University of Heidelberg

BioQuant Seminars

In this series of seminars, projects that combine biological research with quantitative analysis, modelling and simulation are presented and discussed The seminars are organized in cooperation with BIOMS and the graduate program BIOQUANT. They take place twice monthly in lecture room 041 of the BIOQUANT (Im Neuenheimer Feld 267) at 4 pm.


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Upcoming Talks

2017-01-24 16:00 Benny Chain
University College London, Division of infection and immunity
Interpreting the T cell receptor repertoire in health and disease Thomas Höfer
2017-01-31 16:00 Stefan Legewie
IMB Mainz
Regulation of alternative splicing – insights from high- throughput screening and mathematical modeling Thomas Höfer
2017-03-07 16:00 Sabyasachi Dasgupta
Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
TBA Ulrich Schwarz
2017-04-04 16:00 René-Marc Mège
Université Paris Diderot/CNRS
Mechanotransduction at adherens junctions and cell migration
2017-06-12 16:00 Sam Safran
Weizmann Institute
Mechanical synchronization of heart cells Ulrich Schwarz Special
2017-07-11 16:00 Alexander Bershadsky
Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
TBA Ulrich Schwarz

Past Talks

2017-01-17 16:00 Berenike Maier
University of Cologne
How mechanical forces shape bacterial biofilms Ilka Bischofs
2017-01-10 16:00 Timm Schroeder
ETH Zürich
Long-term single cell quantification: New tools for old questions Thomas Höfer
2016-12-06 16:00 Ken Duffy
National University of Ireland Maynooth
T cell stimuli integration at the level of clones. Thomas Höfer
2016-11-17 16:00 Luis Serrano
CRG-Centre for Genomic Regulation, Barcelona
Understanding a simple system is not simple at all Ulrich Schwarz Special
2016-11-15 16:00 Alba Diz-Muñoz
Membrane tension acts through PLD2 and mTORC2 to limit actin network assembly during neutrophil migration Ulrich Schwarz
2016-11-07 13:00 J. Silvio Gutkind
UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center
G-protein-regulated signaling networks in stem cell fate decisions and cancer Robert B. Russell Special
2016-10-18 16:00 Mathis Riehle
University of Glasgow, UK
Cells, drugs and bioengineered constructs to aid peripheral nerve repair U. Schwarz
2016-07-12 16:00 Fabian Theis
Helmholtz Zentrum München
Decoding temporal order and lineage choice of asynchronously differentiating cells from single cell gene expression data. Thomas Höfer
2016-07-07 13:30 Paola Carillo-Bustamante
Determining the mode of action of ribavirin during Lassa virus infection Frederik Graw
2016-07-07 13:00 Ruth Großeholz
Modeling of the fast brassinosteroid response in A. thaliana Ursula Kummer/Sven Sahle
2016-07-06 16:15 Philip K. Maini, University of Oxford
Modelling collective cell motion in biology Ulrich Schwarz Mathematikon (INF 205), conference room, 5th floor
2016-06-28 16:00 Henrik Kaessmann
Zentrum für Molekulare Biologie der Universität Heidelberg
The evolution of mammalian gene expression programs Thomas Höfer
2016-06-21 16:00 Berenike Maier
Universität Köln
How mechanical forces shape bacterial biofilms Ilka Bischofs
2016-06-14 16:00 Chase Broedersz
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Keeping it together: Organizing the bacterial chromosome for division Ulrich Schwarz
2016-06-01 17:15 Peter Schuster
Institut für Theoretische Chemie, University of Vienna, Austria
From Darwin’s Natural Selection to Reproducing Molecular Networks T. Henning & U. Schwarz Special, together with HIFOL, location Haus der Astronomie, Königstuhl 17
2016-05-31 16:00 Prof. Michael Glotzer
The University of Chicago
Optogenetic dissection of cytokinesis and cell polarity Ulrich Schwarz
2016-04-22 15:00 F. Serwane
UC Santa Barbara
In vivo quantification of spatially-varying mechanical properties in developing tissues Ulrich Schwarz Special
2016-02-16 16:00 Ronny Feuer
Universität Stuttgart
Model-based Interpretation of Transkriptomic Data. A. Hamacher-Brady Special
2016-02-02 16:00 Kirsten Jung
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Exploring the environment - how bacteria perceive and process information I. Bischofs & U. Schwarz
2016-01-13 17:15 Roy Bar-Ziv
Weizmann Institute
Constructing life: programmable on-chip DNA compartments as "artificial cells" U. Schwarz HIFOL talk at INF 252 (Chemie)
2015-12-16 14:00 Argyris Papantonis
Center for Molecular Medicine, University of Cologne
Hijacking of pre-existing enhancer-promoter interactions reveals a multimodal role for NF-kB during the inflammatory response Karsten Rippe Wednesday, 2:00 PM
2015-12-08 16:00 Heinz Koeppl
Technische Universität Darmstadt
Statistical inference of cellular behaviour from heterogeneous single-cell data T. Höfer
2015-11-17 16:00 Grégoire Altan-Bonnet
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York
Single-cell dissection of the dysregulation of antigen signaling in chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) T. Höfer
2015-11-03 16:00 Thomas Greb
Uni Heidelberg
Lateral stem growth in Arabidopsis as a quantitative model for understanding the growth of adult organs in plants U. Schwarz
2015-10-14 16:00 Rob Phillips
California Institute of Technology
The Other Bohr and Biology’s Greatest Model U. Schwarz Wednesday
2015-07-13 11:00 Kerwyn C. Huang
Stanford University, USA
For whom the cell tolls: regulation of growth by osmotic pressure Barbara di Ventura Mo, 11:00 AM, Room 042
2015-07-07 16:00 Alexander Dunn
Stanford University
Nanoscale Architecture of Force Transmission at Integrin Adhesions U. Schwarz & J. Spatz
2015-07-03 14:00 Adam Arkin
University of California, Berkeley
Knowledge, context and process: Building a foundational infrastructure for engineering cells for use in an uncertain world Ilka Bischofs Fri. 14:00
2015-06-23 16:00 Nihal Engin Vrana
Protip Medical, Strasbourg
Hydrogel based solutions for immunomodulation, cryoproservation and tissue engineering J. Spatz Room 043
2015-06-16 16:00 Jörg Enderlein
Georg August University, Göttingen
Enhancing fluorescence microscopy resolution in all directions Jörg Langowski
2015-06-09 16:00 Carsten Sachse
Cryo-EM studies of autophagy receptor p62 - towards a mechanism of selective autophagy M. Knop
2015-05-19 16:00 Petra Schwille
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry
Towards the reconstitution of a minimal cell division machinery U. Schwarz
2015-04-29 13:30 Anne Bernheim
Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel
The dynamics of buckling of self-organizing contractile sheets J. Spatz Wed. 13:30
2015-04-28 16:00 Alexandra Walczak
Laboratoire de Physique Théorique Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris
Diversity generation and organization in immune receptor repertoires T. Höfer
2015-04-22 13:00 Niels de Jonge
Leibniz Institute for New Materials in Saarbrücken
Electron microscopy of labeled membrane proteins in whole eukaryotic cells in their native aqueous environment J. Spatz Wed. 13:00
2015-04-21 16:00 Achim Tresch
MPI-PZ, Köln
Analysis of RNA synthesis- and degradation rates by dynamic transcriptome analysis M. Caudron Herger
2015-04-14 16:00 Ruy M. Ribeiro
Los Alamos National Laboratory, New Mexico, USA
Estimating the In Vivo Mutation Rate of Hepatitis C Virus F. Graw
2015-03-19 14:00 David Andrews
University of Toronto
Towards a quantitative understanding of the regulation of mitochondrial permeabilization by Bcl-2 family proteins in living cells Anne Hamacher-Brady
2015-03-06 13:00 Ben Fabry
Center for Medical Physics and Technology, Erlangen
Migration, force generation and mechanosensing of tumour cells in 3-dimensional environments H. Herrmann Fr. 13:00
2015-02-03 16:00 Martin Vingron
Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin
Network construction for histone modifications and chromatin associated proteins T. Höfer
2015-02-02 14:30 Khalid Salaita
Emory Universität in Atlanta
Using the Force: Mechanochemistry at the living/nonliving interface Joachim Spatz Mo, 14:30
2015-01-20 16:00 Len Pismen
Israel Institute of Technology
Patterns in Polarizable Active Layers U. Schwarz
2015-01-13 16:00 Stephen Tait
University of Glasgow
Unveiling a dark side of cell death - apoptosis as an oncogenic process A. Hamacher-Brady
2014-12-09 16:00 Jeremie Guedj
Inserm and Université Paris Diderot
Modeling Hepatitis C Viral Kinetic in the Era of Direct Acting Antiviral Agents: review and perspectives F. Graw
2014-11-25 16:00 David Rand
University of Warwick, UK
Probing the cell's dynamic regulators and their coupling: clocks, signals and the cell cycle. T. Höfer
2014-10-28 16:00 Sanjay Kumar
University of California, Berkeley
Cells as smart materials: Quantitatively dissecting and rebuilding mechaniobiological units U. Schwarz
2014-07-28 14:00 Arpita Upadhyaya
University of Maryland, USA
Forcing it on: the dynamics of signaling activation in immune cells Joachim Spatz Mo, 14:00
2014-07-28 11:00 Wouter H. Roos
VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
How strong is a virus? Imaging and manipulating viruses by AFM Joachim Spatz Mo, 11:00
2014-07-01 16:00 Peter Bieling
The Fletcher Lab, UC Berkley
The mechanobiochemistry of motile actin networks M. Knop
2014-06-24 16:00 Nikolaus Rajevsky
MDC Berlin
Regulatory RNAs Thomas Höfer
2014-06-03 16:00 Terry Hwa
University of California at San Diego
On growth laws, catabolite repression and metabolic coordination T. Höfer & I. Bischofs
2014-05-27 16:00 Lydia Sorokin
Uni Münster
The role of vascular basement membranes on leukocyte extravasation into the brain Joachim Spatz
2014-05-13 16:00 Manouk Abkarian
Université Montpellier
Red Blood Cell Membrane Dynamics during Malaria Parasite Egress U. Schwarz INF 328, Seminarraum 025
2014-04-29 16:00 Richard Neher
Max-Planck-Institute for Developmental Biology, Tübingen
Observing evolution in action: HIV and its coevolution with the immune system Ulrich Schwarz
2014-04-15 16:00 Matthias Kaschube
Uni Frankfurt
Towards a quantitative understanding of tissue morphogenesis Ulrich Schwarz
2014-02-03 14:00 Philip Greulich
Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics, University of Cambridge, GB
Stochastic dynamics of spatially extended cell populations in a medical context Ulrich Schwarz Mo. 14:00
2014-01-31 12:00 Benoit Ladoux
Université Paris Diderot & CNRS
Large scale behaviors of living cells: from rigidity mechanosensing of single cells to collective cell migration J.Spatz Fr. 12:00
2014-01-21 16:00 Jens Timmer
Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
Uncertainty analysis in systems biology T.Höfer
2014-01-14 16:00 Stephan Grill
BIOTEC, Technische Universität Dresden
Morphogenetic functions of actomyosin Victor Sourjik
2013-12-03 14:00 Patrick Aloy
Institute for Research in Biomedicine Barcelona
A network biology approach to complex human diseases. R. Russell
2013-11-19 14:00 François Graner
Université Paris Diderot
Dynamics of cellular materials : from cell mechanics to tissue. U. Schwarz
2013-11-18 12:00 György Vámosi
University of Debrecen, Hungary
Nuclear receptor activation viewed via 2D fluorescence correlation spectroscopy and ChIP-Seq. J. Langowski Mo. 14:00
2013-11-12 14:00 Roland Regoes
ETH Zürich
Lymph node colonisation dynamics after oral Salmonella Typhimurium infection in mice. F.Graw
2013-10-17 05:00 Nathalie Questembert-Balaban
Hebrew University Jerusalem
Growth variability in Single Cells: Causes and Consequences. I. Bischofs Thu. 09:00
2013-10-15 12:00 Ali Kinkhabwala
MPI Molekulare Physiologie, Dortmund
PTP1B's journey to the center of the mitochondria as revealed by advanced light and electron microscopy. M. Knop
2013-10-11 07:00 Paul Chaikin
New York University
Some small steps toward artificial life. J. Spatz Fr. 11:00
2013-10-04 09:00 Philipp J. Keller
HHMI, Janelia Farm, Ashburn, USA
The birth of the nervous system: Morphological development & emergence of patterned activity. M. Knop Fri. 13:30
2013-07-17 12:00 Alan Perelson
Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA
New insights into anti-HCV drugs and HCV biology obtained through modeling. F.Graw
2013-07-09 12:00 Alexander Loewer
Max-Delbrueck-Center Berlin
The guardian on the move: dynamic regulation of p53 in individual cells. T.Höfer
2013-06-26 10:00 Chaitanya A. Athale
Indian Institute of Science and Education (IISER) Pune, India
Modelling Neuronal Microtubuli Dynamics during Growth Cone Turning: Testing the Limits. R. Eils Wed. 14:00
2013-06-25 12:00 Ed Palmer
University Hospital Basel
Working against the clock: How do T cells read antigen affinity? What does it mean for self-tolerance and autoimmunity? T. Höfer
2013-06-18 12:00 Andreas Bausch
TU München
Cytoskeletal pattern formation: Self organization of driven filaments. U. Schwarz
2013-06-17 12:00 Saso Dzeroski
Jozef Stefan Institute (JSI) and Jozef Stefan International Postgraduate School (JSIPS) Ljubljana, Slovenia
What can Predictive Clustering approaches do for Systems Biologists: Integrating time series, siRNA screening and imaging data using novel Machine Learning methods. Roland Eils, Benedikt Brors Mo. 16:00
2013-06-17 07:00 Yuval Garini
Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
Genome organization in the nucleus studied by diffusion characterization. J. Langowski Room 043, Mo. 11:00
2013-05-28 12:00 Nir Friedman
Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
Randomly made yet ordered: new perspectives on T cell receptor and functional repertoires. T. Höfer
2013-04-30 12:00 Ulrich Gerland
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Quantifying positional information in molecular concentration profiles. V. Sourjik
2013-04-18 12:00 Sanford Leuba
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Probing protein/nucleic acid interactions, one-at-a-time. J. Langowski Thursday, April 18
2013-04-16 12:00 Călin Guet
Institute of Science and Technology Austria
Systems biology at the single cell level. Victor Sourjik
2013-02-19 14:00 KC Huang
Stanford University, USA
Linking Structure and Function in Bacterial Morphogenesis. V. Sourjik
2013-02-18 09:00 Abdullah Kahraman
ETH Zürich
Chemical cross-link driven molecular modelling as a hybrid technology for studying protein interaction networks. R.Russell Room 042, 11:00
2013-02-05 14:00 Manuel Théry
Institut de Recherche en Technologies et Sciences pour le Vivan, Grenoble
Cell mechanics dissection: from single stress fibers to multicellular morphogenesis. U. Schwarz
2013-01-15 14:00 Cécile Sykes
Insitut Curie, Paris
Biomimetic systems shed light on cell motility and shape changes. U. Schwarz, U. Engel
2013-01-08 14:00 Oscar Kuipers
University of Groningen, Netherlands
Producing highly posttranslationally-modified peptides by Synthetic Biology approaches. V. Sourjik
2012-12-11 14:00 Michael Sixt
Institute of Science and Technology Austria
Molecular mechanisms of leukocyte chemotaxis. U.Schwarz, U. Engel
2012-11-27 14:00 Uwe Sauer
ETH Zürich
Quantifying metabolic consequences of allosteric and transcriptional regulation. V. Sourjik
2012-11-13 14:00 Ben Schuler
University of Zürich
Single-molecule spectroscopy of protein folding dynamics from nanoseconds to megaseconds. V.Sourjik
2012-10-30 14:00 Alexander Hoffmann
UC San Diego
Dynamic control logic within the pathogen-responsive regulatory network. T.Höfer
2012-10-18 12:00 Simon Elsaesser
MRC Laboratory of Biology, Cambridge
Structure and function of the DAXX histone Chaperone. K.Rippe Thu. 16:00
2012-10-16 12:00 Peter Swain
University of Edinburgh
Decomposing variation in biochemical networks. U.Schwarz
2012-07-17 13:00 Edo Kussell
Center for Genomics and Systems Biology, New York University
Single-cell view of bacterial populations in fluctuating environments. V. Sourjik
2012-07-03 13:00 Andrei Lupas
Max-Planck-Institute for Developmental Biology, Tübingen
On the origin of folded proteins. R. Russell
2012-06-28 07:00 Maja Koehn
EMBL Heidelberg
Chemical biology tools for the investigation of phosphatases. R. Russell 11:00 Room 044
2012-06-26 13:00 Claudia Veigel
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Myosin motors at the single molecule level. U.Schwarz, R.Schröder
2012-06-22 06:00 Robert Grosse
Universität Marburg
Actin' in different compartments: formins orchestrate SRF transcription. Roland Eils 10:00
2012-06-12 13:00 Peter Schuster
Universität Wien
What did the molecular connection contribute to an understanding of biological evolution? -- Insights from Watson and Crick to systems biology. T. Holstein
2012-06-05 13:00 Werner Mewes
Technische Universität München
Complexity and causality in basic research and health care. R.Russell
2012-05-22 13:00 Gaudenz Danuser
Harvard Medical School Boston, USA
Integration of chemical and mechanical signals in cell motility. U.Schwarz
2012-05-08 13:00 Martin Howard
John Innes Centre Norwich, England
Dissecting quantitative epigenetic silencing through mathematical modelling and experiments. T. Höfer
2012-04-24 13:00 Huajian Gao
Brown University Rhode Isalnd, USA
Mechanics of cell-materials interaction. U.Schwarz
2011-12-13 15:00 Dimitris Thanos
Biomedical Research Foundation, Athens
Coordination of the human antiviral transcriptional program by stochastic interactions. T. Höfer
2011-12-06 15:00 Paul van der Schoot
Technische Universtität, Eindhoven
Physical regulation of the in vitro assembly of simple viruses. U. Schwarz
2011-11-29 15:00 Philippe Bastiaens
Max Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology
Rules that govern the spatial organisation of Ras signaling. A. García-Sáez
2011-11-22 15:00 Patricia Basserau
Institut Curie, Paris
How proteins and lipids sense membrane curvature. U. Schwarz
2011-11-17 15:00 Gijsje Koenderink
AMOLF, Amsterdam
Myosin motor control of cytosketal organization. U. Schwarz
2011-11-15 15:00 Mike White
University of Liverpool
Dynamics and function of the NF-kB signalling system. T. Höfer
2011-10-04 13:00 Taras V. Pogorelov
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Membranes as a platform for protein activation: capturing dynamics of lipid bilayers and protein-membrane interactions using the Highly Mobile Membrane Mimetic (HMMM) model. Rob Russell
2011-09-06 13:00 Thomas C. Bishop
Louisiana Tech University
Molecular dynamics studies of nucleosome positioning J. Langowski
2011-06-28 13:00 Andrew B. Goryachev
University of Edinburgh
Autofocusing mechanisms in cellular morphogenesis. V. Sourjik Room 043
2011-06-14 13:00 Dieter W. Heermann
University of Heidelberg
Chromosomes: Loops and Entropy, that's what it's all about. V. Sourjik
2011-06-07 13:00 Albrecht Ott
Universität Saarland
Hydra axis specification: Cell mechanics, gene expression fluctuations and spontaneous symmetry-breaking. T. Holstein Room 042
2011-05-31 13:00 Clemens Franz
CFN Karlsruhe
Tailored 2D and 3D cell culture substrates to study cell adhesion and contraction. U. Schwarz
2011-05-24 13:00 Harri Lähdesmäki
Aalto University School of Science and Technology, Finland
Modeling signaling pathway dynamics and high-throughput measurements from heterogeneous samples. T. Höfer
2011-05-17 13:00 Edward Lemke
EMBL, Heidelberg
Single Molecule, Microfluidic and Genetically Encoded Chemical Tools to Study Protein Structure and Dynamics. U. Schwarz
2011-04-14 09:00 Pascal Braun
Harvard University, USA
High-quality interactome maps provide insights into disease, network organization and evolution. Roland Eils 13:00
2011-04-12 13:00 Peter Uetz
Proteros Biostructures, Martinsried/Germany and Gaithersburg, MD/USA
From protein interaction networks to protein function in bacteria and phage. Rob Russell
2011-03-16 08:00 Claes Gustafsson
DNA2.0 Inc, Menlo Park, California
Maximizing heterologous protein expression through systematic gene design. Victor Sourjik 10:00
2011-02-08 15:00 Martin Falcke
Max-Delbrück-Centrum Berlin
Modelling lamellipodium dynamics suggests a unifying mechanism for morpho-dynamics and force-velocity relation. U. Kummer
2011-02-03 08:00 Dan Siegal-Gaskins
Mathematical Biosciences Institute, Ohio
Predicting high-resolution and compartmentalized gene expression with time-series data deconvolution. Victor Sourjik 10:00 lecture room 043
2011-02-01 15:00 Rebecca Wade
Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies
Biomolecular Recognition: Complexity, Competition and Computation. T. Höfer
2011-01-25 15:00 Bela Mulder
AMOLF Amsterdam
Survival of the aligned: self-organisation of the plant microtubule cytoskeleton. U. Schwarz
2011-01-18 15:00 Kees Weijer
University of Dundee
Collective cell migration, a key mechanism of development. T. Höfer
2011-01-11 15:00 Phil Selenko
Forschungsinstitut für molekulare Pharmakologie Berlin
Instant in situ Kinase activity profiling by NMR spectroscopy T. Höfer
2010-12-14 15:00 Rob de Boer
University of Utrecht
Analyzing lymphocyte migration through modeling T. Höfer
2010-12-09 09:00 Justin M O'Sullivan
Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
Using a jack-hammer to crack a nut: unravelling yeast nuclear structure by sequencing. J. Langowski 11:00
2010-12-07 15:00 Stephan Grill
MPI CBG Dresden
Active forces and flows for cellular polarization U. Schwarz
2010-11-09 15:00 Dennis Bray
University of Cambridge
Conformational spread: theory and experiment
2010-10-26 13:00 Keiichi Namba
Osaka University
High-resolution cryoEM helical image analysis of macromolecular assemblies
2010-10-20 06:30 Wilfried Weber
Universität Freiburg
Synthetic biology for mammalian cell technology and materials science 10:30
2010-07-20 13:00 Linda J. Broadbelt
Northwestern University, Evanston
In Silico Discovery and Evaluation of Novel Biochemical Pathways
2010-07-20 10:15 Adélia Sequeira
Adélia Sequeira, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon
3D non-Newtonian FSI modeling and simulations for blood flow in arteries 14:15
2010-07-13 13:00 Thomas Schmidt
Leiden University, Netherlands
Observation of Cellular Signaling One Molecule at a Time
2010-07-06 13:00 Peter Sorger
Harvard Medical School
Measuring and Modeling Receptor-Mediated Apoptosis in Single Human Cells
2010-07-05 05:00 Yoshie Harada
University of Kyoto
Studies on biomolecules using single-molecule imaging and manipulation techniques
2010-06-22 13:00 Gioacchino Natoli
IFOM, Milano
The epigenome and the control of inflammatory gene expression
08.06.2010 Benoît Ladoux Microfabricated substrates: an approach to study how substrate rigidity and topography can affect cell mechanics
01.06.2010 Sander J. Tans Tradeoffs and optimality in the evolution of phenotypic plasticity
11.05.2010 Ana Garcia Regulation of apoptosis by Bcl-2 proteins. A single molecule approach
04.05.2010 Yuhai Tu Information processing in a single cell: E. coli's memory and computation
27.04.2010 Michael Lässig Molecular evolution in fitness land- and seascapes
20.04.2010 Matthias Rief Conformational Mechanics of Single Protein Molecules
18.03.2010 Chris Sander Systems biology of cancer cells
16.03.2010 Geneviève Dupont Spatio-temporal organization of Ca2+ dynamics: a modelling-based approach
16.03.2010 Margaret Gardel Mechanics of Contractile Actomyosin Networks 3 pm
26.01.2010 Jörg Stelling Systems analysis of cellular networks under uncertainty
19.01.2010 Albert Goldbeter The dynamical bases of cellular rhythms: Modeling circadian clocks and the cell cycle
17.11.2009 Thorsten Hugel Single molecule kinetics of yeast Hsp90
15.12.2009 Erwin Frey Bacterial games: noise and correlations in a spatial population model with cyclic competition
08.12.2009 Stefan Klumpp Global growth-rate dependent effects on gene expression in bacteria
03.11.2009 Rob Russell Adding mechanistic and structural details to cellular networks
27.10.2009 Erik van Nimwegen Comparative genomic inference of bacterial regulatory networks
13.10.2009 Karsten Kruse Dynamics of Min proteins in vivo and in vitro
08.10.2009 Antonio Politi Theoretical model for the active and passive mechanical properties of smooth muscle cells Thursday
22.09.2009 Martjin Luisterburg Heterochromatin Protein 1 is involved in the DNA damage response
09.09.2009 Freddie Theodoulou Transport and targeted protein degradation in the control of lipid metabolism: from Arabidopsis to Adrenoleukodystrophy
09.07.2009 Michel Bornens Control of shape, polarity and division axis by growing cells on adhesive micropattern Thursday!
07.07.2009 Martin Ackermann Individuality in Bacteria: on Aging and Cooperation
16.06.2009 Martin Hof The solvent relaxation technique: hydration and mobility in membranes and enzymes
12.06.2009 J. Michael Schurr A Molecular Interpretation of Thermodynamic Preferential Interaction Coefficients. Applications to BSA, DNA, and Non-Equilibrium Forces. 4 pm, room 044
09.06.2009 Grégoire Altan-Bonnet Cellular heterogeneity: from molecular nuisance to immunobiological function
04.06.2009 Erich Bornberg-Bauer Computational prediction and analyses of structural and functional transitions in protein evolution 2 pm
02.06.2009 Attila Becskei Bistable epigenetic expression in silenced chromatin
08.05.2009 Volker Mehrmann Modellierung, Simulation, Modellreduktion und robuste Regelung von Deskriptorsystemen mit Unsicherheit
29.04.2009 Prof. Dr. David J. Chen DNA-PKcs Phosphorylation in DNA repair and Hematopoietic Stem Cell Maintainance 2 pm, Host: Prof. Dr. Roland Eils and Dr. Michaela Reichenzeller
07.04.2009 Stefan Schuster Why humans cannot make sugar from fatty acids while plants can - Theoretical pathway analysis of metabolism
01.04.2009 Tobias Bollenbach Non-optimal microbial response to antibiotics underlies drug interactions
20.03.2009 Kazufumi Mochizuki Small RNA-directed DNA elimination in Tetrahymena
18.03.2009 Dr. Heiko Schmidt Reconstructing Trees from Multi-Gene Datasets: Supertrees, Supermatrices and Medium-Level Methods
17.02.2009 Katalin Fejes Toth Genome-wide characterization of the mammalian small RNA transcriptome by high throughput sequencing reveals novel classes of small RNAs
13.01.2009 Dr. Thomas Surrey Mechanism of microtubule plus-end tracking of EB1 and CLIP-170
09.12.2008 Prof. Joachim Rädler Stochastic aspects in artificial gene transfer and gene expression dynamics
02.12.2008 Kai Grunwald Inter-phase instead of interface - transition from academia to entrepreneurship Gründer-Team Heidelberg GmbH
11.11.2008 Prof. Martin Howard Modelling noisy concentration gradients inside single cells and in development
28.10.2008 Prof. Ron Heeren Mass spectrometric imaging and its applications to proteomics
14.10.2008 Dr. Térence Strick Single Molecule Nanomanipulation
07.10.2008 Dr. Oleg Krichevsky DNA as exemplary polymer
02.09.2008 Prof. Krishna Garikipati Mathematical modelling of solid tumor growth
05.08.2008 Prof. Dr. Jai Pal Mittal Antioxidants-Hype or Reality-Bioquantification studies of antioxidants
22.07.2008 Dr. Andrew Goryachev Dynamics of Cdc42 network embodies a Turing-type mechanism of yeast cell polarity
08.07.2008 Dr. Johannes Berg Out-of-equilibrium dynamics of gene expression
24.06.2008 Prof. Yossi Klafter Levy flights and walks and anomalous diffusion in complex systems
10.06.2008 Dr. Charlotte von Gall The circadian pacemaker matures gradually during ontogenetic development
05.05.2008 Prof. Gennady Bocharov Computational modeling of immune responses Monday!
29.04.2008 Prof. Ruedi Aebersold Systems Biology: network of networks
15.04.2008 Dr. Lars Hufnagel Regulation of Growth during Development: Role of Mechanics
03.04.2008 Dr. Mark Bathe Cytoskeletal actin bundles: From mechanics to dynamics, and back Thursday!
12.02.2008 Prof. Luis Serrano Evolvability of transcription networks
17.01.2008 Prof. Marie-France Carlier A biochemical reconstitution approach of the coordinated actin assembly dynamics in motile and morphogenetic processes BIOQUANT, Thursday (!), 3 pm
22.01.2008 Dr. Frauke Graeter How force can guide protein function: molecular simulations of biological force sensors
18.12.2007 Dr. Achillefs Kapanidis Probing gene-transcription mechanisms using single-molecule fluorescence
04.12.2007 Dr. Michael Boutros Dissecting signaling networks with RNAi
20.11.2007 Prof. Sarah Keller Seeing Spots: Liquid domains in Lipid Membranes
06.11.2007Prof. Berenike MaierTuning the DNA import motor of Bacillus subtilis
23.10.2007Dr. Ernst StelzerLeaving the coverslip behind: light sheet-based fluorescent microscopy (SPIM)
24.07.2007Prof. Motomu TanakaPhysical modeling of cellular contacts using soft interfaces
18.07.2007Maya KahanDNA-computing for medicine and biology Location: KIP
03.07.2007Prof. Ben FabryMechanics of Cancer Metastasis
26.06.2007Prof. Sean SmithTheoretical studies of Fluorescent Proteins for Cellular Imaging and Nanoparticles for Gene Delivery
05.06.200717 invited speakersMolTools-DKFZ-BIOQUANT Symposium
22.05.2007Dr. Pieter Rein ten WoldeThe importance of space in gene regulatory networks
08.05.2007Prof. Lucas PelkmansTowards systems analysis of virus entry and endocytosis
20.03.2007Prof. Tom DukeThe power of hearing: mechanotransduction in the inner ear
27.02.2007Prof. Christoph SchmidtMechanics of protein structures: bacteriophage capsids, actin gels and microtubules
13.02.2007Prof. Benjamin KauppHow do sperm find the egg? The mechanism of chemotaxis
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24.10.2006Dr. Markus KollmannCircadian rhythms in bacteria: robustness guides the way towards understanding the clock mechanism
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