Single Biomolecules
August 30 - September 3, 2022
Abstract Deadline: July 1, 2022


Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz, HHMI Janelia Research Campus
Robert Singer, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Robert Tjian, University of California, Berkeley

COVID-19: All participants planning to attend in-person will be required to provide documentary proof of full vaccination AND first booster (when eligible) with an FDA or EMA approved vaccine. Additional safety measures will be in line with current NY and federal guidelines. For more information, see COVID-19 Policies and Protocols.

You are cordially invited to participate in the second Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory meeting on Single Biomolecules. The opening session will begin at 7:30 pm on Tuesday, August 30 and the meeting will end after lunch on Saturday, September 3, 2022. As currently planned, the program will have eight sessions devoted to oral presentations, together with two poster sessions for presentations which cannot be accommodated in the formal sessions. Selection of talks for the oral sessions will be made by the organizers in conjunction with the session chairpersons, from the submitted abstracts.

  •     Imaging Interfaces
  •     Imaging in the Cytoplasm
  •     Imaging in the Nucleus I
  •     Super-resolution Imaging Approaches and Applications
  •     Development
  •     Cytoskeleton
  •     Imaging in the Nucleus II
  •     RNA Stress Granules and mRNA Trafficking

Invited Speakers:
Thomas Cech, University of Colorado-Boulder / HHMI
Steven Chu, Stanford University
Ibrahim Cisse, Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology & Epigenetics
Samuel Collombet, Eikon Therapeutics
Xavier Darzacq, University of California, Berkeley
Arne Gennerich, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Daniel Larson, NCI / NIH
Luke Lavis, Janelia Farm Research Campus
Wesley Legant, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
James Zhe Liu, Janelia Research Campus / HHMI
Eva Nogales, University of California, Berkeley
Marvin Tanenbaum, Hubrecht Institute, The Netherlands
Srigokul Upadhyayula, University of California, Berkeley
Carl Wu, Johns Hopkins University
Ahmet Yildiz, University of California, Berkeley
Xiaowei Zhuang, Harvard University

Abstracts should contain only new and unpublished material and must be submitted electronically by the abstract deadline. Selection of material for oral and poster presentation will be made by the organizers and individual session chairs. Status (talk/poster) of abstracts will be posted on our web site as soon as decisions have been made by the organizers.

We hope that you or a member of your laboratory will be able to participate. In addition, please bring this announcement to the attention of any other interested parties. We look forward to seeing you at Cold Spring Harbor in September.

All questions pertaining to registration, fees, housing, meals, transportation, visas, abstract submission or any other matters should be directed to Val Pakaluk.

Social Media: The designated hashtag for this meeting is #cshlsingmol. Note that you must obtain permission from an individual presenter before live-tweeting or discussing his/her talk, poster, or research results on social media. Click the Policies tab above to see our full Confidentiality & Reporting Policy.


In-Person Fees
Academic/Media Private Room/Private Bath Package: $1,655 
Academic/Media Private Room/Shared Bath Package: $1,555
Academic Shared Room Package: $1,415
Academic/Media No-Housing Package: $1,055
Student Package*: $1,315
Student No-Housing Package: $955
Corporate Private Room/Private Bath Package: $2,115
Corporate No-Housing Package: $1,515

*Student Housing is default double occupancy. Please enquire about availability and fees to upgrade to private room.

NOTE: We cannot guarantee housing will be on campus

Room packages close 2 weeks before the meeting start date

Rules for Virtual Participation: Virtual participation will include access to the oral sessions via Zoom, access to the digital poster sessions and access to the Slack discussion channel, and the Leading Strand video archive.

Presenters: Individuals submitting abstracts and facing financial barriers should firstly request financial aid (see above). Permission to present your talk or poster virtually will be given only in exceptional circumstances and on a case-by-case basis. If you think you are eligible for an exemption from the requirement to present in person, please provide a justification in writing via email to Val Pakaluk.

Non-presenting participants: We plan to broaden access to the conference by allowing certain categories of non-presenting participants to attend virtually at reduced fees. Categories include: 
1. Individuals from low & middle income countries; 
2. Individuals from non-LMIC countries in Asia, Australasia, Africa or South America; 
3. Individuals from US & Canadian minority serving institutions; 
4. Individuals with a demonstrable financial barrier; 
5. Individuals with family obligations or other special circumstances. 
For categories 4 & 5 above, please provide a justification via email to Val Pakaluk

Late Fee (Registrations submitted after 5:00 p.m. ET on August 25, 2022)
Late Academic Virtual Package: $395
Late Student Virtual Package: $280
Late Corporate Virtual Package: $535