December 22, 2009
Chiara Stringari, Laboratory of Fluorescence Dynamics, Biomedical Engineering Department, University of California, Irvine, USA
Multiple components mapping of living tissue by phasor analysis of fluorescence lifetime imaging

December 18, 2009
Giovanni Solinas, Laboratory of Metabolic Stress Biology, Department of Medicine, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
Pro-inflammatory pathways in obesity-related disorders

December 11, 2009
Roberto Maggio, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of L’Aquila, Italy
G-Protein-coupled receptor oligomerization: implications for G protein activation and drug discovery

December 4, 2009
Stefano Gustincich, International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste
The Transcriptional Landscape of Dopaminergic Neurons and its Significance for Parkinson's Disease

December 2, 2009
Tiziana Bonaldi, Department of Experimental Oncology, European Institute of Oncology, Milano
Quantitative proteomics to study the different levels of gene expression regulation: global analysis of microRNA targets in B-cell lymphoma

December 1, 2009
Alberto Bacci, Laboratory of Cellular Physiology of Cortical Microcircuits, European Brain Research Institute, Rome
Self-inhibiting neurons of the neocortex

November 27, 2009
Daniela Cecconi, Department of Biotechnology, University of Verona, Italy
Proteomic Analysis of Mantle cell lymphoma: from pathogenesis to a proposal of a new therapy

November 23, 2009
Paola Bellosta, Department of Biology, CCNY - City University of New York
How Myc regulates growth and metabolism, new insights from the fly room

November 11, 2009
Andrea Musacchio, Department of Experimental Oncology, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
Feedback control of mitosis

November 6, 2009
Francesco Ferraguti, Department of Pharmacology, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
Neural bases of fear extinction: the intercalated cell masse

November 6, 2009
Francesca Demichelis, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Institute for Computational Biomedicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York
Genomic Structural Variation in Cancer

October 30, 2009
Giannino Del Sal, Department of Life Sciences, University of Trieste, Italy
Regulation and dysregulation of the p53 network

September 23, 2009
Martin Hanczyc, Center for Fundamental Living Technology (FLinT), Department of Physics and Chemistry, University of Southern Denmark
Synthesizing moving protocells: self-maintenance of an open-ended non-equilibrium state by self-movement

September 3, 2009
Marco Terenzio, Molecular NeuroPathobiology Laboratory, Cancer Research UK, London Research Institute
An RNAi screen to identify novel regulators of neurotrophin internalization and retrograde transport

July 28, 2009
Anna Cereseto, Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy
Molecular determinants of HIV-1 infection: finding a route to the host cellular genome

July 13, 2009
Paola Rizzo, Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, USA
Cross-talk between Notch and the estrogen receptor: new therapeutic implications for breast cancer

July 9, 2009
Raffaella Giavazzi, Department of Oncology, "Mario Negri” Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milano, Italy
Angiogenesis as target for cancer therapy: strategies for combination with chemotherapy

July 8, 2009
Nikolaos Balatsos, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology - University of Thessaly, Greece
Tales from poly(A) tails: Deadenylases and the control of mRNA turnover

June 24, 2009
Aldo Pagano, Department of Oncology, Biology and Genetics - University of Genoa & National Institute for Cancer Research
RNA polymerase III-associated disorders: the “cogene” paradigm

June 19, 2009
David Henshall, Department of Physiology & Medical Physics, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin
Getting the brain to put up a fight: tolerance and the molecular basis for endogenous programmes of neuroprotection in epilepsy

June 18, 2009
Luigi Bubacco, Department of Biology, University of Padua, Italy
Modification by Dopamine adducts links alpha-synuclein to oxidative stress in Parkinson disease

June 15, 2009
Irene Chen, FAS Center for Systems Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge
Information and Emergence during the Origins of Life

May 13, 2009
Anne Calof, Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology, University of California - Irvine, USA
Mouse Models for Studying Neural Stem Cell Development and Human Genetic Disease

April 30, 2009
Nicoletta Landsberger, Department of Structural and Functional Biology, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
Molecular genetics of Rett syndrome: when epigenetic signals go unrecognized

April 21, 2009
Kriton Kalantidis, Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Department of Biology, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
Looking for endogenous and exogenous factors affecting stability of transgene expression in plants: genes and environment

April 16, 2009
Jürgen Borlak, Medical School of Hannover, Fraunhofer Institute of Toxicology and Experimental Medicine, Hannover, Germany
Regulation of hepatic nuclear factors in primary and secondary liver malignancies

March 25, 2009
Ettore Luzi, Center on Endocrine Hereditary Tumors, AOUC, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Florence, Italy
Compensatory induction of menin-oncosuppressor: a post-transcriptional mechanism that opens the possibility of a RNA-based therapy in MEN1 gene mutation carriers

March 12, 2009
Romano Silvestri, Department of Chemistry and Drug Technologies, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
Anti-tubulin Agents: Current Drugs and New Perspectives

February 26, 2009
Antonio Zaza, Department of Biotechnology and Biosciences, University of Milano - Bicocca, Italy
Mechanisms of cardiac repolarization: an upside-down view

February 19, 2009
Andrea Sboner, Department of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale University, USA
Probing the system: computational challenges in high-throughput data

February 10,2009
Paolo Pesaresi, Department of Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology, University of Milan, Italy
Chloroplast adaptative responses: from functional genomics to molecular details