2016 - 2017

27 September 2016
Prof. Molly M. Stevens (Imperial College London, UK)
Designing materials for regenerative medicine and ultrasensitive biosensing

28 September 2016
Prof. Timo L.M. Ten Hagen (Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
Nanoparticle-mediated drug delivery to treat cancer

13 December 2016
Prof. Erika Eiser (University of Cambridge, UK)
DNA Driven Colloidal Aggregation at a Liquid-Liquid Interface

20 December 2016
Prof. Dr. Volker Mailänder (Center for Translational Nanomedicine, Universitätsmedizin der Johannes-Gutenberg Universität Mainz, Germany)
Interaction of Nanoparticles with Proteins: the Miracle of the Stealth Effect

21 February 2017
Dr. Frederik Wurm (Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research Mainz, Germany)
Living polymerization to phosphorus-based or sequenced polymers

05 April 2017
Dr. Daniel Kümin (Institute of Virology und Immunology IVI, Biosafety & Engineering, Mittelhäusern, Switzerland)
An Introduction to Biological Safety: What Does It Mean to Work in a Biological / Medical Laboratory
Joint seminar with the Adolphe Merkle Institute and the Department of Medicine, University of Fribourg

09 May 2017
Prof. Thomas Scheibel (University of Bayreuth, Germany)
Engineering, processing and applications of structural proteins: The tale of spider silk
Adolphe Merkle Institute joint seminar

13 June 2017
Dr. Christiane Löwe (University of Zurich, Switzerland)
Unintentional bias
Adolphe Merkle Institute joint seminar

The National Centers of Competence in Research (NCCR) are a research instrument of the Swiss National Science Foundation
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