Seminars a.a. 2020/2021

Due to limitations imposed by the pandemic, the PhD School has organized a series of seminars via Zoom ("Webinars"), see the list below and come back often for updates!

October 16, 2020, 12:00 pm: Dania Vecchia, IIT-Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, "Temporal Sharpening of Sensory Responses by Layer 5 in the Mouse Primary Somatosensory Cortex" flyer

October 21, 2020, 16:00: Wieland B. Huttner, Max Planck Institute for Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics Dresden, Germany, "Neural stem cells, human-specific genes, and neocortex expansion in development and human evolution" flyer

December 9, 2020, 17:00: Letizia Mariotti, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology,"A genetically identified class of premotor neurons coding for head movements in the Superior Colliculus" flyer

February 3, 2021, 17:00: L. Federico Rossi, PhD, Research Associate, CortexLab, University College London, UK, "Spatial connectivity matches direction selectivity in visual cortex" flyer

February 24, 2021, 17:00: Prof. Thomas Simmen, University of Alberta, Canada,"ROS Control of ER-Mitochondria Tethering and Ca2+ Flux" flyer

March 18, 2021, 17:00: Prof. Abigail Mackey, University of Copenhagen, "Key Components of Human Myofibre Denervation and Neuromuscular Junction  Stability are Modulated by Age and Exercise" flyer

March 25, 2021, 17:00: Prof. Harm Kampinga, University of Groningen, Netherlands, "Protein quality control and chaperones" flyer

April 15, 2021, 17:00: Prof. Maurício Krause, Instituto de Ciências Básicas da Saúde, "The role of Heat Shock proteins in disease and exercise" flyer

April 22, 2021, 17:00: Prof. Erika Fernandez Vizarra, University of Glasgow, "Respiratory chain supercomplexes in human mitochondria" flyer

April 29, 2021, 17:00: Prof. Alex Toker, Harvard Medical School, "Discovery, Mechanisms and Therapeutic Targeting of the PI3-Kinase/AKT Pathway in Cancer" flyer

May 6, 2021, 16:00: Prof. Andrea Mattevi, University of Pavia, "Structure and mechanisms of ROS generation in NADPH oxidases" flyer

May 6, 2021, 17:00: Prof. Karl-Heinz Krause, Faculty of Medicine University of Geneva Switzerland "NADPH oxidase NOX2 in the brain: from neuroregeneration to brain aging" flyer

May 13, 2021, 12:00: Prof. Elena Rugarli, Univeristy of Cologne, "CLUH and the post-transcriptional control of mitochondrial function" flyer

May 27, 2021, 13:00: Prof. Julio Cárdenas Matus, University of Chile, Title "Role of InsP3R-calcium signal in migration and invasion of cancer cells; new perspectives" flyer

June 24, 2021, 17:00: Prof. Stefano Pluchino, Univeristy of Cambridge, "Regenerative Neuroimmunology: a stem cell perspective" flyer

September 16, 2021, 17:00: Prof. Dr Edward Chouchani, Department of Cancer Biology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Title "Mechanisms of metabolite regulation over health and disease" flyer

November 18, 2021, 17:00: Prof. Julien Prudent, University of Cambridge MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit, Mitochondrial dynamics: from molecular mechanisms to the control of cell fate decisions

December 9, 2021, 17:00: Prof. Eija Pirinen, Univeristy of Helsinki, Finland, Nicotinamide riboside improves muscle mitochondrial biogenesis, satellite cell differentiation and gut microbiota composition in BMI-discordant twins

December 16, 2021, 17:00: Dott. Maya Schuldiner, Weizmann Institute of Sciences, "Staying in touch: Systematic identification of contact site tethers and residents uncovers molecular machinery for a contact between mitochondria and the nucleus in yeast" 



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