Berlin, Germany - 2008

The 8th HFSP Awardees Meeting took place in Berlin, Germany from 6 - 9 July, 2008


The 8th HFSP Awardees Meeting was held at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities.  There were 28 talks and 174 poster presentations from HFSP awardees.  In total there were 278 registered participants.

Plenary Lectures

Characters in search of a script: Toward a theory of information flow in biological networks
William Bialek, Princeton University

Ca++ signals and short-term synaptic plasticity at a glutamatergic synapse in the central nervous system
Erwin Neher, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Goettingen

Special Lecture

The European Research Council - First experiences from a novel research funding organization
Ernst-Ludwig Winnacker, The European Research Council


To download the 2008 Awardees meeting programme click here