Tuesday 7 September

Wednesday 8 September

 

Session 1: Setting the Scene - Virology

Invited lecture: Basic Virology

J. Coffin

Pres.

 

Invited lecture: Viral Integration

S. Chow

N/A

 

Invited lecture: Crystal structure of XMRV protease

A. Wlodawer

N/A

 

Screening mouse genomes for XMRV-like elements

O. Cingoz

N/A

 

A novel gene product of the prostate cancer associated retrovirus, XMRV

R. Molinaro

N/A

 

 

Session 2: Setting the Scene - Host responses

Invited lecture: Animal Models

R. Silverman

N/A

 

Invited lecture: Vaccine development

E. Sparger

Pres.

 

Invited lecture: Host restriction factors and interferon

K. Bishop

Pres.

 

Wild-derived mouse (Mus pahari) as a small animal model for XMRV infection

Y. Ikeda

N/A

 

XMRV induces a chronic replicative infection in rhesus macaques tissues but not in blood.

F. Villinger

Pres.

 

Evolution and species distribution of functional and sequence variants of the mammalian XPR1 receptor for XMRV and mouse xenotropic gammaretroviruses

C. Kozak

N/A

 

 

 

 

 

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