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Wednesday, September 21, 2011


08:30 Registration starts
09:00 - 09:15 Opening Remarks
Prof. Dr. Katja Becker,
Vice President of the Justus Liebig University

Welcome Address
Prof. Dr. Eveline Baumgart-Vogt,
Speaker of the GGL

Section 1 - Nutrition and Metabolism  / Chair: Lihui Wang             

09:15 - 10:00
Prof. Dr. Per Brandtzaeg; Laboratory for Immunohistochemistry and Immunopatholgoy (LIIPAT), Department of Pathology, Oslo, Norway - Role of the gut barrier in communication between environment and host

10:00 - 10:15
Wei Fan; Peroxisomal deficiency (pex13 KO) leads to interference with antioxidative, proinflammatory and PPAR signalling and disturbs sirtuin regulation
10:15 - 10:30
Kristine Weber; Effects of specific milk oligosaccharides on the expression of interleukin-8 and marker enzymes of intestinal cell maturation
10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break

Section 8 - Molecular Interactions at Natural Interfaces / Chair: Fazal Adnan        

11:00 - 11:45
Dr Michael J. Hall; School of Chemistry, Newcastle University - From Pericyclic Reactions to Biofilms, Adventures in Synthesis and Microbiology
11:45 - 12:00
Stefanie Gerbig; Imaging of tumor samples with Desorption electrospray ionization (DESI) and data analysis with multivariate statistical methods
 12:00 - 12:15
Faiza Khalil; Synthesis of tripodal scaffols as analogs of siderophore for stabiliazation of bimagnetic Fe/Fe3O4 core/shell nanoparticles for prostate tumor
 12:15 - 13:15


Section 3 - Heart, Lung and Blood Vessels / Chair: Madhu Singh        

13:15 - 14:00
Dr. Volker Brinkmann; Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology - Neutrophil Extracellular Traps: From Host Defence to Autoimmunity
14:00 - 14:15
Judith Schweisgut; Gender dependent body weight regulation by a single microRNA
14:15 - 14:30
Manish Kumar; Pulmonary and Systemic Cellular Markers of Repair, Regeneration and Senescence in COPD
14:30 - 14:45
Elie El-Agha; Validation of Fgf10CreERT2-IRES-YFP mouse line to target mesenchymal progenitors in the embryonic lung
14:45 - 15:00
Hector Alejandro Cabrera Fuentes, Cardiac ischemia-reperfusion injury: contribution of the RNA/RNase system
15:00 - 15:30

Coffee Break

Section 6 - Reproduction in Man and Animals  / Chair: Kaoru Onodera    

15:30 - 16:15
Prof. Dr. Moira O'Bryan; Department of Anatomy and Developmental Biology, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia - RAB-like 2 (RABL2) in male fertility and cilia function
16:15 - 16:30
Dominik Fischer; Celibate birds need assistance - Spermatology and artificial insemination in falcons
16:30 - 16:45
Ferial Aslani; Role of HMGB1 in a rat model of autoimmune orchitis
16:45 - 19:30

Poster Session and Finger Food


Thursday, September 22, 2011

Section 7 - Bioresources and Biotechnology / Chair: Dennis Blank

08:30 - 09:15
Prof. Dr. Rainer Fischer; Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology IME-MB, Aachen, Germany - Innovation-Driven Convergence of White, Green, Yellow and Red Biotechnology
09:15 - 09:30
Denis Kasozi; Real time imaging of drug induced intracellular glutathione redox potential changes in Plasmodium falciparum
09:30 - 09:45
 Jipeng Ma; Characterization and localization of adenylate kinases in Plasmodium
09:45 - 10:00

Coffee Break

Section 4 - Protein and Nucleic Acid Interaction / Chair: Catrin Würtz

10:00 - 10:45 Prof. Dr. Gerd Pfeifer; Beckman Research Institute, Department of Cancer Biology, California, USA - Modified Cytosines in Development and Cancer
10:45 - 11:00 Andreas Marx; Complex formation in DNA mismatch repair
11:00 - 11:15 Marco Reitz; The role of TUBBY-like proteins in the mutualistic plant root - Piriformospora indica interaction
11:15 - 11:30 Carolin Menges; Analysis of the sliding process of restriction enzymes by single molecule techniques
11:30 - 13:15

Lunch and General Assembly of the GGL

Section 2 - Infection and Immunity / Chair: Michael Städele

13:15 - 14:00
Prof. Dr. Friedemann Weber; Institute for Virology, Philipps-Universität Marburg - Induction and Suppression of the Interferon Response by Pathogenic RNA Viruses
 14:00 - 14:15
Fabian Deutskens; Identification of an antigen in a BVD-vaccine inducing alloantibodies linked to bovine neonatal pancytopenia
 14:15 - 14:30
Christin Buro; Molecular analyses of female schistosomes after inhibitor treatment
 14:30 - 17:00

Poster Session with Tea and Coffee

Section 5 - Neurosciences / Chair: Dominik Fischer

17:00 - 17:45
Prof. Dr. Turhan Canli; Director Graduate Program in Genetics; Director SCAN Center, Senior Fellow Center for Medical Humanities, Compassionate Care, and Bioethics, New York, USA - Gene Regulation in the Human Brain
 17:45 - 18:00
Kaoru Onodera; The role of STIM1 as intracellular Ca2+-sensing protein in the rat colonic epithelium
 18:00 - 18:15
Jan Heusler; 3D vibration detector? The vibration sensitive system of Mecopoda elongata
 18:15 - 18:30
 Kokilavani Siravanam; SOX1 antibodies in Paraneoplastic neurological syndromes
 18:30 - 19:15

Closing Remarks and Award Ceremony