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TCC_EUROPE Online Immunology Lecture Series

1st and 3rd Tuesday @ 17:00 – 18:15 (CET) via ZOOM

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Marc Veldhoen
Instituto de Medicina Molecular, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Lisboa
Generating Tissue Resident Memory T cells

David Withers
Institute of Immunology and Immunotherapy, University of Birmingham
Anti-tumour T cell responses: understanding the ins and the outs of it

Esperanza Perucha
Centre for Inflammation Biology and Cancer Immunology King’s College London
Cholesterol metabolism: a new pathway to inflammation control

Johannes Huppa
Institute of Hygiene and Applied Immunology, Medical University of Vienna
T-cell antigen recognition in mice and men: insights from molecular imaging

Dirk Baumjohann
University Hospital Bonn
Continued Bcl6 expression prevents the transdifferentiation of established Tfh cells into Th1 cells during acute viral infection

Luis Graca
Instituto de Medicina Molecular, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Lisboa
The regulation of antibody production by specialized T follicular helper cells

Gerard Eberl
Institute Pasteur, Paris
Imprinting of the immune system by the weaning reaction

Jochen Huehn
Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Braunschweig
How neonatal infections and microbial colonization affect T cell differentiation

Ondrej Stepanek
Institute of Molecular Genetics, Academy of Sciences of The Czech Republic, Prague
Regulatory T cells limit IL-2 signaling in self-reactive CD8+ T cells to prevent autoimmune pathology

Lukas Jeker
Department of Biomedicine, University of Basel
The non-coding RNA miR-17~92 is a central mediator of T cell activation

Magdalena Huber
Institute for Medical Microbiology and Hospital Hygiene, University of Marburg
T cell subsets in health and disease

Wilfried Ellmeier
Institute of Immunology, Medical University of Vienna
The control of T cell-mediated immunity by histone deacetylases

Matteo Iannacone
San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan
Identification of a Kupffer cell subset capable of reverting the T cell dysfunction induced by hepatocellular priming

Christina Zielinski
Technical University Munich
Should I stay or should I go - Regulation of human T cell tissue residence

Nicole Joller
Institute of Experimental Immunology, University of Zurich
Heterologous immunity - how infection history affects inflammatory diseases

Vera Martins
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Oeiras
Cell competition vs self-renewal in the thymus

Katrin Schuhmann
Technical University of Munich
Functional CRISPR dissection of gene networks controlling human regulatory T cell identity

Kilian Schober
Technical University of Munich
The T cell receptor - evolution of complex immune responses and advanced genetic engineering for therapy

Janneke Samsom
Laboratory of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam
Unravelling the role of T-cell immunoglobulin and ITIM domain+ (TIGIT+) expressing CD4+ T cells in intestinal homeostasis

Lucy Walker
Division of Infection and Immunity, Institute of Immunity and Transplantation, University College London
CTLA-4-mediated control of autoimmunity: mechanisms and predictions

Adrian Liston
Babraham Institute, Cambridge
Context-dependent effects of IL-2 rewire immunity into distinct cellular circuits

Vigo Heissmeyer
Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
Cooperative regulation of T cell differentiation by RNA-binding proteins

Benoit Salomon
Centre d'Immunologie et des Maladies Infectieuses, Sorbonne Université, Paris
Co-stimulation in Treg biology and function

Femke van Wijk
University Medical Center Utrecht
Human T cell functional dynamics in chronic inflammation

Luigia Pace
Italian Institute for Genomic Medicine, Candiolo (Turin)
Epigenetic and transcriptional control during CD8+ T cell fate commitment

Michelle Linterman
Laboratory of Lymphocyte Signalling and Development, Babraham Institute, Cambridge
A booster dose enhances immunogenicity of the COVID-19 vaccine ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 in aged mice

Meryem Aloulou
Toulouse Institute for Infectious and Inflammatory Diseases (Infinity), INSERM/CNRS/University of Toulouse
Regulatory T cells program dendritic cells to promote B cell response

Anne Müller
Institute for Molecular Cancer Research, University of Zurich
Treg function during chronic bacterial infection

Andreas Beilhack
Department of Internal Medicine II, Interdisciplinary Center for Clinical Research Laboratory, University Hospital of Würzburg
Regulation of alloreactive T cells

Laura Elo
Medical Bioinformatics Centre, University of Turku
Computational tools and their application to study T cells

Eoin McNamee
Department of Biology, Maynooth University, Ireland
Targeting chemokine receptors to reshape T cell – epithelial interaction in the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel diseases

Ana de Sousa
Instituto de Medicina Molecular João Lobo Antunes, Lisbon
Regulatory T cell development in the human thymus

Anna Rudin
Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy of University of Gothenburg
T cell subtypes in rheumatoid arthritis and the effect of different biological treatments

Ludger Klein
Institute for Immunology, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
Thymus-specific proteases in T cell selection

Petra Hofman
Regensburg Center for Interventional Immunology, Regensburg
Regulatory T cells in allogeneic bone marrow transplantation

Tobias Bopp
Institute for Immunology, University Medical Center, Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz
Context-specific regulation of tumor immunity and tolerance by regulatory T cells

Jens Stein
Department of Oncology, Microbiology and Immunology, University of Fribourg
In vivo analysis of dynamic CD8+ T cell-mediated immune responses

Immo Prinz
Institute of Systems Immunology, University of Hamburg
Innate and adaptive γδ T cells

Friederike Berberich-Siebelt
Institute of Pathology, University of Würzburg
NFAT and hematopoietic (stem) cell transplantation

Eliane Piaggio
Translational Immunotherapy Team, U932, Institut Curie, Paris
Unraveling Treg biology in human cancer

Pärt Peterson
University of Tartu
AIRE and anti-interferon antibodies

Michael Delacher
Institute of Immunology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Tissue-repair T cells


(Next Lecture)
Leonie Taams
Centre for Inflammation Biology and Cancer Immunology (CIBCI), King’s College London
A joint perspective: T cells in rheumatoid and psoriatic arthritis

Luciana Berod
Institute for Molecular Medicine, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Regulation of T cell responses through fatty acid metabolism

The 2022 program will be announced soon.