Inhaltspezifische Aktionen


Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

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

Welcome Address

Opening Remarks: Prof. Dr. Eveline Baumgart-Vogt

Speaker of the GGL                                                                

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

09:15 - 10:00

Keynote: Prof. Dr. Ranil Wickramasinghe

Ross E Martin Chair in Emerging Technologies, Ralph E Martin Department
of Chemical Engineering, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, USA

Validating Virus Clearance in the Purification of Biopharmaceuticals

10:00 - 10:15

Kimmo Kivivirta

Phylotranscriptomics to Unravel the Origin of Angiosperms

Section 8: Molecular Interactions at Natural Interfaces / Chairperson: Torben Pfaff

10:15 - 11:00

Keynote: Prof. Andreas Zumbühl

Department of Chemistry, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

Mechanoresponsive Drug Delivery

11:00 - 11:15

Ebrahim Azadniya

HPTLC-(BIO)Assays-HRMS-NMR Spectroscopy for Structural Elucidationof Active

Compounds in Salvia miltiorrhiza

11:15 - 11:30

Coffee Break

 Section 4:  Protein and Nucleic Acid Interactions / Chairperson: Carina Reuscher

11:30 - 12:15

Keynote: Prof. Dr. Stefan Hüttelmaier

Medical Faculty, Institute of Molecular Medicine, Division for Molecular
Cell Biology ZAMED, Martin Luther University, Halle, Germany

Post-Transcriptional Control of Tumor Cell Fate by the IGF2 mRNA Binding Protein 1

12:15 - 12:30

Julia Gotthardt

MUTL Maturation - A Critical Point in Mismatch Repair Initiation

12:30 - 13:30

Section 5: Neurosciences / Chairperson: Fabian Pflieger

13:30 - 14:15

Keynote: Dr. Amit Umesh Joshi

Mochly-Rosen Lab, Department of Chemical and Systems Biology,
Stanford University, California, USA

Mitochondrial Dynamics in Neurodegeneration in Patient-derived Cells and in Animal

14:15 - 14:30

Carmina Viktoria Silaidos

Age and Sex-Dependent Differences in Mitochondrial Function in Human Brain and
Isolated Peripheral Mononuclear Blood Cells

14:30 - 14:45

Christin Loyal

Establishment of Organotypic Cultures of Porcine Retinae as a Model of
Diabetic Retinopathy

14:45 - 15:00

Coffee Break

Section 3: Heart, Lung and Blood Vessels / Chairperson: Claudia Fernanda García Castro

15:00 - 15:45

Keynote: Prof. Dr. Martin R. Wilkins

Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, UK

The Challenge of Personalised Medicine in Pulmonary Hypertension

15:45 - 16:00

Thomas Hammerschick

The Regulation of MIR-143 in Collateral Vessel Growth

16:00 - 16:15

Elsa Tadele Roxlau

Effects of Electronic Cigarette Vapour Extract Exposure on Primary

Isolated Mouse Lung Cells

16:15 - 16:30

Tobias Mawassi

PAR-2 Regulates BMP-Dependent Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cell

Accumulation in the Inflamed Lung

16:30 - 18:45 Poster Session and Finger Food


Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Section 1: Nutrition and Metabolism / Chairperson: Beate Stumpf

09:00 - 09:45

Keynote: Prof. Dr. Andreas Geier

ZIM - Zentrum für Innere Medizin, University Hospital Würzburg, Germany

Non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis: from Pathophysiology to Novel Therapies

09:45 - 10:00

Anneke Wieck

Impact of Lipids on Differentiation and Metabolism of Human Mesenchymal
Stromal Cells

10:00 - 10:15 Coffee Break

Section 6: Reproduction in Man and Animals / Chairperson: Daniela Beyer

10:15 - 11:00

Keynote: Prof. Barry T. Hinton

School of Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA

Length is Important: Lessons From The Developing Wolffian/Epididymal Duct

11:00 - 11:15

Sivanjah Indumathy

Deciphering the Immune Cell Composition in the Adult Mouse Testis

11:15 - 11:30

Robert Kügler

PDE5 Regulation in the Prostate: Relax your Way to Prostatic Health

11:30 - 12:15 General Assembly
12:15 - 13:15 Lunch

Section 9: Ecology and Global Change / Chairperson: Johannes Gattringer

13:15 - 14:00

Keynote: Prof. Dr. Urs Niggli

FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture, Frick, Switzerland

Agricultural Sciences - Challenged by Global Change

14:00 - 14:15
Björn Weeser

Citizen Science in Kenya - A Crowdsourced Approach for Water Level Monitoring

14:15 - 14:30

Nadja Küpper

Torpor as a Survival Strategy during Snow Storm Induced Food Shortages in Antarctic
Storm Petrel Chicks

14:30 - 16:45 Poster Session and Finger Food

Section 2: Infection and Immunity / Chairperson: Kristina Häußler

16:45 - 17:30

Keynote: Dr. Benjamin Izar

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School and Broad Institute
of MIT and Harvard, Boston, USA

Dissecting Mechanisms of Resistance to Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors in

Patients with Metastatic Melanoma

17:30 - 17:45

Claudia Kristen-Burmann

Modification of the Spike Gene Attenuates Highly Virulent Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea
Virus in Piglets

17:45 - 18:00

Lisa Teubner

SECA2 Protein, Associated to Translating Ribosomes Could Reveal a Possible Role of
SECA2 in RNA Secretion Processes in Listeria monocytogenes

18:00 - 18:15

Malin Lange

Prevalence of Metastrongyloid Lungworm Larvae in Colombian Giant African Snails
Achatina fulica

18:15 - 18:30

Closing Remarks and Award Ceremony