Previous Seminars

 2019
13.08.2019

Dr. Alke Meents, FS-BMX, DESY Hamburg

High-speed fixed target serial crystallography with the Roadrunner goniometer

23.05.2019

Dr. Matthias Barone, FMP Berlin

Structure-guided, nanomolar Ena/VASP EVH1 inhibitors abrogate breast cancer cell invasion

 

Julia Kratky, Uni Leipzig

Structure and function of styrene monooxygenases in biocatalytical transformations

 

Dr. Simone Kosol

Molecular interactions in non-crystallizing protein-complexes studied by

integrative approaches

 

Maria Rutkiewicz, Uni Lodz

Structural studies of proteins with industrial and pharmaceutical potential

 

Dr. Frank Lennartz, Uni Oxford

Structural studies on host-pathogen interactions in malaria – from binding site to vaccine target

 

 

23.01.2019 Dr. Katarzyna Kupiewska (Jerzy Haber Institute, Polish Academy of Sciences, Krakow, Poland)
 
 2018
09.05.2018

Prof. Dr. Kay Diederichs (Department of Biology, University of Konstanz, Germany)

Heterogeneity in crystallographic data

19.01.2018

Dr. Helena Tabermann (Laboratory of Molecular Biophysics, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford)

Mechanism of radiation damage - a case study of xylose isomerase

19.01.2018

Dr. Haidai Hu  (Pasteur Institute, Paris, France)

Structural and functional studies of pentameric ligand-gated ion channels from bacteria

 2017
01.11.2017

Dr. Naohiro Matsugaki (Photon Factory, Tsukuba, Japan)

Development of the Photon Factory Beamline BL-1A for Long-Wavelength MX Applications

15.06.2017

Dr. Uwe Mueller (MAX IV Laboratory, Lund, Sweden)

Life Science at MAX IV

24.04.2017

Wolfgang Diete (Axilon AG, Cologne, Germany)
Introduction to AXILON AG — accelerator and X-ray instrumentation from ACCEL to AXILON

2016  
18.11.2016

Dr. Andrey Grishin (Canadian Light Source (CLS), Saskatoon, Canada)

The brightest light in Canadian science

14.09.2016 Nicholas Pearce (Structural Genomics Consortium (SGC), University of Oxford, UK)
PanDDAs and PanDEMICs: Multi-data set methods for (weak) crystallographic signal detection
2015
02.12.2015

Dr. Ulrich Gohlke (Max-Delbrück Centrum für Molekulare Medizin (MDC), Berlin, Germany)

EmPros - Novel Compounds for the Therapy of Prostate Cancer

Dr. Piotr Małecki (Max-Delbrück Centrum für Molekulare Medizin (MDC), Berlin, Germany & Macromolecular Crystallography, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany)

EmPros - Structural Studies

18.11.2015 Prof. Dr. Kurt L. Krause (Department of Biochemistry, Webster Centre for Infectious Diseases, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand)
Structural basis of poxvirus interference with host chemokine signaling
14.10.2015 Dr. Christoph Mueller-Dieckmann (Structural Biology Group, European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF), Grenoble, France)
Structural Biology Beam Lines at the ESRF
12.06.2015

Prof. Dr. Attila Ambrus (Dept. Medical Biochemistry, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary)
Pathogenic mutants of the human dihydrolipoamide dehydrogenase

13.05.2015

Dr. Kai Tittmann (Dept. Molecular Enzymology, Göttingen Center of Molecular Biosciences, Georg-August-Universität, Göttingen, Germany
Enzyme mechanisms at ultra-high resolution: amazing, surprising and unexpected findings

2014
10.12.2014 Dr. Martin Bommer (Institut für Biologie, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany)
The 3D-structure of the PCE reductive dehalogenase - (Finally) some structural insight into the hidden world of halocarbon degradation
29.10.2014 Dr. Ulrich Gohlke (Max-Delbrück Centrum für Molekulare Medizin (MDC), Berlin, Germany)
Development of novel compounds for the treatment of prostate cancer
Dr. Karla Fejfarova (Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry, Academy of Science of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic)
Crystal structure of eukaryotic nucleases
09.04.2014 Dr. Jens-Peter von Kries (Chemical Biology Platform & Screening Unit, Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie, Berlin, Germany)
HTS for Bioactive Compounds and for Genome-Wide RNA-Interference in an Academic Setup
10.02.2014

Dr. Bernhard Lohkamp (Dept. Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden)
New developments in COOT

2013
15.05.2013

Dr. Jordi Juanhuix Gibert (Experiments Division, CELLS-ALBA Synchrotron, Barcelona, Spain)
Developments and status of XALOC, the MX-beamline at Alba Synchrotron

21.10.2013 Dr. Heiko Richter & Dr. Fabian Will (Fa. Rowiak, Hannover, Germany)
New Laser-based Approaches in Cutting Tissues for Life Science Analysis
2012
05.12.2012

Dr. Inari Kursula (Centre for Structural Systems Biology at DESY and HZI Braunschweig)
Towards high-resolution imaging of the actin motor of the malaria parasite

28.11.2012

Dr. Martina Schaefer (Bayer HealthCare)
Fragment screening at Bayer

14.11.2012

Dr. Karine Dos Santos (Freie Universität Berlin, Germany)
Structural and Functional analysis of the spliceosomal helicase Brr2

29.02.2012

Dr. Andreas Heine (Institut für pharmazeutische Chemie, Universität Marburg, Germany)
Starting Small and Getting Bigger: From Molecular Probes to Fragments and Lead Structures

2011
01.12.2011

Dr. Anna Pallo (Chemical Research Center, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary)
Disorted substrate conformation in the quaternary complex of IPMDH

22.06.2011

Dr. Marcus Müller (DECTRIS Ltd., Switzerland)
Optimal data collection strategies for single photon counting pixel detectors

25.05.2011

Dr. Christian Fiedler (University Potsdam)
Right handed parallel beta-helices: tremendous stability and high specificity

30.03.2011

PD Dr. Manuel Than (Leibniz Institute for Age Research)
What can the structure of the amyloid precursor protein (APP) tell us about its role in Alzheimer’s disease?

23.02.2011

Dr. Christoph Hagen (Max-Planck-Institut für Biochemie, Abt. Molekulare Strukturbiologie D-82152 Martinsried)
Nuclear egress of Herpesviridae studied by electron and soft X-ray microscopy/tomography in cryo

26.01.2011

Dr. Manfred Roessle (EMBL Hamburg Outstation)
SAXS of biological macromolecules and SAXS developments and plans for PETRA-III

2010
01.12.2010 Prof. Dr. Andreas Möglich (Humboldt Universität zu Berlin)
Design, Structure and Mechanism of Synthetic Photoreceptors