Annual meeting of the Infectiology Research Pole

  • When Nov 24, 2017 from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM (Europe/Brussels / UTC100)
  • Where UNamur, CH01 auditorium
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The Infectiology Research Pole of NARILIS organizes a one-day meeting that will focus on several aspects of infectiology, including

  • Antimicrobial resistance, evolving epidemiology of multidrug resistance & new drug discovery
  • Viral oncogenesis
  • Microbial pathogenesis & host response
  • Infectious diseases at the human-animal-environment interface
  • Detection and characterization of microbial pathogens

Final program

Registration

Call for posters is still OPEN!

PhD students and post-doc researchers are encouraged to submit their abstracts to info@narilis.be before November 20. All poster presenters are invited to give a poster flash talk (1' max, only 1 slide!).

Speakers

Dr. Alain BAULARD

Institut Pasteur de Lille, Center for Infection and Immunity of Lille

Reversion of antibiotic resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis

 

Prof. Tom COENYE

Ghent University, Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Microbiology

Adding layers of complexity: the role of small RNAs in Burkholderia cenocepacia biofilms

 

Dr. Simon DELLICOUR    

KU Leuven, Rega Institute, Evolutionary and Computational Virology Section

Using viral gene sequences to compare and explain the heterogeneous spatial dynamics of virus epidemics

Prof. Nicolas GILLET

UNamur, Integrated Veterinary Research Unit

Oncogenic retroviruses, APOBEC3 and cancer

 

Prof. Youri GLUPCZYNSKI

CHU UCL Namur, Godinne, Laboratory of microbiology, National Reference Center of Antibiotic Resistant Gram Negative Bacilli

Multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacterial infections: a major public health challenge

 

Dr. Marcella MORI

CODA-CERVA, Bacterial zoonoses of livestock

Neglected bacterial zoonoses in Belgium


Dr. Boris VAUZEILLES,

Université Paris-Sud, Institut de Chimie Moléculaire et des Matériaux d’Orsay; Institut de Chimie des Substances Naturelles, Centre de Recherche de Gif

Identification of living Legionella pneumophila using species-specific metabolic lipopolysaccharide labeling

 

Prof. Stéphane VINCENT,

UNamur, Laboratory of Bio-Organic Chemistry

Artificial sugars as antivirulence agents