Horizons in Molecular Biology Symposium 2018

The 15th Symposium "Horizons in Molecular Biology" will take place on 10th-13th September 2018 at the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry in Goettingen, Germany.


The aim of the Symposium is to bring together senior scientists and young researchers from different fields to promote scientific exchange and to provide exciting insights into the frontiers of Molecular Biology. We are happy to announce names of highly renowned leading scientists who will jointly discuss current trends in the fields of biochemistry, cell biology, structural biology, and neuroscience at Horizons 2018:


Daniel GerlichInstitute of Molecular Biotechnology, Vienna, Austria

Sjors ScheresMedical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, England

Katherine PappasNational and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece

Floyd RomesbergScripps Research Institute, San Diego, California, USA

Florian JugMax Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany

Bianxiao CuiStanford University, California, USA

Osamu NurekiUniversity of Tokyo, Japan

Neville SanjanaNew York University, New York City, USA

Roland NusseStanford University, California, USA

Ulrike KutayInstitute of Biochemistry, ETH, Zurich, Switzerland

Anna Marie PyleYale University and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, New Haven, USA

Polly MatzingerNational Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Maryland, USA

Yamuna KrishnanUniversity of Chicago, USA

Elizabeth VillaThe University of California, San Diego, USA

Kikuë Tachibana-KonwalskiInstitute of Molecular Biotechnology, Vienna, Austria

Jeff SpragginsVanderbilt University, Nashville, USA

Carlos Bustamante, University of California, Berkeley, USA

Danielle Laurencin, Institut Charles Gerhardt Montpellier, Montpellier, France

Clive Brown, Oxford Nanopore Technologies, UK

Anne Claude Gavin, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany

Mara Dierssen, Centre for Genomic Regulation, Barcelona, Spain


Horizons Career Fair 2018

The Career Fair 2018 will take place on the 10th of September 2018. This year's list of speakers includes:


Marie-Laure Yaspo, Alactris Theranostics

Adrian Schomburg, Proteros Biostructures, IMPRS in Molecular Biology alumni

Ben Glick, Snapgene

Stephanie Boue, Sbv IMPROVER

Daisy Robinton, WandW


More about the 12th Horizons Career Fair.

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Impressions of Horizons 2017