monthly Grad Student Mini-Symposium (IBI-EDBB)


Event details

Date 31.05.2024
Hour 17:0018:00
Speaker EDBB grad students
Location Online
Category Conferences - Seminars
Event Language English
Yueyun Zhang (Brisken Lab) -- Ex vivo Breast Cancer Model in 3D Scaffold for Drug Screening and Personalized Medicine

followed by

Hugo Rodriguez Franco (Bastings Lab) -- Stabilizing Polymer Coatings Alter Protein Corona of DNA Origami and Can Be Engineered to Bias Cellular Uptake

Session Chair: Nikita Norkin (Sakar Lab and Lutolf Lab)

Mini-symposium format: (see web page)
  • Monthly (first Friday of the month - with the occasional exception...), but skipping August-September
  • Where and when? EPFL seminar room SV1717 | usually 17:00 (sharp), with occasional exceptions
  • Broadcasting on Zoom as well (for students on remote campuses!)
  • Back-to-back presentations by two doctoral students enrolled in the EDBB Program (usually in their 2nd or 3rd year)
  • Presentation time 30' (incl. 5' Q&A)
  • Followed by social get-together (pizza & beer, sponsored by the Institute of Bioengineering) --> please volunteer to organize it!
  • Note: IBI-EDBB MiniSymp are an official course in which you can enroll and earn credits (download ‘BIOENG-600’ course attendance sheet – pdf, 39 kB)

Practical information

  • Informed public
  • Free