BIC - the Bern Immunology Club

BIC Lectures 2019

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).

Date Topic  Lecturer  Organizer
Jan 22 No meeting – we encourage to participate at the 28th Cytomeet Meeting.
For more information contact Prof. B. Engelhardt from the Theodore Kocher Institute, University Bern.
Feb 27 In vivo Imaging of Lymphatic Function and Cerebrospinal Fluid Outflow in Mice Dr. Steven Proulx
Theodore Kocher Institute
University of Bern
Britta Engelhardt
March 27 Lessons learned from the LCMV system

Takes place in the Kinderklinik Kursraum 1 (KKL) A (not Pathology Microscopy Room)

Prof. Dr. sc. nat. Hanspeter Pircher
Institute of Immunology
Universitätsklinikum Freiburg
Martin Bachmann
April 24 Novel mechanisms in leukocyte migration during chronic inflammation Prof. Dr. Beat Imhof, PhD
Honorary Professor, University of Geneva, and
Visiting Professor, Dept. of Pathology, University of Bern
Christoph Müller
Mai 29 The heterogeneity of myloid cells in the brain Prof. Dr. Marco Prinz
Universitätsklinikum Freiburg (D)
Andrew Macpherson
June 26 BIC BBQ

Place: Institut for Virology and Immunology (IVI), Mittelhäusern

Encoding and decoding specificity in antibody repertoires by deep learning

Professor Sai Reddy
ETH Zürich

Arthur Summerfield
July/ August Summer break    
Sept 25 Immunometabolism in asthma, allergy and immune tolerance Prof. Milena Sokolowska
Head of Immune Metabolism
SIAF, Davos
Thomas Geiser
Oct 30 CIC Meeting   Peter Villiger

Thomas Geiser

Nov 27 Highlights of the year 2019