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This virtual symposium includes a week-long poster presentations from 09/14/2020 – 09/18/2020 and a half day event including center faculty talks and External Advisory Board (EAB) meeting on 09/21/2020.

Poster Session  September 14 – 18, 2020

Poster Preview: All participating posters will be displayed on the CMCF center website from Monday, 09/14/2020 through Friday, 09/18/2020. All center faculty, fellows, affiliates and the External Advisory Board (EAB) members are invited to preview the posters.

Poster Session: There will be two 2-hour poster sessions during the week of 09/14/2020:

         Session 1: Wednesday, 09/16/2020, 1pm – 3pm

         Session 2: Thursday, 09/17/2020, 10am – 12pm

During the poster sessions, the poster presenters will be available through the individual zoom links listed under each poster. By joining the individual zoom meeting, the poster attendees can meet with the poster presenters virtually on a discussion of each individual poster. 

Symposium & EAB Meeting September 21, 2020

Best Poster Awards

The 2020 CMCF poster awards are given for the best poster presentations. Posters are judged by the poster award committee, Drs. Arthur Lander, Xiaoyu Shi, and Jing Zhang and awarded in the following four categories.

Best Exciting New Result

Probing antiviral drug Remdesivir impacts on SARS-Co V-2 RNA polymerase function 

Moises Romero, Chunhong Long, Daniel La Rocco, Anusha Mysore Keethi, Dajun Xu, and Jin Yu

Best Example of Interdisciplinary Research

Study of nucleosome dynamics in response to signal dependent transcription factor binding

Jinsu Kim, Katherine Sheu, Alexander Hoffmann, and German Enciso

Best New Method

scMC learns biological variation through the alignment of multiple single cell genomics datasets

Lihua Zhang and Qing Nie

Best Scientific Communication

Mathematical Modeling of DNA Methylation to Investigate Multigenerational Epigenetic Stability: A Research Proposal

Kwadwo Bonsu, Timothy L. Downing, and Elizabeth L. Read