Next GRS Meeting

The Group for AIDS Research (GRS) organizes a monthly meeting around an HIV / AIDS research topic.
Meetings are open to all. They are usually held on Tuesdays at 4 p.m. in room14 of the Lwoff building, Pasteur Institute, Paris.

The GRS meetings and seminars are organized with the support of ANRS.

The GRS international symposium will focus on "HIV neutralizing antibodies". The symposium is scheduled on Friday October 24, 2014 from 2 to 6 PM in the Centre François Jacob auditorium. The scientific program is detailed below:

Meeting number 80
Date 10/24/2014 from 2 to 6 PM

GRS international symposium: "HIV neutralizing antibodies : Where are we?"

Organizer Nicoletta Casartelli (IP), Lisa Chakrabarti (IP), Marie-Lise Gougeon (IP), Livia Pedroza-Martins(ANRS), Asier Saez-Cirion (IP)
Speakers Hugo MOUQUET
Groupe Réponse Humorale aux Pathogènes, Institut Pasteur, Paris
Human antibody response to HIV-1
Francesca CHIODI
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Causes and consequences of B-cell dysfunction during HIV infection
The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, USA
Coevolution of viruses and antibodies: lessons for vaccine design
Francis BARIN
Université François Rabelais, Tours, France
Neutralizing epitopes: drift and conservation
Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
Therapeutic efficacy of broadly neutralizing antibodies
Marie-Lise GOUGEON and Francis BARIN
Institut Pasteur Paris, and Université François Rabelais, Tours, France
Concluding remarks

The poster of the symposium is available here.

The next meeting will consist in a seminar given by Christian APETREI, from Pittsburgh University. The seminar is scheduled on Wednesday November 19, 2014, at 4 PM in Room 14 of the Lwoff building. The seminar will be coorganized with the "Primate Models" group of the ANRS, and will concern "New non-human primate models for HIV Cure research".






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