16th GERLI Lipidomics Meeting

Bordeaux, September 26-29th 2021


« Tailored lipids: from synthesis to specific biological functions »


Sunday 2020-09-27:        Registration

                                       Opening Plenary lecture: Axel Marchal (ISVV, Bordeaux, France; 6.30pm)                                                  “A journey in a glass of wine: from soil to brain, the molecular markers of wine identity”

                                        Welcome Reception


  Monday 2021-09-27 Tuesday 2021-09-28 Wednesday 2021-09-29
8.30-10.15am Scientific Session 1 Scientific Session 4 Scientific Session 7
10.15-10.45am Coffee Break (& posters) Coffee Break (& posters) Coffee Break (& posters)
10.45-12.15am Scientific Session 2 Scientific Session 5 Scientific Session 8

12.30am-  2.00pm

Lunch Lunch Lunch
2.00-3.45pm Scientific Session 3 Scientific Session 6  
3.45-4.15pm Coffee Break (& posters) Coffee Break & Poster Session  
4.15-6.15pm Poster Flash Presentations & PhD Awards  

GALA Dinner

19:30-23 h 


Session « Surface Lipids in plant and animals »

Pr. Joke Bouwstra (Leiden University, Netherlands)

“Lipid composition and organization of inflammatory skin diseases”

Dr. Rochus B Franke (University Bonn, Germany)

The structure and function of suberized cell walls forming the plant environment interface”

Session « Omega-3 fatty acids, effects on human health »

Dr. Richard Bazinet (University of Toronto, Canada)

“New methods to study fatty acid metabolism and turnover in rodents and humans”

Session « Membrane lipids, and organelle dynamics and functions »

Dr. Bruno Antonny (Sophia Antipolis, Nice, France)

“How polyunsaturated phospholipids boost membrane deformation ?”

Session « Molecular modeling of membranes »

Pr. Stefano Vanni (Department of Biology, University of Fribourg, Swizerland)

“Molecular simulations of cellular membranes: coming of age?”

Session « Lipid Signalling and Membrane Domains »

Pr. Ingo Heilmann (University of Halle, Germany)

“Connecting the dots – Phosphoinositide dynamics in plant plasma membranes”

Session « Studies on lipid and membrane organization using biophysic tools »

Pr. Sebastian Hiller (Basel, Swizerland)

“Bacterial outer membrane protein biogenesis targeted by novel antibiotics”

Session « New technologies to study lipids and bilayers »

Daniel Huster (Leipzig, Germany)

“NMR investigations of model membranes and their interaction with small molecules and peptides”

Session « Vectorisation & Digestion »

Sébastien Marze (INRA Nantes, France)

“Lipid assemblies for the gastrointestinal vectorisation of lipophilic compounds”


8 Scientific Sessions of 1h45 comprising:

     – an invited keynote speaker (25min + 10min discussion)

     – four oral presentations selected from the abstracts (12min + 4min discussion)

Three PhD award presentations (invited; 15min + 5min discussion)

45 oral presentations with 11 invited speakers

Flash Poster Presentation 16h15-17h00 (about 45min)

PhD Awards: 17h00-18h15: 3 x (15+5min) + Awards ceremony