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2009 Workshop on
(Glyco)lipids, structures, functions, and interactions

Forschungszentrum Borstel - Leibniz-Zentrum für Medizin und Biowissenschaften

Hamburg, June, 12th, 2009

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Program for Friday, 12.06.2009

Location: Lecture room 24b, Institute of Organic Chemistry, Martin-Luther-King-Platz 6, 20146 Hamburg

9:00 - 9:10 Klaus Brandenburg, Forschungszentrum Borstel
Welcome and Introduction

First Session from 9:15 - 10:20
Chair: K. Brandenburg, Borstel

9:10 - 9:50 Guillermo Martinez de Tejada, Universidad de Navarra, Dep. de Microbiologia, Pamplona
Comparative analysis of antimicrobial peptides and antibiotics with regard to killing kinetics and avoidance of bacterial resistance.
9:50 - 10:20 Walter Richter, Elektronenmikroskopisches Zentrum der Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
Freeze-fracture electron microscopic investigations of the uptake of lipid A and lipopolysaccharide Re by human monocytes
(with Klaus Brandenburg)
10:20 - 10:50 Coffee Break

Second Session from 10:50 - 12:50
Chair: K. Brandenburg, Borstel

10:50 - 11:20 Patrick Garidel, Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Physikalische Chemie
Membrane-activity of common non-steroidal anti inflammatory drugs: a biophysical perspective
(with M. Moreno, J. Howe, K. Brandenburg)
11:20 - 11:50 Michael Rappolt, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaft, Synchrotron Triest
Glycolipid membranes as 'seen' by SAXS
11:50 - 12:20 Sofiya Raleva, Hamburger Synchrotronstrahlungslabor
Mixed monolayers of a phospholipid and different amphiphilic block copolymers at the air-water interface
(with Sergio Funari and Vivian Rebbin)
12:20 - 12:50 Christoph Jeworrek, Universität Dortmund
Time-resolved synchrotron X-ray scattering of lipids in combination with pressure-jump relaxation technique
(with Roland Winter)
12:50 - 14:00 Lunch Break

Third Session from 14:00 - 15:30
Chair: Volkmar Vill, University of Hamburg

14:00 - 14:30 Jörg Andrä, Forschungszentrum Borstel
Interaction of peptide antibiotics with bacterial (glyco)lipids
14:30 - 15:00 Georg Pabst, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Graz
Impact of ceramides on physical properties of lipid membranes
15:00 - 15:30 Yani Kaconis, Forschungszentrum Borstel, Biophysik
Atomic force microscopic investigations into the interaction of lipid membranes with human β-defensins
15:30 - 15:50 Coffee Break

Fourth Session from 15:50 - 16:50
Chair: Volkmar Vill, University of Hamburg

15:50 - 16:20 Andreas Kerth, Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Physikalische Chemie
Interaction of TAT protein with thylakoid lipids at the air-water interface
16:20 - 16:50 Volkmar Vill, University of Hamburg, Institute of Organic Chemistry
Why are natural glycolipids chiral?
19:00 - ? Dinner

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