08:30 Registration and Posters pin up
09:05 Silvia Monticelli – Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Università della Svizzera italiana, Bellinzona, Switzerland.
“Regulation of T lymphocyte activation and functions“
09:50 Student talk 1: A. Mennella – Department of Dermatology, UNIL.
“Yin Yang of TNF and IFN alpha – A Role for B cells”
10:05 Poster session 1 and coffee break
10:45 Student talk 2: M. Serulla – Department of Physiology, UNIL.
“Mechanism of cell death induced by the TAT-RasGAP317-326 anticancer peptide”
11:00 Student talk 3: B. Salomé – Department of Fundamental Oncology, CHUV/UNIL.
“ILC-killer: a distinct human ILC subset with KIR-independent cytotoxicity”
11:15 John P. Carr – Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge, UK.
“The sneaky world of virus-plant-insect interactions“
12:00 Lunch break
13:00 Student talk 4: P. Gibson – Department of Fundamental Microbiology, UNIL.
“Epigenetically inherited antibiotic resistance: Another component of a multi-faceted problem”
13:15 Student talk 5: D. Synefiaridou – Department of Fundamental Microbiology, UNIL.
“Harnessing the CRISPR system for genome editing in human pathogen S. pneumoniae“
13:30 Collin Ewald – Department of Health Sciences and Technology, ETH, Zürich, Switzerland.
“Prolonged Extracellular Matrix Homeostasis is Essential for Healthy Aging“
14:15 Poster session 2 and coffee break
15:00 Student talk 6: J. Lavier – ISSUL, UNIL.
“Effects of low intensity continuous exercise training, maximal intensity interval training and supra-maximal intensity repeated sprint training on endothelial function in healthy mice: a preliminary study.”
15:15 Start-up talk: Adriano Garonna from EBA-Med – External Beam Ablation Medical Devices, Geneva.
“Ion Beam Therapy: cancers and beyond…”
15:45 Laurent Keller – Department of Ecology and Evolution, UNIL, Lausanne, Switzerland.
16:30 Presentation and Poster Awards, Closing remarks
16:45 Apéro and Networking
20:00 Speakers dinner in Lausanne