North Jersey Section
American Chemical Society

Oct 20, 2020 – NMR Virtual Symposium

North Jersey ACS NMR Topical Group

presents the

2020 Virtual NMR Symposium

October 20th, 2020

Attendance is free of charge
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2020 Virtual NMR Symposium

Session 1   (8:10 - 10:50 am EST)

8:00 am

Opening remarks

Prof. Justyna Sikorska, Chair
NJACS NMR Topical Group

8:10 am

Yulan Wang

1.  Detection of metabolic reprograming associated with HBV infection using metabonomics

Prof. Yulan Wang,
Singapore Phenome Center     [ abstract ]

8:50 am

Ruth Gschwind

2.  NMR As Mechanistic Tool In Photocatalysis

Prof. Ruth M. Gschwind,
University of Regensburg     [ abstract ]

9:30 am

Gareth Morris

3.  Ultraclean pure shift NMR?

Prof. Gareth Morris,
University of Manchester     [ abstract ]

10:10 am

Vladislav Orekhov

4.  Fast NMR: Solving a puzzle with most of the parts missing

Prof. Vladislav Y. Orekhov,
University of Gothenburg     [ abstract ]

10:50 am

Break (20 min)

Session 2   (11:50 am - 1:10 pm EST)

11:10 am

Isabella Felli

5.  Intrinsically disordered proteins by NMR: What can 13C direct detection tell us?

Prof. Isabella C. Felli,
University of Florence     [ abstract ]

11:50 am

Alexandre Bonvin

6.  Integrative modelling of biomolecular complexes

Prof. Alexandre Bonvin,
Utrecht University     [ abstract ]

12:30 pm

Teresa Carlomagno

7.  High molecular-weight complexes in the regulation of gene expression: A view by integrative structural biology

Prof. Teresa Carlomagno,
Leibniz University of Hannover     [ abstract ]

1:10 pm

Break (50 min)

Session 3   (2:00 - 4:00 pm EST)

2:00 pm

Robert Schurko

8.  Mechanochemical Synthesis of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients and their Characterization with New NMR Crystallographic Methods based on Solid-State NMR of Quadrupolar Nuclei

Prof. Robert W. Schurko,
National High Magnetic Field Laboratory     [ abstract ]

2:40 pm

Robin de

9.  Deuterium Metabolic Imaging (DMI), a novel MR-based method to map metabolism in 3D

Prof. Robin A. de Graaf,
Yale University     [ abstract ]

3:20 pm

Daniel Raftery

10. How Quantitative NMR Enables New Metabolomics Methods

Prof. Daniel Raftery,
University of Washington     [ abstract ]

4:00 pm

Break (20 min)

Session 4   (4:20 - 5:40 pm EST)

4:20 pm

Bill Gerwick

11. Accelerated Identification of Natural Products using Small Molecule Accurate Recognition Technology (SMART) 2.1

Prof. William Gerwick,
University of California, San Diego     [ abstract ]

5:00 pm

Till Maurer

12. Discovery and characterization of active small molecule ligands targeting the function of ubiquitin specific protease USP7 by a catalytic site independent mechanism

Prof. Till Maurer,
Merck & Co.     [ abstract ]

5:40 pm

Maurizio Pellecchia

13. Keynote:  NMR-based screening of combinatorial libraries to target protein-protein interactions with reversible or covalent agents

Prof. Maurizio Pellecchia, Ph.D.,
University of California, Riverside     [ abstract ]

6:40 pm

13. Closing remarks

Prof. Bradley Falk, Co-chair
NJACS NMR Topical Group

7:00 pm


We acknowledge the generous support of our sponsors:

Merck     Oxford Instruments     Nexomics Biosciences     Suraj Manrao Science Fund     Luciano Mueller     BMS     Bruker     Wilmad LabGlass     JEOL       Cambridge Isotope Laboratories     Magritek, Ltd     Millipore Sigma     ACD Labs     New Era