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Susan G. Amara
Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology, NIMH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Close encounters: the intimate regulatory interactions between GPCR signaling events and neurotransmitter transporters

Margarida Amaral
University of Lisbon, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Lisbon, Portugal
Membrane trafficking in cystic fibrosis

Richard Collins
University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
Cryo-EM of membrane proteins in the modern era – from 2D crystals to high throughput single particle averaging

Barbara Ehrlich
Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, USA
The role of membrane proteins in cellular calcium regulation and signalling

Sergio Grinstein
The Hospital for Sick Children and Department of Biochemistry University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Phosphoinositide-gated ion fluxes drive endocytic traffic

László Hunyady
Semmelweis University, Department of Physiology, Budapest, Hungary
Membrane receptor trafficking. The role of beta arrestins in receptor function

Vassilis Koronakis
University of Cambridge, Department of Pathology, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Tripartite efflux pumps: bacterial nanomachines for toxin export and antibiotic efflux

Erzsébet Ligeti
Semmelweis University, Department of Physiology, Budapest, Hungary
Role of extracellular vesicles in immune regulation

Satoshi Murakami
IUBMB lecturer, Department of Life Science and Technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan
Structural analysis of membrane transporters at an atomic level

Poul Nissen
Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Aarhus C, Denmark
Structure and function of membrane ATPases

Bert Poolman
University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
Can we build a minimal form of life from molecular components and control the physicochemistry of the cell?

Margaret S. Robinson
Institute for Medical Research, Clinical Biochemistry, Cambridge, UK
Trafficking of membrane vesicles

Anne Spang
Biocenter Basel, Switzerland
Insights into organelle compartmentalisation

Giulio Superti-Furga
Research Center for Molecular Medicine of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, Austria
Complex regulation of human membrane transporters

Robert Tampé
Biocenter, Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt a.M., Germany
Illuminating macromolecular membrane complexes in adaptive immunity

Christine Ziegler
Department of Structural Biology, Max Planck Institute of Biophysics, Germany
Membrane proteins and stress responses in bacteria


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    1 Jan 2019
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    15 April 2019
  • Applications closing
    30 April 2019
  • Closing times: 23:59 (UTC+01:00)

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