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Kjeldgaard Lectures

Kjeldgaard Lectures in Molecular Biology
organised by the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics

The Kjeldgaard Lecture series is a series of lectures by internationally renowned scientists in all fields of genetics and molecular, structural and cellular biology. The lecture series is organised by the Seminar Committee at the department.

Autumn 2019

Thursday 29 August 2019 at 13:15

Yulong Li (Peking University, China)

Spying on neuromodulation by constructing new genetically encoded fluorescent sensors

Host: Keisuke Yonehara

Wednesday 11 September 2019 at 13:15

Florian Heyd (Freie Universität Berlin, Germany)

Body temperature controlled kinase activity: from rhythmic alternative splicing in mammals to sex determination in reptiles

Host: Ulf Andersson Ørom

Thursday 10 October 2019 at 13:15

Nikolaus Rajewsky (MDC Berlin, Germany)

Gene Expression in space and time

Host: Jørgen Kjems

Thursday 5 December 2019 at 13:15

Jens Lykke-Andersen (University of California, USA)

RNA quality control - how cells sort good from bad RNAs

Host: Christian Kroun Damgaard

Spring 2019

Monday 25 February 2019 at 13:15

Lori Passmore (MRC, UK)

Molecular insights into the mRNA poly(A) tail machinery

Host: Ditlev E. Brodersen

Thursday 28 March 2019 at 13:15

Andreas Lüthi (FMI, Switzerland)

Neuronal circuit mechanisms for learning and memory

Joint Lecture between MBG and DANDRITE

Host: Joint Lecture between MBG and DANDRITE

Thursday 2 May 2019 at 13:15

Evan Eichler (University of Washington, USA)

New mutations, pathways and the genetic subtypes of autism

Joint Lecture between MBG and DANDRITE

Host: Christian K. Damgard


Thursday 9 May 2019 13:15

Nikolaus Rajewsky (MDC Berlin, Germany)


Host: Jørgen Kjems

About Niels Ole Kjeldgaard

The lecture series was named after the founder of the department Niels Ole Kjeldgaard (1926-2006).