Nov 28, 2014

Two former FMI PhD students honored for outstanding PhD theses

Today, Benjamin Towbin, a former PhD student in Susan Gasser's lab, received the University of Basel Faculty of Science Prize for the best thesis in Natural Sciences. Faculty Prizes are awarded annually at the Dies Academicus event. Earlier this month, at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, Steffen Wolff, a former PhD student in Andreas Lüthi's group, was awarded the Nemko Prize in Cellular or Molecular Neuroscience for his outstanding PhD thesis. Read more

Nov 21, 2014

Georg Keller receives SNSF Starting Grant

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Nov 19, 2014

New function for rods in daylight

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Nov 06, 2014

Mohamed Bentires-Alj receives Robert Wenner Prize 2014

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Next seminars & events

Dec 02, 2014. Time: 12.30  Add to my calendar

Basel Breast Consortium Tandem Seminar Serie
1. Structural and mechanical consequences of a tumorigenic actin mutation
2. SAKK: what is it, what does it offer and how can I collaborate?

University Hospital, seminar room, ZLF , 2nd Floor, Hebelstrasse 20, Basel
1. Cora-Ann Schönenberger, Department of Chemistry, University of Basel
2. Beat Thürlimann, President of SAKK, Head of Breast Center St. Gallen
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Dec 02, 2014. Time: 16.00  FMI Room 530  CANCELLED

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Craig Peterson, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA

Dec 03, 2014. Time: 10.00  FMI Room 530  Add to my calendar  Register for this event

Regulating chromosome-wide gene expression by nuclear positioning: dosage compensation in C. elegans
Peter Meister, University of Bern

Dec 04, 2014. Time: 17.15  FMI Room 530  Add to my calendar  Register for this event

Understanding the structure of full-length mRNAs, and its impact on mRNA stability and translation
Jernei Ule, UCL Institute of Neurology, London, UK

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Recent Publications

Lüthi A, Lüscher C Pathological circuit function underlying addiction and anxiety disorders Nat Neurosci. 2014 Dec; 17(12):1635-1643

Arnold A, Rahman MM, Lee MC, Muehlhaeusser S, Katic I, Gaidatzis D, Hess D, Scheckel C, Wright JE, Stetak A, Boag PR, Ciosk R Functional characterization of C. elegans Y-box-binding proteins reveals tissue-specific functions and a critical role in the formation of polysomes Nucleic Acids Res. 2014 Nov; [Epub ahead of print]

Bonapace L, Coissieux MM, Wyckoff J, Mertz KD, Varga Z, Junt T, Bentires-Alj M Cessation of CCL2 inhibition accelerates breast cancer metastasis by promoting angiogenesis Nature. 2014 Nov; 515(7525):130-3

Szikra T, Trenholm S, Drinnenberg A, Jüttner J, Raics Z, Farrow K, Biel M, Awatramani G, Clark DA, Sahel JA, da Silveira RA, Roska B Rods in daylight act as relay cells for cone-driven horizontal cell-mediated surround inhibition Nat Neurosci. 2014 Oct; [Epub ahead of print]

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