2017 Final Program
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The Analytical and Economic Challenges of Maintaining Food Safety in a Global Supply Chain; Janie Dubois, University of Maryland, JIFSAN

Spectroscopy Magazine's Emerging Leader in Molecular Spectroscopy Award. The Small Matter of Bioanalysis:  Adventures at Less Than 10 nm with Quantum Dots and/or FRET; Russ Algar, University of British Columbia

Ellis R. Lippincott Award Plenary. Vibrational Engineering: From Superlattices to Coherent and Squeezed Phonons; Roberto Merlin, University of Michigan

Sir George Stokes Award Plenary. Tackling Global Health Challenges with Biosensor Technologies; Tony Cass, Imperial College London

Charles Mann Award for Applied Raman Spectroscopy. Mann up, SERS Can be Useful!; Duncan Graham, University of Strathclyde

Coblentz Society Craver Award. The Technology Behind Coherent 2D IR Spectroscopy and its Application to Amyloid Diseases; Martin Zanni, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Applied Spectroscopy William F. Meggers Award.  Infrared Response of Sub-Micron-Scale Structures of Poly (Oxymethylene): Surface Polaritons in Polymers; Naoto Nagai, Industrial Research Institute of Niigata Prefecture

Lester W. Strock Award.  The Wonderful World of High-Precision Isotopic Analysis using Multi-Collector ICP-MS; Frank Vanhaecke, Ghent University

ANACHEM AwardDevelopment of Ultraviolet Photodissociation Mass Spectrometry for Characterization of Proteins; Jennifer Brodbelt, University of Texas at Austin

AES Mid Career Award.  Using Microchip Electrophoresis and Electrochemical Detection to Investigate Cellular Communication; R. Scott Martin, Saint Louis University

Announcement of the 2017 Innovation Award winner
Closing Session: The New Vision of Analytical Science by the World

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SciX 2017 Sessions and Abstracts:

Monday , October 9

17IR03: Nanoscale IR Applications in the Life Sciences

Location: Carson 1
1:30 pm
Correlating Biophysical Properties of Amyloid Aggregates in vitro and in vivo by AFM-based Infrared Nanospectroscopy
Francesco Simone Ruggeri1, Chris Dobson1, Michele Vendruscolo1, Tuomas Knowles1; 1University of Cambridge
1:50 pm
Advanced IR Nanospectroscopy to study lipids bodies in micro-organisms: toward a better understanding of metabolic pathways at stake.
In this study, we propose to explore the news insights provided by the AFM-IR technique to study lipids bodies in micro-organisms without any labelling.
Ariane Deniset-Besseau12, Rolando Rebois12, Alexandre Dazzi12; 1Laboratoire de Chimie-Physique, 2Université Paris-sud
2:10 pm
AFM-IR explores a chromatin role in formation of chromosomal aberrations
Ewelina Lipiec; 1Institute of Nuclear Physics, PAN
2:30 pm
In vivo AFM-IR nano-spectroscopic investigation of the bacterial cell wall
First report of structural changes occurring in living cells studied using AFM-FTIR spectroscopy
Philip Heraud1, Kamila Kochan1, David Perez-Guaita1, Julia Pissang1, Jhih-Hang Jiang1, Anton Peleg1, Bayden Wood1; 1Monash University
2:50 pm
Nanoinfrared spectroscopy of cell membranes and extracellular vesicles
infrared absorption nanospectroscopy enables vibrational analysis of single biological nanostructures
Leonetta Baldassarre12, Valeria Giliberti12, Alessandro Nucara1, Paolo Calvani1, Alessandro Rosa12, Valeria De Turris2, Mattia Musto3, Loredana Casalis3, Eglof Ritter4; 1Sapienza University of Rome, 2Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, 3ELETTRA Sincrotrone Trieste