MONDAY, JULY 1ST

10:55 - 11:35

Lecture

Sir Andrew Huxley
Forgetfulness in Science

11:35 - 12:15

Lecture

Allan Cormack
Salute to Röntgen: 100 Years of Internal Imaging

TUESDAY, JULY 2ND

09:00 - 09:45

Lecture

Joseph Murray
The Role of Surgery in Medical Progress

09:45 - 10:50

Lecture

Gertrude Elion
Antiviral Chemotherapy: Successes and Challenges

10:50 - 11:35

Lecture

Carleton Gajdusek
Viliuisk Encephalomyelitis - an Unelucidated Infectious Disease of the Sakha People of Siberia

11:35 - 12:20

Lecture

Thomas Weller
About Emerging Diseases

WEDNESDAY, JULY 3RD

09:00 - 09:45

Lecture

Bert Sakmann
Signal Transfer in the Normal and Genetically Altered Brain

09:45 - 10:50

Lecture

Edmond Fischer
The Two Faces of Cell Signaling

10:50 - 11:35

Lecture

Hartmut Michel
From Photosynthesis to Respiration - Transformation of Structure and Energy of Membrane-Proteincomplexes

11:35 - 12:20

Lecture

Erwin Neher
The Range of Action of a Second Messenger During Transmitter Release: Influx, Diffusion and Impact of Calcium

12:20 - 13:05

Lecture

Martin Rodbell
The Complexity of Biological Communication; a Paradigm for Human Societies

THURSDAY, JULY 4TH

09:00 - 09:45

Lecture

Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard
The Identification of Genes Controlling Development in Flies and Fishes

09:45 - 10:50

Lecture

Hamilton Smith
Sequencing Bacterial Genomes

10:50 - 11:20

Lecture

Johann Deisenhofer
Photolayase: DNA - Repair through Energy from Light

11:20 - 12:20

Lecture

Richard Roberts
On the Evolution of Base Flipping

12:20 - 13:05

Lecture

Werner Arber
Is Biological Evolution Genetically Determined?

FRIDAY, JULY 5TH

08:00 - 18:00

Boat-Trip to the Isle of Mainau for Laureates and students