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This Week's Discoveries | 10 November 2015

10 November 2015
Oort Building
Niels Bohrweg 2
2333 CA Leiden
De Sitterzaal

Every Tuesday from 12.30 until 13.10 hrs.

Scientists from our faculty present their most recent discoveries. This 'lunch-colloquium' takes place in De Sitterzaal (Groundlevel J.H.Oortgebouw, Niels Bohrweg 2). Everybody is welcome. The short presentations; 15 minutes followed by 5 minutes of discussion, will be such that everybody should be able to understand what has been discovered. A lunch to Discover is provided near De Sitterzaal.

First Lecture

Established drug targets for novel therapies – Inhibiting cancer cell growth via G protein-coupled receptors
Gerard van Westen (LACDR)

Second Lectre

Revealing the nature of submillimeter galaxies in the distant universe
Jacqueline Hodge (Leiden Observatory)