February 13, 2012 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Clark Center Auditorium
James H. Clark Center 318 Campus Drive West, Stanford, CA 94305
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Seed Grants

By enabling scientists involved in technology development to work in highly collaborative ways with discovery scientists across a broad array of disciplines, the Bio-X program accelerates the pace of innovation. Bio-X is a fertile environment for visionaries, and the IIP awards give them the seed-funding they need to allow high-risk ideas to germinate and grow. In this way, the IIP awards have a unique purpose and profound rewards.





Karla Kirkegaard (Microbiology & Immunology)

Quantitative Analysis of Virus Spread With and Without Cell Lysis

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Aaron Straight (Biochemistry)

Measurement and Modeling of the Persistence Length of Native and Reconstituted Chromatin

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Daphne Koller (Computer Science)

Computational Analysis of Tumor Morphology to Build Prognostic Models and Discover Biological Networks in Breast Cancer

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Bill Weis (Structural Biology)

Bio-Mechanical Force Sensing and Remodeling by Cell-Cell Junctions in Multicellular Tissues

Jonathan Payne (Geological & Environmental Sciences)

Environmental Control of Cell and Genome Size: A Case Study of Foraminifera

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Michael Levitt (Structural Biology)

A Novel Approach for the Structural Determination of Oligomeric Complexes by in-silico Prediction Methods and Mass Spectrometry: Application to the chaperonin TRiC

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Roger Howe (Electrical Engineering)

Elucidating on the Mechanism of Protein-Protein Interactions in Epigenetic Events from Electronic Spectroscopy Measurements

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Gary Steinberg (Neurosurgery)

Optical Stimulation of Neural Stem Cell Grafts and Modulation of Existing Neural Circuit Deficits

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Closing Comments

Reception and poster session

Nexus Cafe, Clark Center