AFM BioMed Conference

Invited Speaker:


David Alsteens, University Catholique de Louvain, Belgium

"Quantifying single virus binding on mammalian cell surfaces using FD-based AFM"


James K. Gimzewski, University of California, Los Angeles, USA

"Atomic force microscopy as a nanoanalytical tool for exosomes and other extracellular vesicles"


Martin Guthold, Wake Forest University, USA

"Molecular forces and nanomechanical measurements in blood coagulation"


Sandor Kasas, EPFL, Switzerland

"Nano-motion based detection of living micro-organisms"


Andrzej Kulik, EPFL, Switzerland

"Nanoscale chemical analysis - AFM-IR"


Wiesław Nowak, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Torun, Poland

"Single molecule AFM force spectroscopy - a theoretical perspective"


Alessandro Podestà, University of Milan, Italy

"The interaction of room-temperature ionic liquids (ILs) with cells and model biological membranes:

investigating the basic mechanisms of ILs cytotoxicity"


Manfred Radmacher, Bremen University, Germany

"Measuring viscoelastic properties of cells by AFM"


Felix Rico, INSERM, Aix-Marseille Université, France

"Molecular to cellular mechanics probed by high-speed force spectroscopy"


Wouter H. Roos, University of Gröningen, The Netherlands

"Mechanics and Dynamics at the Sub-Cellular Level"


Igor Sokolov, Tufts University, USA

"Physics of cells and cancer detection with AFM"


Ewa Wójcikiewicz, Florida Atlantic University, USA

"Role of pro-inflammatory mediators in cell metastatic progression"


Renato Zenobi, ETH Zürich, Switzerland

"Tip-enhanced Raman spectroscopy for nanoscale chemical analysis and imaging"