Genetik Seminars at the Institute for Genetics

 


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Seminars 2012

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Schedules:
Friday Seminars 2012/3 - joined Seminar Series of SFB 635 & CECAD
Mitoclub autumn 2012 - joined Seminar Series of the Institute of Genetics & MPI for Biology of Aging, placed at the ZMMK


January 13, 2012
10.00 a. m.

George-Lucian Moldovan website
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston/USA

Regulation of the Homologous Recombination DNA repair pathway

Host: Thorsten Hoppe/CECAD Cologne, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

January 13, 2012
12.15 p. m.

Günter Schwarz website
Institute for Biochemistry, University of Cologne

Mammalian sulfite oxidase: Mitochondrial maturation, nitric oxide and neurodegeneration

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

January 18, 2012
05.00 p. m.

Martin Eilers website
Theodor-Boveri Institut für Biowissenschaften, Lehrstuhl für Physiologische Chemie II, Universität Würzburg

Integration of cell growth and cell metabolism by Myc

Host: Thorsten Hoppe/CECAD Cologne, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

January 20, 2012 12.15 p. m.

Thomas Wunderlich website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

The role of IL-6 signaling in obesity-associated cancer development

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

January 27, 2012
12.15 p. m.

Ute Deichmann website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Passion, preconceived ideas, and progress in modern biology

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

February 2,
2012
09.00 a. m.

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

Sara Wickstroem website
Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Cologne

Cell-matrix interactions in skin homeostasis and ageing

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

February 3, 2012
12.15 p. m.

Thomas Wiehe website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Genetic hitchhiking, epistasis and signatures of adaptive events

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Seminar room, 4th floor

February 8-9, 2012
 

Workshop Perspectives in Biophysics Programme
Host: SFB 680

Place: Biocenter & Institute for Genetics, Zülpicher Straße 47 a + b

February 9-10, 2012
 

Crossroads in Biology website
4th International Symposium

Place: MTI Lecture Hall (Building 44b), Joseph-Stelzmann-Strasse 9

February 10, 2012
12.15 p. m.

Brunhilde Wirth website
Institute of Human Genetics at the Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

The functional role of spinal muscular atrophy modifiers to counteract the disease progression

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

February 13, 2012
05.00 p. m.

Gerard C. L. Wong website
Dept. of Bioengineering, Chemistry & Biochemistry, California NanoSystems Institute, UCLA

Soft matter physics and bacteria

Host: Berenike Maier/SFB 680, Institut für Theoretische Physik und Biozentrum, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, new Seminar room 0.46, ground floor

February 15, 2012
10.30 a. m.

Sarah Maria Theissen website
Endocrine Oncology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin

Aromatase inhibitor specific metastasis is driven by the steroid receptor coactivator SRC 1

Host: Mirka Uhlirova, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Seminar room, 4th floor

February 17, 2012
12.15 p. m.

Sascha Martens website
Max F. Perutz Laboratories, University of Vienna

Molecular mechanisms of autophagosome formation

Host: Jonathan Howard, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, ground floor

February 22, 2012
17.00 p. m.

Andreas Wodarz website
Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Göttingen

Molecular control of cell polarity in epithelia and stem cells

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

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, ground floor

February 22-24,
2012
 

Cologne Spring Meeting 2012: "Molecular Ecology and Evolution"

SpringMeeting2012

Place: Institut für Theoretische Physik, Zülpicher Str. 77

February 28, 2012
11.00 a. m.

Oliver Gruß website
Zentrum für Molekulare Biologie der Universität Heidelberg

Proteomic analysis of entry into M-phase

Host: Thorsten Hoppe/SFB 635, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, ground floor

March 1,
2012
09.00 a. m.

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

Angelika Noegel website
Institute for Biochemistry I, Medical Faculty, University of Cologne

The nuclear envelope and aging

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

March 2, 2012
12.15 p. m.

Jürgen Dohmen website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Regulation of polyamine synthesis: An intriguing concert of co-translational and proteolytic control mechanisms

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

March 2, 2012
04.00 p. m.

"How to start my first lab" website
1st Inaugural CECAD postdoc career development seminar series

Program

To help us with organization, please can you register by sending your name to:

cecad.postdoc.committee@gmail.com

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

March 9,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Aleksandra Trifunovic website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Molecular mechanisms of longevity determined by mitochondrial dysfunction

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

March 14, 2012
1.00 p. m.

John Mundy website
Department of Biology, University Kopenhagen

Genes required for programmed cell death in plant innate immunity

Host: Swen Schellmann/SFB 635, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Cologne Biocenter, Zülpicher Str. 47 b, Lecture hall

March 15, 2012
04.00 p. m.

Petra Wendler website
Gene Center Munich, Universität München

Single particle cryo EM on motor proteins

Host: Jürgen Dohmen/SFB 635, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, ground floor

March 15, 2012
05.00 p. m.

Orlando Schärer website
Pharmacological Sciences and Chemistry, Stony Brook University, NY, USA

In vivo RNAi screening for target identification in cancer and regeneration

Host: Björn Schumacher/CECAD Cologne, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

March 16, 2012
10.00 a. m.

Arndt Benecke website
Institut des Hautes Etudes Scientifiques (IHES), France

The HMGA1 - 7SK snRNA complex in the metabolic control of cellular differentiation and proliferation as well as HIV-1 latency

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

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

March 16,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Karsten Niefind website
Institute for Biochemistry, University of Cologne

EDS1 and CK2: fold/function correlations of two disease related proteins

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

March 20, 2012
11.00 a. m.

Jan Medenbach website
EMBL, Heidelberg

Exploring the regulatory landscape of protein-controlled upstream open reading frames

Host: Niels Gehring, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, ground floor

March 30, 2012
12.00 p. m.

Andrew Grierson website
Department of Neuroscience, Sheffield Institute of Translational Neuroscience

Axonal transport in motor neuron disorders: what we have learned from mice and fish

Host: Elena Rugarli, Biocenter, University of Cologne

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

April 13,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Martin Hülskamp website
Botanical Institute, University of Cologne

Role of the Plant BEACH Domain protein SPIRRIG in intrazellular transport processes

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

April 20,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Michael Lammers website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Investigation of lysine-acetylation to control cytoskeleton function using an evolved tRNA/aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase pair in E. coli

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

April 26, 2012
12.00 p. m.

Esther von Stebut-Borschitz website
Department of Dermatology, University of Mainz

Effects of Leishmania-Infection on dendritic cells

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

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Seminar room, 2nd floor

April 27,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Gerrit Praefcke website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Regulation of PML nuclear bodies by SUMO targeted ubiquitin ligases

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

May 3,
2012
09.00 a. m.

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

Hamid Kashkar website
Institute for Medical Microbiology, Immunology and Hygiene

Mitochondrial apoptotic pathway in aging and cancer

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

May 4,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Kay Hofmann website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Ubiquitin-like domains and their binding partners - prediction and reality

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

May 4,
2012
04.00 p. m.

CECADPostDoctoral Seminar Series

"Research options, taking the non-academic track"
Programme

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 b, Lecture Hall, ground floor

May 7, 2012
12.00 p. m.

Mark A. Febbraio website
Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute, Victoria, Australia

Activation of HSP72: A panacea for disease prevention?

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

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

May 11,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Sigrun Korsching website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Deorphanization of an olfactory receptor ancestral to mammalian pheromone receptors

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

May 21, 2012
11.00 a. m.

Giorgos Pyrowolakis website
Institute for Biology I, University of Freiburg

BMP Morphogen Signaling in Drosophila: From nuclear responses to extracellular regulation

Host: Siegfried Roth, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, ground floor

May 21, 2012
03.30 a. m.

Sergio Carilla Latorre website
Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas, Madrid

BMP Morphogen Signaling in Drosophila: From nuclear responses to extracellular regulation

Host: Thomas Langer, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

May 23, 2012
05.00 p. m.

Michael Glickman website
Department of Biology, The Technion, Haifa, Israel

Mitochondria, oxidative stress, and fragile proteasome syndrome

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

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

May 25,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Jens Brüning website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Inflammatory signals in obesity-induced insulin resistance

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

June 1,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Manolis Pasparakis website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

RIP kinase mediated cellular necrosis in epithelial homeostasis and inflammation

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

June 11,
2012
09.00 a. m.

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

Christian Reinhardt website
Medical Clinic I of the University Hospital, Cologne

Exploiting defects in the DNA damage response for cancer therapy

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

June 11, 2012
02.30 a. m.

Ulrike Krüger website
Deutsches Zentrum für Neurodegenerative Erkrankungen, Bonn

Degradation of Tau in a neuronal cell model of tauopathy and in primary neurons

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

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

June 13, 2012
05.00 p. m.

Barbara Conradt website
Department Biologie II, Biozentrum der LMU München

The roles of BCL2 family members in mitochondrial dynamics

Host: Björn Schumacher/CECAD Cologne, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

June 15,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Jörg Höhfeld website
Institute for Cell Biology, University of Bonn

Chaperone-assisted selective autophagy: molecular mechanisms and physiological importance

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

June 22,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Tina Wenz website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Sirt3 as a stress-regulator of OXPHOS

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

June 29,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Mirka Uhlirova website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Flying with tumors

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

July 2, 2012
12.00 p. m.

Mike Steel website
Biomathematics Research Centre, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand

What can probability theory tell us about life’s past – and future?

Host: Thomas Wiehe, Institute for Genetics/SFB 680, University of Cologne

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

July 4, 2012
01.00 p. m.

Milena Vukotic website
Abteilung Biochemie II, Group Rehling, University of Göttingen

Biogenesis of respiratory chain: Rcf1 and Rcf2 as a novel assembly factors

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

Place: Biozentrum, Zülpicher Str. 47 b, Lecture hall, ground floor (room 0.024)

July 5,
2012
09.00 a. m.

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

Thorsten Hoppe website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Protein homeostasis in health and disease

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

July 6, 2012
11.00 p. m.

Kristian Franze website
Department of Physiology, Development, and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge

Mechanics in nervous system development and disease

Host: Berenike Maier, Biozentrum, University of Cologne

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

July 6,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Thomas Benzing website
Department II of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Cologne

Posttranslational control of mechanosensation

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

July 10, 2012
05.00 p. m.

Patricia Foster website
Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, USA

In vivo RNAi screening for target identification in cancer and regeneration

Host: Björn Schumacher, Institut für Genetik/CECAD Cologne, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

July 13,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Ute Höcker website
Botanical Institute, University of Cologne

Control of anthocyanin biosynthesis and stomata development by the light environment

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

July 16, 2012
01.00 p. m.

Reza Ahmadian website
Universitätsklinikum Düsseldorf, Institut für Biochemie und Molekularbiologie II

Membrane interaction and networks of Ras proto-oncogenes

Host: Michael Lammers/SFB 635, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

July 16, 2012
03.00 p. m.

Roger Janz website
University of Texas Medical School, Houston

Synaptic proteins as regulators of neuronal signal transmission

Host: Kay Hofmann, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

July 17, 2012
05.00 p. m.

Thomas Stamminger website
Institut für Klinische und Molekulare Virologie, Universität Erlangen

PML nuclear bodies - friends or foes during viral infection?

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

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

July 20, 2012
10.30 a. m.

Carmen Sanchez Moreno website
Department of Physiology, University of Murcia, Spain

Nutrigenetics in the dietic treatment of obesity

Host: Mirka Uhlrova, Institut für Genetik/CECAD, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Seminar room, 2nd floor

July 20, 2012
11.00 a. m.

Jea-Hyun Baek website
Institute of Biomedical Engineering, University Medical School, RWTH Aachen University

Mobilization and recruitment of antigen-presenting cells in skin

Host: Manolis Pasparakis, Institut für Genetik/SFB 670, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

July 23, 2012
04.15 p. m.

Daland Herrmann website
Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health

Toxoplasma gondii isolated from a single feline faecal sample contained many, gentically different, highly mouse virulent genotypes

Host: Jonathan Howard, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Seminar room, 4th floor

July 31, 2012
05.15 p. m.

Ildiko Dunay website
Institut für Medizinische Mikrobiologie, Medizinische Fakultät, Universitätsklinikum Magdeburg

Myeloid cells in Toxoplasmosis

Host: Jonathan Howard, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Seminar room, 3rd floor

August 27, 2012
05.00 p. m.

Alexander Stark website
Research Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP), Vienna

Regulatory genomics - decoding
Drosophila regulatory sequences

Host: Martina Rembold, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, ground floor

August 31, 2012
11.00 a. m.

Boris Görke website
Department of General Microbiology, Universität Göttingen

Control of bacterial cell wall biosynthesis by a hierarchically acting cascade of two small RNAs

Host: Karin Schnetz, Institute for Genetics/SFB635, University of Cologne

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

September 13, 2012
05.00 p. m.

Simon Boulton website
DNA damage Response Laboratory, London Research Institute, UK

Genome Stability: from worms to human disease

Host: Björn Schumacher/CECAD Cologne, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

September 17, 2012
01.00 p. m.

Heike Rampelt website
Zentrum für Molekulare Biologie der Universität Heidelberg

The role of the nucleotide exchange factor Hsp110 in Hsp70 chaperone function

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

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

September 21, 2012
10.00 a. m.

Stuart E. Dryer website
University of Houston, Texas – Biology and Biochemistry

Podocyte mechanosensitivity: Role of TRPC6 channels and their interacting proteins

Hosts: Thomas Benzing, Henning Hagmann, Department II of Internal Medicine, Medical Faculty, University of Cologne

Place: Hörsaal Frauenklinik, Building 47 – Kerpener Str. 34

September 21,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Stefan Höning website
Institute of Biochemistry I, Medical Faculty, University of Cologne

News on clathrin-mediated endocytosis

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

September 27, 2012
05.15 p. m.

Marco Sealey website
Max F. Perutz Laboratories, University of Vienna and Medical University of Vienna

On being the right size: Trypanosoma brucei and its ER exit site

Host: Jonathan Howard, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Seminar room, 3rd floor

September 28,
2012

12.15 p. m.

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

Plant innate immunity pathway dynamics

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

September 28, 2012
04.30 p. m.

Baris Tursun website
Max-Delbrück-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin (MDC), Berlin


Direct reprogramming of cell fates in C. elegans

Host: Thorsten Hoppe/SFB 635, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, ground floor

October 4,
2012
09.00 a. m.

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

Rudolf Wiesner website
Institute of Vegetative Physiology, Medical Faculty, University of Cologne

Dopamine metabolism drives deletions of mitochondrial DNA, probably leading to dopaminergic neuron death during aging and Parkinsons disease

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

October 8, 2012
05.00 p. m.

Orian Shirihai website
Department of Medicine, Boston University, MA

Dual role of mitochondrial dynamics in bioenergetic efficiency and quality control

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

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

October 12,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Maria Leptin website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

A family of innate immune response genes in the zebrafish

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

October 18, 2012
02.00 p. m.

Robert Bals website
Department of Internal Medicine V, Saarland University Medical Center & Saarland University Faculty of Medicine

Myeloid RelA/p65 in inflammatory lung disease

Host: Manolis Pasparakis, Institut für Genetik/SFB 670, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

October 18,
2012
05.00 a. m.

Astrid Schauss website
CECAD Imaging Facility, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Super-resolution light microscopy

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

October 19,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Adam Antebi website
Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Cologne

Pathways regulating
C. elegans developmental timing and longevity

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

October 24, 2012
05.00 p. m.

Marcel Tijsterman website
Department of Toxicogenetics, Leiden University Medical Center, NL

Replicating through misfolded or damaged DNA; consequences for the maintenance of genetic integrity and cancer

Host: Björn Schumacher/CECAD Cologne, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

October 26,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Niels Gehring website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

The exon junction complex (re)loaded

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

October 26, 2012
02.00 p. m.

Lukasz Opalinski website
University of Groningen, NL

Membrane curvature during peroxisome fission requires Pex11

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

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

November 2, 2012
02.00 p. m.

Hugo Stocker website
Institute of Molecular Systems Biology, ETH Zurich

Analysis of the Oncogenic Potential of Pten Mutant Cells in Drosophila

Host: Mirka Uhlrova, Institut für Genetik/CECAD, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

November 7, 2012
01.00 p. m.

Andrey Kajava website
Centre de Recherches de Biochimie Macromoléculaire, Université Montpellier

Structural folds of amyloid and prion fibrils

Host: Kay Hofmann, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

November 7, 2012
04.00 p. m.

CECAD Seminar Series, invited by the CECAD postdoctoral committee:
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Johan Auwerx website
Department of Toxicogenetics, Leiden University Medical Center, NL

Protein homeostasis in the control of mitochondrial function and aging

Host: Björn Schumacher/CECAD Cologne, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

November 9,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Jonathan Howard website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Genetic control of a parasitic disease

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

November 13, 2012
04.00 p. m.

Michael Hiller website
MPI of Molecular Cell Biology Genetics, Dresden

Linking phenotypic differences between species to differences in their genomes

Host: Bianca Habermann, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Cologne

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

November 15,
2012
05.00 a. m.

Oliver Müller website
CECAD Imaging Facility, Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

An introduction to digital image analysis in life sciences research

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

November 16,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Björn Schumacher website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

DNA damage responses in aging and development

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

November 20, 2012
05.00 p. m.

Henning Mootz website
Institute of Biochemistry, WWU Münster

Chemical conjugation of proteins with ubiquitin-like protein modifiers

Host: Gerrit Praefcke/SFB 635, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

November 21, 2012
05.00 p. m.

Andreas Beyer website
Biotec, TU Dresden

Impact of natural genetic variation on molecular phenotypes

Host: Johannes Berg/SFB 680 & Michael Lässig, Institut für Theoretische Physik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Seminar room 0.46, ground floor

November 22, 2012
04.30 p. m.

Madeleine Leisner website
Institut für statistische und biologische Physik, LMU München

Chemical warefare and survival strategies in bacterial range expansions

Host: Berenike Maier, SFB 680, Institut für Theoretische Physik & Biozentrum, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, ground floor

November 23,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Martin Hasselmann website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Natural variation and molecular innovation in the honey bee
Apis mellifera

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

November 28, 2012
11.00 a. m.

Ursula Weiss website
Nature, Senior Editor

Behind the scenes at Nature

Host: Manolis Pasparakis, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

November 28, 2012
05.00 p. m.

Ralf Baumeister website
Laboratory for Bioinformatics and Molecular Genetics, Albert-Ludwig University Freiburg/Breisgau

ROS mediated mitochondrial unfolded protein response in
C. elegans

Host: Björn Schumacher/CECAD Cologne, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

November 28, 2012
Cancelled!
05.00 p. m.

Olivier Tenaillon website
INSERM

Capturing the mutational landscape of an enzyme: mutation effects on beta-lactamase TEM-1

Host: Michael Lässig, Institut für Theoretische Physik/SFB 680, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, ground floor

November 30, 2012
02.00 p. m.

Tal Dagan website
Institut für Genomische Mikrobiologie, Universität Düsseldorf

Phylogenomic networks reveal trends and barriers to lateral gene transfer during microbial evolution

Host: Björn Schumacher & Michael Lässig, SFB 680/Institut für Theoretische Physik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, ground floor

November 30,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Thorsten Hoppe website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Protein degradation in muscle development and disease

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

December 11, 2012
05.00 p. m.

John S. O'Neill website
Institute of Metabolic Science, University of Cambridge

Peroxiredoxins are conserved markers of circadian rhythms

Host: Gerrit Praefcke/SFB 635, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

December 12, 2012
05.00 p. m.

Oliver Kerscher website
Biology Department, The College of William & Mary, Williamsburg,VA

Crosstalk of Ubiquitin and SUMO ligases

Host: Jürgen Dohmen, Institut für Genetik, Universität zu Köln

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture hall, 4th floor

December 13,
2012
05.00 a. m.

Stefan Helfrich website
IBG-1 Biotechnologie, Forschungszentrum Jülich

Population heterogeneity – from image sequences to lineage trees

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

new date!
December 14,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Thomas Langer website
Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne

Mitochondrial membrane scaffolds and phospholipid trafficking

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor

cancelled:
December 14,
2012

12.15 p. m.

Seth Davis website
Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne

Metabolism and stress: to and from the circadian clock

Place: Institut für Genetik, Zülpicher Str. 47 a, Lecture Hall, 4th floor



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