This meeting took place in 2004



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Structural Genomics (Z1)


Organizer(s) Stephen K. Burley, Jeffrey B. Bonanno and Ian A. Wilson
April 13—19, 2004
Snowbird Resort • Snowbird, Utah USA
Abstract Deadline: Dec 15, 2003
Late Abstract Deadline:
Scholarship Deadline:
Early Registration Deadline: Feb 13, 2004

Supported by Keystone Symposia


Summary of Meeting:
Upon completion of this conference, participants should appreciate and understand: - Appreciate the challenge of selecting structural genomics targets that will both increase our knowledge of the protein structure universe and enhance biomedical research. - Understand automated approaches to high-throughput sample preparation for solution NMR spectroscopy and X-ray crystallography. - Identify strategies for automated data reduction, structure determination, refinement, and PDB deposition. - Learn approaches to functional annotation of new protein structures that incorporate information from phylogeny, gene expression profiling, protein-protein interaction maps, gene knockout studies, and biochemical/biophysical analyses. - Understand the role of high-throughput structural studies of protein-ligand complexes in drug discovery.

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Scholarships/Awards

Scholarship / Award Information


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Scholarships

Keystone Symposia is offering scholarships of up to 1,200 USD to Students and Postdoctoral fellows. These scholarships are to be used to help defray the expenses associated with conference attendance, including airfare (restrictions may apply based on funding source), ground transportation, lodging costs, and a portion of meeting registration. Receipts will be required to receive reimbursement.

Abstracts submitted for poster presentation will be used as the basis for awarding the scholarships. Scholarship recipients will be selected based on the quality of science of the abstract and the relevance of the abstract to the conference topic. Only one application per abstract is accepted. Only one award per lab will be allocated.


Eligibility


To be eligible for a scholarship, you must be:

A graduate student or postdoctoral fellow currently enrolled in an academic institute at the start of the meeting for which you are applying. Note: a graduate student is defined as a student who is studying for a higher degree at an academic institution. A postdoctoral fellow is defined as an individual with a Ph.D., M.D., or DVM degree who is engaged in a temporary period of mentored research and/or scholarly training for the purpose of acquiring the professional skills needed to pursue their desired career path, and is within 6 years of these degrees.


Review Criteria


Criteria for Abstract Review:

  1. Relevance to the meeting topic
  2. Significance of the scientific question and results
  3. Style
    • Organization (e.g. the abstract has a clear beginning, middle and end)
    • Grammar and spelling
  4. Clarity of scientific presentations
    • Clear question or hypothesis
    • Sufficient background
    • The experimental approach and rationale for the approach are clear
    • The results are clearly presented
    • The interpretation and conclusions are reasonable and logical

Application Process


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