Spotlight Session 3

Protein “Origami”
9:00 a.m., Thursday, 18 October
Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center, Schenley Ballroom 4

Moderator

James Faeder, PhD

Presentations

Coiled-Coil Peptides and Metals: A Powerful Pair in Supramolecular Materials Science
W. Seth Horne, PhD

The Origami that Wasn't: How and Why Eukaryotic Proteins Tolerate Disorder
Carlos Camacho, PhD

Our Inner Worm – New Models and Mechanisms of Neurodegenerative Disease in C. elegans
Todd Lamitina, PhD

Misbehaving Proteins in Parkinson’s Disease
Timothy Greenamyre, MD, PhD