Natural Product Sciences Webinar Schedule and Registration
*All Webinars will be 4:00 PM EDT/3:00 PM CDT/2:00 PM MDT/1:00 PM PDT (One hour in length)*
May 28, 2020
Thank you to our Sponsor!
Tanja Grkovic, PhD (Senior Scientist, Natural Products Support Group, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc.)
Roger Linington (Associate Professor, Canada Research Chair in High-Throughput Screening and Chemical Biology, Director, Centre for High-Throughput Chemical Biology, Department of Chemistry, Simon Fraser University)
Linking Biosynthetic Gene Clusters and their Cognate Products by Mass Spectrometry
June 11, 2020
Julia Kubanek (Professor of Biological Sciences and Chemistry and Biochemistry, and Associate Dean of Research in the College of Sciences, at Georgia Institute of Technology)
Cryptic Variation in Chemical Defenses of Tropical Marine Algae
Jon Clardy (Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School)
Chemical Ecology in Microwell Plates
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Webinars are free to all ASP Members and Students. A $5 donation is requested for all Non-Members of ASP. Registration is required and is limited to the first 500 participants.
Attendees of the Natural Product Sciences Webinar series agree to abide by the ASP Code of Conduct and the moderators reserve the right to remove any participant if they violate the code of conduct.
Please observe the following Zoom etiquette protocols to ensure a smooth seminar:
- Keep your microphone muted to prevent disruptions.
- Keep your video off to lower the strain on bandwidth.
- All questions should be submitted to the moderators through the chat function and the moderators will ask the questions in the order that they are received.
April 16, 2020 - Brian T. Murphy (Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy, College of Pharmacy, University of Illinois at Chicago) - Toward Antibiotic Discovery from a Bacterial Colony: A Primer for Academia and Valerie Paul (Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce, Florida) - Sea Slugs, Slime and Coral Diseases: Marine Natural Products and our Changing Ocean
April 30, 2020 - Cassandra Quave (Curator of the Herbarium and Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Human Health at Emory University) - Ethnobotany and Anti-Infective Natural Product Discovery and Jackie von Salm (AltMed and Plants of Ruskin, LLC) - Neglected Natural Products and the Chemical Complexity of Cannabis Sativa
May 14, 2020 - Dr. Nancy Keller (Robert L. Metzenberg and Kenneth B. Raper Professor of Mycology, Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, Department of Bacteriology, University of Wisconsin - Madison) - Biosynthetic Surprises of a Human Pathogen and Nicholas H. Oberlies, Ph.D. (Patricia A. Sullivan Distinguished Professor of Chemistry Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry University of North Carolina at Greensboro) - Droplet Probe: A Powerful Tool for Evaluating the Chemistry of Fungi (and other substrates!) In Situ