Dr. Geoffrey Li started in Dr. Veglia's laboratory at University of Minnesota in 2012. He completed his Masters degree in Chemistry in 2013, followed by his PhD in Chemistry this month. Geoffrey has made many contributions to the projects he had worked on in his 5 years with the group. He has taken a position at Vanderbilt University, in the lab of Chuck Sanders, and we wish him the best!
The 61st Annual Biophysical Society Meeting will be held in New Orleans, LA from February 11-15, 2017. The abstract deadline is October 3, 2016 and Early Registration deadline is January 9, 2017. If you will attend, you must register during early registration to capture the reduced rate.
Jonggul Kim and Cristina Olivieri are representing the research group at the "Kinases and Pseudokinases: Spines, Scaffolds and Molecular Switches" symposium at University of California, San Diego December 2015. The conference is organized by the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.
Jonggul gave a talk "Signaling in the catalytic subunit of protein kinase A via hydrophobic motifs", while Cristina presented a poster "Conformational landscape of protein kinase inhibitor with and without protein kinase A ".