Sars International Centre for Marine Molecular Biology
Group Leader Candidates

Group Leader Candidate Program

 Monday 15th and Tuesday 23rd March

by Joan Soto Angel

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Monday 15 March 2021

Morning session

Dr. Chiara Sinigaglia 
CNRS and École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France.
“Deciphering the regulation of regenerative processes”

Dr. Stephanie Höhn
University of Cambridge, Dept. Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, UK
“How to get in shape - Emerging model systems for the mechano-chemistry of cell sheet folding”

Afternoon session

Dr. Lena van Giesen
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology at Harvard University, USA
“Molecular basis of chemo-tactile sensation in Octopus”

Dr. Christopher Arnold
Stowers Institute of Medical Research, Kansas City, USA
“The Plastic Revolution: Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Clonal Reproduction”


Tuesday 23 March 2021

Morning session

Dr. Petra Bulankova
Department of Plant Systems Biology, Ghent University, Belgium
“Recombining chromosomes without sex: Mitotic interhomolog recombination contributes to the genomic diversity in diatoms”

Dr. Mie Wong
Department of Molecular Life Sciences at University of Zurich, Switzerland
“Investigating robust adaptation in developmental and pathological cell migration”

Afternoon session

Dr. Zachary Swartz
Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Cambridge Massachusetts, USA
"The Molecular Control of Oogenesis, Meiosis, and Early Development”

Dr. Laurence Lemaire
Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Princeton University, USA
“From single cell transcriptome lineages to a gene regulatory brain map: Identification of the proto-hypothalamic territory”