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Translational Medicine Seminar

This seminar series aims to give an overview on translational medicine starting from the disease towards the understanding of disease mechanisms, epidemiological evidence, identification of biomarkers and development of new therapies and drugs leading to clinical studies. It will also cover basic concepts in life science ranging from research ethics, good manufacturing practice, translation of knowledge from mice to men, data integration to the transfer of research to the clinics and industry. Basis researchers, physician scientists and clinicians will introduce challenges and success stories of translational research and the format of a 45 minute talk followed by “Beer & Brezn” will provide a platform for active discussions and networking. The lecture series welcomes all researchers of the Center and is an integral part of the HELENA educational program. HELENA Graduate students and HELENA associated medical students have to participate 5 times. In compensation, the mandatory participation of HELENA students in the established HELENA Lecture Series will be reduced from 4 to 3 participations. The seminar series is only mandatory for Graduate Students who received a working contract from 01.01.2017 onwards. This seminar series is presented by HELENA and the Helmholtz Research Schools Lung Biology and Disease and Radiation Sciences with support by Translational and Clinical Projects.

Time and place:

4:00 – 4:45 pm, Talk (open for everybody)
4:45 – 5:30 pm, Networking (beer and
Auditorium, Campus Neuherberg

Participants have to register for the Translational Medicine seminars.

Translational Medicine Seminars 2018


Prof. Dr. Daniel Razansky (IBMI, HMGU) 
Commercialization of new bio-imaging technologies

Chair: Prof. Saak Ovsepyan (IBMI) 


Prof. Dr. Reinhard Zeidler (AGV, HMGU) 
Development of a proprietary therapeutic antibody from bench to bedside

Chair: Dr. Regina Feederle (MAB)




Prof. Dr. Günther Wess (CEO, HMGU) 
Translational Medicine: the long way of drug development

Chair: PD Dr. Silke Meiners


Prof. Dr. med. Ulrike Protzer (VIRO, HMGU)
Catch me if you can - Developing novel therapies to cure hepatitis B virus infection

Chair: Dr. Li Deng
25.07.2017 PD Dr. med. Anne Hilgendorff (iLBD)
Translation: a daily practice. Learning from clinical need and scientific

Chair: Dr. Monika Beer
27.09.2017 Prof. Dr. Rudi Balling (Director, Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine)
From systems biology to systems medicine: Easier said than done

Chair: Prof. Dr. Martin Hrabè de Angelis
23.11.2017 Prof. Dr. Dolores Schendel (CEO, Medigene AG)
Immunotherapy - the changing paradigm for treatment of cancer

Chair: Prof. Dr. med. Martin Göttlicher
Research School Lung Biology and Disease

Coordinator: Dr. Doreen Franke

Helmholtz Graduate School Environmental Health

Coordinator: Dr. Kristin Dauner

Helmholtz Research School of Radiation Sciences RS2

Coordinator: Dr. Corinna Loës

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