2017 RCSB PDB Poster Prize for Student Presentations

Poster Prize Overview

All 2017 awardees will be listed on the RCSB PDB website and will receive an educational book.


Miguel Torres

At the American Crystallographic Association's Annual Meeting (May 26-30, New Orleans, LA), the award went to Miguel Torres for Crystallization and preliminary structural studies of an aldo-keto reductase from opium poppy. (Miguel Torres, Mehran Dastmalchi, Peter Facchini, and Kenneth Ng, University of Calgary).

Many thanks to judges Thomas Koetzle, Bruce Noll (Bruker), Przemyslaw Porebski (University of Virginia), and Peter Müller (MIT).


Jinwoo Leem

At this year's meeting of the 2017 Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology (ISMB) Conference, the award went to Jinwoo Leem for Next generation structure-based antibody drug design with ABodyBuilder and PEARS (Jinwoo Leem, Guy Georges, Jiye Shi, Charlotte M. Deane, University of Oxford).

Many thanks to Co-Chairs Casey Greene (University of Pennsylvania) and (Arjun Krishnan, Michigan State University, the entire Posters Committee, and Steven Leard (ISMB).