Genetics, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology Colloquium
Thursdays, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
UC San Diego, Powell-Focht Bioengineering Hall, Fung Auditorium
Complete schedule here

5/17/13 Systems-to-Synthesis Symposium

8th Annual Systems-to-Synthesis Symposium

May 17, 2013 – 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Frederic de Hoffmann Auditorium

The Salk Institute for Biological Studies



The Eighth Annual “Systems-to-Synthesis” Symposium will be held on May 17, 2013 at the Salk Institute for Biological Sciences in La Jolla, CA. This Symposium will include leading national and local speakers representing various fields of Systems Biology, and our famously extended poster session following the talks. ***FREE registration. Online REGISTRATION REQUIRED, see below***


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Steven Briggs, UC San Diego, Division of Biological Sciences
Reconstruction of Protein Networks from an Atlas of Proteotypes

Terry Gaasterland, UC San Diego, Marine Biology Research, Laboratory for Computational Genomics
In Pursuit of Molecular Mechanisms in Glaucoma Through GWAS and Exome Sequencing

Thomas G. Graeber, UC Los Angeles, Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, Crump Institute for Molecular Imaging, Institute for Molecular Medicine
Targeted therapies exploit signaling (Src) and metabolic (glucose) over-dependencies in cancer homeostasis

Karen Guillemin, University of Oregon, Institute of Molecular Biology
Host-Microbe Systems Biology: Insights from the Zebrafish Intestine

Carl Hansen, University of British Colombia, Centre for High-Throughput Biology
Soft Plumbing for Single Cell Analysis

Alexander Hoffmann, UC San Diego, San Diego Center for Systems Biology
Simple Models for Complex Data Analysis

Satchidananda Panda, Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Gene Network to Food Network

Sheng Zhong, UC San Diego, Bioengineering
Comparative epigenomics: evolutionary and temporal dynamics of the epigenome

Jean Wang, UC San Diego, Medicine, Mooores Cancer Center
Unpacking the Anoikis Gene Network

Additional speakers to be announced soon


Free Registration
Online Registration Required. No walk-ins allowed.

*No-show Policy*

While we do not charge a fee to attend this event, these programs would not be sustainable and available to all wanting to attend, unless all registrants abide by the 72 hour cancellation notice policy. A no-show will limit your ability to book our events in the future. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.



Parking is NOT available on The Salk main campus.  Please follow posted signs for free parking near the Torrey Pines Gliderport, within walking distance to The Salk.  If you are coming from UCSD Campus, the UCSD Shuttle Route  has two drop off locations within walking distance to The Salk.  CLICK HERE for directions to The Salk Institute.


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