Biophysical Society 2019

Biophysical Society 2019

Meet scientists from the Allen Institute for Cell Science at this year's Biophysical Society Annual Meeting. Visit us at booth #602, preview our presentations, keep up with us on social media (#BPS19), and stop by one of our posters.

03/02/2019 to 03/06/2019

Visit our booth #602

Find us at booth #602 in the exhibitor hall to:

  • Speak with Allen Institute scientists about their presentations and posters at BPS 2019
  • Learn about the mission of the Allen Institute for Cell Science and how to access our data on
  • Experience a demonstration of our data in virtual reality
  • Hear about our newest tools and resources, including the Allen Cell Structure Segmenter



Workshop: Methods for Integrative Structure Modeling of Biomolecular Systems
Date & Time: Tuesday, March 5, 7:30-9:30pm
Location: Room 309/310
Speaker: Graham Johnson, 8:18-8:42pm, Prototyping multiscale cellular visualization & modeling techniques for hypothesis generation, communication and learning

Symposia: Mapping the Cell
Date & Time: Wednesday, March 6, 8:15-10:15am
Location: Ballroom I
Speaker: Rick Horwitz, 8:15-8:45am, Creating an image-based stem cell state space

Platform Session: Cardiac Muscle Mechanics, Structure, and Regulation II
Date & Time: Wednesday, March 6, 1:00-3:00PM
Location: Room 309/310
Speaker: Melissa Hendershott, 2:15-2:30pm, Development of an imaging pipeline to model and predict the integrated localization of organelles in hiPSC-derived cardiomyocytes


Sunday, March 3

Poster Session: Chromatin and the Nucleoid
A platform for investigating nuclear organization and its changes during human iPSC differentiation
S. Rafelski

Poster Session: Optical Microscopy and Superresolution Imaging I
Human stem cell structures measured with concentration-calibrated super-resolution microscopy
W. Wiegraebe

Monday, March 4

Poster Session: Computational Methods and Bioinformatics I
A new open source toolkit for segmenting 3D intracellular structures in microscopy images
M.P. Viana

Biophysical Society Annual Meeting

Baltimore Convention Center
1 W. Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21201