Marino Zerial holds Fritz Lipmann Honorary Lecture
On the occasion of the autumn conference of the German Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (GBM) and the German Society for Cell Biology in Tübingen, Marino Zerial, Director at the MPI-CBG, will hold the Fritz Lipmann honorary lecture on September 25, 2019. This award was initiated by Feodor Lynen on the occasion of Fritz Lipmann's 75th birthday and is given every two years by the GBM Advisory Board as a plenary lecture to outstanding scientists during the autumn conference. Marino Zerial will speak in Tübingen on “Self-organization and biomechanical properties of the endosomal membrane.”
Fritz Albert Lipmann (1899 - 1986) was a German-born American biochemist, who received the 1953 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for the discovery of coenzyme A and its importance for intermediary metabolism.