IBB International Virtual Symposium on the Importance of Biophysics in Solving Biological Problems,(March 25,2021)

IBB International Virtual Symposium on the Importance of Biophysics in Solving Biological Problems,(March 25,2021)


 

   

 

IBB International Virtual Symposium on the Importance of Biophysics in Solving Biological Problems

 

 (March 25, 2021)

https://ibb.ut.ac.ir/IBB-BW2021

Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics (IBB),

University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran

25 March 2021 (5 Farvardin 1400)

Free registration

Interdisciplinary Theoretical & Experimental Approaches in

Education, Training, Research, Discoveries, Innovation

To Understand Molecular Mechanisms in Biological Systems

 

https://ibb.ut.ac.ir/IBB-BW2021

https://usern.tums.ac.ir

https://www.biophysics.org

Telegram: @usern_net

Email: Biophysics.ibb@ut.ac.ir

 

Affiliated to the world Biophysical Week

https://www.biophysics.org/biophysics-week#/

In collaboration with

USERN (Universal Scientific Education and Research Network) SCIENCE WITHOUT BORDERS

UNESCO/UNITWIN (Interregional NETWORK in Biophysics, Biotechnology and Environmental Health)

 

Head and Scientific Director: Prof. Hamid Mobasheri

 

(pdf)Program

 

 

Thursday (March 25)

 (5-1-1400)

Morning Sessions (09:00-12:00 IST)

Afternoon Sessions (14:00-18:00, IST)

 

Registration

 08:30-09:00

(GMT 04:00-04:30)      

Quran

Iran National Anthem

Message of Dean of IBB

Message of Scientific Director

Message of USERN Chairman

Message of UNESCO Chairman

 

Opening Ceremony

 

09:00-09:15    

(GMT 04:30-04:45)      

 

Biophysical Approaches

 (in different aspects)

Timing

Morning Session

(09:00-12:00 IST)

 

Members of panel:  Prof. Hamid Mobasheri, Dr. Naira Baghdasaryan, Prof. Syneric Ayrapetyan

 

 

 

Physics of Biological systems

 

Prof. Hamid Mobasheri

Department of Biophysics

Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics

University of Tehran, Iran

 

 

09:15-09:30

(04:45-05:00 GMT)

 

 

The effect of environmental factors

 on physico-chemical properties of water and water solutions

 

Dr. Naira Baghdasaryan

UNESCO Chair-Life Sciences International Postgraduate Educational Center, Armenia

 

 

09:30-10:00 

(05:00-05:30 GMT)

(Armenia 09:00-9:30)

 

 

 

Non-thermal intensity microwaves; biological effects and practical applications

 

Prof. Syneric Ayrapetyan

UNESCO/UNITWIN Network,

UNESCO Chair-Life Sciences International Postgraduate Educational Center, Armenia

 

 

10:00-10:30  

(05:30-06:00 GMT)

(Armenia 09:30-10:00)

 

 

Discussion

10:30-10:45      

(GMT 06:00-06:15)

IBB and Iran

Interdisciplinary aspects of Biophysics considered

 

Video

10:45-11:00

(GMT 06:15-06:30) 

Coffee Break

 

Members of panel:  Prof. Andrey B. RUBIN, Dr. Zeinab Shankayi, Prof. Hassan Tavakoli

 

 

Electroporation: Advanced physical techniques for gene and drug delivery

Dr. Zeinab Shankayi

Faculty of Physiology and Biophysics, Baghyatollah Medical Sciences University, Tehran, Iran

 

 (11:00-11:30, IST) 

(GMT 06:30-07:00)      

 

 

Coupling of electromagnetic fields in biological systems

 

Prof. Hassan Tavakoli

Baghyatollah Medical Sciences University, Tehran, Iran

 

 

11:30-12:00

(GMT 07:00-07:30)      

Iran Culture and Music

Video

12:00-12:15      Discussion

(GMT 07:30-07:45)      

 

 

Lunch and Prayer Break

 

 

 

 

Afternoon Session

(1400-1700)

(09:30-12:30 GMT)

 

 

Members of panel:  Prof. H. Mobasheri, Prof. Tom McLeish, Prof. Andrey B. RUBIN

 

 

 

Computational analysis of

 dynamic allostery and control in

the SARS-CoV-2 main protease

 

 

Prof. Tom McLeish

Department of Physics,

Centre for  Medieval Studies, Humanities Research Centre University of York Heslington, York, UK

 

 

 

14:00-14:30     

(09:30-10:00 GMT)

 

 

Principles of biophysical education and the contents of General course on Biophysics

 

Prof. Andrey B. RUBIN

Department of Biophysics

Moscow State University, Russian Academy

 of Sciences

 

 

14:30-15:00 

(GMT 10:00-10:30)

(Moscow, 13:00-13:30)      

 

Discussion 

15:00-15:15      

(GMT 10:30-10:45)

IBB and Iran

Joint biophysical

considered matters           

 

Video

15:15-15:30      

(GMT 10:45-11:00)

Coffee Break

 

Members of panel:  Prof. Syneric Ayrapetyan, Prof. Sumanta Goswami, Dr. Arefeh Seyedarabi

 

 

 

Macromolecular X-ray Crystallography to Solve Important Biological Problems

 

Dr. Arefeh Seyedarabi

Department of Biochemistry

 Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics University of Tehran, Iran

 

 

 

15:30-16:00

(GMT 11:00-11:30)

 

 

 

Novel test to detect Sars-CoV-2 virus in Covid-19 patients

 

 Prof. Sumanta Goswami

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Michael F. Price Center, and Chair, Department of Biology

Yeshiva University, New York, USA

 

 

16:00-16:30 IST 

(GMT 11:30-12:00)

(New York time, 07:30-08:00)

 

 

Discussion

16:30-16:45 

(GMT 12:00-12:30)

 

 

Closing statements and  ceremony

 

16:45-17:00