Advancing Patient Care Through Research
Washington University School of Medicine

Midwest Mass Spectrometry Discussion Group Speakers 2011

January 18, Southwest Tower, SW728, 9:30 a.m.
Jun Zhang, Washington University
HDX reveals that DNA binding alters coactivator interaction surfaces of the intact VDR/RXR complex

February 1, Southwest Tower, SW728, 9:30 a.m.
Hao Zhang, Washington University
Mass Spectrometry Based Study of Protein Conformation by Carboxyl Group Footprinting

February 17, Danforth Campus, Lab Sciences 250, 6:00 p.m.
Steven Fischer, Agilent
Using Metabolomics to Study Biologically Important Problems – Malaria and Mycobacterium tuberculosis as Case Studies

February 22, Southwest Tower, SW728, 9:30 a.m.
Andy Tao, Purdue University
Novel proteomics tools to identify direct kinase substrates

February 24, Danforth Campus, Lab Sciences 250, 6:00 p.m.
Graham Cooks, Purdue University
Miniature mass spectrometers and ambient inonization: tissue imaging, disease diagnostics, food & public safety

March 2, Danforth Campus, Lab Sciences 250, 6:00 p.m.
David Russell, Texas A&M University
How Does Ion Mobility Spectrometry (IMS) Enhance the Analytical Figures-of-Merit of Mass Spectrometry (MS)?

March 15, Southwest Tower, SWT728, 9:30 a.m.
Cheryl Lichti, Washington University
Quantitative LC-MS Applications in Breast Cancer and Acute Myeloid Leukemia

April 5, Southwest Tower, SW728 9:30 a.m.
Tim Collier, Washington University
Comparing SILAC and Spectral Counting for the Quantitative Proteomic Analysis of Differentiating Human Embryonic Stem Cells

April 13, Lab Sciences LS-250 6:00 p.m.
Daniel Eikel, Advion
Liquid Extraction Surface Analysis – LESA: Analyzing ‘low hanging’ fruits and whole body animal sections

April 19, Southwest Tower, SW728 9:30 a.m.
Bo Wang, Washington University
Multiplexed Mass Spectrometric Approaches for Protein Cross-linking analysis and Protein Functional Studies

May 3, Southwest Tower, SW728, 9:30 a.m.
Robert Turner, Comentis
1400 Samples/Day: High Throughput Quantization from Plasma to Tissue Using Micro flow LC/MS

May 17, Danforth Campus, Lab Sciences 250, 6:00 p.m.
Julian Whitelegge, UCLA
Top-down approaches to analysis of integral membrane proteins using high-resolution mass spectrometry

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

September 6, Southwest Tower, SW728, 9:30 a.m.
Jiawei Chen, Washington University, Department of Chemistry
Mass spectrometry-based footprinting for determination of protein-folding dynamics

September 20, Southwest Tower, SW728, 9:30 a.m.
David Fenyo, New York University Medical Center
Proteomics informatics

October 4, Southwest Tower, SW728, 9:30 a.m.
Elin Chorell, Washington University
Mapping the consequences of physical exercise and nutrition on human health: A predictive metabolomics approach

October 19, Danforth Plant Science Center, 3:45 p.m.
Jim Bruce, University of Washington, Department of Genome Sciences
Mass Measurement Accuracy: Enabling New INsight In the Quest to Decipher the Proteome

October 26, Danforth Campus, McMillen 311, 6:00 p.m.
Yinsheng Wang, University of California-Riverside, Department of Chemistry
Mass spectrometry for interrogating protein methylation Danforth Campus

November 1, McMillen 311, 4:00 p.m.
Nicholas Polfer, University of Florida, Department of Chemistry
Mass and its limitations – what more can vibrational spectroscopy tell us about ion structure?

November 15, TBA
John Lippolis, USDA, Ames
Benefits and challenges of proteomics in animal science

December 1, Lab Sciences 301, 6:00 p.m.
Brandon Ruotolo, University of Michigan, Department of Chemistry
Ion Mobility-Mass Spectrometry for Structural Proteomics

December 6, Southwest Tower SW728, 9:30 a.m.
Kaveri Chaturvedi, Washington University
Yersiniabactin associated dismutase activity protects pathogenic Escherichia coli from the respiratory burst