AFM BioMed Conference




List of confirmed speakers

Toshio ANDO                          Kanazawa University, Japan

         High-speed AFM for molecules to cells


Giovanni DIETLER                  EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland

         From the statistical properties of DNA to the dynamics of living organisms


Xiaohong FANG                      Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

         AFM force measurement in cell signal transduction study


Chrisoph GERBER                  Universität  Basel, Basel Switzerland

        AFM Beyond Imaging Towards Personalized Medical Diagnostics


Ning GU                                    Southeast University, China

        Promote the Applications of Multi-functional Micro/Nano-bubble: Insights from the Alveolus


Jinfeng JIA                              Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China

         SPM for material research


Roderick LIM                          Universität Basel, Switzerland

        The Nanomechanical Signature of Breast Cancer


Daniel NAVAJAS                    Universitat Bacelona, Spain  :

        Mechanobiology of lung cells and their microenvironment


Pawel OSMUKSI                     University of Texas, USA

      AFM based mechanical characterization of circulating tumor cells (CTCs) in prostate cancer as diagnostic and prognostic tool


Neil THOMSON                        University of Leeds, UK

        Multiple RNA polymerase transactions on single DNA molecules


 Hirofumi YAMADA                  Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan

        Molecular-scale biological interactions in liquids revealed by frequency modulation atomic force microscopy


 Wenke ZHANG                            Tsinghua University, China

         Single Molecule Force Spectroscopy Study of Nucleic acid-Protein Interactions 



Past Conference Chairmen

Sanjay KUMAR                        UC Berkeley, USA

Simon SCHEURING                 Inserm, Marseille, France

Vesna SVETLICIC                   Rudger Boskovic Institut, Zagreb, Croatia