Amino acid transport in Serpula lacrymans

Ass. Prof. Mark Fricker from the Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford :

Fungi cause major crop devastation on a global scale, exacerbated by climate change with long-term knock-on consequences for food security. However, fungi also provide critical ecosystem services through extensive carbon and nutrient cycling in the soil.

Gebäude der Fakultät für Technische Wissenschaften

MSc Dubraska Moreno just arrived from Caracas to join the Zeilinger lab for her PhD project which will focus on the analysis of the cellular and sytemic growth responses during mycoparasitic chemotropism.

Dr. Alexander Lichius from the Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck recently co-authored a paper on the influence of sterole precursors on cell-cell recognition and fusion in Neurospora crassa.

The study group's content is based around: Problem-based learning, Python programming for biologists, R - data manipulation & statistics. It's open to anyone interested and no previous programming knowledge required.

When: Every Friday afternoon from 14:00 to 16:00

Where: Conference room Microbiology (Technikerstraße 25d, first floor)

Bring your own laptop!