Current and Past Seminars

Seminars 2020


Past seminars 2019

20. November 2019
Prof. Dr. Seward B. Rutkove
Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
“Electrical impedance myography for assessing skeletal muscle: challenges and opportunities”

4. November 2019
Prof. Thomas Elbenhardt Jensen
University of Copenhagen
Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports
Section of Molecular Physiology, Muscle Growth and Metabolism Group
“Illuminating the Molecular Switches regulating Muscle Stress Adaptation “

Past seminars 2018

26.11. 2018
Prof. Dr. Anna Fejtova
Professur für Molekulare Psychiatrie, Universitätsklinikum Erlangen
“Role of CtBP1 in the regulation of synaptic transmission”

28. 05.2018
Prof. Sigmar Stricker
Institut für Chemie und Biochemie, Freie Universität Berlin
„Fate and Function of Developmental Fibro-Adipogenic Progenitor Cells“

Past seminars 2017

Prof. Dr. Hala Zreiqat, PhD
Australian Research Council Trainings Center for Innovative Bio-Technologies
The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
„Novel synthetic Approach for Musculoskeletal BioEngineering”

Dr. Martin Gregor, PhD
Institute of Molecular Genetics, Laboratory of Integrative Biology
Prague, Czech Republic
‘Intermediate Filaments in Cell Migration: The governing role of Plectin’

Sitzung des Zentrum für Neuromuskuläre Erkrankungen Byern-Mitte
Ernst Freiberger-sen. Hörsaal Kopfkliniken, Erlangen

Prof. Dr. Andreas Dendorfer
Walter-Brendel-Zentrum, München
‘Heart in a dish: a stable in vitro model of continuously beating human myocardium’

Prof. Boris Martinac, PhD
Head of Mechanobiology Laboratory, VictVictor Chang Cardiac Research Institute (VCCRI), Sydney, AustraliaVictor Chang Cardiac Research Institute
‘Recent insights into TRPC6 mechanosensitivity and cardiac hypertrophy: A calmodulin hypothesis’

Heinz Jungbluth, MD, PhD
Reader and Consultant in Paediatric Neurology, Children’s Neuroscience Centre
Newcomen Centre at St Thomas’, St Thomas’ Hospital, London
‘RYR1-assoziierte Myopathien – ein weites Spektrum neuromuskulärer Erkrankungen im Kindes- und Erwachsenenalter’

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Past seminars 2016

Prof. Stewart I Head
School of Medcial Sciences, Department of Physiology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
A Two-stage model of skeletal muscle necrosis in muscular dystrophy: the role of fibre branching in the terminal stages

Prof. Harald Herrmann
German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany, Section of Structural Biology
‘Desmin intermediate filament pathology in striated muscle disorders: lessons from structural biology’

Past seminars 2015

Prof. Lars Larsson, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, basic and clinical muscle biology group
‘Machine-induced Sickness: Breathing and Limb Muscle Dysfunction by Course of Mechanical Ventilation during Critical Illness – Specific Mechanisms and Ways out’