International Macrostomum Meeting 2020
IMM13 - Innsbruck Austria
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Time schedule and contributions

27. November 2020 || 13.15 - 19.00 (EST)

13:30-14:00 | Elena Finkler

Improving Culture Conditions of Two Macrostomum species

14:00-14:30 | Willi Salvenmoser

Intracellular Bacteria in Macrostomum cliftonensis, Macrostomum poznaniense and Macrostomum tuba: Symbionts or Pathogenes

14:30-15:00 | Jeremias N. Brand

The evolution of sex allocation and its correlates in 120 Macrostomum species

15:00-15:10 | Jhoe Reyes

More species of Macrostomum in continental waters of Brazil increase the low diversity of the genus in this megadiverse country

16:00-16:30 | Axel W. Wiberg

Two new Macrostomum genomes: what can we learn from them

16:30-17:00 | Philip Bertemes

Assembling draft genomes with Oxford Nanopore to solve "repetitive" problems

17:30-18:00 | Angelo Fortunato

Macrostomum lignano self-excision of cancer masses



This Meeting will be held ONLINE due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. More information will be send to you through e-mail after you registered .

Innsbruck city from Hungerburg.

View towards the south.

Innsbruck in winter.

Innsbruck in winter time.

Innsbruck - A city in a valley.

Innsbruck as seen from Höttinger Alm. In the background, you are nearly able to see Italy.

Innsbruck - River Inn and Nordkette

Innsbruck River Inn and Nordkette - A view of the name-giving river "Inn".

Innsbruck - Nordkette

Innsbruck Nordkette - North view on a sunny Sunday hike with some people of the institute.

Goldenes Dachl

Golden Roof in the city center


This is the official page for the International Macrostomum Meeting 2020 in Innsbruck, Austria.

Working group of Peter Ladurner

Currently 1 Post-Doc, 1 PhD student, 2 Master students, 1 Technician

Peter Ladurner


Robert Pjeta


Philip Bertemes

PhD student

Magdalena Knapp

Master student

Moritz Nowakowski

Master student

Birte Mertens

Lab Technician

Nikolas Andresen

Lab Technician intern