Implications of survival and death mechanisms for the interactions of pathogenic protists with their hosts.
November 09, 2018.
Place of the event: “Anfiteatro Azul” Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas – USP
Edifício Biomédicas IV – Departamento de Imunologia. Av. Prof. Lineu Prestes, 1730
CEP 05508-900 – Cidade Universitária. São Paulo, SP, Brasil
9:00. Welcome to the Symposium
9:30 – 10:00. Boris Strieppen (University of Pennsylvania – USA)
Revealing drug targets in Cryptosporidium by molecular and cellular approaches.
10:00 – 10:30. Pegine Walrad (University of York, UK)
Swim like your lifecycle depends on it: Investigating chemotaxis and navigation in Leishmania parasites.
10:30 – 11:30. Coffe Break e Apresentação de Painéis
11:30 – 12:00 Paul Denny (Durham University, UK)
Sphingolipid biosynthesis in the apicomplexan protozoa: divergent enzymes in key host:pathogen interactions.
12:00 – 12:30: Jayme Augusto de Souza Neto (UNESP)
Functional genomics of Anopheles-Plasmodium-microbiota interactions
12:30-13:00: Raphael Souza Pavani (Instituto Butantan)
Replication protein A from trypanosomatids: A new perspective for a well-known complex.
13:30 – Closure and concluding remarks