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Final Programme

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Wednesday, September 20th, 2023


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

Welcome Address: Prof. Dr. Dr. hc. Martin Kramer, Vice President JLU

Opening Remarks:  Prof. Dr. Eveline Baumgart-Vogt, Speaker of the GGL

Section 9: Ecology and Global Change / Chairperson: Eva-Maria Minarsch

09:15 - 10:00        

Keynote: Dr. Martin Hartmann, Department of Environmental Systems Science, ETH Zürich, Switzerland

Organic and conventional agriculture promote distinct soil microbiomes with contrasting metabolic potentials

10:00 - 10:15

Kai Jansen: Occurrence and dissipation of quaternary alkylammonium compounds in soils of Hesse, Germany

10:15 - 10:30

Annalena Barth: Black soldier fly as sustainable aquafeed for whiteleg shrimp

10:30 - 10:45

Coffee Break

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

10:45 - 11:30

Keynote: Dr. Andreas Diepold, Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, Marburg

Dynamic protein interactions control toxin injection through the bacterial type III secretion system 

11:30 - 11:45

Laura Rehneke: Analyses of symbiont effector candidates in redirecting phytohormone signalling and activating beneficial effects in Arabidopsis

11:45 - 12:30

General Assembly

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch at the IFZ

 Section 6: Reproduction in Man and Animals / Section 8 : Chemical Design and Analysis of Molecular Systems / Chairperson: Christine Rager

13:30 - 14:15

Keynote: Prof. Dr. Jorma Toppari, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku, Finland

Research on male reproductive health and toxicology

14:15 - 14:30

Dingding Ai: The role of resident macrophages in the immune response to bacterial infection of the murine epididymis

14:30 - 14:45

Katrin Wiltschka: Hydrodechlorination of Mine Water-specific Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) Using Palladium Catalysts

14:45 - 15:00 Coffee Break

Section 2: Infection and Immunity / Chairperson: Monique Überall

15:00 - 15:45

Keynote: Prof. Dr. Friedrich Frischknecht, Parasitology Unit, Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg

Malaria research: from basic insights into parasite migration to new intervention methods

15:45 - 16:00

Yukino Kobayashi: Contribution of the actin-like-proteins Alp1 and Alp2b in Plasmodium transmission

16:00 - 16:15

Franziska Maria Dort: The role of autophagy and the related ER-phagy in coronavirus infected cells

16:15 - 16:30

Svenja Gramberg: Cutting-edge technologies in parasite research – How to create a molecular map of the liver fluke Fasciola hepatica

16:30 - 19:00

Poster Session and Finger Food



Thursday, September 21rst, 2023


Section 10: Clinical Sciences/Chairperson: Khaled Mahmoud

09:00 - 09:45

Keynote: Dr. Patricia Altea Manzano, Laboratory of Cellular Metabolism and Metabolic Regulation, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium

Metabolic Reprogramming in Cancer Progression

09:45 - 10:00

Frederike Hagedorn: Molecular Subtyping of Diffuse Large B-Cell-Lymphoma Using Panel-Sequencing 

10:00 - 10:15

Salisa Kruijning: A novel regulatory link between EZH2 and HIF2α in breast cancer 

10:15 - 10:30

Yao Wang: Orthodontic Compression Promotes Macrophage M2 Polarization via Histone H3 Hyperacetylation

10:30 - 10: 45

Coffee Break

Section 1:  Nutrition and Metabolism / Section 5: Neurosciences / Chairperson: Rafael Castillo Negrete

10:45 - 11:30

Keynote: Prof. Regina Verena Taudte, Institute of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiochemistry and Molecular Diagnostics, Philipps University Marburg

Metabolomics in Biomedical Research – The influence of ꞷ-3 fatty acids on the brain metabolome during systemic inflammation

11:30 - 11:45

Leona Bähr: Psychological and inflammatory stress in mice: investigating how neutropenia effects heart rate variability as a readout parameter 

11:45 - 12:00

Meng Meng Zhou: Glutaredoxin 5 as a novel target for β-cell survival and regeneration

12:00 - 13:00

Lunch at the IFZ

Section 7: Bioresources, Bioinformatics and Biotechnology / Chairperson: Daniel Kreft

13:00 - 13:45

Keynote: Dr. Angela Meccariello, Imperial College, London, UK

Making males: from medfly biology to medfly control

13:45 - 14:00

Gözde Yildiz: Linking genomic variation to gene expression using pangenome graphs

14:00 - 14:15 Coffee Break

14:15 - 16:45

Poster Session

Section 3: Heart, Lung and Blood Vessels / Chairperson: Alejandro Egea Zorilla

16:45 - 17:30

Keynote: Prof. Jaya Krishnan, Institute of Cardiovascular Regeneration, Goethe University Frankfurt

Modeling cardiopathologic TET2 CHIP in engineered cardiac ventricular tissue reveals therapeutics for disease resolution

17:30 - 17:45

Esmeralda Vasquez Pacheco: A unifying model to characterize lipofibroblast and myofibroblast differentiation

17:45 - 18:00

Joshua Ayoson: CD8+ T cells subpopulation “Tc17” induce a metabolic enriched microenvironment enabling lung cancer progression

18:00 - 18:15

Vinita Sharma: Exploring the early-stage pathomechanism of pulmonary hypertension in COPD: Insights into initial pulmonary vascular remodeling

18:15 - 18:45

Closing Remarks and Award Ceremony