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Institute for Research in Biomedicine
Istituto di Ricerca in Biomedicina

Via Vincenzo Vela 6 - CH-6500 Bellinzona
Tel. +41 91 820 0300 - Fax +41 91 820 0302 - info [at] irb [dot] usi [dot] ch


Unless noted otherwise all seminars take place in the IRB Seminar Room, via Vela 6, Bellinzona.

Datesort ascending Speaker Event
05.07.2019 12:00

Christiane Ruedl

Seminar: How obesity changes the dynamics, diversity and function of macrophages in adipose tissue: search for culprits
From: Professor at Nanyang Technology University ’s School of Biological Sciences in Singapore, SG
Host contact: Greta Guarda

28.06.2019 12:00

Hedda Wardemann

Seminar: B cell memory to the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum
From: Head of Division, B Cell Immunology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, DE
Host contact: Antonio Lanzavecchia

27.06.2019 12:00

Lisa Purcell

Seminar: A novel, fully human monoclonal antibody against a host-cell protease inhibits the spread of respiratory viruses
From: PhD, Senior Staff Scientist, Infectious Diseases and Scientific Director, Secondary Education Programs, Regeneron Inc., Tarrytown, NY, US
Host contact: Antonio Lanzavecchia

25.06.2019 12:00

Sergio Abrignani

Seminar: Interrogating human lymphocytes from liquid or solid phase
From: Chief Scientific Officer, Istituto Nazionale Genetica Molecolare INGM “Romeo ed Enrica Invernizzi” and Full Professor of General Pathology, University of Milan, Milan, IT
Host contact: Antonio Lanzavecchia

24.06.2019 12:00

Alan Korman

Seminar: Tumor Immunotherapy and a pH Selective Pathway for Immune Regulation
From: SVP, Head of Immunology, Vir Biotechnology, Inc., San Francisco, CA, United States
Host contact: Antonio Lanzavecchia

19.06.2019 12:00

Donata Vercelli

Seminar: Microbiota and asthma protection
From: Professor of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Director Arizona Center for the Biology of Complex Diseases; Associate Director Asthma and Airway Disease Research Center, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
Host contact: Greta Guarda

18.06.2019 12:00

Katja Fink

Seminar: The human B cell response to dengue virus infection
From: Director, Antibody Research, Humabs BioMed SA, a subsidiary of Vir Biotechnology, Bellinzona, CH
Host contact: Antonio Lanzavecchia

17.06.2019 12:00

Andreas Bergthaler

Seminar: Systemic immunometabolism during viral infection
From: Principal Investigator, CeMM, Research Center for Molecular Medicine of the Austrian Academy of Sciences Vienna, Austria
Host contact: Roger Geiger

07.06.2019 12:00

Paolo Swuec

Seminar: Architecture of macromolecular machines revealed by single-particle EM
From: Department of Biosciences and Pediatric Clinical Research Center Romeo and Enrica Invernizzi, Università degli Studi di Milano, Milano, IT
Host contact: Jacopo Sgrignani

05.06.2019 12:00

Lalit Kumar Dubey

Seminar: Cellular Cross-talk and Niches Formation within Mesenteric Lymph node: Novel Insights Into Stromal Remodeling, B cell Follicle formation and Function
From: Senior Scientist, Department of Biochemistry, University of Lausanne (UNIL), Lausanne, CH
Host contact: Santiago F. González