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

27
March
2015

12:00

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Łukasz Jan Kiełpiński

Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Novel methods for massive parallel sequencing based RNA structure determination

Host: Prof. Janusz Bujnicki

26
March
2015

9:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Maria Sundvik, PhD

Neuroscience Center, Institute of Biomedicine, Anatomy University of Helsinki

Regulation of wake active neurons in zebrafish, Danio rerio

Host: Prof. Jacek Kuźnicki

19
March
2015

9:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Jacek Jaworski

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

Exploring new options for tuberous sclerosis treatment

Host:

12
March
2015

9:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Przemysław Juszczyński

Institute of Hematology and Transfusion Medicine, Warsaw

B-cell receptor signaling and thioredoxin-dependent, p300-mediated acetylation modulate proapoptotic FOXO1 activity in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma: biological underpinnings for targeted therapeutic intervention

Host: Prof. Marta Miączyńska

26
February
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Christopher Antos, PhD

DFG-Center for Regenerative Therapies Dresden (CRTD)

The calcium-regulated phosphatase calcineurin controls proportional growth of regenerating zebrafish appendages

Host: Prof. Jacek Kuźnicki

23
February
2015

16:30

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Robert Szoszkiewicz

Physics Dept., Kansas State University

Using single molecule AFM methods to find and characterize folding intermediates of a simple model protein

Host: Prof. Janusz Bujnicki

12
February
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr. Izabela Szczerbal

Department of Genetics and Animal Breeding, University of Life Sciences in Poznan

Nuclear architecture and its role in gene regulation in mammalian cells

Host: Prof. Marta Miączyńska

05
February
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr. Magdalena Król

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Physiological Sciences, Warsaw University of Life Sciences

IIMCB Special Series "Frontiers of Polish Biosciences": Tumor associated macrophages - the light side or the dark side of the Force?

Host: Prof. Marta Miączyńska

29
January
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Jerzy Dobrucki

Division of Cell Biophysics, Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University, Kraków

Super-resolution (sub-diffraction) optical microscopy and its applications in studies of structure of the cell nucleus, and DNA damage and repair

Host: Prof. Marta Miączyńska

22
January
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Grzegorz Sienski, PhD

Institute of Molecular Biotechnology - IMBA, Vienna, Austria

Nuclear small RNAs orchestrate transcriptional silencing of transposons

Host: Prof. Janusz Bujnicki

15
January
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Kvido Strisovsky, PhD

Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic

Intramembrane proteolytic systems - mechanisms and biological roles

Host: Dr hab. Marcin Nowotny

08
January
2015

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Anna Marusiak, PhD

Cancer Research UK, Manchester Institute, The University of Manchester

Mixed Lineages Kinases (MLKs): novel mediators of resistance to targeted therapies in melanoma

Host: Prof. Marta Miączyńska

18
December
2014

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Paweł Zawadzki, PhD

David Sherratt's Lab, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford

Super-resolution microscopy and single-molecule FRET perspective on chromosome segregation in Escherichia coli

Host: Marcin Nowotny

11
December
2014

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Jean Gruenberg

Biochemistry Department, University of Geneva, Switzerland

Endosomal lipids in trafficking and signalling

Host: Prof. Marta Miączyńska

20
November
2014

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Izabela Sumara, PhD

Institute of Genetics and Molecular and Cellular Biology (IGBMC) Illkirch, France

Mitotic ubiquitination pathways

Host: Prof. Marta Miączyńska

23
October
2014

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr. Franck Perez

Department of Cell Biology, Institut Curie / CNRS Paris, France

Systematic analysis of Golgi-dependent secretion in mammalian cells

Host: Prof. Marta Miączyńska

21
October
2014

10:30

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Professor Paul Wyatt

Head of Drug Discovery Unit, College of Life Sciences, University of Dundee, UK

The discovery of therapeutics for neglected diseases and the translation of novel biology through small molecule drug discovery

Host: Katarzyna Kamińska

16
October
2014

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Prof. Peter Rehling

University Medical Centre Goettingen, Germany

Biogenesis of mitochondrial membrane protein complexes

Host: Prof. Agnieszka Chacińska

09
October
2014

09:15

IIMCB, lecture hall 012

Dr. Darren Gilmour

European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) Heidelberg, Germany

Novel Signaling Mechanisms Controlling Collective Cell Migration

Host: Prof. Marta Miączyńska