LS2 meeting, Lausanne Feb 4-5

The LS2 meeting, chaired by Richard Benton, will take place in Lausanne on Feb 4 and 5, 2014.Screen Shot 2013-09-27 at 10.30.52 AM

A preliminary program is already available: link


Plenary speakers:

Plenary Speakers

  • Prof. Ulla Bonas Prof. Ulla Bonas (Martin Luther University, Halle, Germany):
    “Manipulation of eukaryotic cells by TAL and other bacterial effectors“
  • Prof. Olaf BlankeProf. Olaf Blanke (Brain Mind Institute, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland):
    “Arms, phantoms limbs, and the self: Towards neuroprosthetics of the mind”
  • Prof. Andrea BrandProf. Andrea Brand (The Gurdon Institute, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom):
    ” Stem cells to synapses: regulation of self-renewal and differentiation in the nervous system”
  • Prof. Maria LeptinProf. Maria Leptin (EMBO director, EMBL, Germany):
    “Cell shape and morphogenesis: sub cellular and supra-cellular mechanisms”
  • Prof. Dan TawfikProf. Dan Tawfik (Weizmann Institute, Rehovot, Israel) :
    “How do proteins evolve?