Conference Presentations and Invited Talks (Selection)

  • “Small molecule effectors of myosin motor proteins: novel pharmacological agents with therapeutic potential”. Nov. 2018, Organisch-Chemisches Kolloquium der TU Dresden, Prof. H.-J. Knölker, Dresden.
  • “Selective inhibition of myosins by halogenated carbazoles and arylindole derivatives”. Sept. 2018, 47th European Muscle Conference, Budapest, Ungarn.
  • ”Phosphoinositide-mediated myosin-1 targeting during endocytosis”. Feb. 2018, 62nd Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society, San Francisco, USA.
  • Functional Engineering of Myosin Motors”. May 2016, Linnaeus University- Dept. Chemistry and Biomedical Sciences, Prof. A. Mansson, Sweden.
  • “Nicotiana tabacum myosin-11 – unraveling the kinetic mechanism of the fastest prossesive myosin motor”. Dec. 2014, Protein Interaction Meeting, Dept. of Biochemistry, Eötvös Universität Budapest.
  • “Myosins: Molecular Mechanisms and Cellular Functions”. Jun. 2013, UKE - Zentrum für Molekulare Neurobiologie Hamburg (ZMNH).
  • “Mechanisms of Mechanochemical Coupling in Low and High Duty Ratio Myosins”. Feb. 2013, 57th Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society, Philadelphia, USA.
  • “Control of myosin-based transport in biohybrid devices by divalent cations - effect of Mg2+-ions and temperature”. Sept. 2012, 41st European Muscle Conference, Rhodes, 1 – 5 Sept, Greece.
  • "Molecular Nanomachines at Work:  How Myosins Coordinate Cellular Movement and Transport". Nov. 2011, Institut für Tierökologie und Zellbiologie, Prof. Bern Schierwater, Tierärztliche Hochschule Hannover.
  • “Molecular and Cellular Dissection of Class-1 Myosins”. Nov. 2010, Department of Biosciences, University of Kent, Canterbury, UK.
  • Dictyostelium discoideum als Modellsystem zur Aufklärung der Funktionen von cCMP und cUMP“. Oct. 2010, cCMP/cUMP Symposium, Pharmakologisches Institut der MHH, Prof. Seifert.
  • Control of velocity and mode of movement with engineered myosin motors”. March 2010, 13th Alpbach Workshop on Muscle and Motor Proteins, Österreich.
  • ”Motor proteins of the myosin family: design, mechanism, and functional diversity”. Jan. 2010, Euro Dia Meeting, Leibnizhaus Hannover, Germany.
  • “The structural and mechanistic basis of allosteric modulation of myosin motor activity by pharmacological agents”. Oct. 2009, 25th European Crystallography Meeting 16-21 August, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • “Learning by Engineering - New Insights into the Molecular Mechanism and Cellular Functions of Myosin Motors”. Jun 2009, Physiologisches Seminar des Zentrums Physiologie, Medizinischen Hochschule Hannover.