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H. Adam Steinberg

Owner - ArtforScience
Lodi Wisconsin, US

Position - Company  
Artist Scientist - Department of Biochemistry Media Lab University of Wisconsin - Madison

•Visually interpreting scientific data
•Providing images for books, journals, web sites, posters, and presentations
•Teaching presentation techniques and principles of scientific illustration to faculty and students.
•Managing multiple tight-deadline projects simultaneously.
•Creating complex computer-generated 2D and 3D scientific illustrations
•Creating 2D representations of 3D objects using molecular graphics-PyMol, Illustrator, and Photoshop
•Highest level experience creating text and illustrative graphics presentations
•Adept at custom animation.

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Oct 1990 - Sep 2009
Senior Artist/Scientist - University of Wisconsin-Madison

Specific skills:
•Visually interpreting scientific data
•Providing images for books, journals, web sites, posters, and presentations
•Teaching presentation techniques and principles of scientific illustration to faculty and students.
•Managing multiple tight-deadline projects simultaneously.
•Creating complex computer-generated 2D and 3D scientific illustrations
•Creating 2D representations of 3D objects using molecular graphics-PyMol, Illustrator, and Photoshop
•Highest level experience creating text and illustrative graphics presentations
•Adept at custom animation.

Teaching:
•Image analysis and creation
•Visual interpretation of scientific data, which frequently leads to new research ideas and conclusions
•Specifics of digital imagery, including image manipulation
•fraudulent data recognition and ethical considerations of data representation
•scientific illustration methodology and presentation techniques

Web:
•Advanced experience in Web site design, creation, and management
•Proficiency in CMS, CSS, and HTML

Publishing:
•Publication design and production
•Advanced experience creating and managing graphics for print production
•Proficiency in advanced graphics software: Quark Xpress; Adobe’s InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator; Microsoft Office; and Apple iWorks programs

Photography:
Advanced experience in both film and digital photography,
Tabletop, studio, and portrait photography
Specialties

Protein Structure and Function Biochemistry and Cell Biology Molecular Graphics Natural Sciences Teaching Illustration Design Presentations Web Computers Publishing Photography Building trades Automotive Agriculture Animals

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1990 - 2009
Owner - Adam Art

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1983 - 2009
Owner - ArtforScience

artforscience helps faculty and scientists communicate their research data for grants, talks, publications, posters, or for their websites. Our illustrations and schematics of biological data have appeared in many of the widely-used textbooks and scientific journals. Our work has been featured on the covers of Cell, Science, and Nature, among others.

"I really enjoy using art to help people better understand their science. To make any impact, research has to be communicated, and for that to happen, visualization is an essential tool."

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2009 - Present
Artist Scientist - ArtforScience

•Visually interpreting scientific data
•Providing images for books, journals, web sites, posters, and presentations
•Teaching presentation techniques and principles of scientific illustration to faculty and students.
•Managing multiple tight-deadline projects simultaneously.
•Creating complex computer-generated 2D and 3D scientific illustrations
•Creating 2D representations of 3D objects using molecular graphics-PyMol, Illustrator, and Photoshop
•Highest level experience creating text and illustrative graphics presentations
•Adept at custom animation.

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Mar 2009 - Present
Degree - University  
Two B.S. degrees, Art and Zoology - University of Wisconsin-Madison 1985 - 1988
BS, Art - University of Wisconsin - Madison 1981 - 1988
BS, Zoology - University of Wisconsin - Madison 1984 - 1988
Publication Info
Unique motifs and hydrophobic interactions shape the binding of modified DNA ligands to protein targets. Davies DR, Gelinas AD, Zhang C, Rohloff JC, Carter JD, O'Connell D, Waugh SM and 8 others Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. :. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1213933109. November 8, 2012. View on PubMed.
Measuring the stiffness of bacterial cells from growth rates in hydrogels of tunable elasticity. Tuson HH, Auer GK, Renner LD, Hasebe M, Tropini C, Salick M, Crone WC, Gopinathan A, Huang KC, Weibel DB Mol Microbiol. 84(5):874-91. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2958.2012.08063.x. June 2012. View on PubMed.
Polyacrylamide hydrogels as substrates for studying bacteria. Tuson HH, Renner LD, Weibel DB Chem Commun (Camb). 48(10):1595-7. doi: 10.1039/c1cc14705f. February 1, 2012. View on PubMed.
Non-redox-active lipoate derivates disrupt cancer cell mitochondrial metabolism and are potent anticancer agents in vivo. Zachar Z, Marecek J, Maturo C, Gupta S, Stuart SD, Howell K, Schauble A and 7 others J Mol Med (Berl). :. doi: 10.1007/s00109-011-0785-8. July 19, 2011. View on PubMed.
Physicochemical regulation of biofilm formation. Renner LD, Weibel DB MRS Bull. 36(5):347-355. doi: 10.1557/mrs.2011.65. May 2011. View on PubMed.
P. aeruginosa PilT structures with and without nucleotide reveal a dynamic type IV pilus retraction motor. Misic AM, Satyshur KA, Forest KT J Mol Biol. 400(5):1011-21. doi: 10.1016/j.jmb.2010.05.066. July 30, 2010. View on PubMed.
Key amino acid residues involved in multi-point binding interactions between brazzein, a sweet protein, and the T1R2-T1R3 human sweet receptor. Assadi-Porter FM, Maillet EL, Radek JT, Quijada J, Markley JL, Max M J Mol Biol. 398(4):584-99. doi: 10.1016/j.jmb.2010.03.017. May 14, 2010. View on PubMed.
Specificity landscapes of DNA binding molecules elucidate biological function. Carlson CD, Warren CL, Hauschild KE, Ozers MS, Qadir N, Bhimsaria D, Lee Y, Cerrina F, Ansari AZ Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 107(10):4544-9. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0914023107. March 9, 2010. View on PubMed.
Disassembly of Escherichia coli RecA E38K/DeltaC17 nucleoprotein filaments is required to complete DNA strand exchange. Britt RL, Haruta N, Lusetti SL, Chitteni-Pattu S, Inman RB, Cox MM J Biol Chem. 285(5):3211-26. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M109.028951. January 29, 2010. View on PubMed.
Role of band 3 in regulating metabolic flux of red blood cells. Lewis IA, Campanella ME, Markley JL, Low PS Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 106(44):18515-20. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0905999106. November 3, 2009. View on PubMed.
Sequencing and analyses of all known human rhinovirus genomes reveal structure and evolution. Palmenberg AC, Spiro D, Kuzmickas R, Wang S, Djikeng A, Rathe JA, Fraser-Liggett CM, Liggett SB Science. 324(5923):55-9. doi: 10.1126/science.1165557. April 3, 2009. View on PubMed.
An amphipathic alpha-helix controls multiple roles of brome mosaic virus protein 1a in RNA replication complex assembly and function. Liu L, Westler WM, den Boon JA, Wang X, Diaz A, Steinberg HA, Ahlquist P PLoS Pathog. 5(3):e1000351. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1000351. March 27, 2009. View on PubMed.
The WAVE/SCAR complex promotes polarized cell movements and actin enrichment in epithelia during C. elegans embryogenesis. Patel FB, Bernadskaya YY, Chen E, Jobanputra A, Pooladi Z, Freeman KL, Gally C, Mohler WA, Soto MC Dev Biol. 324(2):297-309. doi: 10.1016/j.ydbio.2008.09.023. December 15, 2008. View on PubMed.
Adipocyte metabolism and obesity. Attie AD, Scherer PE J Lipid Res. 50 Suppl:S395-9. doi: 10.1194/jlr.R800057-JLR200. November 17, 2008. View on PubMed.
The interaction between an acidic transcriptional activator and its inhibitor. The molecular basis of Gal4p recognition by Gal80p. Thoden JB, Ryan LA, Reece RJ, Holden HM J Biol Chem. 283(44):30266-72. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M805200200. October 31, 2008. View on PubMed.
Structure, mechanism and regulation of pyruvate carboxylase. Jitrapakdee S, St Maurice M, Rayment I, Cleland WW, Wallace JC, Attwood PV Biochem J. 413(3):369-87. doi: 10.1042/BJ20080709. August 1, 2008. View on PubMed.
A Caenorhabditis elegans PUF protein family with distinct RNA binding specificity. Stumpf CR, Kimble J, Wickens M RNA. 14(8):1550-7. doi: 10.1261/rna.1095908. June 25, 2008. View on PubMed.
The C. elegans SYS-1 protein is a bona fide beta-catenin. Liu J, Phillips BT, Amaya MF, Kimble J, Xu W Dev Cell. 14(5):751-61. doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2008.02.015. May 2008. View on PubMed.
Targeted chemical wedges reveal the role of allosteric DNA modulation in protein-DNA assembly. Moretti R, Donato LJ, Brezinski ML, Stafford RL, Hoff H, Thorson JS, Dervan PB, Ansari AZ ACS Chem Biol. 3(4):220-9. doi: 10.1021/cb700258r. April 18, 2008. View on PubMed.
Bright ideas for chemical biology. Lavis LD, Raines RT ACS Chem Biol. 3(3):142-55. doi: 10.1021/cb700248m. March 20, 2008. View on PubMed.
A gene expression network model of type 2 diabetes links cell cycle regulation in islets with diabetes susceptibility. Keller MP, Choi Y, Wang P, Davis DB, Rabaglia ME, Oler AT, Stapleton DS and 12 others Genome Res. 18(5):706-16. doi: 10.1101/gr.074914.107. March 17, 2008. View on PubMed.
Isotope-coded affinity tags with tunable reactivities for protein footprinting. Underbakke ES, Zhu Y, Kiessling LL Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 47(50):9677-80. doi: 10.1002/anie.200803378. 2008. View on PubMed.
Synaptotagmin C2A loop 2 mediates Ca2+-dependent SNARE interactions essential for Ca2+-triggered vesicle exocytosis. Lynch KL, Gerona RR, Larsen EC, Marcia RF, Mitchell JC, Martin TF Mol Biol Cell. 18(12):4957-68. doi: 10.1091/mbc.E07-04-0368. October 3, 2007. View on PubMed.
Domain architecture of pyruvate carboxylase, a biotin-dependent multifunctional enzyme. St Maurice M, Reinhardt L, Surinya KH, Attwood PV, Wallace JC, Cleland WW, Rayment I Science. 317(5841):1076-9. doi: 10.1126/science.1144504. August 24, 2007. View on PubMed.
Activating B cell signaling with defined multivalent ligands. Puffer EB, Pontrello JK, Hollenbeck JJ, Kink JA, Kiessling LL ACS Chem Biol. 2(4):252-62. doi: 10.1021/cb600489g. April 24, 2007. View on PubMed.
ABCA1: at the nexus of cholesterol, HDL and atherosclerosis. Attie AD Trends Biochem Sci. 32(4):172-9. doi: 10.1016/j.tibs.2007.02.001. February 26, 2007. View on PubMed.
Regulation of bacterial RecA protein function. Cox MM Crit Rev Biochem Mol Biol. 42(1):41-63. doi: 10.1080/10409230701260258. February 2007. View on PubMed.
1,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D3 induces expression of the Wnt signaling co-regulator LRP5 via regulatory elements located significantly downstream of the gene's transcriptional start site. Fretz JA, Zella LA, Kim S, Shevde NK, Pike JW J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 103(3-5):440-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jsbmb.2006.11.018. January 16, 2007. View on PubMed.
Membrane association, mechanism of action, and structure of Arabidopsis embryonic factor 1 (FAC1). Han BW, Bingman CA, Mahnke DK, Bannen RM, Bednarek SY, Sabina RL, Phillips GN Jr J Biol Chem. 281(21):14939-47. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M513009200. May 26, 2006. View on PubMed.
Positional cloning of Sorcs1, a type 2 diabetes quantitative trait locus. Clee SM, Yandell BS, Schueler KM, Rabaglia ME, Richards OC, Raines SM, Kabara EA and 11 others Nat Genet. 38(6):688-93. doi: 10.1038/ng1796. May 7, 2006. View on PubMed.
Enhancers located within two introns of the vitamin D receptor gene mediate transcriptional autoregulation by 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3. Zella LA, Kim S, Shevde NK, Pike JW Mol Endocrinol. 20(6):1231-47. doi: 10.1210/me.2006-0015. February 23, 2006. View on PubMed.
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From Jan Herter on 2012-11-20 12:32:17 -0600 Especially since we had a tight time schedule I have to stress the superb communication with Adam... Read more