PhD defence by Javier Rodríguez Balboa

Probing the internal interactome of PDZ domains


Assessment committee
(Chairperson) Associate Professor Anders Bach, University of Copenhagen
Dr Søren Ljungberg Pedersen, Gubra ApS
Professor Ali Tavassoli, University of Southampton, UK

Professor Kristian Strømgaard, University of Copenhagen
Principal Scientist Søren Østergaard, Novo Nordisk A/S
Associate Professor Linda Maria Haugaard Kedström, University of Copenhagen (now PolyPeptide Group)
PhD Louise Strandberg Clemmensen, University of Copenhagen (now BioInnovation Institute)
Professor Stefan Knapp, Goethe Universität, Frankfurt, Germany

Drug Design and Pharmacology

Graduate programme
Pharmaceutical Sciences

Place of experimental work
The experimental work took place at the Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology and at the Goethe Universität, Frankfurt, Germany

Place of defence
The PhD defense can be accessed using the following link:

Meeting ID: 651 5391 4901
Password: 14305

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As the defence is held as a digital defence, we kindly ask guests who do not have an active role in the defence to mute your microphones and leave your cameras turned off during the defence. 

The defense will follow the normal guidelines for a PhD defense, meaning; the Chair will initiate the defense, followed by Javier Rodríguez Balboa's presentation (app. 45 min) and thereafter the assessment committee will ask questions. The general audience is subsequently allowed to ask questions. For general audience to ask questions, we encourage the use of the chat function in order to keep track of questions.

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