Viikki Monday Seminars

Ben Martin, Stony Brook University, USA
Using zebrafish as an in vivo cancer metastasis model

The Martin Lab

Location: Viikki Biocenter 2, Auditorium 1041
Host: Jacqueline Moustakas-Verho

Angela Belcher, MIT, USA
Giving New Life to Materials for Energy, the Environment and Medicine

Belcher homepage

Location: Viikki Biocenter 2, Note at 13:00, Auditorium 2041
Host: Mark Daly

Eija Jokitalo, University of Helsinki
Electron microscopy of cells and organelles – beyond pretty pictures

Electron Microscopy Unit
@EJokitalo

Location: Viikki Biocenter 2, Auditorium 1041
Host: Juha Saarikangas

Ari-Pekka Mähönen, University of Helsinki
Stem cells that produce wood

Plant Growth Dynamics
@AP_Mahonen

Location: Viikki Biocenter 2, Auditorium 1041
Host: Juha Saarikangas

Christian Landry, Université Laval, Canada 
The dynamics of genome evolution in interspecific hybrids

Landry Lab
@landrychristian

Location: Viikki Biocenter 2, Auditorium 1041
Host: Jukka-Pekka Verta and Craig Primmer

John Tuthill, University of Washington, USA
Neural mechanisms of proprioception and motor control in Drosophila 

The Tuthill Lab
@casa_tuthill

Location: Viikki Biocenter 2, Auditorium 1041
Host: Petri Ala-Laurila

Claudio Hetz, University of Chile, Chile
ER proteostasis unbalance: from aging to neurodegenerative diseases

Hetz Lab
@HetzLab

Location: Viikki Biocenter 2, Auditorium 1041
Host: Ave Eesmaa and Mart Saarma

Markus Ralser, The Francis Crick Institute, UK
From its origins to the rules that define modern cellular metabolism

Molecular Biology of Metabolism Group
@RalserLab

Location: Viikki Biocenter 2, Auditorium 1041
Host: Cory Dunn

Julia Mahamid, EMBL Heidelberg, Germany
From transcription-translation coupling in Bacteria to translational stress response in Eukaryotes: unique insights from in-cell cryo-electron tomography

Mahamid Group

Location: Viikki Biocenter 2, Auditorium 1041
Host: Eija Jokitalo

Kenneth Birnbaum, New York University, USA
Reviving the Meristem: How Plant Cells Rejuvenate During Regeneration

Birnbaum Laboratory
@KenBirnbaum

Location: Viikki Biocenter 2, Auditorium 1041
Host: Ari-Pekka Mähönen

Peter Espenshade, Johns Hopkins University, USA
Mechanisms of Nutrient Signaling: Crosstalk between Lipids and Oxygen

Espenshade Lab
@PeterEspenshade

Location: Viikki Biocenter 2, Auditorium 1041
Host: Cory Dunn

Gautam Dantas, Washington University St.Luis, USA
Predicting and combating biotic and abiotic disruptions to diverse microbiomes

Dantas Lab
@volatilebug

Location: Viikki Biocenter 2, Auditorium 1041
Host: Katariina Pärnänen

Maria Barna, Stanford University, USA
Ribosome heterogeneity in translating the genetic code: from genes to organisms

Barna Homepage
@mbarnalab

Location: Viikki Biocenter 2, Auditorium 1041
Host: Ville Paavilainen

Daniel Müller, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Mechanically Quantifying and Directing Molecular and Cellular Processes     

@MullerForce

Location: Viikki Biocenter 2, Auditorium 1041
Host: Ville Paavilainen

Kaisa Lehti, Karoliniska Institutet
Unraveling adaptive signals at the intersections of extracellular matrix and cancer cell-cell communication

Kaisa Lehti Group
@LehtiLab

Location: Viikki Biocenter 2, Auditorium 1041
Host: Women's Network, Johanna Englund

Trevor Corson, Author, editor and teacher
Telling Science Stories: How can scientists communicate with the public and reach a wider audience

Corson Homepage
@TrevorCorson

Location: Viikki Biocenter 2, Auditorium 1041
Host: Juha Saarikangas