Program

Program

Scientific Symposium

Unbenanntes Dokument
09.00 – 09.10   Welcome Address
Prof. Dr. Erich Nigg, Director Biozentrum, University of Basel
     
Session I   Chair: Prof. Dr. Howard Riezman
     
09.10 – 09.40   Biogenesis and architecture of mitochondria
Prof. Dr. Klaus Pfanner, Institute for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Freiburg
09.40 – 10.10   Role for mitochondrial quality control during yeast cell division in aging
Prof. Dr. Liza Pon, Department of Pathology and Cell Biology, Columbia University, New York
10.10 – 10.40   Modulating mitochondrial protein translocation with small
molecule modulators

Prof. Dr. Carla Koehler, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Los Angeles
10.40 – 11.10   Coffee Break
     
Session II   Chair: Prof. Dr. Susan Gasser
     
11.10 – 11.40  

Half century of scientific wandering – judgment, respect, freedom, luck, serendipity and joy
Prof. Dr. Nathan Nelson, Faculty of Life Sciences, Tel Aviv University

11.40 – 12.10   Lipid homeostasis and function
Prof. Dr. Howard Riezman, Department of Biochemistry,
University of Geneva
12.10 – 13.30   Lunch
     
Session III   Chair: Prof. Dr. Anne Spang
     
13.30 – 14.00   Should I stay or should I go: Turnover of membrane identity in the endosomal system by phosphoinositide conversion
Prof. Dr. Volker Haucke, FMP – Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare
Pharmakologie, Freie Universität Berlin
14.00 – 14.30   How eukaryotic cells make their ribosomes
Prof. Dr. Ed Hurt, Biochemistry Center, Heidelberg University
14.30 – 15.00   How the proteasome selects its targets: Is there a second code?
Prof. Dr. Andreas Matouschek, Department of Chemistry, The University of Texas at Austin
15.00 – 15.30   Coffee Break
     
Session IV   Chair: Prof. Dr. Michael N. Hall
     
15.30 – 16.00   Endothelial junctions: Gate keepers of leukocyte trafficking
Prof. Dr. Dietmar Vestweber, Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine, Münster
16.00 – 16.30   Visualization of intracellular trace element dynamics
Prof. Dr. Sabeeha Merchant, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Los Angeles
     
Science, Art and Society
     
17.00 – 17.05   Welcome Address
Prof. Dr. Erich Nigg, Director Biozentrum, University of Basel
17.05 – 17.15   Music
Kamilla Schatz, violinist
Gérard Wyss, pianist
17.15 – 17.35   Jeff Schatz: A life in science
Prof. Dr. Susan Gasser, Director Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research, Basel
17.35 – 18.05   Jeff Schatz the man and citizen of science
Prof. Dr. Randy Schekman, Nobel Prize Laureate, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley
18.05 – 18.20   Reading “Postdoc” and other works of Gottfried Schatz
Prof. Dr. Hans Hollmann, Stage Director, Basel
18.20 – 18.30   Music
Kamilla Schatz, violinist
Gérard Wyss, pianist
18.30 – 19.30   Apéro
     
Dinner
 
19.30   Restaurant Safran Zunft
Gerbergasse 11, 4001 Basel

The Biozentrum, University of Basel, would like to thank the Gebert Rüf Stiftung for their generous support.