Scientific Award Lectures

Last updated September 6, 2018.

ASCB E.E. Just Award Lecture

Sunday, December 9, 11:00 am

Regulating Wild Type and Mutant p53 and the Consequences on Tumor Evolution
Guillermina Lozano,
MD Anderson Cancer Center, The University of Texas

ASCB Porter Lecture

Sunday, December 9, 3:15 pm

Germ Cells are Forever 
Ruth Lehmann
, Skirball Institute, New York University School of Medicine

EMBO Gold Medal Ceremony and Lecture

Monday, December 10, 3:15 pm

Type VI Secretion System: From the Discovery to the Mode of Action of a Dynamic Bacterial NanomachineMarek Basler, Biozentrum at the University of Basel, Switzerland

New Insights into Causes of Aneuploidy in Mammalian Eggs
Melina Schuh,Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry in Göttingen, Germany

Click here for more information about Drs. Basler and Schuh.

 Louis-Jeantet Prize Lectures

Tuesday, December 11, 9:45 am
Louis-Jeantet Foundation

Cellular Interactions and Heterogeneity in the Blood Microvasculature
Christer Betsholtz, Karolinska Institute, and Uppsala University, Sweden

Lessons from the analysis of the immune response to P. falciparum
Antonio Lanzavecchia, 
Institute for Research in Biomedicine and Università della Svizzera italiana, Switzerland

ASCB E.B. Wilson Medal Presentation and Address

Tuesday, December 11, 3:15 pm

Sex and Death: From Cell Fate Specification to Dynamic Control of X-Chromosome Conformation and Repression
Barbara Meyer, University of California, Berkeley/HHMI