British Society for Immunology Congress 2017 | 4 - 7 December, Brighton UK

Invited speakers

 

Tuesday 5 December

Battling it out: Regulatory T cells vs inflammation

Extracellular vesicles: The role of exosomes and other shed vesicles in the immune system

Immunometabolism

NK cells: Diversity and biology underpinning disease

Potentiating cancer immunotherapy by targeting the microenvironment

Versatility of the B cell and antibody response

  • Nicole Baumgarth, University of California, Davis, USA
  • Dominic Kelly, University of Oxford, UK
  • Klaus Rajewsky, Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in the Helmholtz Association (MDC), Germany
  • Jessica Strid, Imperial College London, UK

 

Wednesday 6 December

Antigen processing & adaptive immunity

Autophagy in the immune system

Mucosal immunity

Neutrophils in the inflammatory response

Shaping inflammation through toll like receptors and lectin receptors

Single cell technologies – challenges & applications

 

Thursday 7 December

Identification of immune correlates of infection to underpin vaccine design

Inflammation in wound healing

Innate immunity in neurodegenerative diseases

Novel insights in PID and genetics (joint session with the UKPIN Conference 2017)

Regulation of the immune response in support of hematopoietic progenitor cell and solid organ transplantation (joint session with the UKPIN Conference 2017)

T cell interactions in health and disease