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Midwest Mass Spectrometry Discussion Group Speakers 2009

January 20, Southwest Tower SW728, 9:30 a.m.
Terry Zenser, St. Louis University Medical School
MS analysis in aromatic and heterocyclic amine metabolism

February 3, Southwest Tower SW728, 9:30 a.m.
Adam Brustkern, Washington University Department of Chemistry
Trap compensation and high energy CAD for the study of large biomolecules

February 19, Southwest Tower SW728, 9:30 a.m.
Mike Grayson, ASMS Archivist
Historical Perspectives on Mass Spectrometry

March 3, 9:30 a.m., Southwest Tower SW728
Kevin Yarasheski, Washington University
HIV and muscle mitochondrial proteins: a mass spectrometry based approach

March 11, 6:30 p.m., Lab Sciences LS 250
Peter Prevelige, University of Alabama-Birmingham
Mass Spectrometry as a tool for Structural Virology

March 17, 9:30 a.m., Southwest Tower SW 728
Kristin Wildsmith, Washington University
Quantitating ApoE Isoforms

March 26, 6:30 p.m., McMillen Chemistry 311
Leslie Hicks, Danforth Plant Sciences Center
Targeted Metabolite Method Development in Plants: Amino Acid Analysis, Acidic Plant Hormones, and Gibberellins

April 7, 9:30 a.m., Southwest Tower SW 728
Lisa Jones, Washington University Department of Chemistry
Investigating Domain Swapping in the HIV-1 Capsid Protein

April 14, 6:30 p.m., Lab Sciences LS-250
Jeff Gilbert, Dow AgroScience
Trace level metabolite identification and natural product discovery by LC/MS

April 15, 4:00 p.m., Danforth Plant Sciences Center Auditorium
David McCaskill, Dow AgroScience
Application of Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry Supporting
Projects in Discovery Research at Dow AgroScience

May 5, 9:30 a.m., Southwest Tower SW 728
David Ford, Saint Louis University
Chlorinated lipidomics in cardiovascular disease and trans fats for dessert

June 5, 3:00 p.m., Southwest Tower SW728
Michael Przybylski, University of Konstanz
Ion Mobility and Affinity MS: New tools for studying neurodegenerative target proteins

June 24, 5:30 p.m., Rettner Gallery
Annual Post ASMS Picnic and Poster Session

August 4, Southwest Tower SW728, 9:30 a.m.
Yu Shi, University of Connecticut
Chemical Utilization of Unoccupied Mass Spectra Space for Proteome Analysis

September 3, McMillen Chemistry 311, Danforth Campus, 6:30 p.m.
Tim Short, SRI International
In Situ Mass Spectrometry: Marine Applications and Extreme Miniaturization

October 6, Southwest Tower SW728, 9:30 a.m.
Masaru Miyagi, Case Western University
His-HDX-MS: A New Mass Spectrometry Method for Structural Biology

October 20, Southwest Tower SW728, 9:30 a.m.
Xianlin Han, Washington University
Sulfatides and Alzheimer’s Disease

October 21, McMillen 311, 6:30 p.m.
Igor Kaltashov, University of Massachusetts
H/D Exchange and Mass Spectrometry in the Studies of Protein Conformation and Dynamics: Is there a Need for a Top-Down Approach?

November 4, McMillen 311, 6:00 p.m. Ion Mobility NightAlistair Wallace, Waters Corporation
A New High-Resolution Hybrid-quadrupole oa-TOF Mass Spectrometry Platform with Enhanced Ion Mobility Performance for Breakthrough Life Science Research
Michael Przybylski, University of Kostanz
Mass spectrometric approaches for elucidation of “misfolding” and aggregation structures of neurodegenerative proteins

November 9, Lab Sciences LS-250, 6:30 p.m.
Justin Sperry, Pfizer
PTM Characterization of Complex Proteins Using CID and ETD

November 17, Southwest Tower SW728, 9:30 a.m.
Todd Williams, University of Kansas
Reconciling the products of reactive metabolites of xenobiotic thiobenzamide in liver protein and lipid pools with isotope labeled compound and mass spectrometry

December 1, Southwest Tower SW728, 9:30 a.m.
Dian Su, Washington University Department of Chemistry
Using mass spectrometry to study the redox mechanism of human Ape-1