[Protein-crystallography] PDB40 - Celebrating the 40th birthday of
Gerard DVD Kleywegt
(by gerard from xray.bmc.uu.se)
Thu Jul 7 12:11:10 EST 2011
The Worldwide Protein Data Bank (wwPDB; wwpdb.org) is organising a scientific
symposium in Cold Spring Harbor this autumn to celebrate the 40th anniversary
of the inception of the PDB and the many scientific contributions it archives.
The meeting ("PDB40") will kick off with an evening reception and plenary
session on Friday 28 October and conclude after lunch the following Sunday. For
details and registration, please see the meeting website at:
The program will showcase the scientific impact made by structural biology
during the past 40 years with a distinguished panel of scientists who have been
instrumental in the development of the PDB and structural biology. A list of
all confirmed speakers and the titles of their presentations is now on the
There are limited funds available to help a number of students and early-career
scientists to attend PDB40. To apply for an award, please follow the
instructions on the website. Applications are due by August 1, 2011.
We hope to see many of you at the symposium!
On behalf of wwPDB,
Gerard J. Kleywegt, PDBe, EMBL-EBI, Hinxton, UK
gerard from ebi.ac.uk ..................... pdbe.org
Secretary: Pauline Haslam pdbe_admin from ebi.ac.uk
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