Uni HH

2012 Meeting on
Glycolipids, structures, functions, and interactions

together with the final meeting of the BMBF-Consortium:

Therapie von Infektionskrankheiten mit speziellem Bezug auf die bakterielle Sepsis


Forschungszentrum Borstel - Leibniz-Zentrum für Medizin und Biowissenschaften

Hamburg, Friday, 25.05.2012


Location:

University of Hamburg
Faculty of Science, Department of Chemistry
Institute of Physical Chemistry
Grindelallee 117 (Verfügungsgebäude II, near to Martin-Luther-King-Platz)
20146 Hamburg
Room 160/161

Scientific Program:


First Session from 9:00 - 11:00 BMBF-Konsortium
Chair: K. Brandenburg, Borstel

9:00 - 9:20 Sabine Dömming, Universitätklinikum Aachen
Intravenous therapy with peptide 19-2.5 decreases inflammation in plasma and organ tissue in murine sepsis.
9:20 - 9:30 Tobias Schürholz, Universitätklinikum Aachen
Expression of heparanase and heparan sulfate under therapy with peptide 19-2.5 in a model of murine sepsis
9:30 - 10:00 Mathias Hornef, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
Mucosal antiinflammatory peptide administration and evaluation of effectiveness
10:00 - 10:30 Yani Kaconis/Lena Heinbockel, Forschungszentrum Borstel
Preclinical analysis of effective SALP (synthetic anti-LPS peptides) to combat bacterial infections
10:30 - 11:30 Guillermo Martinez de Tejada, Universidad de Pamplona
Peptides that sensitize Gram-positive and Gram- negative multiresistant pathogens to antibiotics
 
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break

Second Session from 11:30 - 12:30
Chair: K. Brandenburg, Borstel

11:30 - 12:00 Michael Rappolt, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Synchrotrone Trieste
X-ray scattering of bacterial cell wall compounds: the world beyond
12:00 - 12:30 Wilmar Correa Vargas, Universidad de Medellin, Columbia
Biophysical mechanisms of the interaction of selected peptides with phospholipids and lipopolysaccharides
 
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break

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

14:00 - 14:30 Christian Alexander, Forschungszentrum Borstel
Endotoxin-enhancing activities of hemoglobin
14:30 - 15:00 Jörg Andrä, Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften, Hamburg
Membrane glycans involved in targeting of anti-cancer peptides
15:00 - 15:30 Manfred Rössle, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Outstation Hamburg
Small Angle X-ray Scattering for nanotechnology and bioscience
 
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break

Fourth Session from 16:00 - 17:00
Chair: Volkmar Vill, University of Hamburg

16:00 - 16:30 Patrick Garidel, Bettina Fölting, Universität Halle-Wittenberg and Klaus Brandenburg, Forschungszentrum Borstel
Designing and Developing Antimicrobial Peptides: Form Follows Function
16:30 - 17:00 Thomas Gutberlet, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie GmbH
Interaction of the antibiotic amphotericin with model membranes
 
17:30 - ? Get-together in the Ständige Vertretung

last change: V. Vill