MS07: Structural Enzymology

  • Maria Solà (Molecular Biology Institute of Barcelona, Spain)
  • Irmi Sinning (University of Heidelberg, Germany)
  • Date:     Thursday, 22. August 2019
  • Time:    14:00 - 16:00
  • Venue:  HS32

Enzymes represent an important protein class with great potential for application. Knowledge of catalysis can lead to greener chemistry, new biomarkers or new technologies related to health and food.

14:00 MS07-01 Taking Crystallographic Snapshots of Vitamin B6 Biosynthesis and Treating Specific Radiation Damage
Ivo Tews (University of Southampton, United Kingdom) | Abstract preview
14:30 MS07-02 Crystallographic Enzymology: Using Synchrotroton Radiation for High Resolution in Space and Time
Thomas Schneider (European Molecular Biology Laboratory Hamburg, Germany) | Abstract preview
15:00 MS07-03 Watching an Enzyme at Work: Breaking the Strongest Single Bond in Organic Chemistry
Eike Schulz (Max Planck Institute for Structure and Dynamics of Matter, Germany) | Abstract preview
15:20 MS07-04 The Neutron Structure of Leishmania Mexicana Triose Phosphate Isomerase with Transition State Mimics Reveals General Base Catalyst
Esko Oksanen (European Spallation Source ESS ERIC, Sweden) | Abstract preview
15:40 MS07-05 Arabidopsis and Chlamydomonas Phosphoribulokinase Crystal Structures Complete the Redox Structural Proteome of the Calvin-Benson Cycle
Simona Fermani (University of Bologna, Department of Chemistry, Italy) | Abstract preview