Workshop on "Cell Biology, Fluorescence Microscopy, and Geometry"


All lectures will be held in Leibniz-Hörsaal (G 10),
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences (Leipzig, Inselstraße 22).

Sunday, June 05, 2005
17:00 Informal gathering in the lobby of the MPI MiS, Inselstrasse 22, third floor
18:30 Dinner
(Restaurant 'Bowling Tempel', Inselstrasse 20)
Monday, June 06, 2005
08:30 - 09:00Registration
09:00 - 09:15Jürgen Jost: Welcome
09:15 - 10:15Walter Schubert  (Universität Magdeburg, Germany)
Topological proteomics: Exploring molecular networks directly in the cell  (see abstract)
10:15 - 11:00Linda Cheung  (University of Warwick, United Kingdom)
c-Myc: prepare to live or die
11:00 - 11:30Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:00Mikhael Gromov  (IHÉS, France)
Mathematical aspects of protein structure
12:00 - 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 - 14:45Petra Schwille  (Technische Universität Dresden, Germany)
Perspectives for confocal single molecule analysis in cells and membrane systems  (see abstract)
14:45 - 15:30Peter Serocka  (Universität Bielefeld, Germany)
"Lasagne": a tool for interactive exploration of multivariate image data  (see abstract)
15:30 - 16:15Coffee Break
16:15 - 17:00Tim Nattkemper  (Universität Bielefeld, Germany)
New tools for automatic and interactive exploration of multivariate image data in biomedicine  (see abstract)
17:00 - 18:30David Epstein  (University of Warwick, United Kingdom)
Some key issues raised by MELK, with audience participation  (see abstract)
19:00 Dinner
(Restaurant 'Zunftkeller', Dresdner Strasse 11 - 13)
Tuesday, June 07, 2005
09:00 - 10:00Dieter G. Weiss  (Universität Rostock , Germany)
Digital light microscopy techniques for the study of living cytoplasm  (see PDF abstract)
10:00 - 10:45Eduardo Mendoza  (Ludwig Maximilians Universität München, Germany)
Single cell studies of bacterial two component systems (work in progress)  (see abstract)
10:45 - 11:15Coffee Break
11:15 - 12:15Spencer L. Shorte  (Institut Pasteur, France)
Micro-Rotation Imaging- a novel system and new mathematical methodologies for three-dimensional fluorescence imaging in individual, non-adherent living cells.  (see abstract)
12:15 - 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 - 14:45Roland Brock  (Universität Tübingen, Germany)
A combination of fluorescence microscopy and chemical inhibitors reveals the timing of early T cell receptor-dependent signal transduction  (see abstract)
14:45 - 15:30Josef Käs  (Universität Leipzig, Germany)
Feeling and Influencing Active Intracellular Polymer Networks with Light  (see abstract)
15:30 - 16:00Coffee Break
16:00 - 16:45Andrej Borissenko  (Universität Bielefeld, Germany)
Determining optimal thresholds for MELK images  (see abstract)
16:45 - 17:30Angela Stevens  (MPI MIS, Germany)
Signal evaluation and cell motion  (see abstract)
19:00 Dinner
Wednesday, June 08, 2005
09:00 - 09:45Gerald Kneller  (CNRS d'Orléans, France)
Brownian dynamics with memory  (see abstract)
09:45 - 10:30Klaus Scherrer  (Institut Jacques Monod, CNRS, France)
Dissecting Gene Expression by Hybridisation in situ (FISH) and Indirect Immuno Fluorescence  (see abstract)
10:30 - 11:00Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:45Stephan Diekmann  (Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Germany)
The human kinetochore: model building and data from fluorescence microscopy  (see abstract)
11:45 - 12:45Günther Gerisch  (Max-Planck-Institut für Biochemie, Germany)
Dynamic patterns of actin assembly in cell motility and chemotaxis  (see abstract)
12:45 - 14:15Lunch Break
14:15 - 15:00Ulrich Randoll  (Matrix-Center-München, Germany)
Vibration and Cell Activity - Cell Activity and Vibration  (see abstract)
15:00 - 15:30Andreas Dress: Concluding remarks

Date and Location

June 05 - 08, 2005
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences
Inselstraße 22
04103 Leipzig
see travel instructions

Scientific Organizers

Andreas Dress
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences
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Jean-Pierre Bourguignon
Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques

Administrative Contact

Antje Vandenberg
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences
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05.04.2017, 12:42