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KL Lunchtime Seminar Series

Stained Hippocampal Neuron

The Divisions of Pharmacology and Physiology of Karl Landsteiner University are kindly inviting you for a brand-new basic research seminar series! 


Seminars given by the invited experts in Neuroscience, Cancer Research, Immunology and many more to stimulate scientific discussions and strengthen the scientific environment at the Campus Krems and beyond.


The more the merrier - open to the students and staff of Karl Landsteiner University as well as of the University hospitals. Further open to all institutions of Campus Krems.


Every second Wednesday at noon with a few exceptions.
The exact schedule with speaker names is available below.


In the KL Auditorium Building Y if not stated otherwise. After the seminar there will be time for discussion and networking with coffee and cookies.

Schedule for Winter Semester 2021/22

2 – 3 pm
Dominik Wolf Department of Internal Medicine V, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, AustriaTargeting inflammation in cancer Seminar Link

12 - 1 pm

Xaver KönigDepartment of Neurophysiology and Neuropharmacology,  Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, AustriaOn the Physiological Role of Store-Operated Calcium Entry in Skeletal MuscleKL Auditorium
10.11.2021, 2.30-3.30 pmClemens SchmittUniversity Clinics for Hematology and Oncology, Kepler University Clinics, Linz, AustriaCancer Research in COVID timesSR Y.3.5
12 - 1 pm
Nadine OrtnerDepartment of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, AustriaDe novo CACNA1D variants in neurodevelopmental disorders: molecular mechanisms and potential therapiesSR Y.3.4
12 - 1 pm
Eva Maria KönigSt. Anna Children's Cancer Research Institute (CCRI), Vienna, AustriaTowards Natural Killer Cell-Based Immune Therapy in LeukemiaSeminar Link
Postponed to 30th of March!Birgit StroblInstitute of Animal Breeding and Genetics, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna Vienna, AustriaExtramedullary hematopoiesis as part of the innate immune defence against infectionsKL Auditorium
12 - 1 pm
Walter SandtnerInstitute of Pharmacology and the Gaston H. Glock Research Laboratories for Exploratory Drug Development, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, AustriaMechanisms of solute transport through cellular membranesKL Auditorium


If you want to give us feedback or invite a speaker please contact:  (Physiology) or (Pharmacology).

We are looking forward to seeing many of you!

With best regards,
Clarissa Eibl & Agnieszka Witalisz

Please find past Seminars here

Past KL Lunchtime Seminars Summer Semester 2021
10.03.2021Gerald ObermairDivision Physiology, Karl Landsteiner University of Health SciencesNew roles for old molecules: Presynaptic calcium channels are key organizers of synapses
24.03.2021Viktoria WeberDepartment of Biomedical Research, Danube University KremsExtracellular vesicles and their roles in coagulation and immunomodulation   
07.04.2021Tanja Hartmann Department of Hematology, Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation, University Medical Center Freiburg, GermanyIntegrin function during normal B cell differentiation and transformation in cancer 
21.04.2021Jörg Fritz Department of Microbiology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada  Counteracting type 2 immunopathologies by altering lipid metabolism 
05.05.2021Jutta EngelDepartment of Biophysics, Saarland University Faculty of Medicine, GermanyEffects of acoustic trauma of varying strength on threshold shifts, synaptic ribbons and glutamatergic postsynapses in inner hair cells of C57Bl6/N mice
19.05.2021Markus MisslerInstitute for Anatomy and Molecular Neurobiology, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany Regulation of synaptic function by cell adhesion molecules
2.06.2021Emilio CasanovaDepartment of Pharmacology, Medical University of Vienna, AustriaKRAS-Mutated Lung Adenocarcinoma Depends on ERBB Signaling
16.06.2021Reinhard KleinDepartment of Life Sciences,
Institute of Biotechnology, IMC Krems
Virus-host interactions in adenovirus infections


  1. 02 Feb

    STUDENT TALK: Medicine

    02. February 2022, 18:00 - 19:00
    Online via KL Instagram Channel
  2. 22 Feb

    INFO TALK: Medicine

    22. February 2022, 18:00 - 19:00
    Online Chatroom: Microsoft Teams
  3. 12 Mar

    Open House

    12. March 2022, 10:00 - 14:00
    Karl Landsteiner Privatuniversität, Dr.-Karl-Dorrek-Straße 30,3500 Krems, Trakt Y, Erdgeschoß