A day on Host Pathogen Interactions

5th Minisymposium

  • Überblick

    Session I

     

    Host pathogen interaction

     

    11:00

    Hansjörg Hauser (Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung, Braunschweig)

     

    “Welcome”

     

     

     

    11:10

    Christof R. Hauck (Universität Konstanz, Germany)

     

    Cellular adhesion molecules as targets for bacterial infection

     

     

     

    11:50

    Richard Hayward (University of Cambridge, U.K.)

     

    Subversion of the host actin cytoskeleton by bacterial enteropathogens

     

     

     

    12:30

    Jörg H. Fritz (University of Toronto, Canada)

     

    Nod-like receptors in infection and immunity

     

     

     

    13:10

    Lunch

     

     

     

    14:00

    Gudmundur H. Gudmundsson (University of Iceland, Iceland)

     

    Antimicrobial peptides are important in immunity

     

     

     

    14:40

    Eric Pamer (Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, U.S.A)

     

    Immune responses to respiratory fungal infection

     

     

     

    Session II

     

    Epidemiology

     

    15:20

    Gursharan S. Chhatwal (Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung, Braunschweig)

     

    Streptococcal diseases: epidemiology and pathogenesis

     

     

     

    16:00

    Coffee break

     

     

     

    16:30

    Philippe Roumagnac (Max-Planck Institut für Infektionsbiologie, Berlin, Germany)

     

    Epidemiology of pathogenic bacteria

     

     

     

    17:10

    Paul M. Sharp (University of Nottingham, U.K.)

     

    Where AIDS came from

     

     

     

    Everybody is welcome!

     

    Registration is requested. No participation fee.

     

     

     


    Datum: 01.03.2007, 11:00

    Veranstaltungsort

    Forum, Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung