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Past lectures

Past NCCR TransCure Lectures

Date, Place Field Speaker Title Host
02.06.2021
online
Physiology, Struct. Biology and drug design Flyer NCCR TransCure MiniSymposium on divalent metal transporters R. Dutzler, C. Albrecht
16.10.2020
online
Career Johanna Havemann Digital reputation Building in Science NCCRs TransCure, RNA&Disease & kidney.ch

04.05.2020
Bern

Biology Manuel Palacin

CANCELLED

Heteromeric Amino acid Transporters: structure and disease

D. Fotiadis
27.04.2020
Bern
Biology Simon Newstead

CANCELLED

Peptides and protons: How pH gradients link transport and trafficking in the cell

D. Fotiadis
03.04.2020
Bern
Career Johanna Havemann

CANCELLED

The academic internet: publishing, networking and presenting yourself online.

Access2persepctives
02.04.2020
Bern
Biology Graham Ladds

CANCELLED

Factors influencing family B GPCRs: RAMPing it up

M. Lochner
27.02.2020
Bern
Drug Design Dominique Soldati-Favre The road to malaria control and elimination in 3D:  Discover, Develop, Deliver H. Abriel
20.01.2020
Bern
Physiology Ilaria Rivolta KCNT1 channel: let’s pick up the Slack! H. Abriel
06.11.2019
Bern
Physiology Rose Dixon GPCR regulated CaV1.2 channel trafficking tunes cardiac EC-coupling H. Abriel
28.10.2019
Bern
Biology Don Benjamin Dual inhibition of MCT1 and MCT4 by syrosingopine as a treatment modality for cancer D. Fotiadis
11.10.2019
Bern
Physiology Ardem Patapoutian Piezo channels in mechanotransduction: sensory biology to disease C. Peinelt
08.10.2019
Bern
Physiology Fayal Abderemane-Ali Ion channel modulation by calmodulin: a view of the starting and ending points H. Abriel
03.10.2019
Bern
Physiology Stefan Feske CRAC channels in immunity to infection and autoimmunity C. Peinelt
30.09.2019
Bern
Biology Ramona Schlesinger Proton translocations in Channelrhodopsin-1 from Clamydomonas augustae D. Fotiadis
12.08.2019
Bern
Physiology Benjamin Lüscher Regulation of the Na+-HCO3- Cotransporters NBCe1-B and the Cl- Channel CFTR by the ER-PM Tether Protein Extended Synaptotagmin 3 C. Peinelt
12.08.2019
Bern
Physiology Indu Ambudkar STIM2 co-ordinates assembly and function of Orai1/STIM1 in specialized ER-PM junctions. C. Peinelt
13.06.2019
Zürich
Biology Hendrik van Veen Energy coupling in ABC exporters K. Locher
09.05.2019
Zürich
Biology Cristina Paulino The KdpFABC Complex: What Happens When a P-type ATPase Hijacks an Ion Channel R. Dutzler
09.05.2019
Bern
Drug Design Mauro Maccarrone Endocannabinoids, Neuroinflammation and Beyond J. Gertsch
06.05.2019
Bern
Biology Manuele Rebsamen Functional characterization of solute carriers using omics approaches: cell growth, signaling and death. H. Abriel
29.04.2019
Bern
Biology Anderas Kuhn Folding and stepwise insertion of bacterial membrane proteins D. Fotiadis
01.04.2019
Bern
Biology Vera Regitz-Zagrosek Sex and gender in basic and translational cardiovascular research  
25.03.2019
Bern
Biology Camilo Perez Structure and Mechanism of membrane proteins involved in lipids translocation D. Fotiadis

22.03.2019

Bern

Drug Design Nicolas Winnsinger PNA-encoded molecules to program assemblies and reaction in chemical biology J.-L. Reymond
15.03.2019
Bern
Drug Design Karl-Heinz Altmann The Chemistry and Biology of Dactylolide and Zampanolide J.-L. Reymond
28.01.29
Bern
Physiology Jan Loffing The renal distal convoluted tubule: Key player in ion homeostasis and blood pressure control H. Abriel

14.01.19
Bern

Biology Gail Robertson Cotranslational Regulation of Excitability in the Heart H. Abriel
22.11.18
Bern
Physiology Anna Boccaccio Phospholipid scrambling activity by TMEM16E/ANO5: opposite effects of mutations causing bone dysplasia and muscular dystrophy L. Ozhathil
14.09.18
Zurich
Biology Alessio Accardi Mechanism of Ca2+-dependent membrane remodeling by a TMEM16 phospholipid scramblase R. Dutzler
13.09.18
Bern
Drug Design Scott Snyder Strategies and Tactics for the Rapid Synthesis of Molecular Complexity J.-L. Reymond
13.09.18
Bern 
Drug Design Nicolas Foloppe Characterising the unbound state of drug-like compounds: implications for molecular recognition J.-L. Reymond
12.09.18
Bern
Biology Pascale Gaudet Biocuration: A cornerstone for research  H. Abriel
17.07.18
Bern
Physiology Ryuji Inoue

A theoretical approach to investigating the arrhythmogenicity of TRPM4 channel.

H. Abriel
20.06.2018
Bern
Drug design Craig Crews PROTAC-mediated Protein Degradation: A New Therapeutic Modality M. Lochner
06.06.2018
Bern
Physiology L. Delemotte

Mechanisms of electromechanical coupling in voltage-gated ion channels

H. Abriel
18.04.2018
Bern
Physiology P. Lory Deciphering pathogenic mechanisms underlying human calcium channelopathies J.-S. Rougier
12.04.2018
Bern
Biology Amanda Sferruzzi-Perri

The fight for resources during pregnancy: a role for IGF2 signalling?

C. Albrecht
20.03.2018
Zürich
Biology Vanessa Ruta Mechanisms of Adaptive Behavior, from Receptors to Circuits R. Dutzler
07.03.2018
Bern
Biology Mitchell Knutson ZIP (SLC39A) transporters and iron homeostasis C. Albrecht
18.01.2018
Zürich
Biology Nicholas Reyes Allosteric inhibition and Cholesterol regulation of a human excitatory amino acid transporter R. Dutzler
11.12.2017
Bern
Biology Christian Löw Structural insights into nutrient uptake transporters D. Fotiadis
27.11.2017
Bern
Biology Wanda Kukulski Linking architecture and function of cellular membranes by correlative microscopy D. Fotiadis
23.11.2017
Bern
Physiology Olaf Pongs The ion channel TRPM4 in cardiac conduction disease - wrestling with SUMO C. Peinelt
09.11.2017
Bern
Physiology Milena Bellin Cardiomyocytes from human pluripotent stem cells for studying cardiac arrhythmia and for drug screening H. Abriel
01.11.2017
Bern
Physiology Paula Nunes-Hasler Connecting the dots: Exploring ER-phagosome membrane contact sites during antigen cross-presentation C. Peinelt
25.10.2017
Bern
Drug Design Dennis Dougherty Chemistry in the Brain:  Understanding the Nicotine Receptor J.-L. Reymond
23.10.2017
Bern
Biology Cesare Indivieri An intriguing example of amino acid transporter, LAT1: The "LATest" findings on structure/function relationships and relevance to human health D. Fotiadis
14.09.2017
Bern 
Biology Laura Soucek

Targeting the undruggable: inhibiting Myc in cancer

R.-P. Charles
08.09.2017
Bern
Drug Design Christopher Fowler

The endocannabinoid system - cellular regulation and dysfunction in cancer

J. Gertsch
21.06.2017
Bern
Physiology Armagan Kocer Understanding and controlling the functioning of ion channels: from physiology to nanomedicine C. Peinelt
22.05.2017
Bern
Biology Thomas Stockner Neurotransmitter transporters under the microscope: ligands, structures, and function  D. Fotiadis
10.04.2017
Bern
Biology Yoel Sadovsky Novel antiviral Signals at the Maternal-Placental-Fetal Communication Interface C. Albrecht
30.03.2017
Bern
Drug Design Vittorio Limongelli Estimating Ligand/Protein and Protein/Protein Binding Free Energy and Kinetics H. Abriel
24.03.2017
Bern
Special Lecture in Entrepreneurship Mark Wilson

Don't let the tail wag the dog!"

 
NCCRs TransCure, RNA&Disease, PlanetS
01.03.2017
Zürich
Biology Anant Menon

Molecular Mechanism of Lipid Scrambling by Opsin

R. Dutzler
23.02.2017
Bern
Physiology Laura Lucia Prieto Godino Tales of an ionotropic olfactory receptor: The surprising evolutionary trajectory of a pseudogene” H. Abriel
19.01.2017
Bern
Biology Patrick Mehlen The Dependence Receptor Paradigm: When a bizarre cell biology pathway meets clinic R.-P. Charles
25.11.2016
Bern
Physiology Jutta Engel What the ear and auditory pathway tell us about the functions of alpha2delta Ca2+ channel subunits C. Peinelt
18.11.2016
Bern
Physiology Bin Qu When immune killer cells meet their targets C. Peinelt
08.11.2016
Zürich
Biology Dirk Slotboom Mechanisms of cobalamin uptake K. Locher
21.10.2016
Bern
Physiology Jeanne Nerbonne Intracellular Fibroblast Growth Factors (iFGFs): Novel Regulators of Neuronal Excitability H. Abriel
22.09.2016
Bern
Biology Uwe Schlattner Mitochondrial NM23-4/OPA1 complexes in membrane dynamics and cardiolipin-supported mitophagy signaling M. Hediger
14.09.2016
Bern
Biology Avner Schlessinger Structure-based drug discovery for cancer metabolism transporters D. Fotiadis
04.07.2016
Bern
Physiology Jonathan Lederer Tugging at the heartstrings: Surprising heart discoveries H. Abriel
20.06.2016
Bern
Physiology A. Meredith Big Time for BK: Mechanisms of Circadian Rhythm in Neuronal Activity H. Abriel
09.05.2016
Bern
Biology Klaas M. Pos How multidrug efflux pump AcrB recognizes multiple drugs D. Fotiadis

21.03.2016
Bern

Physiology Will Brackenbury Voltage-gated sodium channels: novel targets for cancer therapy? H. Abriel
15.03.2016
Zürich
Biology Richard Callaghan Inching closer to a molecular mechanism for multidrug transport by P-glycoprotein? K. Locher
29.01.2016
Zürich
Biology Christopher Miller A weird ion channel for a weird ion: Fluoride resistance in microorganisms R. Dutzler
07.12.2015
Bern
Biology Raimund Dutzler Structural basis for cellular iron uptake by the SLC11/NRAMP family of transport proteins Hugues Abriel
20.11.2015
Bern
Physiology Hans Beat Hadorn Cystic fibrosis: Transport of anions in different organs, clinical observations, pathophysiology and therapy Matthias Hediger
13.11.2015
Bern
Biology Maria-Clemencia Hernandez The GABAA 5 receptor subtype: A target for novel medicines Jürg Gertsch
11.11.2015
Bern
Drug Design Cristina Nevado Challenging Targets, Unique Binding Modes: Novel Strategies Against Cancer Jean-Louis Reymond
28.09.2015
Bern
Physiology Nicole Schmitt Role of the potassium channel Kv7.1 in insulin secretion Hugues Abriel
22.09.2015
Bern
Physiology Rajesh Thakker New insights in calcium regulation: G-protein coupled receptor (GPCR) signalling and trafficking Daniel Fuster
22.09.2015
Bern
Physiology Jean-Pierre Montani Pathogenesis of arterial hypertension - Guytons hypothesis revisited Daniel Fuster
14.09.2015
Bern
Biology Andrea Brüggemann New technologies to study ion channels and transporters Hugues Abriel
18.06.2015
Bern
Biology Henriette Meyer zu Schwabedissen The interplay of nuclear receptors and drug transporters – and beyond Sven Rottenberg
10.06.2015
Bern
Physiology Orson Moe Novel insights into renal acid-base transport in the metabolic syndrome Daniel Fuster
04.06.2015
Bern
Biology Jana Kusch Patch-clamp fluorometry – Binding and gating in ligand-gated ion channels Jürg Gerstch
03.06.2015
Zürich
Biology David Drew Establishing the molecular mechanisms of solute-carrier (SLC) transporters: from snapshots to movies Kaspar Locher
28.05.2015
Zürich
Drug Design Karl-Heinz Altmann Total synthesis and biological exploration of macrocyclic natural products Jean-Louis Reymond
20.05.2015
Bern
Drug Design Wolfgang Jahnke Contributions of Structural Biology to Drug Discovery Jean-Louis Reymond
11.05.2015
Bern
Biology Manuel Palacin Heteromeric amino acid transporters: animal and structural models Dimitrios Fotiadis
27.03.2015
Bern
Drug Design Anna Hirsch Exploring lead-identification strategies Jean-Louis Reymond
26.03.2015£
Bern
Drug Design Gisbert Schneider From models to molecules by design Jean-Louis Reymond
18.03.2015
Bern
Drug Design Holger Gohlke Analyzing biomacromolecules as frameworks: How (changes in) protein flexibility influence(s) molecular recognition Jean-Louis Reymond
11.03.2015
Bern
Drug Design Luc Patiny Swiss-knife for chemists in the web-browser Jean-Louis Reymond
17.11.2014
Bern
-- Philippe Krebs Peptide transport (SLC15A4) and antigen processing Matthias Hediger
10.11.2014
Bern
-- Martin McMahon The role of oncogenic BRAF in tumor initiation, cancer progression and pathway-targeted therapy Roch-Philippe Charles
30.07.2014 
Bern
-- Donald Hilgemann Massive endocytosis, mitochondrial signaling & the sodium pump Matthias Hediger
23.05.2014
Bern
-- Etienne Meylan Signaling and metabolic pathways in non-small cell lung cancer Roch-Philippe Charles

28.04.2014
Bern

-- Baruch Kanner Mechanism of Sodium-Coupled Neurotransmitter Transport Dimitrios Fotiadis
18.09.2013
Zürich
-- Lutz Schmitt The Initial Steps in a Type I Secretion System Kaspar Locher
02.04.2013
Bern
-- Norman Saunders Transport Mechanisms in the developing choroid plexus Matthias Hediger 
10.07.2012
Bern
-- Krzysztof Palczewski Mendelian Genetics & Complex Genetic Traits that Cause Blinding Diseases: From Structures to Drugs Dimitrios Fotiadis