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2010 Workshop on
(Glyco)lipids, structures, functions, and interactions

Forschungszentrum Borstel - Leibniz-Zentrum für Medizin und Biowissenschaften

Hamburg, June, 4th, 2010

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Program for Friday, 04.06.2010

Location: Lecture room 105, Chemistry Library, Martin-Luther-King-Platz 6, 20146 Hamburg

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

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

9:10 - 9:50 Keynote lecture: Tobias Schürholz, Universitätsklinikum Aachen
Severe sepsis and septic shock – underestimated danger to ICU patients.
9:50 - 10:20 Guillermo Martinez de Tejada, Universidad de Navarra, Dep. de Microbiologia, Pamplona
Affinity of bacterial lipopolysaccharides for cationic peptides in vitro and in vivo.
10:20 - 10:50 Coffee Break

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

10:50 - 11:20 Julia Richter, Heinrich-Pette-Institut für Virologie, Hamburg
Evaluation of antimicrobial peptides against influenza virus infection
(with Gülsah Gabriel)
11:20 - 11:50 Thomas Gutberlet, Forschungszentrum Jülich, Jülich-Center for Neutron Science, Garching
Small-angle neutron scattering as a tool to study membrane structure and lipid-peptide interaction
11:50 - 12:20 Gesche Graf, Universität Halle-Wittenberg
Self-assembly of single-chain bolaphospholipids in aqueous suspensions
12:20 - 12:50 Thomas Hauß, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin
Interaction of a γ-secretase modulator with model lipid membranes
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
Significance of cellular surface factors for the selective cytotoxicity of antimicrobial peptides against cancer cells.
14:30 - 15:00 Michael Rappolt, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Synchrotron Triest
Bilayer thickness estimations with 'poor' diffraction data.
15:00 - 15:30 Christian Alexander/Klaus Brandenburg, Forschungszentrum Borstel
Interaction of hemoglobin and part structures with endotoxins
15:30 - 15:50 Coffee Break

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

15:50 - 16:20 Susanne Keese, Forschungszentrum Borstel
Investigation into LPS-neutralizing by lung collectin SPA.
16:20 - 16:50 Dennis Brömmer, University of Hamburg, Department of Chemistry
Synthesis of glycolipids
16:50 - 17:20 Rusnah Syahila Duali Hussen/Thorsten Heidelberg, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Glycolipids for vesicle applications: Investigations on the assembly behavior of Guerbet glycosides
(with Rauzah Hashim and Gordon J.T. Tiddy)
19:00 - ? Get-together in the Ständige Vertretung

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