Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne

Lecture Molecular Medicine of the CMMC

in cooperation with the CMMC, IPHS, CCRC Program and SFB 829

Spotlight on…

‚Forever young’ – Frontiers in ageing research

WS 2018/2019 – Thursday, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Seminar Room, CMMC Research Building (Robert-Koch-Str. 21)

Nov. 15, 2018

Molecular mechanisms of ageing
Björn Schumacher -  Institute for Genome Stability in Ageing and Disease

Nov 29, 2018

Systemic modulation of ageing and lifespan by the gut microbiota
Dario Valenzano - MPI for Biology of Ageing

Dec. 06, 2018

Multinucleated giant cells: friends or foes of chronic inflammation
Mirka Uhlirova - Institute for Genetics, CECAD

Dec 13, 2018

Inducing mtDNA deletions in mouse tissues to study if and how they affect ageing
Rudolf Wiesner - Institute for Vegetative Physiology

Dec 20, 2018

Mitochondrial dysfunction and ageing
Aleksandra Trifunovic - Institute for Genetics

Jan. 10, 2019

Mechanisms of autophagy and cellular ageing
Martin Graef - MPI for Biology of Ageing

Jan 17, 2019

Role of neuronal membrane trafficking in health and disease
Natalia Kononenko - Institute for Genetics

Jan. 24, 2019

Forward genetic screens give new insights into protein homeostasis and ageing
Martin Denzel - MPI for Biology of Ageing

Feb. 07, 2019

Mechanism of axonal injury and regeneration in peripheral neuropathy
Helmar Lehmann - Dept. of Neurology

Feb. 14, 2019

Axonal degeneration in ageing and neurodegeneration
Elena Rugarli - Cologne Biocenter

Feb. 21, 2019

Epigenetics, metabolism and ageing: trying to connect the dots
Peter Tessarz - MPI for Biology of Ageing

Further information: Catherin Niemann (cnieman1(at)