Analysis for HIV Vaccine Development

February 22
Roy Martin
Senior Field Marketing Manager
Waters Corporation
Milford Massachusetts
Complex Data Set Analysis by Multiplex LC/MS

March 14
Fong Fu Hsu
Research Professor of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine
Characterization of Inositol Phosphorylceramides from Leishmania major by Multiple-Stage Tandem MS and ESI

March 27
Haowei Song
Research Associate of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine
LipidQA(Lipid Qualitative/Quantitative Analysis): A Software Platform for Lipid Analysis

April 10
Gary Kinsel
Professor & Chair, Chemistry
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
Carbondale, IL 6290-6899
Development and Proteomics Applications of RF-Plasma Polymer Modified MALDI Targets

April 13
Paul Henderson
Biosciences and Biotechnology Chemistry
Materials and Life Sciences Directorate
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Livermore CA
Biomedical Applications of Accelerator Mass Spectrometry: Nucleotide Pool Oxidation as a Source of Mutagenesis in Breast Cancer Cells and Elucidation of the Mechanisms of Platinum Drug Resistance

April 24
Scott McLuckey
Professor of Analytical Chemistry
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN
Ion/Ion Reactions in Peptide/Protein Analysis: New Tools — New Chemistries — New Applications

May 15
David Ford
Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
St. Louis University
Mass Spectrometry of Novel Chlorinated Lipids

June 21
Post-ASMS Picnic Poster Session
33 Posters Presented
Washington University

September 18
John Turk
Professor of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine
Studies of the Phospholipase iPLA2β

October 2
Ron Bose
Assistant Professor
Washington University School of Medicine
Proteomic Analysis of Her2/neu Tyrosine Kinase Signaling

October 10
Rich LeDuc
Research Programmer
Center for Top Down Proteomics
University of Illinois
Urbana, IL
Bioinformatics for High Throughput Top Down Proteomics

November 6Dan Ory
Associate Professor
Washington University School of Medicine
Oxysterols as Biomarkers for Oxidative Stress

November 14Joe Loo
Professor of Chemistry
University of California
Los Angeles, California
Applying Protein Mass Spectrometry for Human Disease Research

December 4
Tim Holy
Assistant Professor of Neurobiology
Washington University School of Medicine
The Chemistry and Neurobiology of Mouse Pheromones