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IRC seminars

People in the seminar room

The VIB-UGent Center for Inflammation Research organizes a seminar cycle with outstanding international speakers.
Regular seminars take place on Friday, at 11:30 in the seminar room of the FSVM-building (Technologiepark 927, Zwijnaarde) and are open for everyone. Registration is not necessary.

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Forthcoming IRC Seminars 2018

Tue June 26

Hosts: Andy Wullaert & Mo Lamkanfi

Mini-symposium “Auto-inflammatory pathways from bench to bedside”

9:15 - 9:45 Hamid Kashkar (University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany)
"Cell death upon infection: how Gram-negative entero-invasive bacteria manipulate death of the epithelium"

9:45 - 10:15 Petr Broz (University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland)
"Host guanylate-binding proteins in cell-autonomous immunity"

10:15 - 10:45 Egil Lien (University of Massachusetts, Worcester MA, USA)
"Bacterial regulation of Pyrin inflammasome activation"

11:15 - 11:45 Piero Portincasa (University Medical School of Bari, Bari, Italy)
"Novel therapeutics for the treatment of familial Mediterranean fever: from colchicine to biologics"

11:45 - 12:15 Filomeen Haerynck (Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium)
"When less is more: Roquin 1 and hyperinflammatory syndrome"

Wed October 3
9:30 - 16:25
Hosts: Dirk Elewaut & Bart Lambrecht

FWO Scientific Research Network Symposium

"Role of innate lymphoid cell homeostasis in health and disease "

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