Microbial Pathogenesis: Mechanisms of Infectious Disease
Snowmass Village, Colorado
104A Gateway Center USPS: PO Box 5010 , Snowmass Village Mall
Snowmass Village, CO
1.First Defense: Innate Immune Response 
2.Strategic Reply to Microbial Diversity: The Adaptive Immune Response 
3.The Mucosal Interface 
4.Chronic Infection 
5.Regulation of Host-pathogen Interactions 1
6.Regulation of Host-pathogen Interactions II 
7.Host Cell Death.

Schedule of Presentations:

Saturday, July 21, 2007
16:00:00 Conference Registration
18:00:00 FASEB Opening Reception
19:00:00 Dinner at Cirque Café
20:45:00 Thirty Years of Antigen-Specific T Cells and Understanding Immune Responses to Viral Infections Peter Doherty
Sunday, July 22, 2007
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 Inflammatory signaling by the C-type lectin receptor Dectin-1 David L Underhill,
09:45:00 Reconstitution of trypanosome lytic factors in transgenic mice reveals broad antimicrobial activity Jayne Raper
10:30:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:45:00 Type I interferon signaling is required for activation of the inflammasome during Francisella infection Denise M Monack,
11:30:00 Macrophage activation redirects Yersinia-infected host cell death from apoptosis to caspase-1-dependent pyroptosis Tessa Bergsbaken
11:50:00 Delayed CXC ELR+ chemokine expression during early primary plague pneumonia contributes to disease severity Peter H Dube
12:15:00 Lunch at Cirque Café
13:30:00 Free Afternoon
16:00:00 Poster Session 1A
18:00:00 Dinner at Cirque Café
19:00:00 Manipulating the rate of memory CD8 T cell generation after infection or vaccination John Harty
19:45:00 Immune regulation in hepatitis C virus infection: Effector and regulatory T cells Kyong Mi Chang
20:30:00 Break
20:45:00 Cytomegalovirus infection – viral deception and immunological obsession Ann B Hill
21:30:00 CD8+ T cell effector functions are required for resolution of attenuated Yersinia pseudotuberculosis infection Molly Bergman
21:50:00 Gammaherpesvirus control of reactivation and immunopathology via a novel T cell stimulatory factor Andrew Evans
Monday, July 23, 2007
07:30:00 Breakfast at Cirque Café
09:00:00 Mycobacterium tuberculosis lipoproteins, TLRs and regulation of APCs Clifford V Harding
09:45:00 Antigenic variation in Treponema pallidum Sheila A Lukehart
10:30:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:45:00 Virulence gene expression in the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum Kirk W Deitsch
11:30:00 Candida albicans: Commensal colonizer and opportunistic invasive pathogen Carol Kumamoto
12:15:00 Lunch at Cirque Café
13:30:00 Free Afternoon
15:00:00 Breakfast Room” of Research & Graduate Education; Dean’s Committee on Women in Science Erik L Hewlett, Janis Weis
16:00:00 Poster Session 1B (concurrent with Career Development Workshop
18:00:00 Dinner at Cirque Café
19:00:00 The role of secretory antibodies in infection, immunity, and inflammation Richard Strugnell
19:45:00 A Novel Probiotic-based Mucosal Vaccine Enhances Neonatal Immune Cell Function and Immune Responses in vivo: Its Potential Use for Effective Pediatric Immunization Marcela F Pasetti
20:30:00 Break
20:45:00 Phase-specific genes and intracellular survival strategies of Histoplasma capsulatum William Goldman
21:30:00 Brucella intracellular replication requires trafficking through lysosomes Jean Celli
Tuesday, July 24, 2007
07:30:00 Breakfast at Cirque Café
09:00:00 Using systems biology to understand the molecular biology of malaria pathogenesis
09:45:00 Phosphorelay systems and persistent Salmonella infection of mice
10:30:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:30:00 SIV Alters the Mucosal Response to Salmonella by Reducing IL-17 Production in the Gut Manuela Raffatellu
11:30:00 Migration of Toxoplasma gondii across biological barriers Antonio Barragan
11:50:00 Phenotypic effects of flagella variation in Salmonella Typhi Stephen Baker
12:15:00 Lunch at Cirque Café
13:30:00 Free Afternoon
16:00:00 Poster Session 2A
18:00:00 Dinner at Cirque Café
19:00:00 Dimorphism and virulence in fungi Bruce Klein
19:45:00 Colonization mechanisms of Campylobacter jejuni in a natural host model of infection Victor DiRita
20:30:00 Break
20:45:00 Inter-kingdom signaling in bacterial pathogenesis Vanessa Sperandio
21:30:00 Genes controlling lifespan in C. elegans mediate resistance to enteropathogenic E. coli toxicity Daniel Kalman
Wednesday, July 25, 2007
07:30:00 Breakfast at Cirque Café
09:00:00 Differential gene expression profiles associated with distinct arthritis outcomes in mice infected with Borrelia burgdorferi” Janis Weis
09:45:00 Latent KSHV infection of endothelial cells drives activation of angiogenic and growth signaling pathways Michael Lagunoff
10:30:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:45:00 Manipulating cellular transport processes: Dynamic interactions between intracellular Toxoplasma and its host cell Isabelle Coppens
11:30:00 Legionella pneumophila monitors fatty acid metabolism to regulate differentiation” Rachel Edwards
11:50:00 The plasminogen activator protease of Yersinia pestis controls the development of primary pneumonic plague Wyndam Lathem
12:15:00 Business Meeting
12:30:00 Lunch at Cirque Café
13:30:00 Free Afternoon/Organized Activities
16:00:00 Poster Session 2B
18:00:00 Banquet
19:30:00 Growth Inhibition and cytotoxicity for J774 cells by adenylate cyclase toxins from Bordetella pertussis (ACT) and Bacillus anthracis (ET Erik L Hewlett
20:15:00 Examining the cellular pathways involved in influenza virus-induced apoptosis: Role in viral pathogenesis Stacey Schultz Cherry
21:00:00 Break
21:15:00 Unraveling the function of pathogen sensors using Legionella pneumophila Craig R. Roy
Thursday, July 26, 2007
07:30:00 Breakfast at Cirque Café
09:00:00 Biological implications and mechanism of action of ExoU Dara W Frank
09:45:00 Identification of the Yersinia pestis insecticidal-like proteins Carleen M Collins
10:30:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:45:00 Small molecule inhibition of intracellular toxin transport David B Haslam
11:05:00 Characterization of Yersinia pestis autotransporters and defining their role during mammalian infection Matthew Lawrenz
11:30:00 Box Lunches Available
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