BIC Lectures 2017
BIC Meetings are held on Wednesdays from 17.00-18.00 followed by cheese & wine and open end discussions.
Please note, that the BIC meetings will take place at the Institute of Pathology (Mikroskopie-Hörsaal, Eingang 43A, Murtenstrasse 31).
No meeting – we encourage to participate at the 26th Cytomeet Meeting.
For more information contact Prof. J. Stein from the Theodore Kocher Institute, University Bern.
|Feb 22||Autoimmunity: self-reactivity or miscommunication?||
Prof. Burkhard Becher
Institute of Experimental Immunology
University of Zürich
|March 29||LCMV: old dog - new tricks!||
Prof. Daniel Pinschewer
Department of Biomedicine
University of Basel
|April 26||Intravital trafficking of vaccine antigen in the lymph node||
Dr. Santiago F. Gonzalez
Institute for Reseach in Biomedicine
|Mai 31||Regulation of adaptive immunity by the ATP-gated ionotropic P2X7 receptor||
Dr. Fabio Grassi
Institute for Research in Biomedicine
Takes place at noon (12pm)!!!
Keeping mitochondria in shape: a matter of life and death
Prof. Luca Scorrano
Venetian Institute of Molecular Medicine
|Oct 18||CIC: Neuroinflammation (4pm-6pm)||
Britta Engelhardt, University of Bern
Title: Brain Barriers: the movers and shapers of CNS immune privilege
Neda Haghayegh Jarmoi, University of Bern
Title: The role of ICAM-1 and ICAM-1 in Th1 versus Th17 mediated CNS autoimmunity
Robert Hoepner, University of Bern
Title: Role of Vitamin D in CNS autoimmunity
Andrew Chan, University of Bern
Title: Overlapping concepts in immunotherapy of neurological disorders
|Nov 29||Highlights of the year: three 15 min. presentations||
Prof. Christoph Schlapbach (Department of Dermatology, University of Bern)
Prof. Mirjam Schenk (Department of Pathology, University of Bern)
Dr. Lisha Zha (Department of Immunology, University of Bern)