2022 NABT Professional Development Conference


Visit 3D Molecular Designs in Booth 219 and during hands-on sessions held in room JW Grand 1 on November 13th at the 2022 NABT Professional Development Conference.

Saturday, November 12th

9:30 – 10:15am

Session Title:  CRISPR: Isn’t it time we fixed your genome?

Presenter:  Tim Herman, PhD

Session Description:  CRISPR technology allows eukaryotic genome editing — including the human genome. Explore the Cas9 protein, how it functions as an adaptive immune system in bacteria, and modifications for genome editing.

10:30 – 11:00am

Session Title:  Unraveling Chromosomes Through Modeling

Presenter:  Keri Shingleton

Session Description:  Mitosis, meiosis, chromosome structure and crossing over will be explored in this hands-on modeling event. Bring your student hat and be ready to engage!

11:15am – 12:30pm

Session Title:  COVID-19: Science to the Rescue

Presenter: Tim Herman, PhD

Session Description:  Explore the components of the coronavirus using a 3D-printed physical model and explain how a vaccine protects us from infection. Discuss novel vaccine platforms that promise to prevent future pandemics.

2:00 – 3:15pm

Session Title:  Discovering Dynamic DNA: More Than Just As, Ts, Gs and Cs

Presenter:  Keri Shingleton

Session Description:  Transition between an assortment of physical DNA models and discover student-centered activities that explore the structure and function of this amazing biomolecule.

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