Inhaltspezifische Aktionen


Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

08:30 - 09:00 Registration
09:00 - 09:15

Opening Remarks: Prof. Dr. Eveline Baumgart-Vogt

Speaker of the GGL                                                                

Section 2: Infection and Immunity / Chairperson: Anton Müller

09:15 - 10:00

Keynote: Prof. Dr. Maria Yazdanbakhsh

Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands

Helminth infections and the modulation of the immune system - advantages

and disadvantages

10:00 - 10:15

Jakhongir Alidjanov

Values of symptoms and their severity in the diagnosis of acute

uncomplicated cystitis

10:15 - 10:30

Nora Goldmann

Identification of a novel hepatits B virus (HBV) species from

a new world capuchin monkey with zoonotic potential

10:30 - 10:45

Serena Stadler

Anaplastic lymphoma kinase (alk-)specific CD4 T cell responses

in patients with alk-positive anaplastic large cell lymphoma

10:45 - 11:00 Coffee Break

Section 9: Ecology and Global Change / Chairperson: Julia Wollny

11:00 - 11:45

Keynote: Dr. Frank Hagedorn

Eidgenössische Forschungsanstalt für Wald, Schnee und Landschaft,


Forest’s carbon cycle in a drier world
11:45- 12:00

Florian Ulrich Jehn

Incremental model breakdown to assess the multi-hypotheses problem

12:00 - 12:15

Yves Klinger

Increased distribution of the invasive perennial Lupinus Polyphyllus

in the Rhön biosphere reserve between 1998 and 2016

 Section 1: Nutrition and Metabolism / Chairperson: Carsten Esselun

12:15 - 13:00

Keynote: Prof. Dr. Joseph Neu

University of Florida, Department of Pediatrics in the College

of Medicine, Division of Neonatology, USA

The microbiome during pregnancy and early postnatal life

13:00 - 13:15

Vannuruswamy Garikapati

Integrated maldi MS imaging and LC-MS/MS workflow for lipidomic

analysis of heart tissues

13:15 - 14:15
Lunch (13:45-14:15 Short teaser for Postdocs: “Networking for conferences, collaboration and career”. Rob Thompson)

Section 4: Protein and Nucleic Acid Interactions / Chairperson: Daniel Edelmann

14:15 - 15:00

Keynote: PD Dr. Jan Medenbach

Biochemistry I, University of Regensburg, Germany

Flipping the switch on sexual development: Competition between

two RNA-binding proteins controls alternative splicing and sex

determination in Drosophila

15:00 - 15:15

Carina Reuscher

The involvement of the antisense RNA aspufl in regulated formation

of photosynthesis complexes in Rhodobacter Sphaeroides

15:15 - 15:30

Coffee Break

Section 5: Neurosciences / Chairperson: Bruno Pedraz Petrozzi

15:30 - 16:15

Keynote: Dr. Regien Schoemaker

Neurobiology, Groningen Institute for Evolutionary

Life Sciences,The Netherlands

Heart in mind: a link between cardiovascular disease,

neuroinflammation and depression

16:15 - 16:30

Stephan Leisengang

Primary cultures of the rat dorsal root ganglia: Influence of

lipopolysaccharide and cisplatin on properties of neuronal

and glial elements

16:30 - 16:45

Ann-Kathrin Onkels

Role of microglial activation for the pathogenesis of epileptic

seizures after neurotropic virus infections:

Focus on the TNF-System

16:45 - 19:00 Poster Session and Finger Food


Thursday, September 20th, 2018

Section 7: Bioresources, Bioinformatics and Biotechnology/ Chairperson: Syeda Azka Jaffri

09:00 - 09:45

Keynote: Prof. Dr. Kostas Mathiopoulos

University of Thessaly, Department of Biochemistry

and Biotechnology, Greece

Smell and Sex in the Olive fly: new targets for fly control

09:45 - 10:00

Wendell Albuquerque

Peptidases from insects for biotechnological applications

10:00 - 10:15 Coffee Break

Section 8: Chemical Designs and Analysis of Molecular Systems / Chairperson: Kevin Turke

10:15 - 11:00

Keynote: Prof. Dr. Peter Behrens

Institute of Inorganic Chemistry,

Leibniz University Hannover, Germany

Biomaterial Chemistry in the Ear

11:00 - 11:15

Patrick Kadesch

Visualizing lipids and metabolites in Schistosoma Mansoni parasites

using mass spectometry imaging

11:15 - 12:00

General Assembly

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch

Section 3: Heart, Lung and Blood Vessels / Chairperson: Negah Ahmadvand

13:00 - 13:45

Keynote: Prof. Dr. Holger Gerhardt

Max-Delbrück-Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC),

Berlin, Germany

Making or breaking symmetry in vascular networks

13:45 - 14:00

Claudia Fernanda García Castro

The role of mitochondrial Cyclophilin D in biological aging of the lung and development of smoke-induced emphysema

14:00 - 14:15

Annemarie Wolf

Proprotein convertase subtilisin/Kexin 9 (PCSK9) role in

cardiomyocyte function

14:15 - 16:45 Poster Session and Finger Food

Section 6: Reproduction in Man and Animals /Chairperson: Julia Bender

16:45 - 17:30

Keynote: Dr. Diane Rebourcet

School of Environmental and Life Sciences,

Newcastle University, Australia

Effect of Sertoli cell ablation on testicular development

and function

17:30 - 17:45

Nils Nesheim

Prostate cancer-associated fibroblasts (CAF) promote

macrophage CCL18 upregulation

17:45 - 18:00

Christiane Pleuger

Molecular investigations of CBE1 (Ciliated broncial epithelium 1)

in Spermatogenesis

18:00 - 18:30

Closing Remarks and Award Ceremony