MLZ Conference: Neutrons for Health

from Tuesday, 27 June 2017 (09:00) to Friday, 30 June 2017 (14:00)


        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
27 Jun 2017
28 Jun 2017
29 Jun 2017
30 Jun 2017
AM
09:00
Oral presentations I (until 12:00) ()
09:00 Dynamics of concentrated protein solutions: from presbyopia to pharmaceutical formulations - Anna Stradner (Lund University, Division of Physical Chemistry)   ()
09:30 A combined study based on simulations, analytical ultracentrifugation and SANS to elucidate the oligomers formed by Alzheimer’s Aβ peptide - Birgit Strodel (Forschungszentrum Jülich)   ()
10:00 Hydrogen Bond Dynamics in Antipsychotics by Neutron Spectroscopy and Density Functional Theory - Jose Pereira (University Of Copenhagen)   ()
10:20 --- Coffee Break ---
10:50 The stratum corneum lipid composition and organization is key factor for the skin barrier: an integrated approach of lipid models and clinical studies - Joke Bouwstra (Division of Drug Delivery Technology, Leiden Academic Centre for Drug research, Leiden University)   ()
11:20 Nanorheology: Using neutrons to discover the dynamics of biological membranes - Sebastian Jaksch (JCNS at MLZ)   ()
11:40 Complex model membranes and neutron reflectivity: a mime for cell surface interactions - Valeria Rondelli (Università degli Studi di Milano)   ()
09:00
Oral presentations III (until 12:00) ()
09:00 Neutrons against Cancer - Wolfgang Sauerwein (University Duisburg-Essen, University Hospital Essen,)   ()
09:30 Development of Intensity Modulated Fast Neutron Therapy at the University of Washington - Robert Emery (University of Washington)   ()
10:00 Characterisation of the secondary fast and ultrafast neutrons emitted in Particle Therapy with the MONDO experiment - Michela Marafini (Centro Fermi, Museo Storico della Fisica e Centro Studi e RIcerche E.Fermi / INFN Sezione Roma)   ()
10:20 --- Coffee Break ---
10:50 Neutron Irradiation Therapy – the clinicians view - Andrea Posch (Univ. Klinik für Radioonkologie-Strahlentherapie Innsbruck)   ()
11:20 Fast neutron medical treatment – a status report - Franz-Michael Wagner (MLZ, TUM)   ()
09:00
Oral presentations V (until 12:00) ()
09:00 A brief history of the evolution of carrier-free Lutetium-177 into a globally established isotope platform for a new class of targeted cancer therapeutics - Oliver Buck (ITM Isotopen Technologien München AG)   ()
09:30 Production of Mo-99/Tc-99m at FRM II - Status of the Project - Heiko Gerstenberg (FRM II, TUM)   ()
09:50 Neutron activation of QuiremSpheres® in FRM II - Johannes Nijsen (Quirem Medical)   ()
10:10 --- Coffee Break ---
10:40 Nanotechnology-based Drug Delivery in Oncology - Targeted Chemotherapy and Examples for specific Radioenhancement - Rainer Tietze (Universitätsklinikum Erlangen)   ()
11:10 Target Nanoparticles for Cancer Therapy with Neutrons and Photons - Thomas Nawroth (Gutenberg-University, Pharmaceutical Technology)   ()
11:30 Neutron radiobiology experiments at ILL for improving Boron Neutron Capture Therapy - Ignacio Porras (Universidad de Granada)   ()
09:00
Oral presentations VII (until 11:00) ()
09:00 Filling in the gaps: improving our quality of life by understanding hydrogen bonds - Heloisa Bordallo (University of Copenhagen - Niels Bohr Institute & ESS ERIC)   ()
09:30 Towards the structure of native bacterial cellulose: Is Brown's model accurate? - Ruslan Smyslov (Institute of Macromolecular Compounds of Russian Academy of Sciences; PNPI NRC KI)   ()
09:50 Neutrons and Health: The First Ten Years of Food Science @ ANSTO - Elliot Gilbert (ANSTO)   ()
10:10 --- Coffee Break ---
11:30 --- Valedictory lunch ---
PM
12:00 --- Lunch ---
13:00
Oral presentations II (until 16:30) ()
13:00 Solving biomedical puzzles using tiny” perdeuterated crystals for subatomic resolution X-Ray and neutron diffraction - Alberto Podjarny (IGBMC CNRS)   ()
13:30 Neutrons to uncover the secrets of heme peroxidases - Peter Moody (University of Leicester)   ()
14:00 Analysis of protein-ligand hydrogen bonding patterns in galectin-3 using neutron crystallography to guide drug design - Derek Logan (Lund University, Dept. of Biochemistry and Structural Biology)   ()
14:20 --- Coffee Break ---
14:50 Seeing H-atoms and protons: Enzyme mechanisms and drug design - Matthew Blakeley (Institut Laue-Langevin)   ()
15:10 The structure of KRas at the lipid membrane - Frank Heinrich (Carnegie Mellon University)   ()
15:30 How PEGylation of protein may change its structure and biological functionality - Karol Ciepluch (Forschungszentrum Jülich)   ()
15:50 Small Angle Neutron Scattering Instrument KWS1 for Protein Structure Determination - Henrich Frielinghaus (JCNS at MLZ)   ()
16:10 Drug development using information from Neutron protein crystallography - Tobias Schrader (JCNS at MLZ)   ()
16:30
Poster session A (until 18:30) ()
16:30 Drug-Polymer and Lipid Bio-Nanoparticles for Chemo-Therapy and Cancer Prevention - Paricahrt Thummarati   ()
16:35 Magnetic Drug Targeting (MDT)-assisted neutron capture therapy - Harald Unterweger (Section of Experimental Oncology and Nanomedicine (SEON), Universitätsklinikum Erlangen)   ()
16:40 Dynamics in Denatured Proteins Investigated with Neutron Spin-Echo Spectroscopy NSE - Felix Ameseder (Forschungszentrum Jülich)   ()
16:45 Hydration-dependent dynamics of human telomeric oligonucleotides investigated by inelastic neutron scattering - Marialucia Longo (JCNS at MLZ)   ()
16:50 Investigation of self-assembling biopolymers of hGBP1 in the native farnesylated state - Charlotte Lorenz (Forschungszentrum Jülich)   ()
16:55 MIMAC-­‐FastN : a directional fast neutron spectrometer - Nadine Sauzet (LPSC)   ()
Poster
17:00 Effect of membrane active drugs on the structure of lipid bilayers - Manuchar Gvaramia (JCNS at MLZ)   ()
17:05 mRNA Nanoparticles for parenteral Therapy - Dr Thomas Nawroth (Gutenberg-University, Pharmaceutical Technology, Staudingerweg 5)   ()
17:10 The Neutron Spin Echo Spectrometer @ SNS (NSE-SNS) - Dr Laura Roxana Stingaciu (FZJ-JCNS1@FRMII)   ()
17:15 Studying Biological Systems over a Wide Length Scale from Angstrom to Micrometer Sizes at the SANS Diffractometer KWS-2 - Dr Andreas Stadler (FZ Jülich)   ()
17:20 The cold chopper spectrometer TOFTOF and its application to Biology - Wiebke Lohstroh   ()
17:25 Pilot studies on NCT feasibility to treat neurotoxic protein aggregates - Dr Nicoletta Protti (National Institute of Nuclear Physics INFN, Pavia Unit)   ()
17:30 Exploring dynamic processes in biological systems with SPHERES - Dr Laura Roxana Stingaciu (JCNS at MLZ)   ()
19:00 --- Dinner ---
12:00 --- Lunch ---
13:00
Oral presentations IV (until 15:00) ()
13:00 A passive mechanism of antibiotic resistance - the Impermeable Bacterial Outer Membrane - Jeremy Lakey (Newcastle University)   ()
13:30 Neutron Reflectometry yields distance-dependent structures of interacting membranes displaying synthetic polymers and wild-type bacterial lipopolysaccharides - Ignacio Rodriguez-Loureiro (Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces)   ()
13:50 Structure and Fluctuations of Lipid Nonlamellar Phases Deposited at the Solid–Liquid Interface - Olaf Soltwedel (MLZ, TUM)   ()
14:10 --- Coffee Break ---
15:00
Conference trip (until 19:00) ()
19:00
Conference dinner (until 22:00) ()
12:00 --- Lunch ---
13:00
Oral presentations VI (until 17:40) ()
13:00 Neutron Scattering and Drug Discovery - Jeremy Smith (University of Tennessee/Oak Ridge National Laboratory)   ()
13:30 SANS studies of health-related micelles and “hybrid” vesicles made of copolymers, polypeptides and phospholipids - Oliver Sandre   ()
14:00 Combining Neutrons and Molecular Simulations for Membrane Biophysics - Alexandros Koutsioumpas (JCNS at MLZ)   ()
14:20 Complementary small-angle neutron and X-ray scattering studies of Mitoxantrone loaded iron oxide nanoparticle complex for magnetic drug targeting - Artem Feoktystov (JCNS at MLZ)   ()
14:40 --- Coffee Break ---
15:10 Multimodal Iron-Oxide Nanoparticles: from Design to in vivo Applications - Luigi Paduano (Department of Chemical Sciences, University of Naples "Federico II")   ()
15:30 Advanced Characterization of invasive medical devices using neutron techniques - Massimo Rogante (Rogante Engineering Office)   ()
15:50 Protein-solvent dynamical coupling in native proteins amyloid fibers and nano-engineered protein-polymer hybrids - Giorgio Schiro (CNRS - Institut de Biologie Structurale)   ()
16:20 High hydrostatic pressure specifically affects molecular dynamics and shape of low-density lipoprotein particles - Judith Peters (Université Grenoble Alpes)   ()
16:40 Photoactivation Reduces Side-Chain Dynamics of a LOV Photoreceptor - Andreas Stadler (Forschungszentrum Jülich)   ()
17:00 The neutron spin echo spectrometer J-NSE: switching on the slow motion - Olaf Holderer (JCNS at MLZ)   ()
17:20
Poster Session B (until 19:00) ()
19:00 --- Dinner ---