Genetik Seminars at the Institute for Genetics

 




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Seminars 2010

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Schedules:
Friday Seminars 2010/1  and 2010/2  by SFB 635, SFB 572 & CECAD
CECAD Seminar Series 2009/2010
Mito Club (joined Seminar Series of the Institute of Genetics & MPI for Biology of Aging; placed at the ZMMK)


January 8, 2010 12.15 p. m.

Aleksandra Trifunovic Homepage
CECAD Cologne, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Molecular Mechanisms of ageing caused by mitochondrial dysfunction

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

January 15, 2010 12.15 p. m.

Kay Marin Homepage
Institute for Biochemistry, University of Cologne

A novel mechanism of osmosensing: salt dependent protein-DNA interaction in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

January 18, 2010 03.45 p. m.

Michael Neuberger Homepage
Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge

DNA deamination and the generation of antibody diversity

Host: Jonathan Howard, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

January 22, 2010 12.15 p. m.

Thomas Benzing Homepage
Nephrolab Cologne, University Hospital of Cologne

The role of neph/nephrin proteins in cell type specification and the organization of epithelical cell arrays

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

January 25, 2010 05.00 p. m.

Jean-Marc Egly Homepage
Institut de Génétique et de Biologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire, Straßburg, Frankreich

TFIIH, from DNA repair and transcription to clinic

Host: Björn Schumacher, Institute for Genetics/CECAD Cologne, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, ground floor

January 26, 2010 05.00 p. m.

Dimitris Liakopoulos Homepage
Biochemie Zentrum Heidelberg

Controlling astral microtubule function during spindle positioning

Host: Jürgen Dohmen, Institute for Genetics/SFB 635, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

January 29, 2010 12.15 p. m.

Thorsten Hoppe Homepage
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Protein degradation in aging and development

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

February 5, 2010 03.00 p. m.

Alan R. Clarke Homepage
Cardiff School of Biosciences

Modelling colon cancer progression in the mouse

Host: Manolis Pasparakis, Institute for Genetics/SFB 635, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

February 5, 2010
postponed to April 9, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Matthias Hammerschmidt Homepage
Institute for Developmental Biology, University of Cologne

Zebrafish models for human evelopment and disease: about bones, skin and energy homeostasis

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

February 10, 2010 05.00 p. m.

Stephen O’Rahilly Homepage
Institute of Metabolic Science, University of Cambridge

Obesity and Insulin Resistance: Lessons from Experiments of Nature

Host: Jens Brüning, Institute for Genetics/CECAD Cologne, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, ground floor

February 22, 2010 12.15 p. m.

Joaquín Madrenas Homepage
Robarts Research Institute & University of Western Ontario

Slipin beauty: SLP-2 ant its role in mitochondrial biogenesis and cell function

Host: Thomas Langer, Institute for Genetics/SFB 635, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

February 24, 2010 02.00 p. m.

Reza Karim Homepage
Leiden University Medical Center

Regulation of innate immune signaling of keratinocytes by human papillomaviruses

Host: Manolis Pasparakis, Institute for Genetics/SFB 829, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, ground floor

February 26, 2010 12.15 p. m.

Gerrit Praefcke Homepage
Institute for Genetics & ZMMK, University of Cologne

Protein modification by the interferon-inducible ubiquitin-like protein ISG15

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

March 4, 2010 02.00 p. m.

Bhavin Khatri Homepage
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Statistical Mechanics and the Genotype to Phenotype Map

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Seminar room, 4th floor

March 4 - 5, 2010 afternoon & forenoon next day

Seminar Day by the SFB 680: Molecular Basis of Evolutionary Innovations Homepage

Please click here to download the program.

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

March 5, 2010 12.15 p. m.

Thomas Wiehe Homepage
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Testing for genomic signatures of adaptive events

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

March 10, 2010 05.00 p. m.

Thomas Jentsch Homepage
Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie und Max-Delbrueck-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin, Berlin

Chloride in the endosomal/lysosimal pathway: insights from mouse models and disease

Host: Christian Kubisch, Medical Faculty, Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne (CMMC)

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, ground floor

March 12, 2010 12.15 p. m.

Sigrun Korsching Homepage
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

From olfactory receptor gene repertoires to behavior

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

March 17, 2010 12.00 p. m.

Craig Blackstone Homepage
Cellular Neurology Unit, NINDS, Bethesda/MD

Out of shape: endoplasmic reticulum network defects in the hereditary spastic paraplegias

Host: Elena Rugarli, Biocenter, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, ground floor

March 18, 2010 12.30 p. m.

Annette Tennstädt Homepage
Centre for Medical Biotechnology (ZMB), University Duisburg-Essen

The protective role of the widely conserved serine-protease HtrA1 in Alzheimer´s disease

Host: Thomas Langer, Institute for Genetics/SFB 635, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

March 19, 2010
postponed
12.15 p. m.

Stefan Höning Homepage
Institute of Biochemistry I, University of Cologne

Sorting to phagosomes in clathrin adaptor depleted macrophages

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

March 19, 2010
  starting at 9.00 a.m.

External Event:
Genomics Day at the new Cologne Center for Genomics (CCG) Homepage
Lectures & Ceremonial act - program

Place: Cologne Center for Genomics (CCG), Weyertal 115b

March 22 - 23, 2010 each day
9.00 a.m. - 12.50 p.m.

Symposium: Junior Group Positions on the interface between CECAD,
SFB 635, SFB 670, SFB 829 and SFB 832

Please click here to download the program.

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, ground floor

April 9, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Matthias Hammerschmidt Homepage
Institute for Developmental Biology, University of Cologne

Zebrafish models for human evelopment and disease: about bones, skin and energy homeostasis

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

April 15, 2010 4.30 p. m.

Bjoern Schumacher Homepage
Institute for Genetics/CECAD Cologne, University of Cologne

DNA Damage Accumulation and Genetic Pathways of Longevity

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, ground floor

April 16, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Martin Hülskamp Homepage
Botanical Institute, University of Cologne

Differential complex formation regulates trichome patterning

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

April 16, 2010
02.00 p. m.

Henrik Oster Homepage
Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen

Circadian Clocks: Regulators of Behavior and Metabolism

Host: Jens Brüning, Institute for Genetics/SFB 635, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor
April 20, 2010
cancelled!
05.00 p. m.

Anthony Lee Homepage
School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton

How lipids regulate membrane protein function

Host: Reinhard Krämer, Institute for Biochemistry/SFB 635, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

April 21, 2010 03.00 p. m.

Tobias Lenz Homepage
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön

MHC evolution and local adaptation – from haplotypes to species

Host: Jonathan Howard, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Seminar room, 3rd floor

April 23, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Manolis Pasparakis Homepage
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

IKK/NF-kappaB signalling in inflammation and cancer

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

April 30, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Klaus Theres Homepage
Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne

Control of axillary meristem formation in Arabidopsis and tomato

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

May 4, 2010 02.00 p. m.

Lutz Becks Homepage
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto

The interplay of population dynamics and evolutionary processes ­ insights from predator-prey systems

Host: Michael Lässig, Institute of Theoretical Physics/SFB 680, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, ground floor

May 5, 2010 05.00 p. m.

Tom Rapoport Homepage
Department of Cell Biology Harvard Medical School/HHMI, Boston

Mechanisms of protein transport across membranes

Host: Thorsten Hoppe, CECAD/Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, ground floor

May 6, 2010 09.00 a. m.

Aleksandra Trifunovic Homepage
CECAD Cologne, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

When power plant fails: The role of Mitochondria in Ageing

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

May 7, 2010
11.00 a. m.

Henning Walczak Homepage
Chair in Tumour Immunology, Imperial College London

Involvement of the linear ubiquitin chain assembly complex (LUBAC) in TNF signalling

Host: Manolis Pasparakis, Institute for Genetics/SFB 635, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor
May 7, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Jens Brüning Homepage
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Integrative Neurobiology of Energy Homeostasis

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

May 10, 2010 05.00 p. m.

Ricarda Richter Homepage
Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University/UK

The Human Mitochondrial Release Factor Family: New jobs for old members

Host: Thomas Langer, Institute for Genetics/SFB 635, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

May 11, 2010 02.00 p. m.

Oliver Daumke Homepage
Max-Delbrück-Centrum, Berlin

GIMAPs, a conserved GTPase family in lymphocytes, use a dual function arginine finger for assembly and catalysis

Host: Jonathan Howard, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, ground floor

May 11, 2010 05.00 p. m.

Mark Anthony Febbraio Homepage
Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute Victoria, Australia

Cytokine regulation of inflammation: the good, the bad and the ugly!

Host: Jens Brüning/CECAD, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, ground floor

May 14, 2010 10.00 a. m.

Barry Gumbiner Homepage
University of Virginia, School of Medicine, Department of Cell Biology

Cadherin regulation and signaling inmorphogenesis and cancer

Host: Carien Niessen, Department of Dermatology/SFB 829, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

May 17, 2010 05.00 p. m.

Martin Ott Homepage
Abteilung für Zellbiologie, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern

Mitochondrial ribosomes as platforms to coordinate the biogenesis of respiratory chain complexes

Host: Thomas Langer, Institute for Genetics/SFB 635, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

May 21, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Ute Höcker Homepage
Botanical Institute, University of Cologne

Light-control of plant growth and development

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

May 26, 2010 11.00 a. m.

Klaus Rajewsky Homepage
Immune Disease Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

B cell maintenance, response and transformation

Host: Jens Brüning, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

May 26, 2010 05.00 p. m.

Hugo Aguilanio Homepage
Laboratoire de Biologie Moléculaire de la Cellule, Lyon

A novel nuclear hormone receptor controls longevity and fat catabolism inresponse to germline cues in C. elegans

Host: Rudolf Wiesner, Institute of Vegetative Physiology, Medical Faculty, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, ground floor

May 28, 2010 05.00 p. m.

Günter Schwarz Homepage
Institute for Biochemistry, University of Cologne

Synaptic clustering of inhibitory neuro-receptors: Interplay of alternative splicing, phosphorylation and conformational changes

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

June 1, 2010 05.00 p. m.

Barbara di Ventura Homepage
Zentrum für Molekulare Biologie der Universität Heidelberg (ZMBH)

Divide et impera Bacterial strategy to partition Min proteins during cell division

Host: Michael Lässig, Institute of Theoretical Physics/SFB 680, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, ground floor

June 4, 2010 02.00 p. m.

Rahul Siddharthan Homepage
Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai

Predicting transcription factor binding sites: Going beyond position weight matrices

Host: Michael Lässig, Institute of Theoretical Physics/SFB 680, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, ground floor

June 4, 2010 03.15 p. m.

Daniel Barker Homepage
School of Biology, University of St Andrews, Scotland

The mode of evolution of functional interactions among eukaryotic genes

Host: Johannes Berg, Institute of Theoretical Physics/SFB 680, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, ground floor

June 7, 2010 05.00 p. m.

Sven Dennerlein Homepage
University of Newcastle upon Tyne

ERAL1, an essential ribosomal chaperone in the human mitochondrion

Host: Tina Wenz, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

June 11, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Wim Soppe Homepage
Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne

The function of DOG1 in the induction and release of seed dormancy in Arabidopsis

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

June 11, 2010 02.00 p. m.

Alexandros Vegiopoulos Homepage
German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg

Cyclooxygenase-2 in adipose tissue remodeling and systemic energy homeostasis

Host: Jens Brüning/CECAD, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

June 17, 2010 04.00 p. m.

Peter Quail Homepage
UC Berkeley & Plant Gene Expression Center

Phytochrome photosensory signaling networks

Host: Ute Höcker, Botanical Institute, University of Cologne niversity of Cologne

Place: *External seminar* at the Cologne Biocenter, ground floor, Lecture hall (0.024), Zülpicher Str. 47 b

June 18, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Jane Parker Homepage
Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne

Towards a structure-function analysis of an Arabidopsis immune signalling complex

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

June 25, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Peter Huijser Homepage
Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne

SBP-box genes and reproductive growth in
Arabidopsis

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

July 1, 2010
09.00  a. m.

Thomas Wunderlich Homepage
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Signaling Pathways in Obesity and Cancer

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

July 2, 2010 10.00 a. m.

Ann Turnley Homepage
University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Suppressor of cytokine signalling 2 (SOCS2) regulates neuronal differentiation

Host: Jens Brüning, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

July 2, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Jörg Höhfeld Homepage
Institute for Cell Biology, RFW-Universität Bonn

Chaperone-assisted degradation: multiple paths for destruction

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

July 6, 2010 05.00 p. m.

Jörg Stülke Homepage
Department of General Microbiology, Institute of Microbiology and Genetics, University of Göttingen

On interactions, mutations and pathways: Glutamate metabolism in Bacillus subtilis

Host: Marc Bramkamp, Institute of Biochemistry/SFB 635, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

July 8, 2010 01.00 p. m.

Joel Elmquist Homepage
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

From Lesions to Leptin: Hypothalamic control of energy balance and glucose homeostasis

Host: Jens Brüning, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

July 9, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Catherin Niemann Homepage
Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne, Dept. of Pathology, University of Cologne

Regulation of epithelial differentiation in mammalian skin

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

July 13, 2010 05.00 p. m.

Jörg Heeren Homepage
Institute for Biochemistry and Microbiology II, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf

The role of brown adipose tissue for the metabolism of triglyceride-rich lipoproteins

Host: Stefan Höning, Institute of Biochemistry I/SFB 635, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

July 14, 2010 02.30 p. m.

Christoph Buettner Homepage
Mount Sinai Medical School, New York

Novel roles of brain insulin signaling: A tale of fat and inflammation

Host: Jens Brüning, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

July 16, 2010
postponed
12.15 p. m.

Mirka Uhlirova Homepage
Institute for Genetics/CECAD Cologne, University of Cologne,

Collective cell migration in development and cancer

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

July 21, 2010 02.30 p. m.

Kerstin Gröne Homepage
University of Kaiserslautern

Protein synthesis in mitochondria: Characterisation of the mitochondrial ribosomal proteins Mrpl13 and Mrpl27 and of the cytochrome c reductase assembly factor Cbp4

Host: Thomas Langer/SFB 635, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

August 6, 2010
11.00 a. m.

Katharina Lückerath Homepage
Georg-Speyer-Haus Institute for Biomedical Research, Frankfurt/Main

FasL reverse signalling exerts immunmodulatory functions

Host: Manolis Pasparakis, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

August 25, 2010
11.00 a. m.

Thomas Kusch Homepage
Dept. Molecular Biology & Biochemistry, Rutgers University / New Jersey, USA

Chromatin modifiers regulating transcription and DNA repair

Host: Mirka Uhlirova/CECAD Cologne, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, ground floor

September 2, 2010
09.00 a. m.

Clemens Wendtner Homepage
Department of Internal Medicine I, Medical Faculty, University of Cologne

Current aspects of the pathogenesis of chronic lymphocytic leukemia

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

September 3, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Stefan Höning Homepage
Institute of Biochemistry I, University of Cologne

Sorting to phagosomes in clathrin adaptor depleted macrophages

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

September 7, 2010
10.00 a. m.

Astrid Schauss Homepage
CECAD-Imaging Facility at the Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Confocal Microscopy: Basic Principles and Major Pitfalls

* EXTERNAL SEMINAR *, placed at:
ZMMK-Forschungsgebäude (building 66), seminar room (ground floor) Robert-Koch-Str. 21

September 9, 2010
02.00 p. m.

Florenci Serras Homepage
Departament de Genètica, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona

Regeneration in Drosophila Imaginal Discs

Host: Mirka Uhlirova/CECAD Cologne, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, ground floor

September 10, 2010 12.15 p. m.

Bjoern Schumacher Homepage
Institute for Genetics/CECAD Cologne, University of Cologne

DNA damage in aging and longevity

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

September 14, 2010 01.00 p. m.

Peter Hemmerich Homepage
Leibniz-Institut für Altersforschung - Fritz-Lipmann-Institut, Jena

Visualizing nuclear function in living cells: Assembly dynamics of PML nuclear bodies

Host: Gerrit Praefcke/SFB 635, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

September 15, 2010 11.00 a. m.

Oktay Kaplan

Clathrin AP-2 and RAB-5 regulate cilia membrane biogenesis by trafficking ciliary proteins in C.elegans

Host: Björn Schumacher, CECAD Cologne, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Seminar room, 2nd floor

September 17, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Brunhilde Wirth Homepage
Institute for Genetics & Institute of Human Genetics at the University Hospital of Cologne

Epigenetics and HDAC inhibitors for therapy in spinal muscular atrophy

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

September 24, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Ute Deichmann Homepage
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Authority and dissent in biology: Classical genetics, neo-Darwinism and their critics

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

October 1, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Thomas Wunderlich Homepage
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

IL-6 signaling in health and disease

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

October 7, 2010
cancelled
09.00 a. m.

CECAD/MPI Ph.D. Student and PostDoc lecture series "Aging and Aging associated diseases":

Bernd Wollnik Homepage
Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne (CMMC), Institute of Human Genetics, University of Cologne

New insights into the molecular pathogenesis of the Seckel syndrome caused by chromosomal instability and altered DNA damage response

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

October 8, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Marc Bramkamp Homepage
Institute for Biochemistry, University of Cologne

A bacterial dynamin-like protein mediating nucleotide independent membrane fusion

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

October 12, 2010 05.00 p. m.

Martin Graef Homepage
University of California, Davis, USA

A role for mitochondria in autophagy regulation

Host: Thomas Langer/SFB 635, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

October 14, 2010 04.00 p. m.

Tobias Reichenbach Homepage
Laboratory of Sensory Neuroscience, Rockefeller University

Low-frequency hearing in mammals

Host: Stéphane Ghozzi/SFB 680, Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, seminar room, 4th floor

October 15, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Thomas Langer Homepage
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Mitochondrial quality control and membrane dynamics

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

October 22, 2010
09.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m.

Vortragsveranstaltung im Rahmen des Besetzungsverfahrens für die W2-Professur für Statistische Genetik/ Bioinformatik Program

Host: Peter Nürnberg, Cologne Center for Genomics

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

October 22, 2010
12.30 p. m.

Niels Gehring
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

How pre-mRNA processing tunes the efficiency and accuracy of gene expression

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

October 29, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Siegfried Roth Homepage
Institute for Developmental Biology, University of Cologne

Mechanisms of dorsoventral axis formation and gastrulation in insects

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

November 2, 2010
9.15 a. m.

Alena Krejci Homepage
Faculty of Biological Science, University of South Bohemia, Czech Republic

Specificity of cell signaling: The case of notch

Host: Mirka Uhlirova/CECAD Cologne, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, seminar room, 3rd floor

November 3, 2010 05.00 p. m.

Hans Clevers Homepage
Hubrecht Laboratory, Netherlands Institute for Developmental Biology, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Lgr5 stem cells in health and disease

Host: Carien Niessen, Department of Dermatology, ZMMK, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, ground floor

November 5, 2010 09.30 a. m.

Elena Ziviani Homepage
Department of Biomedical Science, The University of Sheffield

Parkinson's disease associated PINK1/Parkin pathway and its role in mitochondria dynamic and mitophagy

Host: Thomas Langer/SFB 635, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

November 5, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Reinhard Krämer Homepage
Institute for Biochemistry, University of Cologne

The betaine transporter BetP: On the advantage of being an oligomer

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

November 12, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Wolfgang Werr Homepage
Institute for Developmental Biology, University of Cologne

Inside or outside: Discrete contributions of DORNRÖSCHEN and DORNRÖSCHEN-LIKE in plant meristems

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

November 12, 2010
02.00 p. m.

Georg Halder Homepage
University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston/USA

Growth control and Hippo signaling

Host: Mirka Uhlirova/CECAD Cologne, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

November 19, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Jürgen Dohmen Homepage
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Complexity of proteasomal targeting mechanisms

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

November 23, 2010 01.00 p. m.

David Komander Homepage
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge/UK

Specificity in the ubiquitin system

Host: Gerrit Praefcke/SFB 635, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

November 26, 2010

cancelled!
12.15 p. m.

Günter Plickert Homepage
Zoological Institute, University of Cologne

Pluripotent stem cells in hydroids

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

November 30, 2010
cancelled!
05.00 p. m.

Jorma Palvimo Homepage
Institute of Biomedicine, University of Eastern Finland

SUMO wrestling in androgen signaling

Host: Gerrit Praefcke/SFB 635, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

December 1, 2010 01.30 p. m.

Valentina Gambino Homepage
European Institute of Oncology, Dept of Experimental Oncology, Milan, Italy

Oxidative stress activates a p53-p66Shc pathway that regulates physiological aging

Host: Björn Schumacher, CECAD Cologne, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Seminar room, 2nd floor

December 1, 2010 04.00 a. m.

Xiaowei Jiang
University of Dublin, Trinity College

Identifying coevolutionary patterns in HLA molecules: Insights into host-pathogen coevolution

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, seminar room, 4th floor

December 1, 2010 05.00 a. m.

Martin G. Myers Homepage
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes (MEND), University of Michigan, USA

Molecular and neural mechanisms of leptin action

Host: Jens Brüning, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

December 2, 2010
09.00 p. m.

Hans Christian HenniesHomepage
Cologne Center for Genomics, University of Cologne

Connective tissue and ageing: Lessons from genetic disorders

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

December 3, 2010
12.15 p. m.

Jonathan Howard Homepage
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

New questions in cell-autonomous immunity

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

December 10, 2010
12.15 p. m.

George Coupland Homepage
Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne

Seasonal control of flowering in annual and perennial plants

Place: Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor


















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