CEPLAS Friday

29/09/2017, 14:00 | Event

UoC, Cologne

Speakers: Thea Pick (HHU, CEPLAS Alumni); Johana Misas (UoC, RA C); Tabea Mettler-Altmann

On the last Friday of the month, all CEPLAS members meet at one of the four sites. Talks will be given by scientists from the cluster or invited speakers. External guests who are interested in the talks are welcome!

On September 29, CEPLAS Friday takes place at the Cologne Biocenter. Abstracts will be provided here on time.

More information about the speakers:


Dr. Johana Misas (RA C)

Title: The Ustilago maydis effector Pit2 lures apoplastic cysteine proteases to suppress immune responses

Dr. Thea Pick (CEPLAS Alumni):

Title: Engineered plant cell wall composition for improved biofuel production

Dr. Tabea Mettler-Altmann (CEPLAS Metabolomics Platforms)

Title: Poly-phosphate is a highly dynamic polymer in the green alga Chlorella vulgaris

Talks start at 2pm. Afterwards there will be drinks and snacks in the foyer of the biocentre (Zülpicher Str. 47b, Köln).

Heinrich Heine University
University of Cologne
Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research
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