Visual Universitätsmedizin Mainz

Forthem Alliance Winter School: Cellular Signaling - Perception, Transduction and Response


This winter school is geared towards advanced students. In four sessions, diverse topics related to cellular signaling will be presented and discussed. The sessions will cover topics such as signal recognition at and transduction across membranes, signaling within the cell and the initiation of a cellular response across various organisms.

Two Days - 4 Sessions - 16 Speakers:

(1) Mechanisms of signal transduction
(2) Signaling concepts in microorganism
(3) Signaling across membranes
(4) Cell signaling in complex systems, development and desease


Ismael Mingarro, University of Valencia, Spain
Benoit Poinssot, University of Burgundy, France
Helen May-Simera, Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, Germany
Dirk Schneider, Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, Germany
Stefan Jacob, Institute for Biotechnology and Drug Research (IBWF), Mainz, Germany

Date: to be announced

Technology: to be announced

Registration & Requirements: Participation is free of charge.

For the participation in the Winter School 2 CP can be credited.