Molecular Pathogenesis in Immunity

Molecular Pathogenesis in Immunity

October 23, 1998
New York University Medical Center,
Farkas Auditorium

Organizers: Dan R. Littman, Joseph Schlessinger

Design: Jon Weider

Webmaster: Tim Cardozo

Administration: Lizette Ramos, Hayden Ward

Participants/Schedule

Time

Speaker

Institution

Title of Lecture

9:15 am - 9:30 am

Joseph Schlessinger
Dan Littman

 

Introductions

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Don C. Wiley
(Ochoa Lecturer - Keynote Speaker)

Harvard University, Howard Hughes
Medical Institute

Structural Studies of Antigen Processing and Presentation: Ii, DM, TCR/peptide/MHC

10:30 am - 11:00 am

COFFEE BREAK

   

11:00 am - 11:45 am

Hidde Ploegh

Harvard Medical School

Proteolysis, Viruses, and the Immune
System

11:45 am - 12:30 pm

Stanley Korsmeyer

Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School,
HHMI

BCL-2 Gene Family and the Regulation
of Programmed Cell Death

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

LUNCH

   

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Diane Mathis

Institute de Genetique et de Biologie
Moleculaire et Cellulaire, Strasbourg

Modelling Autoimmunity

2:45 pm - 3:30 pm

Antonio Lanzavecchia

Basel Institute for Immunology

The Dynamics of T lymphocyte Activation

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

BREAK

   

4:00pm-4:45pm

Richard Flavell

Yale University School of Medicine, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

The Regulation of T-Cell Differentiation

4:45 pm - 5:30 pm

James P. Allison

U. C. Berkeley, HHMI

Inhibitory Signals in T cell Activation and
their Manipulation in Tumor
Immunotherapy