Program: Workshop at the Interface between Physics and Biology

8h00

Registration

8h45

Opening session

9h00

Conference: Theoretical physics at the interface of cell and molecular biology
José Nelson Onuchic – Rice University, Houston, USA PDF

10h00

Conference: Inspiring Cross-Disciplinary Research with Life Science in Bristol University
Mervin Miles – University of Bristol, Bristol, UK PDF

11h00

Coffee-Break

11h30

Short Presentations:

  1. Using genetics and geography to model speciation
    Marcus A. M. Aguiar – University of Campinas – UNICAMP, Brazil PDF
  2. System biology and its impacts in biological thinking
    José Garcia Abreu Júnior – Federal university of Rio de Janeiro – UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  3. From cell surface adhesion to final architecture of Xylella fastidiosa biofilms: investigation with advanced microscopy  
    Monica A. Cotta – University of Campinas – UNICAMP, São Paulo, Brazil PDF

13h00

Lunch – Restaurants around FAPESP

14h30

Conference: Expanding genetically encoded chemistry
Pedro S. Coelho – Provivis Laboratories, Los Angeles,USA PDF

15h30

Conference: Biological physics: what we expect from this frontier at the interface between physics and biology
Carlos Lenz Cesar – University of Campinas – UNICAMP, São Paulo, Brazil PDF

16h30

Coffee-Break

17h00

Short Presentations:

  1. Probing forces at the cellular level
    Adriano M. Alencar & Marinilce F. Santos – University of São Paulo – USP, São Paulo, Brazil PDF
  2. Chalenges for a competitive synthetic biology in Brazil
    Marco Aurélio P. Lima – University of Campinas – UNICAMP, São Paulo, Brazil PDF
  3. GCaMP3 for Calcium signaling in the Human Malaria Parasite Plasmodium falciparum
    Celia R. Garcia - University of São Paulo PDF