2020 Louis-Jeantet Symposium

The ninth edition of the Louis-Jeantet Symposium was held virtually on Tuesday, 13 October 2020.

This edition was organised by two Louis-Jeantet prize winners: Antonio Lanzavecchia, Istituto Nazionale Genetica Molecolare, Milan and Caetano Reis e Sousa, The Francis Crick Institute, London.

The webinar was accredited for 0,5 day of continuous education for animal experimentation by ASVC/VSKT.

All times are CEST

Programme:

CELLS AND PATHWAYS OF THE IMMUNE SYSTEM

8.55-9.00        Antonio Lanzavecchia, Istituto Nazionale Genetica Molecolare, Milan, Italy
                        Caetano Reis e Sousa, The Francis Crick Institute, London, UK
                        Welcome

Session 1
9.00-9.30        Carola ViƱuesaAustralian National University, Canberra, Australia
                        A novel player in human immune tolerance

9.30-10.00     Hedda WardemannDKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
                       The human antibody response to a repetitive parasite protein
                        Watch the talk

10.00-10.30    Ido AmitWeizmann Institute, Rehovot, Israel
                        The power of ONE: Immunology in the age of single cell genomics

BREAK

11.00-11.30    Andrea AblasserEPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland
                        Regulation of innate DNA sensing

11.30-12.00    Katja SimonUniversity of Oxford, UK
                        Cell-extrinsic role of autophagy in inflammation

12.00-12.30    Judi AllenUniversity of Manchester, UK
                        Learning from helminths: macrophages in type 2 immunity

 

Session 2
14.00-14.30    Bernard MalissenCIML, Marseille, France
                        Quantitative interactomics of the TCR signal-transduction network and of its co-inhibitors

14.30-15.00    Gitta StockingerThe Francis Crick Institute, London, UK
                        Environmental influences on intestinal homeostasis
                        Watch the talk

15.00-15.30    Henrique Veiga-FernandesInstituto Champalimaud, Lisbon, Portugal
                        Neuronal regulation of immune fitness

BREAK

16.00-16.30    Matteo IannaconeSan Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
                        Functional biology of hepatic CD8+ T cells

16.30-17.00    Ron GermainNIH, Bethesda, USA
                        Using Advanced Imaging and Computational Modeling to Decipher Immune Function In Situ
                        Watch the talk

17.00-17.05    Antonio Lanzavecchia, Istituto Nazionale Genetica Molecolare, Milan, Italy
                         Caetano Reis e Sousa, The Francis Crick Institute, London, UK
                        Concluding remarks