General Seminars
Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series
IMPRS Lecture Series
MPIB Seminar

22.10.2019 11:00
SFB 1064 Chromatin Dynamics
Seminar

Thomas Schalch
Department of Molecular and Cell biology, University of Leicester

Epigenetic Signalling Mechanisms in Heterochromatin



Biomedical Center (BMC)
N02.011

Host: Sigurd Braun
22.10.2019 13:00
LMU Biocenter, Faculty of Biology
Symposium

Dennis Nürnberg
Freie Universität Berlin

Oxygenic photosynthesis at its energy limit: Membrane and protein remodelling for growth in the near infrared



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: D. Leister
22.10.2019 13:40
LMU Biocenter, Faculty of Biology
Symposium

Sébastian Ferreira-Cerca
University of Regensburg

Illuminating the life and death of Ribosomes across the tree of life



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: D. Leister
22.10.2019 14:00
Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology
MPI of Neurobiology Seminar

David Northmore
Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences University of Delaware Newark, Delaware, USA

Could the Torus Longitudinalis be a Key to Understanding Visual Stability?



MPI of Neurobiology
Room NQ 105

Host: Inbal Shainer
22.10.2019 14:30
Munich Cluster for Systems Neurology (SyNergy)
Seminar

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

CANCELLED - Targeting neuroendocrine circuits for metabolic disease. Garcia Caceres: Emerging roles of astrocytes in metabolic control



Munich Cluster for Systems Neurology (SyNergy)
Center for Stroke and Dementia Research Large Seminar Room 8G U1 155

Host: Christian Haass
22.10.2019 14:40
LMU Biocenter, Faculty of Biology
Symposium

Dagmara Jakimowicz
University of Warschau

Unique features of chromosome organisation and segregation in actinobacteria



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: D. Leister
22.10.2019 15:20
LMU Biocenter
Symposium

Simon Ringgaard
Max Planck Institute of terrestrical Microbiology

The spatiotemporal organization and adaptation of bacteria



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: D. Leister
23.10.2019 10:00
LMU Biocenter
Symposium

Andreas Diepold
Max Planck Institute of terrestrical Microbiology Marburg

The dynamic function and adaptation of the bacterial type III secretion system - a blueprint for regulating bacterial processes in space and time



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: D. Leister
23.10.2019 10:40
LMU Biocenter
Symposium

Katharina Höfer
University of Heidelberg

Surprises in Bacterial RNA Biology - a New Role for an Old Coenzyme



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: D. Leister
23.10.2019 11:40
LMU Biocenter
Symposium

Martina Schrallhammer
University of Freiburg

Impact of symbionts: molecular, ecological and evolutionary consequences



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: D. Leister
24.10.2019 12:15
SFB 1054
Seminar Series

Jörg Renkawitz
Walter Brendel Zentrum München, BioMedical Center, LMU

Leukocyte Navigation Strategies: from Pore Choices to Microenvironmental Adaption



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N01.017

Host: Anne Krug
24.10.2019 15:00
Biomedical Center (BMC), LMU, Institut für Klinische Neuroimmunologie
Seminar Series

Felix Meissner
Experimental Systems Immunology, MPI of Biochemistry, München

Decoding Intercellular Immune Signaling Networks by Quantitative Proteomics



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N02.017

Host: Martin Kerschensteiner
24.10.2019 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Kathrin Lang
Technische Universität München

Expanding the genetic code – novel chemistries in living systems



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
25.10.2019 14:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Postdoc Association
Invited Speaker of the Postdocs

Samantha Morris
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, USA

New single-cell genomic technologies to dissect and enhance cell fate reprogramming



MPI of Biochemistry
T- building, Small Lecture Hall

Host: Postdoc Association
28.10.2019 10:30
Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience
Talk

Randolf Menzel
Freie Universität Berlin

Brain waves of the superorganism honeybee colony



LMU Biocenter
GSN Seminar Room D00.003

Host: Andreas Herz
28.10.2019 11:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry
Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series

Andreas Martin
HHMI, Berkeley, CA, USA

Watching a Fine-Tuned Molecular Machine at Work: Structural and Functional Studies of the 26S Proteasome.



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Karl Duderstadt
28.10.2019 13:00
LMU Gene Center, Eckhard Wolf
Seminar Series

Peter Cowan
St. Vincent's Hospital Melbourne

Xenotransplantation: finally close to the clinic?



Gene Center Haus A
Lecture Hall 0.75

Host: Eckhard Wolf
28.10.2019 18:00
Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience
Talk

Randolf Menzel
Freie Universität Berlin

The waggle dance of honeybees communicates locations, not only flight instruction



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.019

Host: Andreas Herz
31.10.2019 11:00
SFB 1064 Chromatin Dynamics
Seminar

Eva Hörmanseder
Institute of Epigenetics and Stem Cells (IES), Helmholtz Zentrum München

Epigenetic Barriers to Cell Fate Reprogramming



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N02.017

Host: Peter Becker
31.10.2019 12:15
SFB 1054
Seminar Series

Jean Pieters
University of Basel, Switzerland

A pathway towards tolerance: How to accept ‘self’ while fighting ‘foreign’



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N01.017

Host: Reinhard Obst
31.10.2019 14:00
Biomedical Center (BMC), LMU

Alejandro Chavez
Columbia University, Department of Pathology

Technologies to Speed the Rate of Biological Discovery



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N01.017

Host: Stefan Stricker
31.10.2019 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Michael Sattler
Technische Universität München

Integrative structural biology of dynamic protein-RNA interactions in gene regulation



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
04.11.2019 11:00
Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience
Talk

Dinu Patirniche
Computational Neuroscience, LMU

Neuronal Telecommunication. Let there be Light!



LMU Biocenter
GSN Seminar Room D00.003

Host: Andreas Herz
04.11.2019 14:00
Munich Cluster for Systems Neurology (SyNergy)
Seminar

Hermann M. Schaetzl
Calgary Prion Research Unit, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Calgary, Canada

Prion infections: From molecular biology to therapy and prophylaxis



Munich Cluster for Systems Neurology (SyNergy)
Center for Stroke and Dementia Research Large Seminar Room 8G U1 155

Host: Stefan Lichtenthaler
04.11.2019 18:00
LMU Biocenter
Munich Neuroscience Lectures

Hopi Hoekstra
Harvard University

The genetic and neural basis of behavioral evolution



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 00.019

Host: Mark Hübener
05.11.2019 10:30
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry
Talk

Cesar Rodriguez-Emmenegger
DWI - Leibniz-Institut für Interaktive Materialien e.V., Aachen

Cell-membrane mimics beyond liposomes



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

Host: Petra Schwille
05.11.2019 11:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, SFB 1064 Chromatin Dynamics –
Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series

Hiten Madhani
University of California, San Francisco, USA

Epigenetic memory over geological timescales



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Sigurd Braun
05.11.2019 19:00
Campus Martinsried
Vortragsreihe: Wissenschaft für Jedermann

Martin Spitaler
Max-Planck-Institut für Biochemie

Vom Durchblick zur Einsicht: Wie Lichtmikroskopie erhellt, was uns im Innersten zusammenhält



Max Planck Institutes, T-Building
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Christiane Menzfeld
06.11.2019 11:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry
Seminar

Alistair N. Boettiger
Stanford University, School of Medicine, Stanford CA, US

Visualizing Effects of Chromatin Nanostructure on Gene Expression.



MPI of Biochemistry
Small Lecture Hall

Host: Jürg Müller
06.11.2019 17:00
LMU Biocenter

Christoph Klöckner
Patent- und Rechtsanwaltskanzlei

Patent or Perish - Intellectual Property as an Opportunity for Scientists



LMU Biocenter
Room G00.031

Host: LSM
07.11.2019 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Ruben Portugues
MPI of Neurobiology

Sensorimotor control in larval zebrafish



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
13.11.2019 13:00
Biomedical Center (BMC), LMU

Darcie Moore
Department of Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Proteostatic control of quiescence exit in neural stem cells



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N01.017

Host: Magdalena Götz
13.11.2019 17:00
LMU Biocenter
Talk

Noémie Becker
Institute of Evolutionary Biology-LMU

Plasmids are driving me crazy - Genomics and evolution of Borrelia bacteria



LMU Biocenter
Room G00.031

Host: LSM
14.11.2019 11:00
Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology
Invited Speaker of the PhDs

Richard Morris
University of Edinburgh

The making and keeping of memory



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Annet Glas
14.11.2019 14:00
Biomedical Center (BMC), LMU

Francesco Cecconi
Danish Cancer Society Research Center

Autophagy regulation and its role in cell division



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N01.017

Host: Magdalena Götz
14.11.2019 14:00
Biomedical Center (BMC), LMU, Institut für Klinische Neuroimmunologie
Seminar Series

Jeffrey Bennett
Departments of Neurology & Ophthalmology, Programs in Neuroscience & Immunolgy, University of Colorado School of Medicine

Unraveling Auto-antibody Pathology in Neuromyelitis Optica



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N02.017

Host: Edgar Meinl
14.11.2019 15:00
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry
Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series

Anja Groth
Biotech Research and Innovation Centre (BRIC), University of Copenhagen, DK

Chromatin Replication and Epigenome Maintenance.



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Julia Bittmann
14.11.2019 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Don Lamb
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität

Quantitative fluorescence: Powerful ways of illuminating your world



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
18.11.2019 13:00
LMU Gene Center, AG Imhof
Seminar Series

Shelley L. Berger
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

tba



Gene Center Haus A
Lecture Hall 0.75

Host: QBM/Anuroop Venkateswaran Venkatasubramani
18.11.2019 16:00
LMU Biocenter
EES Seminar Series

Alistair Mc Gregor
Oxford Brookes University, UK

tba



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: Natascha Turetzek
18.11.2019 18:00
LMU Biocenter, RTG 2175, GSN
Munich Neuroscience Lectures

Margaret McCarthy
University of Maryland

tba



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 00.019

Host: neuro.gender, RTG 21745, GSN
21.11.2019 12:15
SFB 1054
Seminar Series
Canceled

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Klaus Okkenhaug
University of Cambridge, UK

t.b.a.



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N01.017

Host: Dietmar Zehn
21.11.2019 14:00
Biomedical Center (BMC), LMU

Dominik Paquet
Institute for Stroke and Dementia Research (ISD), University Hospital, LMU Munich

Human iPSC-derived brain tissue models to investigate neurodegenerative and -vascular disorders



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N01.017

Host: Magdalena Götz
21.11.2019 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Jürgen Cox
MPI of Biochemistry

Computational proteomics



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
25.11.2019 17:00
Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience
Talk

Adrienne Fairhall
University of Washington, Seattle

Decoding Complex Representations in Dopamine



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.019

Host: Talking Science team
26.11.2019 13:00
Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience
Talk

Adrienne Fairhall
University of Washington, Seattle

The State of Theory in Neuroscience, Open discussion



LMU Biocenter
GSN Seminar Room D00.003

Host: Talking Science team
26.11.2019 17:00
Munich Cluster for Systems Neurology (SyNergy)
Seminar

Lena Burbulla
Department of Neurology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, USA

Dopamine oxidation mediates convergence of mitochondrial and lysosomal dysfunction in Parkinson's disease



Munich Cluster for Systems Neurology (SyNergy)
Center for Stroke and Dementia Research Large Seminar Room 8G U1 155

Host: Christian Haass
27.11.2019 17:00
LMU Biocenter

Tamara Mikeladze Dvali
Institute of Cell and Developmental Biology-LMU

Regulation of centrosome dynamics by PCMD-1



LMU Biocenter
Room G00.031

Host: LSM
28.11.2019 12:15
SFB 1054
Seminar Series

Ananda Goldrath
University of California San Diego, USA

t.b.a.



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N01.017

Host: Dietmar Zehn
28.11.2019 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Irina Dudanova
MPI of Neurobiology

Circuit mechanisms of Huntington‘s disease



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
02.12.2019 17:15
LMU Gene Center, QBM
Seminar Series

Stefan Raunser
MPI of Molecular Physiology, Dortmund

The power of cryo-EM to elucidate biological mechanisms



Technische Universität München, Department of Physics
Ivar-Ugi-Hörsaal, CH22.210

Host: GRK1721 / QBM
02.12.2019 18:00
LMU Biocenter
Munich Neuroscience Lectures

Nicky Clayton & Clive Wilkins
Cambridge University

The seven myths of memory



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 00.019

Host: Mark Hübener
03.12.2019 19:00
Campus Martinsried
Vortragsreihe: Wissenschaft für Jedermann

Edgar Meinl
Biomedical Center (BMC), LMU

Multiple Sklerose und verwandte Erkrankungen: Angriff des Immunsystems auf das Gehirn



Max Planck Institutes, T-Building
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Henrike Klinker
05.12.2019 14:00
Biomedical Center (BMC), LMU

Matteo Bergami
CECAD Forschungszentrum, Universitätsklinikum Köln

Mitochondrial network dynamics in reactive astrocytes



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N01.017

Host: Magdalena Götz
05.12.2019 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Jürgen Plitzko
MPI of Biochemistry

Behind the scenes of cryo-electron tomography or how can structural biology be carried out in situ?



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
09.12.2019 16:00
LMU Biocenter
EES Seminar Series

Julien Gagneur
Technical University of Munich, Germany

tba



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: Noémie Becker
09.12.2019 18:00
LMU Biocenter, RTG 2175
Munich Neuroscience Lectures

Ken Miller
Columbia University in the City of New York

tba



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 00.019

Host: Simon Renner, RTG 2175, Busse AG
11.12.2019 17:00
LMU Biocenter

Alexandra Bohne
Institute of Molecular Plant Science-LMU

Control of Chloroplast Gene Expression by RNA Binding Proteins



LMU Biocenter
Room G00.031

Host: LSM
12.12.2019 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Karl Duderstadt
MPI of Biochemistry

Imaging the dynamics of the molecular machines that reshape and remake chromosomes



MPI of Biochemistry
Small Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
16.12.2019 13:00
LMU Gene Center

Micha Drukker
Helmholtz Zentrum

tba



Gene Center Haus A
Lecture Hall 0.75

Host: Eckhard Wolf
16.12.2019 16:00
LMU Biocenter
EES Seminar Series

Aurelien Tellier
Technical University of Munich, Germany

tba



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: Prof. Jochen Wolf
18.12.2019 14:00
Biomedical Center (BMC), LMU

Vijay Adusumilli
DZNE Dresden

REDOX STATUS DEFINES CELLULAR STATES OF ADULT HIPPOCAMPAL STEM CELLS IN MICE



Biomedical Center (BMC)
Room N01.017

Host: Magdalena Götz
09.01.2020 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Veit Hornung
Gene Center, LMU

TBA



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
13.01.2020 13:00
LMU Gene Center, Julian Stingele
Seminar Series

Matthias Altmeyer
University of Zurich

Charting cellular responses to genotoxic stress: A tale of PARP inhibitors and their mechanism(s) of action



Gene Center Haus A
Lecture Hall 0.75

Host: Julian Stingele
15.01.2020 17:00
LMU Biocenter

Stylianos Michalakis
Department of Ophthalmology-LMU

Developing Gene Therapies for Blinding Eye Disorders



LMU Biocenter
Room G00.031

Host: LSM
16.01.2020 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Christian Haass
DZNE, LMU

Can we prevent Alzheimer’s disease?



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
20.01.2020 16:00
LMU Biocenter
EES Seminar Series

Björn Benning
Oberösterreichisches Landmuseum Linz, Austria

tba



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: Carolin Haug
22.01.2020 17:00
LMU Biocenter

Sabine Bachmeier
Institute of Genetics-LMU

TBC



LMU Biocenter
Room G00.031

Host: LSM
23.01.2020 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Angelika Harbauer
MPI of Neurobiology

Mitochondrial health maintenance in axons



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
27.01.2020 16:00
LMU Biocenter
EES Seminar Series

Peter Kraiczy
Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany

tba



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: John Parsch
29.01.2020 17:00
LMU Biocenter

Joachim Haug
Institute of Zoology-LMU

TBC



LMU Biocenter
Room G00.031

Host: LSM
30.01.2020 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Julian Stingele
Gene Center, LMU

DNA-protein crosslink repair: Proteases as DNA repair enzymes



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
03.02.2020 13:00
LMU Gene Center

Philip Kranzusch
Harvard Medical School

tba



Gene Center Haus A
Lecture Hall 0.75

Host: Veit Hornung/CRC-Transregio 237
03.02.2020 16:00
LMU Biocenter
EES Seminar Series

Virginie Courtier-Orgogozo
CNRS Paris, France

tba



LMU Biocenter
Lecture Hall B 01.027

Host: Natascha Turetzek
06.02.2020 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Andreas Ladurner
Biomedical Center, LMU

Dissecting regulatory protein-metabolite interactions in the control of gene expression



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
13.02.2020 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Magdalena Götz
Biomedical Center, LMU

Novel mechanisms of neurogenesis and their use for repair



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
20.02.2020 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Thomas Frank
MPI of Neurobiology

Olfactory plasticity



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
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
12.03.2020 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Marc Schmidt-Supprian
Technische Universität München

TBA



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
19.03.2020 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Fabiana Perocchi
Helmholtz Zentrum

TBA



MPI of Biochemistry
Large Lecture Hall

Host: Ingrid Wolf
26.03.2020 17:00
IMPRS
IMPRS Lecture Series

Miguel Angel Penalva-Soto
MCIB, Madrid (Spain)

TBA



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
04.05.2020 13:00
LMU Gene Center
Seminar Series

Katrin Rittinger
Francis Crick Institute, London

tba



Gene Center Haus A
Lecture Hall 0.75

Host: GRK1721 / Karl-Peter Hopfner
21.09.2020 13:00
LMU Gene Center, Veit Hornung
Seminar Series

Jonathan Kagen
Harvard Medical School

tba



Gene Center Haus A
Lecture Hall 0.75

Host: Veit Hornung