Plenary session

EACS 2017 Daily Report – Day 3

LIVE FROM EACS: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2017 Christina Psomas, MD, PhD is our « grand reporter » Christina PSOMAS Montpellier University Hospital Montpellier – France In a mild strike context took place the third and last day of the conference, already launching the invitation for 2019’s edition in the beautiful Basel, Switzerland. Andri Rauch (University Hospital Bern, Inselspital,…

EACS plenary session 26 October

EACS 2017 Daily Report – Day 2

LIVE FROM EACS: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2017 Christina Psomas, MD, PhD is our « grand reporter » Christina PSOMAS Montpellier University Hospital Montpellier – France The second day of the conference took place in the still sunny Milan, with the EACS participation competing with the Duomo and the Caravaggio exhibition. This day’s plenary lecture first treated the future…

Milan Congress Center

EACS 2017 Daily Report – Day 1

LIVE FROM EACS: WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2017 Christina Psomas, MD, PhD is our « grand reporter » Christina PSOMAS Montpellier University Hospital Montpellier – France The 16th edition of the European AIDS Conference opened this 25th of October in the sunny Milan and about 3000 delegates from all over the world participate in order to define the European…

SLAM, ChemSex et Antiviraux: Quid des interactions médicamenteuses ?

SLAM, ChemSex et Antiviraux: Quid des interactions médicamenteuses ? Caroline SOLAS Hôpital de la Timone Marseille, France La pratique du ChemSex et du SLAM, correspondant respectivement à la consommation de drogues ou substances psychoactives dans un contexte sexuel par voie orale (Chemsex) ou par injection intraveineuse (SLAM), a émergé en 2009 avec l’apparition des nouvelles drogues…

IAS 2017 Daily Report – Day 4

LIVE FROM IAS: WEDNESDAY, JULY 26, 2017 Christina Psomas, MD, PhD is our « grand reporter » Christina PSOMAS Montpellier University Hospital Montpellier – France In today’s plenary session Tasuku Honjo from Kyoto University, Japan, covered the topic of PD-1 blockade immunotherapy against cancer and infectious diseases (WEPL0101). Blockade of the negative immunoregulator programmed death-1 (PD-1) surface singling…

IAS 2017 Daily Report – Day 3

LIVE FROM IAS: TUESDAY, 25 JULY, 2017 Christina Psomas, MD, PhD is our « grand reporter » Christina PSOMAS Montpellier University Hospital Montpellier – France Today’s plenary session started with basic science regarding antiviral proteins that directly or indirectly inhibit specific steps of viral replication. Paul Bieniasz from Rockefeller University, United States, was the ideal presenter of…

IAS 2017 Daily Report – Day 2

LIVE FROM IAS: MONDAY, JULY 24, 2017 Christina Psomas, MD, PhD is our « grand reporter » Christina PSOMAS Montpellier University Hospital Montpellier – France Early this morning took place the first non-commercial satellite symposium around systemic PrEP (MOSA02) organised by HPTN/FHI 360. Myron Cohen from UNC School of Medicine, United States, did an overview of the…

Auditorium plein lors de la neuvieme conference sur le VIH

IAS 2017 Daily Report – Day 1

LIVE FROM IAS: SUNDAY, JULY 23, 2017 Christina Psomas, MD, PhD is our « grand reporter » Christina PSOMAS Montpellier University Hospital Montpellier – France The 9th IAS Conference on HIV Science has begun today in the beautiful French capital city of Paris under the chair of Linda-Gail Bekker (South Africa) and Jean-François Delfraissy (France). More than 6,000…

Le microbiote intestinal et l’inflammation systémique peuvent-ils limiter l’efficacité du vaccin contre le VIH ?

Le microbiote intestinal et l’inflammation systémique peuvent-ils limiter l’efficacité du vaccin contre le VIH ? Impact sur le succès du développement d’un vaccin préventif et curatif Jean-Pierre Routy McGill University Health Centre Montreal, Québec – Canada Le développement d’un vaccin contre le VIH est une tâche complexe si l’on considère la capacité qu’a le VIH…