02.03.2020 13:00
Munich Cluster for Systems Neurology (SyNergy)

Matthias Tschöp & Cristina Garcia Caceres
Institute for Diabetes and Obesity, Helmholtz Zentrum München

"Targeting neuroendocrine circuits for metabolic disease" and "Emerging roles of astrocytes in metabolic control"



Center for Stroke & Dementia Research
Large Seminar Room 8G U1 155

Host: Christian Haass
02.03.2020 15:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry
Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series

Scott Keeney
Sloan Kettering Institute, NY, USA

Breaking PAR: The Curious Case of the Recombining Sex Chromosomes.



Max Planck Institutes, T-Building
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Boris Pfander
03.03.2020 13:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry

Amir Bahrami
MPI for Dynamics and Self-Organization, Göttingen

Membrane remodeling in cellular and biological processes



MPI of Biochemistry
Room D 111 (Schulman and Schwille Dept.)

Host: Petra Schwille
03.03.2020 17:00
Munich Cluster for Systems Neurology (SyNergy)

Mattea Finelli
Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, University of Oxford, UK

Investigating the role of redox mechanisms in neurodegenerative diseases



Center for Stroke & Dementia Research
Small Seminar Room 8G U1 106

Host: Martin Dichgans
05.03.2020 11:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Molecular Medicine
MPIB Seminar

Fernando Calvo
Instituto de Biomedicina y Biotecnologia de Cantabria (IBBTEC), Santander, Spain

Targeting cancer-associated fibroblasts to deter tumour progression



MPI of Biochemistry
Room I 8/10 (Fässler Dept.)

Host: Reinhard Fässler
05.03.2020 11:00
SFB 1064 Chromatin Dynamics

Marina Lusic
Deutsches Zentrum für Infektionsforschung Klinikum Heidelberg

Epigenome and nuclear architecture of HIV-1 infected cells



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N02.017

Host: Irina Solovei
05.03.2020 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Jürgen Ruland
Technische Universität München

Immune signals and cancer



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
09.03.2020 11:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry
MPIB Seminar

Nicoletta Petridou
Institute of Science and Technology (IST), Vienna, Austria

Multicellular Organisation: Bridging Scales at Criticality



MPI of Biochemistry
Small Lecture Hall

Host: Brenda A. Schulman
10.03.2020 11:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry
Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series

Gunnar von Heijne
Stockholm University, Sweden

Cotranslational Protein Folding.



Max Planck Institutes, T-Building
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Jakob Reber
12.03.2020 13:00
Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology
MPIN Seminar

James Lightfoot
MPI for Developmental Biology, Tübingen

Killing, cannibalism and kinship in predatory nematodes



MPI of Neurobiology
Room NQ 105

Host: Axel Borst
12.03.2020 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Marc Schmidt-Supprian
Technische Universität München

Timing the innate acquisition of effector functions by natural killer T cells



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
13.03.2020 10:00
SFB 1064 Chromatin Dynamics

David Rueda
Imperial College London

From Single Molecules to Live Cells: Dynamics of Protein-Nucleic Acids Interactions



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N01.017

Host: QBM member Anna Kiss with Peter Becker
13.03.2020 11:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Molecular Medicine
MPIB Seminar

Dragomir Milovanovic
DZNE, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases, Berlin

Phase separation at the nerve terminal



MPI of Biochemistry
T-building, Large Lecture Hall

Host: Guan Wang/Reinhard Fässler
16.03.2020 13:00
SFB 1064 Chromatin Dynamics
Seminar Series (LMU)

Peter Tessarz
MPI Cologne

Epigenetics, metabolism and ageing: connecting the dots



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N01.017

Host: Rodaria Roussou
17.03.2020 19:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry
Vortragsreihe: Wissenschaft für Jedermann
Cancelled!

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Robert Huber
Max-Planck-Institut für Biochemie

Ein Jahrhundert des Sehens: Proteinstrukturen in der Grundlagenforschung und Medizin



Max Planck Institutes, T-Building
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Campus Martinsried
18.03.2020 14:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Molecular Medicine
MPIB Seminar

Thomas Brabletz
Nikolaus-Fiebiger-Center for Molecular Medicine, University Erlangen-Nürnberg

Cellular plasticity in cancer: driving force and therapeutic target



MPI of Biochemistry
Room I 8/10 (Fässler Dept.)

Host: Reinhard Fässler
19.03.2020 14:00
Biomedical Center (BMC), LMU

Gabriel Berdugo Vega
Center for Molecular and Cellular Bioengineering (CMCB), Technische Universität Dresden

NSC expansion and memory rejuvenation: from circuits to behaviour



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N01.017

Host: Magdalena Götz
19.03.2020 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Fabiana Perocchi
Helmholtz Zentrum

Systems biology of mitochondrial signaling



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
20.03.2020 14:00
Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology

Luis Aguayo
University of Concepcion, Chile

Effects of A-beta amyloid on brain regions related to memory and rewarding



MPI of Neurobiology
Room O 9/10 (Klein Dept.)

Host: Irina Dudanova / Christian Peters
23.03.2020 11:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry
Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series

Kim Orth
HHMI UT Southwestern Medical School, Dallas TX, USA

Black Spot, Black Death, Black Pearl: Tales of Bacterial Effectors.



Max Planck Institutes, T-Building
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ishita Tripathi
23.03.2020 15:00
SFB 1064 Chromatin Dynamics

Karsten Weis
ETH Zurich

The life of an mRNA is controlled by DEAD-box ATPases



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N01.017

Host: QBM member Anna Kiss with Peter Becker
26.03.2020 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Miguel Angel Penalva-Soto
MCIB, Madrid (Spain)

When polarity leads the way: lessons from intracellular traffic in the genetic model Aspergillus nidulans



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
02.04.2020 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Émilie Macé
MPI of Neurobiology

Seeing the brain in action with ultrasound



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
06.04.2020 13:00
SFB 1064 Chromatin Dynamics

Matthias Hentze
EMBL

A new continent of the RNA world



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N01.017

Host: QBM member Anna Kiss with Peter Becker
17.04.2020 11:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry
Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series

Steven McKnight
UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Tba



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Elena Conti & Jürg Müller
21.04.2020 11:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry

Gerhard Schütz
Institute of Applied Physics, TU Wien, Austria

Quantifying in quantitative cell biology: how, what, and why?



MPI of Biochemistry
Room D 111 (Schulman and Schwille Dept.)

Host: Petra Schwille
23.04.2020 11:00
SFB 1064 Chromatin Dynamics

Erica Larschan
Brown University, Providence, RI

X-marks the spot: Targeting Drosophila dosage compensation to the male X-chromosome



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N02.017

Host: Peter Becker
24.04.2020 12:00
LMU Biocenter, Faculty of Biology
Keynote Seminar Series

Ariane Briegl
Leiden University

Cryo-electron tomography contributes to our understanding of bacterial interactions with their environment



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 00.019

Host: K. Jung / N. Gompel
27.04.2020 11:00
Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology
Invited Speaker of the Postdocs

Annegret L. Falkner
Princeton University

Tracking neural correlates of social dominance and defeat



MPI of Neurobiology
Room NQ 105

Host: Johannes Larsch
27.04.2020 16:00
LMU Biocenter
EES Seminar Series

Virginie Courtier-Orgogozo
CNRS Paris, France

Evolution of Drosophila Bristles



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: Natascha Turetzek
04.05.2020 13:00
LMU Gene Center
Seminar Series (LMU)

Katrin Rittinger
Francis Crick Institute, London

tba



Gene Center Haus A
Lecture Hall 0.75

Host: GRK1721 / Karl-Peter Hopfner
04.05.2020 17:00
LMU Munich Center for Neuroscience (MCN)
Munich Neuroscience Lectures

David Dupret
University of Oxford; UK

Circuit dynamics of a memory representation in the hippocampus, and beyond



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 00.019

Host: Thomas Frank
05.05.2020 19:00
LMU Biocenter
Vortragsreihe: Wissenschaft für Jedermann

Laura Busse
Biozentrum der LMU

Neuronale Schaltkreise visueller Wahrnehmung - wie entsteht das Bild im Kopf?



Max Planck Institutes, T-Building
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Campus Martinsried
12.05.2020 17:15
LMU Biocenter, Insitut of Microbiology
Seminar Series (LMU)

Alexander Peschel
Universität Tübingen

Staphylococcal pathogens remodel surface glycopolmers to shape colonization and invasion capacities



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: Jürgen Lassak
15.05.2020 12:00
LMU Biocenter, Faculty of Biology
Keynote Seminar Series

Susanne Renner
Faculty of Biology, LMU

Watermelon domestication over the past 5000 years — insights from ancient DNA



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 00.019

Host: D. Leister / N. Gompel
26.05.2020 11:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry
Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series

Jack Taunton
UCSF, San Francisco, CA, USA

Tba



Max Planck Institutes, T-Building
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Brenda Schulman
26.05.2020 17:15
LMU Biocenter, Insitut of Microbiology
Seminar Series (LMU)

Enrica Bordignon
Universität Bochum

Spin-labeled nanobodies as conformational reporters of proteins in cellular membranes



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: Heinrich Jung
08.06.2020 16:00
LMU Biocenter
EES Seminar Series

Douglas Sheil
Norwegian University of Life Sciences

Forests and Water: Advances and Controversies



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: Jens Benöhr
19.06.2020 12:00
LMU Biocenter, Faculty of Biology
Keynote Seminar Series

Audrey Dussutour
CNRS & Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse

Learning and decision making in brainless organisms: evidence from slime molds



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 00.019

Host: M. Gorman / N. Gompel
20.06.2020 17:00
LMU Munich Center for Neuroscience (MCN)
Munich Neuroscience Lectures

Matteo Carandini
University College London (UCL), England

Organization of neural activity across the brain



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 00.019

Host: Benedikt Grothe
30.06.2020 17:15
LMU Biocenter, Institut of Microbiology
Seminar Series (LMU)

Karl Forchhammer
Universität Tübingen

Molecular mechanisms operating Carbon/Nitrogen homeostasis in Cyanobacteria



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: Kirsten Jung
03.07.2020 12:00
LMU Biocenter, Faculty of Biology
Keynote Seminar Series

Oliver Stegle
EMBL Heidelberg

tba



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 00.019

Host: W. Enard / N. Gompel
06.07.2020 17:00
LMU Munich Center for Neuroscience (MCN)
Munich Neuroscience Lectures

Christian Machens
Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown, Lisbon, Portugal

An alternative view of what neural circuits may be doing



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.019

Host: Andreas Herz
07.07.2020 17:15
LMU Biocenter, Institut of Microbiology
Seminar Series (LMU)

Katharina Riedel
Universität Greifswald

tba



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: Kirsten Jung
07.07.2020 19:00
Biomedical Center (BMC), LMU
Vortragsreihe: Wissenschaft für Jedermann

Barbara Schraml
Biomedizinisches Centrum (BMC)

Eindringlinge habt Acht! Wie das Immunsystem Keime erkennt



Max Planck Institutes, T-Building
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Campus Martinsried
24.07.2020 12:00
LMU Biocenter, Faculty of Biology
Keynote Seminar Series

Christian Rutz
University of St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland

Crafty crows, tropical islands, and the mystery of human technological evolution



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 00.019

Host: L. Busse / N. Gompel
21.09.2020 13:00
LMU Gene Center, Veit Hornung
Seminar Series (LMU)

Jonathan Kagen
Harvard Medical School

tba



Gene Center Haus A
Lecture Hall 0.75

Host: Veit Hornung
06.10.2020 19:00
Biomedical Center (BMC), LMU
Vortragsreihe: Wissenschaft für Jedermann

Jovica Ninkovic
Biomedizinisches Centrum (BMC)

Gehirn in Bestform: Stammzellen für Plastizität und Regeneration des Gehirns



Max Planck Institutes, T-Building
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Campus Martinsried
26.10.2020 17:00
LMU Biocenter, SFB 870

Matthieu Louis
UCSB, USA

tbn



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.019

Host: Ilona Grunwald Kadow
30.10.2020 11:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry
Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series

Robert Tjian
U.C.Berkeley, CA, USA

Tba



Max Planck Institutes, T-Building
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Adeline Mergoud dit Lamarche
02.11.2020 17:00
LMU Munich Center for Neuroscience (MCN)
Munich Neuroscience Lectures

Iain Couzin
MPI Animal Behavior Konstanz

The Geometry of Decision Making



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 00.019

Host: Ophelia Deroy
09.11.2020 17:00
LMU Biocenter, SFB 870

Robin Hiesinger
Freie Universität Berlin

tba



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.019

Host: Ilona Grunwald Kadow
01.12.2020 19:00
Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology
Vortragsreihe: Wissenschaft für Jedermann

Herwig Baier
Max-Planck-Institut für Neurobiologie

Gedanken lesen, Verhalten steuern - Fortschritte in der Hirnforschung



Max Planck Institutes, T-Building
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Campus Martinsried