Fondation Merieux

A family foundation dedicated to fighting infectious diseases

Mechanisms behind chronic infections (TB, HBV, HIV…) 2016

Fondation Mérieux event

2-4 May 2016, Les Pensières, Annecy (France)


Monday 2 May 2016

  • Welcome address

    Christophe Longuet, Fondation Mérieux

Chair: Jacques Louis

  • Biology of HBV infection

    Maura Dandri

  • The basics of HIV infection, reservoir establishment and the dynamics of immune responses

    Asier Saez-Cirion

Tuesday 3 May 2016

Chair: Inca Kusters

  • SERINCs: novel restriction factors counteracted by HIV Nef

    Heinrich Gottlinger

Chair: David Durantel

  • cccDNA biology and strategy to silence or degrade it

    Massimo Levrero

Chair: Nicolas Manel

  • Subcellular mechanisms of innate immunity evasion in HBV infection

    David Durantel

Chair: Tom Ottenhoff

  • Induction of protective innate immune responses: lessons learned from HIV-2

    Nicolas Manel

  • Metabolic regulation of immunity in chronic HBV infection

    Laura Pallet

Thursday 4 May 2016

Chair: Olivier Neyrolles

  • HBV and T cell exhaustion

    Gabrielle Missale

Chair: Tom Ottenhoff

  • HBV Immunopathogenesis

    Robert Thimme

  • Understanding and Intervening in HIV Associated Tuberculosis

    Robert Wilkinson

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