Meeting: Molecular biology and pathogenesis of avian viruses in from Monday 3 to Tuesday 4 September 2018 at St Catherine’s College, University of Oxford, UK.

https://microbiologysociety.org/event/society-events-and-meetings/focused-meeting-2018-molecular-biology-and-pathogenesis-of-avian-viruses.html

The 2018 Focused Meeting on the Molecular Biology and Pathogenesis of Avian Viruses will cover the following key topics:

  • Molecular biology and genetics of avian virus replication
  • Tropism and host range restriction
  • Host antiviral responses and virus immunomodulation
  • Emerging and variant viruses
  • New and improved approaches to the control of avian viruses
  • Pathogenesis of avian viruses

This event will take place from Monday 3 to Tuesday 4 September 2018 at St Catherine’s College, University of Oxford, UK.

Speakers include:

  • Professor Karen Beemon (Johns Hopkins University)
  • Dr Hui-Wen Chen (Department of Veterinary Medicine, National Taiwan University)
  • Professor Janet Daly (University of Nottingham School of Veterinary Medicine and Science)
  • Professor Joanne Devlin (Asia-Pacific Centre for Animal Health)
  • Professor Paul Digard (The Roslin Institute, University of Edinburgh)
  • Professor Chan Ding (Shanghai Veterinary Research Institute)
  • Professor Jiri Hejnar (Institute of Molecular Genetics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic)
  • Dr Helene Verheije (Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University)
  • Dr Yongxiu Yao (The Pirbright Institute)
  • Professor Steve Goodbourn (Organiser), (St George’s, University of London)

If you would like to register your interest or have an inquiry, please email conferences@microbiologysociety.org

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