3rd Annual Biotechnology Lecture and Award

Date Thursday, April 23, 2009, 14:00 - 16:30
Location Lundbeck Auditorium, Biocenter, University of Copenhagen, Ole Maaløes vej 5, Copenhagen N
Organizers The Danish Biotechnological Society

Program

Session I: Annual Biotechnology Lecture

14.00 – 14.10

Ulrik Gether, Department of Molecular Pharmacology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen: Presentation of Annual Biotechnology Lecture 2008.

14.10 – 15.00

Brian Kobilka, Departments of Molecular and Cellular Physiology and Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Palo Alto, CA, USA: “Structure and Dynamics of the Human beta 2 Adrenergic Receptor”.

15.00 – 15.30

Coffee break

Session II: Annual Biotechnology Awards for Young Researchers

15.30 – 15.40

Steen Gammeltoft, Glostrup Hospital, Denmark: Presentation of Annual Biotechnology Awards for Young Researchers 2008.

15.40 – 16.00

Anja Groth, Biotech Research and Innovation Centre, University of Copenhagen: Histone Dynamics in Chromatin Replication.

16.00 – 16.20

Jens Preben Morth, Centre for Membrane Pumps in Cells and Disease, University of Aarhus, Denmark: The Crystal Structure of the Sodium Pump, from Structure to Function

16.20 – 16.40

Søren G. Rasmusssen, Departments of Molecular and Cellular Physiology and Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Palo Alto, CA, USA: Crystallization and X-ray crystallography of the human beta 2 adrenergic receptor. 

16.40 – 17.00

Reception and refreshments