In this webinar sponsored by FUNCTION, the American Physiological Society’s new open-access journal, the distinguished panel of speakers will include Hub Director Professor Ole Petersen and Nobel laureate, Erwin Neher, both Members of Academia Europaea (MAEs).
About the webinar
The experts will discuss how the COVID-19 virus uses receptor-mediated endocytosis to gain entry into host cells; how motor proteins guide endosomes and phagosomes from the cell surface to lysosomes; and how intracellular calcium buffering can be used to modulate cell signalling and calcium imaging.
The speakers are:
- Professor Ole Petersen, Hub Director, Vice-President of Academia Europaea and Founding Editor-in-Chief of Function
- Professor Roop Mallik, Professor, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
- Professor Erwin Neher, Director Emeritus Membrane Biophysics, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry
There is considerable worldwide interest in the webinar, with registrations already well in excess of 500.
The webinar takes place on 8th July, starting at 17:00 hours CEST, 16:00 hours BST. It will last for 1 hour.
Further details and registration are available here.