GRK2158 Scientific Colloquium

Complementary to the lecture series GRK2158 offers a scientific colloquium on current research topics in the fields of chemoresistance against microorganisms and tumors as well as immune modulation. To cover these topics external scientists will be invited to give a talk about their recent research activities.

The scientific colloquium is combined with the work-in-progress reports of the doctoral students in GRK2158.

Winter Semester 2017/2018

The scientific colloquia and the work-in-progress seminars will take place in Building 25.22. Lecture Hall 5H starting at 4:30 pm.

Date Speakers Title
16.10.2017 PD Dr. Evi Stegmann, University of Tübingen, Interfaculty Institute of Microbiology and Infection Medicine (IMIT) (invited by S. Smits) Peptidoglycan modifications: Resistance and more?
  Progress Reports: Julia Zaschke-Kriesche (RG Smits)  
06.11.2017 Prof. Dr. Rebecca Wade, ZMBH Research Group Leader, University of Heidelberg (invited by H. Gohlke) Computational Mapping of Protein Binding Sites for Drug Discovery
  Progress Reports: Nicola Porta, David Bickel  
20.11.2017 Prof. Dr. Verena Jendrossek, Institute of Cell biology, University of Duisburg-Essen (invited by G. Fritz) Widening the therapeutic window: Biological approaches to optimization of radiotherapy
  Progress Reports: Jana van Stuijvenberg, Shabnam Shaneh Sazzadeh  
04.12.2017 Prof. Dr. Michael Gütschow, University of Bonn Cathepsin Inhibitors: From Peptides to Potential Cancer Therapeutics and Diagnostics
  Progress Reports: Annika Frank, Hjördis Brückmann  
18.12.2017 Prof. Dr. Wolfgang A. Schulz, Clinical Research Lab for Urology, University Medical Centre Düsseldorf Introduction to Cancer Epigenetics
  Progress Reports: Christian Schrenk, Chenyin Wang  
22.01.2018 Jun.-Prof. Dr. Finn Hansen, Institute of Pharmacy, University of Leipzig Rational design and diversity-oriented synthesis of selective histone deacetylase (HDAC) inhibitors for the epigenetic therapy of cancer
  Progress Reports: Yodita Asfaha, Marc Pflieger  

Summer Semester 2017

The scientific colloquia and the work-in-progress seminars will take place in

Building 26.41. Level U1/00 Lecture hall 6H starting at 4:00 pm.

The scientific colloquium on June 12th will start at 4:30 pm.

Date Speakers Title
08.05.2017 Prof. Dr. Nicole Teusch, TH Köln, Faculty of Applied Natural Sciences (invited by P. Proksch) Indolactam V analogs as inhibitors of proteinase activated receptor (PAR)2 in triple negative breast cancer
  Progress Reports: Mariam Moussa, Nam Tran-Cong, Haiqian Yu  
22.05.2017 Prof. Dr. Julia Bandow, Ruhr-University Bochum, Chair of Microbial Biology/ Group of Microbial Antibiotics Research (invited by R. Kalscheuer) Antibacterial Strategies
  Progress Reports: Yvonne Gröner, Tino Seidemann  
12.06.2017 4:30 pm Prof. Dr. Hans Reinke, Leibniz Research Institute for Environmental Medicine, Reinke research group: chronobiology and environmental medicine (invited by B. Stork) Crosstalk of Clock Gene Expression and Autophagy in Aging
  Progress Reports: Jana Deitersen, David Schlütermann  
26.06.2017 Dr. Justine Rudner, Institute of Cell Biology, University of Duisburg-Essen (invited by S. Wesselborg) New strategies to improve radiation therapy
  Progress Reports: Fabian Stuhldreier, Philip Böhler  
10.07.2017 Prof. Dr. Andreas Reichert, Institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology I, University Hospital Düsseldorf Mitochondrial quality control – how to sort out and dispose dysfunctional mitochondria
  Progress Reports: Anja Weber, Julian Greb  
24.07.2017 Dr. Hubertus Hochrein, Bavarian Nordic, München (invited by Stefanie Scheu) Fighting Infectious Diseases and Cancer with Poxviruses
  Progress Reports: Lisa Richter, Daniel Drießen  
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