GBM Awards Event

The German Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (GBM e.V.) invites all interested parties to the virtual GBM Awards Event on September 16th, from 2:30 p.m. on (CEST).
GBM Awards Event

After a keynote lecture by Prof. Brinda Vallat, Rutgers University, USA, GBM will award three outstanding young researchers with the Otto-Meyerhof-Price, the GBM-PhD-Price and the Karl-Lohmann-Price. All awardees will present on their work with a lecture.

Registration for the event is possible until September 14 with name and email address via the following website:

We will send the corresponding participation link on September 15th.

We are looking forward to exciting presentations on highly topical subjects:

14:30-14:35 (CEST)

Welcome by GBM President Prof. Blanche Schwappach-Pignataro

14:35-15:15 (CEST)

Keynote Lecture

Prof. Brinda Vallat, Institute for Quantitative Biomedicine, Rutgers University, NJ, USA

Talk: Advancing data accessibility in structural biology: From single molecule structures to macromolecular assemblies and beyond

Chair: Prof. Claus Seidel, Düsseldorf

15:15-15:45 (CEST)

Otto Meyerhof Award 2021 (sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma)

Awardee: Dr. Christian Münch, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität Frankfurt

Title: Dynamic protein synthesis changes in stress and disease

Laudation: GBM Working Group Young Investigators

15:45-16:00 (CEST)

GBM PhD Award 2021

Awardee: Dr. Beatrice Ramm, Princeton University, USA

Title: Molecular Transport by a biological reaction-diffusion system

Laudation: Nicola Bopp, Alexander Eing, Junior-GBM Spokespersons

16:00-16:15 (CEST)

Karl Lohmann Award 2021

Awardee: Christopher Reinkemeier, Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz

Title: Synthetic organelles to equip eukaryotic cells with orthogonal expanded genetic codes

Laudation: Nicola Bopp, Alexander Eing, Junior-GBM Spokespersons

Further information and registration via the website