Successful Short Time Scientific Missions

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM-FA0804-4409
    Period: 15/04/2009 to 20/04/2009
    STSM Applicant: Mr Andreas, Loos, Department for Applied Genetics and Cell Biology, Boku, Vienna (AT),
    STSM Topic: Subcellular localization and N-glycosylation of seed produced antibodies
    Host: Dr Ann Depicker, VIB/UGent,Gent (BE),

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM-FA0804-04581
    Period: 06/04/2009 to 05/05/2009
    STSM Applicant: Mrs Gergana Zahmanova, University of Plovdiv, Department Plant Physiology and Molecular Biology, Plovdiv (BG)
    STSM Topic: Expression of HBcAg-AIV chimaeras in plants using CPMV-HT technology
    Host: Dr George Lomonossof, John Innes Centre, Norwich (UK)

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM-FA0804-4376
    Period: 20/04/2009 to 20/05/2009
    STSM Applicant: Dr Jitka Folwarczna, Institute of Experimental Botany v.v.i., Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic,Prague (CZ),
    STSM Topic: Aim of the work is to learn various methods connected to plant molecular farming
    Host: Dr Agnieszka Sirko, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw (PL),

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM-FA0804-4569
    Period:  01/06/2009 to 31/08/2009
    STSM Applicant: Dr Mathilde Francin-Allami, INRA, 44316 (FR),
    STSM Topic: Study of wheat prolamins traffic in plant cell model
    Host: Dr Chris Hawes, Oxford Brookes University, OX3 (UK),

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM-FA0804-5451
    Period: 11/01/2010 to 09/04/2010
    STSM Applicant: Ms Mariya Petrova, Institute of Genetics “Acad. D. Kostoff”, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia(BG),
    STSM Topic: Production of recombinant proteins in plants and plant cell cultures
    Host: Dr Anneli Ritala-Nurmi, VTT Technical Reserach Centre of Finland, Espoo (FI),

  • COST STSM Reference Number:COST-STSM-FA0804-5907
    Period: 12/04/2010 to 03/05/2010
    STSM Applicant: Ms Verena Hehle, St. George\`s Hospital Medical School, London(UK),
    STSM Topic: Mass Spectrometric analysis of recombinant protein proteolytic degradation in transgenic plants
    Marc Boutry,Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve(BE),

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM-FA0804-5906
    Period: 15/03/2010 to 25/03/2010
    STSM Applicant: Mr César Feliciano Cruz Fernández,Centro de Biotecnología y Genómica de plantas (CBGP) UPM-INIA,Madrid(ES),
    STSM Topic: Chemical modification of viral capsids for high yield antibody production
    Host: David Evans,John Innes Centre (JIC),Norwich(UK),

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM-FA0804-5503
    Period: 11/01/2010 to 11/04/2010
    STSM Applicant: Ms Vilma Narbutaite,Kaunas University of Technology,Kaunas(LT),
    STSM Topic: Transient expression of heterologous proteins by LAB into plants using versatile expression vectors
    Host: George Lomonossoff,John Innes Centre (JIC),Norwich(UK),

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM-FA0804-5542
    Period: 15/03/2010 to 30/04/2010
    STSM Applicant: Ms Valeska Hauptmann,Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK),06466 Gatersleben(DE),
    STSM Topic: Spider silk variants from plants
    Host: Jacques Guéguen,INRA,44316 Nantes Cedex 03(FR),

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM-FA0804-6771
    Period: 15/07/2010 to 8/10/2010
    STSM Applicant: Dr. Hana Hoffmeisterova, Institute of Experimental Botany v.v.i., Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
    STSM Topic: Molecular Characterization of Antibodies Expressed in Plants
    Host: Ann Depicker, VIB, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM-FA0804-7040
    Period: 18/10/2010 to 21/01/2011
    STSM Applicant: Dr Elisa Gecchele, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    STSM Topic: Purification of GAD65mut from transgenic tobacco leaf tissue
    Host: Stefan Schillberg, Fraunhofer Institute, Aachen, Germany

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM-FA0804-7607
    Period: 10/02/2011 to 10/03/2011 and 9/11/2011 to 16/11/2011
    STSM Applicant: Mr. Rodrigo Corredor, University of Bern, Switzerland
    STSM Topic: Addressing global access and affordability of molecular farming products through responsible licensing of intellectual property.
    Host: Harry Thangaraj, St George's University of London, UK

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM-FA0804-8805
    Period: 29/08/2011 to 23/09/2011
    STSM Applicant: Mr Vikram Virdi, VIB, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    STSM Topic: Evaluation of a phaseolin promoter driven expression cassette in pea seeds
    Host: Inge Broer, University of Rostock, Germany

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM- FA0804-9951
    Period: 01/03/2012 to 31/3/2012
    STSM Applicant: Ms. Linda Rafeld, University of Rostock, Germany
    STSM Topic: Characterisation of pea seed derived CTB::VP60
    Host: Eva Stöger, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM-FA0804-9899
    Period: 16/04/2012 to 15/06/2012
    STSM Applicant: Ms Daniela Alejandra Salgado Bustos, Fraunhofer IME, Aachen, Germany
    STSM Topic: Purification and characterization of the plant-produced human Surfactant Protein D (hSP-D)
    Host: Grith Lykke Sørensen, Institute for Medical Biology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM- FA0804-10370
    Period: 11/05/2012 to 04/06/2012
    STSM Applicant: Mr Henning Pennekamp, Technische Universitaet Darmstadt, Germany
    STSM Topic: Generation of plant-derived nanobodies inhibiting plasmodium development
    Host: Stefan Magez, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM-FA0804-10752
    Period: 01/10/2012 to 14/10/2012
    STSM Applicant: Ms Paloma Juarez Ortega, IBMCP (UPV-CSIC), Valencia, Spain
    STSM Topic: Glycosylation profiling of IgA
    Host: Friedrich Altmann, Department of Chemistry at BOKU University, Vienna, Austria

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM-FA0804-11153
    Period: 1/10/2012 to 22/12/2012
    STSM Applicant: Ms Rita Santos, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Oeiras, Portugal
    STSM Topic: Characterization of a putative substrate for the tobacco matrix-metalloproteinase NtMMP1
    Host: Andreas Schiermeyer, Fraunhofer IME, Aachen, Germany

  • COST STSM Reference Number: COST-STSM-FA0804-11044
    Period: 01/10/2012 to 16/11/2012
    STSM Applicant: Mr Lauri Reuter, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Espoo, Finland
    STSM Topic: Production of recombinant proteases in tobacco BY-2 cell line and a crash course on flow cytometry
    Host: Stefan Schillberg, Faunhofer IME, Aachen, Germany