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International CiM-Symposium 2015

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From 13 to 15 September 2015, the Cells-in-Motion Cluster of Excellence welcomed international top class researchers to the international CiM symposium „Moving Cells in Development and Disease“ in Münster.
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  • The CiM coordinators (from the left) Prof. Michael Schäfers, Prof. Lydia Sorokin und Prof. Volker Gerke as well as the organizers of the symposium Prof. Erez Raz, Prof. Christian Klämbt und Prof. Ralf Adams were happy about a successful opening.
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  • In her keynote lecture, Prof. Ruth Lehmann (New York University School of Medicine) talked about „Lipid mediated migration of germ cells“.
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  • Prof. Fiona Watt (King‘s College London) presented her research on „Moving epidermal cells“.
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  • And Prof. Michael Sixt (Institute of Science and Technology Austria) gave a lecture on „Cytoskeletal responses to external load in migrating cells“.
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  • International CiM Symposium 2015
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  • International CiM Symposium 2015
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Moving Cells in Development and Disease, 13-15 September 2015

At the international CiM symposium „Moving Cells in Development and Disease“, top class researchers from life and natural sciences presented their current scientific results. The list of speakers of the symposium was full of experts from the United States, from Germany, Great Britain and Switzerland. In addition, selected junior scientists from the CiM Cluster of Excellence got the opportunity to present their research.

Conference programme

15 Minutes for Junior Researchers

Mandy Großgarten, a doctoral student in Chemistry, is one of eight junior researchers to speak at the International CiM Symposium.
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It is not only experts from the world of biomedical research who will be speaking at the International CiM Symposium from September 13th to 15th. Eight junior researchers will also be presenting the results of their research. Mandy Großgarten, who is a doctoral student in Chemistry in the CiM research group led by Prof. Uwe Karst, is one of them.

Something New Comes Out Every Conference

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In two weeks’ time the International CiM Symposium will be bringing together scientists from a variety of disciplines. But what makes a good symposium? And what would science be without scientific symposia? The organizers of the CiM Symposium – Prof. Erez Raz, Prof. Christian Klämbt and Prof. Ralf Adams – answer these and other questions.