Photo Highlights of “RNA: From Biology to Drug Discovery,” held at The Wertheim UF Scripps Institute Jan. 17-18, 2023 Published On January 20, 2023 Social Media Share this article Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Image Gallery Institute Scientific Director Patrick Griffin, Ph.D., signs in on day 1 of the symposium. In… Colleagues reconnect at “RNA: From Biology to Drug Discovery. ” Roy Parker, Ph.D. of the… UF Health President David Nelson, M.D., catches up with Amanda Munroe, director of strategic initiatives… Speakers chat before the day’s presentations at The Wertheim UF Scripps Institute. Anna Marie Pyle, Ph.D., of Yale University, describes the unique RNA of pathogenic fungi that… Institute benefactor Dr. Herbert Wertheim provided opening remarks with organizer Professor Matthew Disney at the… Howard Y. Chang M.D., Ph.D. of Stanford University presents work blending traditional biochemistry techniques with… Professor Daniel Herschlag, Ph.D., of Stanford University, discusses RNA decay in various contexts at the… Ranjan Perera, Ph.D. of Johns Hopkins describes evidence that dysregulation of non-coding RNA causes many… Lunchtime was poster session time during “RNA: From Biology to Drug Discovery.” Benefactor of the institute, Dr. Herbert Wertheim, enjoys lunch on the patio with scientists and… Poster presenters discussed their work on day 1 of RNA: From Biology to Drug Discovery… Lunchtime at RNA: From Biology to Drug Discovery featured poster presentations. Students and scientists chat during lunch at the symposium. Elise Brunk from Karbstein lab at The Wertheim UF Scripps Institute describes the effects of… Eric Wang, Ph.D. of the UF Center for NeuroGenomics, presents his research on the impact… Graduate students take a break during the symposium, “RNA: From Biology to Drug Discovery.” Susan Ackerman, Ph.D., of HHMI and UC San Diego, describes her work on tRNAs as… Antonio Barrientos, Ph.D., Professor of Neurology & Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of… Dr. Herbert Wertheim and Professor Tina Izard, Ph.D., discuss microscope advances during the closing reception… Patrick Cramer, Ph.D., president-elect of Germany’s Max Planck Society speaking at “RNA: From Biology to… Jeannie T Lee, Ph.D., of Harvard Medical School and HHMI presents an eye-opening look at… Professor Katrin Karbstein, Ph.D. presents her work on ribosomal quality control during and after assembly… Graduate student Jessica Bush presents her poster on an RNA-binding compound that targets a cause… Ryan Hildebrandt, Ph.D., a postdoctoral researcher with associate professor Eric T. Wang, Ph.D., at the… Ebba Blomqvist, a researcher in Karbstein lab at The Wertheim UF Scripps Institute, describes her… Dr. Herbert Wertheim presents poster awards to Jessica Bush, Ryan Hildebrandt, Ph.D. and Ebba Blomqvist. Assoc. professor Matthew Pipkin, Ph.D., of The Wertheim UF Scripps Institute, presents his work on… Photos by Stacey S. DeLoye and Joseph Nicholson.