Seminars & events

Next seminar: Miguel Soares, Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Portugal 

Evolutionary loss of the α1,3-galactosyltransferase (α1,3GT/GGTA1) Gene Is Associated with Enhanced Resistance to Pathogens

Thursday 16. 10. 2017, 11:30 - 12:30


Room E07.3347.a (old numbering:7172) - CMU, otherwise indicated


04.09.2017  Bavesh Kana. Witwatersrand University (South Africa)

Can peptidoglycan remodeling reveal novel drug targets and probe for phenotypic complexity in sputum-derived mycobacteria?

 PL  Kana
11.09.2017  Elisa Galli, Institute for Integrative Biology of the Cell (I2BC), Université Paris-Saclay, CEA, Université Paris Sud, Gif sur Yvette,

Cell division licensing in Vibrio cholerae, a bacterium with a divided genome 

 BF  Galli
02.10.2017 Davide Losa, Department of Physiology and Metabolism, CMU Biogenesis of "public goods" and membrane vesicles in biofilm: an explosive “Staph”  PV  
09.10.2017 Martin Pilhofer, ETHZ, Zürich  

Structure, function, and evolution of bacterial contractile injection systems 

 PV Pilhofer
16.10.2017 Miguel Soares, Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Portugal Evolutionary loss of the α1,3-galactosyltransferase (α1,3GT/GGTA1) Gene Is Associated with Enhanced Resistance to Pathogens  David Dubois & PhD students   Soares
30.10.2017 Dr. Pietro Alano Dipartimento di Malattie Infettive Istituto Superiore di Sanità 00161 Roma, Italy Low profile and hideouts in the transmission strategy of Plasmodium falciparum  DSF & MB  
06.11.2017 Laure Weisskopf, Université Fribourg  to be communicated  PV  
13.11.2017 Olivier Vandenberg  to be communicated  JS  
20.11.2017  Christian Lesterlin, Molecular Microbiology and Structural Biochemistry, Cell-to-cell DNA transfer in Bacteria, Lyon   PV  
27.11.2017  Cécile Morlot, Pneumococcus Group, Institut de Biologie Structurale, Grenoble    PV  
04.12.2017 Shawna McCallin. DMF, Unil  to be communicated  PL  
11.12.2017 Prof. Inari Kursula, Academy of Finland, Department of Biomedicine, University of Bergen, Norway Hybrid structural biology towards a molecular picture of the apicomplexan glideosome  DSF  
  END OF YEAR      
08.01.2018  Jörg Jores, Vetsuisse Faculty, Univeristy of Bern    PV  
15.01.2018 Gabriel Waksman, Department of Biological Sciences, Institute of Structural Biology, Birkbeck University of London to be communicated PL  
22.01.2018  Pilar Junier,  Laboratory of Microbiology, Neuchatel    PV  
29.01.2018  Module bactériologie      
05.02.2018 Tracy Palmer, University Dundee to be communicated PL  
12.02.2018 Module bactériologie      
19.02.2018 Jean-Francois Collet, Université catholique de Louvain  to be communicated  PV  
26.02.2018 module bactériologie      
04.06.2018 Paul Hoskisson   PV  

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