The Department of Biomedicine

Symposium in Memory of Hans-Hermann Gerdes



12th December 2013

Department of Biomedicine
University of Bergen

Auditorium 4, BBB, Jonas Lies vei 91







Jaakko Saraste, Tanja Kögel, Aurora Martinez

09.15 Welcome

Wieland B. Huttner, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany

Neural stem and progenitor cells and the evolution of the cerebral cortex

10:20 Gareth Griffiths, Department of Biosciences, University of Oslo

My memories of Hans-Hermann

Sharon A. Tooze, Secretory Pathways Laboratory, London Research Institute, Cancer Research UK

Organelle biogenesis from secretory granules to autophagosomes
11:30 Lunch
12:30 Oddmund Bakke, Department of Biosciences, University of Oslo

Receptor tyrosine kinases regulate the endosomal binding kinetics of Eps15 and Hrs. A link between signaling and the ESCRT machinery?


Joachim P. Spatz, Department of New Materials and Biosystems, Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Stuttgart, and Department of Biophysical Chemistry, University of Heidelberg, Germany  

Cellular nanotubes guided by nanopattern biointerfaces



Closing words

14:00 Coffee – End of symposium