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Biocatalysis in Lipid Modification

Sept. 19 – 21, 2012, Institute of Biochemistry, Greifswald University, Greifswald, Germany

Organized by the division Biotechnology / Enzyme Technology of Euro Fed Lipid in cooperation with SFEL and the DGF



- To bring together researchers active in the area of enzymatic lipid modification

- To provide a platform to exchange recent achievements in this area covering basic research as well as aspects related to process development / up-scaling using isolated enzymes and whole cell systems



Uwe Bornscheuer, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany

Pierre Villeneuve, UMR-IATE, CIRAD, Montpellier, France


Confirmed Speakers:

F. Carrière, CNRS, Marseille, France

I. Feussner, University of Göttingen, Germany

E. Durand, CIRAD, Montpellier, France

A. Aloulou, Sfax, Tunesia

H. Brundiek, Enzymicals AG, Greifswald, Germany

A. Marty, INSA, Toulouse, France

G. Lambeau, CNRS, Valbonne, France

E. Dubreucq, INRA, Montpellier, France

A. Aloulou, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunesia

G. Daum, Graz University of Technology, Austria

J. Ogawa, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan

A. Steinbüchel, Münster University, Münster, Germany

C. Syldatk, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany

P.M. Nielsen, Novozymes, Bagsvaerd, Denmark

M. Adamczak, University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland

P. Mugford, Ocean Nutrition, Dartmouth, Canada

F. Ergan, Laval, France

R. de Souza, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

M. Hesseler, Llantrisant, UK

I. Kurtovic, Nelson, New Zeeland

V. Recke, Braunschweig, Germany

S. Ferreira-Dias, Lisbon, Portugal

H.R. Kim, Daegu, South-Korea

A.P. Pinsolle, Bordeaux, France

G. Haraldsson, University of Reikjavik, Iceland



Institute of Biochemistry, Greifswald University, Greifswald. Felix-Hausdorff-Str. 4, 17487 Greifswald

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Conference fees:
until July, 31st 2012
after July, 31st 2012
Undergraduate students (Members of Euro Fed Lipid)
50 €
75 €
Undergraduate students (Non-Members)
75 €
100 €
Academic institutions (Members of Euro Fed Lipid)
150 €
175 €
Academic institutions (Non-Members)
175 €
200 €
Industry (Members of Euro Fed Lipid)
200 €
225 €
Industry (Non-Members)
225 €
250 €

We strongly encourage non-members to apply for membership by sending the application form.

Conference fees include registration, abstract book and welcome reception.

The conference dinner (50 €) is not included.


Cancellations received on or before July 31st 2012 will be refunded in full less a 30 € processing fee. After that date cancellation charge is 50% of the registration fee. If the congress is cancelled for whatever reason, paid fees will be refunded. Further recourse is excluded.

Travel information:

The closest airports with frequent national and international flights are Berlin-Tegel (TXL) or Berlin-Schoenefeld (SXF). Alternatively, Hamburg (HAM) can be used. From both cities Greifswald can be reached by train. Travel time from Berlin main station is about 2.5-3 hrs, from Hamburg main station about 3-4.5 hrs. See the website of Deutsche Bahn for details. Note that travellers should exit at Greifswald station (not Greifswald-Süd).


Sponsors: We are very grateful to our sponsors!



Room Reservation:

See the Greifswald pages for a list of hotels, pensions, youth hostel etc. or email to: zimmervermittlung[at]

Additional Information:

Euro Fed Lipid, P.O. Box 90 04 40 D-60444 Frankfurt/ Main Germany Phone: +49 69 7917 533, Fax: +49 69 7917 564, E-Mail: amoneit[at]