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Wednesday, September 17, 2014


08:30 - 09:00 Registration
09:00 - 09:15 Welcome Address
Prof. Dr. Adriaan Dorresteijn
Vice President of the JLU
Opening Remarks
Prof. Dr. Eveline Baumgart-Vogt

Speaker of the GGL

Section 1 - Nutrition and Metabolism / Chairperson: Anna Kynast

09:15 - 10:00

Keynote: Prof. Annette Schürmann

German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam-Rehbrücke
Pathogenesis of obesity and type 2 diabetes - What can we learn from mouse models?

10:00 - 10:15

Marius Schild

Comparison of protein expression in skeletal muscle of trained and untrained individuals

10:15 - 10:30

Catrin Wuertz
Preliminary results from an interventional study of 1000 IU vitamin D3/day during pregnancy

10:30 - 10:55
Coffee Break

Section 9 - Marine Sciences / Chairperson: Juan Sebastián Celis Melo

10:55 - 11:40

Keynote: Prof. Dr. Juan Sánchez

Laboratorio de Biología Molecular Marina (BIOMMAR), Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
Factors involved in species coexistence in coral reefs

11:40 - 11:55

Luisa Duenas

Evaluating patterns of gene flow of the deep-sea octocoral Tokoprymno Maia across the Antarctic Circumpolar Current

11:55 - 13:00 Lunch

Section 4: Protein and Nucleic Acid Interactions / Chairperson: Julia Hahn

13:00 - 13:45

Keynote: Prof. Virgis Siksnys

Laboratory of Protein-DNA Interactions, Institute of Biotechnology, Vilnius University

CRISPR-Cas craze: from microbial antiviral defense system to genome editing

13:45 - 14:00

Kathrin Baumgardt

RNase E and the small RNA SinZ affect the 5' UTR of the acyl-homoserine lactone synthase gene in Sinorhizobium Meliloti

14:00 - 14:15

Hanna Helizon

Untangling early steps in phytochrome A signalling

14:15 - 14:30
Coffee Break

Section 6 - Reproduction in Man and Animals / Chairperson: Zhengguo Zhang

14:30 - 15:15

Keynote: Prof. David de Kretser

Institute of Medical Research, Monash University
The activin-follistatin system and its roles in reproduction, inflammation, fibrosis and cachexia

15:15 - 15:30

Qingkui Jiang

Inflammation is involved in metabolic syndrome-induced male infertility

15:30 - 15:45

Lilit Kamalyan
Role of peroxisomes in steroid synthesis in leydig cells and their influence on male fertility

15:45 - 16:00 Coffee Break

 Section 2: Infection and Immunity / Chairperson: Ahmed Elsayed

16:00 - 16:45

Keynote: Prof. Cecilia Arraiano

ITQB-UNL, Instituto de Tecnologia Quimica e Biologica, Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Dis3L2: A DIStinctively Novel Exoribonuclease that really Likes U

16:45 - 17:00

Zhigang Lu

Organ-specific sub-transcriptome analyses reveal pairing-dependent processed in the gonads of Schistosoma Mansoni

17:00 - 17:15

Balachandar Selvakumar

Immune-intervention with M2-polarized macrophages attenuate influenza virus-induced acute lung injury

17:15 - 19:50 Poster Session and Finger Food


Thursday, September 18, 2014

Section 7 - Bioresources and Biotechnology / Chairperson: Adrian Imami

09:00 - 09:45

Keynote: Dr. Frantisek Marec

Institute of Entomology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
Sterile insect technique (SIT) against pest Lepidoptera: Development of genetic sexing strains in the codling moth using transgenesis         

09:45 - 10:00

Sibel Özdemir

Agitation effects on the natural flavour synthesis by Lentinula edodes for fermented alcohol-free beverage production
10:00 - 10:15
Andreas Stahl
Breeding of oilseed rape with enhanced nitrogen use efficiency
10:15 - 10:35
Coffee Break

Section 5 - Neurosciences/ Chairperson: Viven Kauschke

10:35 - 11:20

Keynote: Associate Professor Dr. Lukas Pezawas

Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy at University Hospital Vienna, Austria
Challenges in depression research       

11:20 - 11:35

Basim Al-Ibadi/Daniel Nobach

Avian borna virus in psittacine birds, viral distribution, tropism and immune response

11:35 - 11:50

Jenny Schneiders
Dual role of the transcription factor nuclear factor interleukin-6 for sickness behavior and brain inflammation

11:50 - 12:20 General Assembly of the GGL
12:20 - 13:20

Section 3 - Heart, Lung and Blood Vessels / Chairperson: Shalini Venkatesan

13:20 - 14:05

Keynote: Prof. Eckhard Lammert

Institute for Metabolic Physiology, Heinrich-Heine-University Duesseldorf
Fluid drainage in vascularized tissues 

14:05 - 14:20

Miroslava Didiasova
CA2+ regulates LPS-triggered transport of enolase-1 to the cell surface and to the extracellular space

14:20 - 14:35

Nikolaus Dittrich
TMEM16A activity is not affected by luminal acetylcholine in porcine tracheal epithelium

14:35 - 17:05
Poster Session with Tea and Coffee

Section 8 - Molecular Interactions at Natural Interfaces / Chairperson: Gesche Müntze

17:05 - 17:50

Keynote: Prof. Ivana Ivanovic-Burmazovic

Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Chair of Bioinorganic Chemistry
Manganese SOD mimetics meet H2S: Interplay with NO species as a new signaling mechanism

17:50 - 18:05

Dhaka Bhandari
Metabolite localization in plants and insects sections using a high-resolution mass spectrometry imaging

18:05 - 18:20

Julia Kokesch-Himmelreich
Strontium detection and quantification in bone cells on strontium enriched bone cements via TOF-SIMS

18:20 - 18:50 Closing Remarks and Award Ceremony