Focus on Metaflammation Conference

Tuesday June 30

University Hospital (CHUV), Lausanne, Mathias Mayor Auditorium
(8:15 a.m. to 3:40 p.m.)

08:15 AM Welcome Coffee
08:30 AM Opening and Welcome
MORNING SESSION: Chairman Maurizio Crestani
08:40 AM Bert Groen (University of Groningen, the Netherlands)
Cross talk between inflammation and cholesterol homeostasis
09:20 AM Kristina Schoonjans (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne)
The bile acid receptor TGR5 at the crossroads of inflammation and metabolism
10:00 AM Coffee Break
10:30 AM Paolo Parini (Karolinska Institutet, Sweden)
ACAT2 depletion reduces NAFLD and improves insulin sensitivity
11:10 AM Eckardt Treuter (Karolinska Institutet, Sweden)
Epigenomic control of metaflammation by nuclear receptor coregulator
11:50 AM Béatrice Desvergne (University of Lausanne)
Metaflammation: what about a gender bias?
12:30 AM Lunch
AFTERNOON SESSION: Chairman Antonio Moschetta
01:30 PM Laszlo Nagy (Sanford/Burnham Medical Research Institute, Orlando)
Cistromic and long-range interactions of lineage and signal specific transcription
factors integrate macrophage specification and control lipid signaling
02:10 PM Bert Groen, Kristina Schoonjans, Paolo Parini, Eckardt Treuter,
Béatrice Desvergne, Laszlo Nagy
Round table: key open issues in metaflammation
03:40 PM Coffee & Tea