CLIB-Graduate Cluster organises session at DECHEMA/ProcessNet meeting together with BIO.NRW


On 23 September 2010, we will co-organise a session at the Joint Annual Meetings of the biotechnologists of DECHEMA and Process Net in Aachen.

Within the framework of, the CLIB-Graduate Cluster and BIO.NRW aim to showcase biotechnology in North Rhine-Westphalia. Scientific presentations will be given by fellows of the CLIB-Graduate Cluster, researchers from the CLIB-Technology Platforms and SMEs from our region.

Programme of the session:
09:30 - 09:35 Welcome address
Bernward Garthoff, BIO.NRW

Chair: Karl-Erich Jaeger, University of Düsseldorf, FZ Juelich

09:35 - 09:55 Advanced genomics and transcriptomics of industrial microorganisms
Jörn Kalinowski, Christian Rückert, Alfred Pühler, Bielefeld University

10:00 - 10:20 Using GPU programming in genome research
Tobias Jakobi, Jochen Blom, Daniel Doppmeier, Sebastian Jaenicke, Alexander Goesmann. Bielefeld University

10:25 - 10:45 Tandem-presentation: Pseudomonads as versatile expression hosts
Alexander Pelzer, Horst Funken, Stephan Thies, Susanne Wilhelm, Karl- Erich Jaeger, Frank Rosenau, University Düsseldorf

10:45 - 11:15 coffee break

11:15 - 11:35 Rhodobacter capsulatus as a novel bacterial expression host
Achim Heck, Nadine Katzke, Karl-Erich Jaeger, Thomas Drepper, University of Düsseldorf

11:40 - 12:00 Tandem-presentation: Biocatalysis meets systems biotechnology
Bruno Bühler, Lars Blank, Andreas Schmid, TU Dortmund

12:05 - 12:25 New approaches for biocatalysis, drug discovery and bioanalytics
Joachim Jose, Autodisplay Biotech GmbH

12:30 - 12:50 Autodisplay of functional P450 enzymes in E. coli
Stephanie Schumacher, Frank Hannemann, Rita Bernhardt, Joachim Jose, University of Düsseldorf

12:50 - 13:20 coffee break

Chair: Gerhard Schembecker, TU Dortmund

13:20 - 13:40 Innovative downstream processes
Bernhard Burghoff, TU Dortmund

13:45 - 14:05 Key performance indicators for downstream process development
Stefanie Schuldt, Gerhard Schembecker, TU Dortmund

14:10 - 14:30 Novel labels and dyes for time-resolved detection of proteins and antibodies in diagnostic applications
Peter Klauth, InBio GbR, Duisburg

14:35 - 14:55 Novel expression system based on ciliates for the production of therapeutic proteins
Marcus Hartmann, Cilian AG, Münster

Please note that the language of the annual meetings is German. In our session, speakers will be asked to kindly present in English since we expect our international fellows to attend.

For further information or to register, please check the websiteof the annual meetings.