Scientific Program – Annual Conference on Immunology and Virology

Keynote Presentations

Live + Online

Topic:

Immunology & Virology

Session Type:

Plenary

Date:

Saturday 26 June 2021

Time:

09:00 - 11:00

Presentations

C-Disaccharide glycopeptides as potential anti-cancer vaccine

Speaker:

Pierre Vogel - Swiss Institute of Technology in Lausanne

Time:

09:00

Digital Signal Processing and its role in Medicine

Speaker:

Joe Noo - Oxford University

Time:

09:30

Covid-19 and Inflammation: the polar lipid link

Speaker:

Ioannis Zabetakis - University of Limerick, Ireland

Time:

10:00

Severe eye complications from Stevens-Johnson syndrome in HIV-infected patients in Malawi

Speaker:

Markus Schulze Schwering - University Eye Hospital Tübingen

Time:

10:30

Advancements in Tumor Immunology

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Topic:

Tumor Immunology

Session Type:

Special Session

Date:

Saturday 26 June 2021

Time:

11:00 - 12:00

Presentations

Autophagy regulation of metabolism is required for CD8+ T cell anti-tumor immunity

Time:

11:00

ILC2s: new actors in tumor immunity

Time:

11:20

The B-side of cancer immunity: The underrated tune

Time:

11:40

The Future of Vaccines

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Topic:

Vaccines

Session Type:

Special Session

Date:

Saturday 26 June 2021

Time:

12:00 - 13:00

Presentations

Single-shot Ad26 vaccine protects against SARS-CoV-2 in rhesus macaques

Time:

12:00

Novel vaccine technologies for the 21st century

Time:

12:20

Twenty years of progress toward west nile virus vaccine development

Time:

12:40

Trends in Immunotherapy

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Topic:

Immunotherapy

Session Type:

Special Session

Date:

Saturday 26 June 2021

Time:

13:00 - 14:00

Presentations

Improving cancer immunotherapy through nanotechnology

Time:

13:00

Tertiary lymphoid structures improve immunotherapy and survival in melanoma

Time:

13:20

Cancer immunotherapy based on natural killer cells

Time:

13:40

A New Era for Viral Immunology

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Topic:

Viral Immunology

Session Type:

Special Session

Date:

Saturday 26 June 2021

Time:

14:00 - 15:00

Presentations

Enhancing immunity in viral infections, with special emphasis on COVID-19

Time:

14:00

Phospholipid regulation of innate immunity and respiratory viral infection

Time:

14:20

Human natural killer cells mediate adaptive immunity to viral antigens

Time:

14:40

Basic Autoimmunity

Live + Online

Topic:

Basic Autoimmunity

Session Type:

Special Session

Date:

Saturday 26 June 2021

Time:

15:00 - 16:00

Presentations

Bystander activation and autoimmunity

Time:

15:00

Autoimmunity, checkpoint inhibitor therapy and immune-related adverse events

Time:

15:20

Statins and autoimmunity: State-of-the-art

Time:

15:40