April 3 Welcome!
April 4   free
April 5 M.Dahan   Amplification of gradient sensing in nerve growth cones through lateral redistribution of membrane receptors

April 6. X.Michalet  Novel single-molecule fluorescence methods

April 7  W.W.Webb  TBA

April 8-9   Weekend
April 10 W.W.Webb TBA

April 11 G.Zocchi  Evanescent wave scattering: a high resolution probe for conformational changes of biomolecules
April 12 S.Adams Genetically-encoded tags for proteins
April 13-14  free
April 15-16   Weekend
April 17   free
April 18 X.Darzacq Live cell analysis of  RNA polymerase II transcription

April 19 U.Seifert  TBA

April 20 free
April 21 E.Lipman  TBA

April 22-23 Weekend
April 24 free
April 25 A.Wells Getting the message out :  motors that move mRNAs

April 26 P.Selvin Single Molecule Studies of Molecular Motors, both in vitro & in vivo.

April 27 A.Liu     TBA  
                M.Dogterom   Cytoskeleton-based force generation
April 28 F.Julicher  TBA
April 29-30 Weekend


May 1 F.Julicher   TBA
May 2 O.Saleh     FtsK: a “Formula 1”  molecular motor.

May 3 M.Wang  Mechano-Chemical Kinetics of Transcription Elongation

May 4 J.Theriot   TBA

May 5 S.Xie        TBA
J.Theriot   TBA

May 6-7 Weekend
May 8 E.Gratton  TBA

May 9 S.Kowalczykowski  Visualization of Protein-DNA Complexes at the Single-Molecule level

May 10 R.Ebright  The mechanism of RNA polymerase I

May 11 R.Ebtright  The mechanism of RNA polymerase II

May 12 J.Spudich  Molecular Motors: From Streaming in Nitella to Single Molecule Analysis

May 13-14 Weekend
May 15 C.Schulten  TBA

May 16 T.J.Ha  
 Advances in single molecule FRET
May 17 T.J.Ha   
Single molecule studies of helicases mechanisms
May 18 S.Ramaswamy TBA

May 19 S.Block  Breaking the Nanometer Barrier:  Progress in Biological Nanoscience, Measured One Molecule at a Time

May 20-21 Weekend
May 22 C.Jarzynski  TBA

May 23 A.Vologodsky A puzle of site-specific recombination: What determines the product topology?                                                  
C.Bustamante TBA

May 24 C.Bustamante  TBA
             T.Ellenberger The Anatomy of Infidelity. Lesion Bypass by High and Low Accuracy DNA Polymerases

May 25 T.Ellenberger DNA
End Joining and Recombination in Three Dimensions
May 26 T.Maggs  TBA

May 27-28 Week end
May 29  S.Hell  Breaking Abbe’s barrier: Far-field fluorescence microscopy with diffraction-unlimited resolution
J.Langowski TBA

May 30 J.Widom  TBA

May 31 J.Widom   TBA

June 1 L.Finzi  
Transcriptional DNA looping
June 2 S.Adyha  TBA

June 3-4 Weekend
June 5 A. van Oijen  Single-molecule studies of DNA replication

June 6 O. Kritchevsky  Internal Dynamics of DNA and Actin polymers

June 7  free
June 8 V.Rybenkov  DNA unlinking in bacteria                                                                                               
June 9 free
June 10-11 Weekend
June 12 T. Owen-Hughes    Snf2 family proteins and chromatin remodelling.

June 13 B.Bialek   TBA

June 14 A. Grosberg   TBA
              B. Shklovski  TBA

June 15 H.Orland    TBA

June 16 I. Rouzina   TBA

June 17-18 Weekend
June 19-23 free
June 24-25  Weekend
June 26 C.Knobler  TBA

June 27-29 free
June 30 B.Gelbart  TBA