Sept 2014 - ICP: Lab member Giomar Rivera-Cancel presented her structural and functional studies of a full-length light-activated histidine kinase at the 16th International Congress on Photobiology (meeting website).

Dec 2014 - ASCB: In an ASCB subgroup meeting comparing optogenetic and chemically-driven protein reagents, Kevin discussed the lab's efforts to engineer photoreceptors for use in a range of heterologous settings and applications (meeting website).

Mar 2015 - Keystone Optogenetics: The first Keystone Optogenetics meeting was held in Denver, Mar 12-16, 2015. Lab member Laura Motta-Mena presented a poster and Kevin spoke on recent lab developments, including application of EL222 to drive transcription in diverse eukaryotic systems (meeting website).

for May 20, 2018, as found in J Kuriyan, Cell 116(2004): 356:

"In our quest to understand how proteins work, things would be much easier if protein domains were rigid and simply did whatever it is that they are supposed to do without jiggling around too much."