GRS Meetings 2005

 

Meeting number 24
Date 12/06/2005
Topic Mouse models of HIV infection
Organizer Frédéric Tangy
Speakers

François Lemonnier
Unité d'Immunologie Cellulaire Antivirale, IP, Paris
Transgenic H-2 KO mice: use in the development of HIV vaccines

James Di Santo
Unité des Cytokines et Développement Lymphoïde, IP, Paris
Novel mouse models for testing HIV and HCV vaccines
Sylvie Garcia
Unité de Biologie des Populations Lymphocytaires, IP, Paris
Development of a chimeric human/murine animal model of HIV infection. Role of CD8 T cells

 

Meeting number 23
Date 10/25/2005
Topic Herpes Viruses and HIV
Organizer Arnaud Fontanet
Speakers

Jean-Louis Virelizier
Unité d'Immunologie Virale, IP, Paris
Immunological surveillance of Herpes virus infections, and its impairment in HIV infection

Jennifer S. Smith
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Epidemiology of HSV-2 and HIV acquisition and transmission
Antoine Gessain
Unité d'Epidémiologie et de Physiopathologie des Virus Oncogènes, IP, Paris
Kaposi Sarcoma: epidemiology and physiopathology

 

Meeting number 22
Date 06/14/2005
Topic HIV integration
Organizer Lisa Chakrabarti
Speakers

Nathalie Arhel
Groupe de Virologie Moléculaire et Vectorologie , IP, Paris
Early steps in HIV-1 infection: intra-cytoplasmic routing, nuclear translocation, and integration

Stéphane Emiliani
Institut Cochin, Inserm U567, Paris
Role of LEDGF/p75 in HIV-1 integration and replication
Marc lavigne
Unité Expression Génétique et Maladies, IP, Paris
HIV-1 integrase: study of its activity on chromatin
Caroline Petit
Institut Cochin, Inserm U567, Paris
Integrase before integration

 

Meeting number 21
Date 04/09/2005
Topic Cellular Restrictions of Retroviruses
Organizer Michaela Müller-Trutwin
Speakers

Asier Saez-Cirion
Unité de Biologie des Rétrovirus, IP, Paris
Exposed uninfected individuals: in quest of natural HIV restriction factors

Jean-Pierre Vartanian
Unité de Rétrovirologie Moléculaire, IP , Paris
APOBEC3 cytidine deaminases: "Recherche virus mort ou vif "
Cécile Esnault
UMR8122 CNRS , Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, et G5 Virus et Immunité, IP, Paris
The APOBEC3G cytidine deaminase inhibits retrotranscription of endogenous retroviruses

 

Meeting number 20
Date 03/08/2005
Topic Immunosuppression induced by HIV and measles virus
Organizer Frédéric Tangy
Speakers

Christine Delprat-Servet
INSERM U503-CERVI, Lyon
Subversion of the immune system by measles virus

  Patrice Debré
INSERM U543, Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière, Paris
Anti-CD4 cytotoxicity mediated by NK cells: role of gp41
  Rémi Cheynier
Unité des Virus Lents, IP, Paris
Thymus dyfunction in HIV/SIV infections

 

Meeting number 19
Date 01/11/2005
Topic HIV and Tuberculosis
Organizer Arnaud Fontanet
Speakers

Judith Glynn
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
The impact of HIV on tuberculosis in Africa

  Olivier Neyrolles
Unité de Génétique Mycobactérienne, IP, Paris
DC-SIGN, a common receptor for Mycobacterium tuberculosis and HIV
  Gilles Marchal
Laboratoire de Référence des Mycobactéries, IP, Paris
Anatomopathological aspects of TB in HIV infected patients