HFP2009


Scientific Programme

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© 2004 by Christophe d'Enfert

Fourth FEBS Advanced Lecture Course
Human Fungal Pathogens:
Molecular Mechanisms of Host-Pathogen Interactions and Virulence


May 7-13, 2011
La Colle sur Loup

France

Organized by Steffen Rupp, Christophe d'Enfert and Anita Sil

Course Secretary Sonja Endmeir

Key-note lecture:

Gordon Brown "PRRs, immune cells and fungal-host interactions"

Sessions:

"Pathogenic fungi – genomics, evolution and epidemiology"
Chair: John Taylor

"Sensing and interacting with the host and microbial environment"
Chair: Joy Sturtevant

"Antifungal strategies and mechanisms of resistance"
Chair: Jean-Paul Latgé

"Host-pathogen defense mechanisms and fungal attack"
Chair: Mihai Netea

"Systems biology in pathogenesis"
Chair: Ken Haynes

Closing lecture:

Barbara Howlett "Fungal pathogenesis of plants and animals"


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Abstract book (pdf)


Official Course Information

Organizer & Chairman
Steffen Rupp,
Fraunhofer IGB (Germany)

Co-Organizers
Christophe d'Enfert (France)
Anita Sil, UCSF (USA)

Scientific Advisory Board (SAB)

Alex Andrianapoulos (AUS)
Karl Kuchler (A)
Elaine Bignell (UK) Carol Munro (UK)
Gordon Brown (UK) Eleftherios Mylonakis (USA)
Geraldine Butler (IR) Mihai Netea (NL)
Gustavo Goldman (BR) Luigina Romani (I)
Joe Heitman (USA) Dominique Sanglard (CH)
Deborah Hogan (USA) Martin Schaller (D)
Bernie Hube (D)
Annika Scheynius (SWE)
Edda Klipp (D) John Taylor (USA)

 

This meeting is funded by:

The Federation of European Biochemical Societies

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The Federation of European Microbiological Societies
Gold sponsors
The Burroughs Wellcome Fund - USA
Other sponsors
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Mykologische Gesellschaft e.V.
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