Third Instruct Biennial Structural Biology Meeting

The third Instruct Biennial Structural Biology Meeting will take place in Brno, Czech Republic the 25-26th of May 2017. Brno is the city of Johann Gregor Mendel, a founder of modern genetics and one of the first scientists who applied multidisciplinary approach to explain his observations. Social programme of the meeting will include visit of the Mendel’s Museum and dinner at the Augustinian Abbey, where Johann Gregor Mendel worked and lived.

The inaugural Instruct Structural Biology Meeting at Heidelberg in 2013 successfully showcased integrative structural biology and its impact on biological research and biomedicine. The second Biennial took place in Florence in 2015 continuing the integrative line with an increased focus on innovation. This new edition will include sessions that represent recent structural biology highlights, emerging methods and technologies and results of biomedical importance.

Instruct Biennial Structural Biology Registrations open

Confirmed speakers includes:

Speaker NameInstitute
Dave StuartInstruct/University of Oxford
Albert HeckUtrecht University
Leemor Joshua-TorCold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Helen SaibilBirkbeck College London
Masahide KikkawaUniversity of Tokio
Juli FeigonUCLA
Michael SattlerTU Munich
Kristina Djinovic-CarugoUniversity of Vienna
Babis KalodimosUniversity of Minnesota
Richard SteflMasaryk University
Janusz BrujnickiInternational Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology
Andrew CarterMRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge
Thijn BrummelkampNetherland Cancer Institute
James NaismithThe University St Andrews
Raymond StevensUSC Dornsife
Petr LeimanUniversity of Texas Medical Branch

Upcoming submission opportunities/deadlines include:

Abstract submission: March 1

Registration closing: April 1

Student fellowships: March 1

We look forward to seeing you in Brno

The Instruct Operations Team

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