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08
July
2016

12:00

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Danny Barash

Department of Computer Science, Ben-Gurion University, Israel

Computational riboswitch detection using inverse RNA folding

Host: Prof. Janusz M. Bujnicki

09
June
2016

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Raúl Méndez de la Iglesia

Institute for Research in Biomedicine - IRB Barcelona

The CPEB-family of RNA-binding proteins, mechanisms of action and new functions in cell cycle and cancer

Host: Cecilia Lanny Winata

02
June
2016

15:00

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Piotr Sicinski

Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

Cell cycle machinery in development and in cancer

Host: Do Science

19
May
2016

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Jose Luis García Pérez, PhD

MRC Human Genetics Unit, Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine (IGMM), University of Edinburgh, UK

LINE-1 retrotransposition in Fanconi Anemia patients

Host: Prof. Marcin Nowotny

12
May
2016

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr. Ludger Johannes

Institute Curie, Paris, France

Building endocytic pits with glycosphingolipids and lectins: implication for cell polarity and persistent cell migration

Host: Prof. Marta Miączyńska

06
May
2016

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr. Nica Borgese

CNR Institute for Neuroscience, Milano, Italy

Getting membrane proteins on and off the shuttle bus between the ER and the Golgi Complex

Host: Prof. Marta Miączyńska

28
April
2016

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Dr. Abel Viejo-Borbolla

Institute of Virology, Hannover Medical School, Germany

Immune and neuromodulation mediated by varicella zoster virus

Host: Prof. Jacek Kuźnicki

22
April
2016

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Toni Gabaldon

Bioinformatics and Genomics Programme, Centre for Genomic Regulation, Universitat Pompeu, Institució Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avançats

From evolution to function: exploiting genomic evolution to understand biological processes

Host: Leszek Pryszcz

21
April
2016

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Michal Pawlak, PhD

Laboratory of Zebrafish Developmental Genomics, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw, Poland

The emerging use of zebrafish to model liver injury and repair

Host:

14
April
2016

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Alicja Koscielny

Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw, Poland

Role of adaptor complex AP2 in formation of dendritic arbors of hippocampal neurons

Host:

31
March
2016

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr Malgorzata Figiel

Laboratory of Protein Structure, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw, Poland

HIV-1 reverse transcriptase: substrate configuration and generation of the polypurine tract

Host:

24
March
2016

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Jan Zylicz, PhD

Curie Institute, Research Center, Paris, France

Chromatin dynamics and its role in regulating early mouse development

Host: Prof. Marcin Nowotny & Prof. Marta Miączyńska

17
March
2016

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr. Sebastian Glatt

Max Planck Research Group Leader, Malopolska Centre of Biotechnology (MCB), Jagiellonian University

Lost in translation - Revisiting the tRNA wobble base position

Host: Marcin Nowotny

10
March
2016

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr. Elizabeth Patton

MRC Human Genetics Unit, Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

Chemical-Genetics of the Melanocyte Lineage in Development and Melanoma in Zebrafish

Host: Prof. Jacek Kuźnicki & Prof. Agnieszka Chacińska

25
February
2016

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Rita Drumond Mateus, PhD

Department of Biochemistry, University of Geneva

Understanding the physics and cell biology of zebrafish reflectors

Host: Lidia Wolińska-Nizioł

18
February
2016

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Ian Collinson

Professor of Biochemistry and Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator, University of Bristol, UK

An ATP-driven Brownian ratchet mechanism for protein translocation

Host: Prof. Agnieszka Chacińska

29
January
2016

09:15 (2 x ~30 min)

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Nana Voitenko & Prof. Pavel Belan

Head of Laboratory of Sensory Signaling, Deputy Director of Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology NASU, Kiev, Ukraine & Head of Laboratory of Molecular Biophysics, Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology NASU, Kiev, Ukraine

'AMPA receptor trafficking in persistent pain' & 'New approaches in studies of molecular mechanisms of cellular signaling'

Host: Prof. Jacek Kuźnicki

28
January
2016

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Leszek Pryszcz

Laboratory of Zebrafish Developmental Genomics, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw

Hybrid nature of pathogenic fungi

Host:

28
January
2016

16:00

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Paweł Dobrzański

Cephalon, Inc.

The Many Faces of JAK2 Inhibitors

Host: Filip Stefaniak

21
January
2016

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr. Pirta Hotulainen

University of Helsinki, Finland

Actin in neurons: connecting dynamics to function

Host: Prof. Jacek Kuźnicki

17
December
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Dr. András Dinnyés

General Director, BioTalentum Ltd., Gödöllo, Hungary, Szent István University, Gödöllo, Hungary, Utrecht University, the Netherlands

Patient specific induced pluripotent stem cells: expectations and potential pitfalls

Host: Prof. Jacek Kuźnicki

16
December
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr Ewa Paluch

MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology, University College London, UK

Cell surface mechanics across scales, from molecular processes to cell-scale morphogenesis

Host: Prof. Marta Miączyńska

04
December
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Stefan Feske, M.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Pathology New York University School of Medicine New York, USA

CRAC channels in immune regulation of infection and autoimmunity

Host: Prof. Jacek Kuźnicki

26
November
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr. Haley Wyatt

The Crick Institute, UK

Elucidating the molecular mechanisms of SLX4-nuclease complexes in DNA repair

Host: Marcin Nowotny

19
November
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr. Grzegorz Kudla

Human Genetics Unit MRC, Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine The University of Edinburgh

Surveying genotype-phenotype landscapes within genes

Host: Marcin Nowotny

05
November
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr Vicki Gold

Max Planck Institute of Biophysics, Frankfurt, Germany

In situ analysis of protein transport supercomplexes

Host: Prof. Agnieszka Chacińska

29
October
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Lidia Wróbel

Laboratory of Mitochondrial Biogenesis, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Warsaw

Traffic jam at the mitochondrial gate

Host:

22
October
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr Martin Reijns

Human Genetics Unit MRC, Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine The University of Edinburgh

Ribonucleotides in DNA: the good, the bad and the ugly

Host: Marcin Nowotny

19
October
2015

12:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Carla Koehler

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California Los Angeles, USA

Modeling mitochondrial diseases in zebrafish

Host: Prof. Agnieszka Chacińska

15
October
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr. Laurentius Holtzer

Department of Biochemistry, University of Geneva

The role of Bmp signaling in controlling outgrowth of the zebrafish pectoral fin

Host: Prof. Marta Miączyńska

03
September
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Desirazu Narasimha Rao

Department of Biochemistry Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

Helicobacter pylori Restriction Modification systems: Role(s) beyond genome protection

Host: Prof. Janusz M. Bujnicki

31
August
2015

10:00

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Xiaodong Cheng

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

On the Mechanisms of Generation, Recognition, and Erasure (GRE) of DNA 5mC and Thymine Oxidations

Host: Prof. Janusz M. Bujnicki

31
August
2015

11:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr. Valakunja Nagaraja

Department Microbiology and Cell Biology, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Topoisomerases and topology modulation: structural and functional insights

Host: Prof. Janusz M. Bujnicki

24
August
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Barry Stoddard

Division of Basic Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA

Engineering proteins and genomes for research and medicine

Host: Prof. Janusz M. Bujnicki

18
August
2015

10:00

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Andrzej Kudlicki, Ph. D.

Sealy Center for Molecular Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston, TX, USA

Can cells count? - transcriptional regulation in development and beyond

Host: Prof. Janusz M. Bujnicki

23
July
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr. Karolina Szczepanowska

CECAD Research Center, University of Cologne, Germany

CLPP protease - an intriguing player in biogenesis of ribosomes in mammalian mitochondria

Host: Prof. Agnieszka Chacińska

02
July
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr. Maciej Maciejczyk

Laboratory of Bioinformatics and Protein Engineering, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw

SimDNA: A computational method for DNA folding simulation and DNA 3D structure prediction

Host:

26
June
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Gong Zhiyuan

Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore

Inducible Transgenic Zebrafish for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: an excellent model for investigation of tumor initiation and microenvironment

Host: Cecilia Lanny Winata

25
June
2015

09:30

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Krzysztof Pyrć, PhD

1) Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology and 2) Laboratory of Virology and ABSL3 Animal Facility, The Malopolska Centre of Biotechnology Jagiellonian University, Krakow

Early steps of viral infection

Host: Prof. Marta Miączyńska

18
June
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Jerzy Paszkowski

The Sainsbury Laboratory, University of Cambridge, UK

Genetic determinants of epigenetic switches

Host: Prof. Janusz Bujnicki

11
June
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Paulina Sakowska, MSc

Laboratory of Mitochondrial Biogenesis, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Warsaw

Mitochondrial contact site and cristae organizing system (MICOS) – biogenesis and regulation

Host:

01
June
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr. Tatjana Sauka-Spengler

Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford

Assembling gene regulatory circuits controlling specific embryonic cell populations in vivo using systems level strategies

Host: Cecilia L. Winata

28
May
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Margot Thome

Department of Biochemistry, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Malt1 signaling in the immune response and lymphomagenesis

Host: Prof. Marta Miączyńska

07
May
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Thomas Fricke, PhD

Laboratory of Structural Biology - International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology and Department of Microbiology and Immunology - Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York City

Characterizing the Role of CPSF6 in HIV-1 Infection

Host:

23
April
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Honorata Czapińska, PhD

Laboratory of Structural Biology, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology

Structural studies of restriction - modification systems

Host:

20
April
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Kelvin Lau, PhD

Life Sciences Institute, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

Binding and Structural Studies of the Ryanodine Receptor

Host: Prof. Matthias Bochtler

16
April
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

M. Madan Babu, PhD

MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK

The contribution of intrinsically disordered regions to protein function, cellular complexity and human diseases

Host: Prof. Janusz Bujnicki

16
April
2015

14:00

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dorota Niedziałek, PhD

Department of Physics, Imperial College London

Modelling Fundamental Processes in Organic Photovoltaic Devices - S. Lem and S. Ulam reunited

Host: Prof. Janusz Bujnicki

02
April
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Grzegorz Chojnowski, PhD

Laboratory of Bioinformatics and Protein Engineering, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw

RNA Masonry. Developing new methods for RNA structure determination and analysis

Host:

30
March
2015

10:00

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Bharat Madan, PhD

Laboratory of Bioinformatics and Protein Engineering, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw

Modulation of Green Fluorescent Protein Folding Kinetics through Beta-turn Design

Host: Prof. Janusz Bujnicki