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iPSC-based research in Zurich

Zurich stem cell seminar

Wagi seminars

Zurich stem cell seminar

(als Lehrveranstaltung MeF anerkannt: IRM20001 -4724 )

This is a progress report type seminar where groups working on stem cells in Zurich present their ongoing research.

Alternating locations: Wagistrasse 12, 4th floor, 15:00-16:00 or Irchel campus (room to be announced)

The next seminars will be held in person with possibility to log in remotely by zoom. Please contact to register and be added to the mailing list for the zoom link.

Next seminar: 

Isaac Canals (URPP Itinerare Professor) - title TBA --> IRCHEL CAMPUS Y 34 J 01

Past seminars:

06.02.24: Beatriz Achón Buil (Tackenberg group)

21.11.2023: Melanie Eschment (Bachmann-Gagescu lab)

20.06.2023: Omni Life Sciences xCELLigence system presentation

13.09.2022: Stefanie Elke Chie (Miletta group)

24.05.2022: Marian Hruska-Plochan (Polymenidou group, DQBM)

08.02.2022: Joana Figuiero da Silva (Bachmann group)

23.11.2021: Rebecca Weber (Tackenberg group)

6.07.2021: Walther Hänseler (URPP AdaBD)

13.04.2021: Marta ROccio (Neurotology and Inner Ear Biology, USZ)

19.01.2021: Cristine Marie Yde Ohki (PUK, Grünblatt group), Betariz Furones Cuadrado (3Brain; HD-MEA)

20.10.2020: Melanie Eschment (IMG, Bachmann group) 

25.02.2020: Gabriele Siegel (IMG, Rauch group)

22.10.2019: Tanushree Dwivedi (PUK, Grünblatt group)

19.07.2019: Melanie Generali (IREM, Hoerstrup group)

16.04.2019: Reza Assadolahi (IMG, Rauch group)

29.01.2019: Christian Tackenberg (IREM, Tackenberg group)

30.10.2018: Affef Abidi (IMG, Bachmann group)

10.07.2018: Sherida de Leuw (IREM, Tackenberg group)


iPSC-lecture series with invited external speakers 
organized by PhD student and post-docs thanks to a Graduate Campus grant 
The iPSC lectures are held virtually. 

ECNP Early Career SCientist virtual seminar series

The iPSC Platform for Neuropsychiatry Thematic Working Group (TWG) welcomes all interested researchers to our Early Career Scientists (ECSs) virtual seminar series. Every two months, a virtual seminar will be hosted by one of the TWG member institutions, which is free to attend and open to all ECSs (non-members are also welcome)

For more information please see the website:  ECNP Early Career Scientist (ECS) virtual seminar series



iPSZürich symposium April 14th 2023

iPSZürich symposium 2023

One day symposium with invited speakers on April 20th 2022

Organized by Dr. Melanie Generali (IREM), Melanie Eschment (IMG) and Matthew Denley (Kispi).


JOINT MCGILL – ZNZ WORKSHOP Induced pluripotent stem cell-based modeling in brain disease research

Tuesday December 8th 2020, 14:15 per zoom

Join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 871 3155 7027, Passcode: 490940