CROI Daily Report – Day 4

LIVE OF THE CROI 2018: Wednesday, MARCH 7, 2018 Christina Psomas, MD, PhD is our “grand reporter” Christina PSOMAS Institut of Human Genetics, CNRS – Montpellier University Montpellier, France Patricia M. Flynn (St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA) opened Wednesday’s Plenary Session (PL-3) did an outstanding overview of “Growing Up with HIV” (Abstract…

CROI Daily Report – Day 3

LIVE OF THE CROI 2018: TUESDAY, MARCH 6, 2018 Christina Psomas, MD, PhD is our “grand reporter” Christina PSOMAS Institute of Human Genetics, CNRS – Montpellier University Montpellier, France Nichole Klatt (University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA) was the first speaker of the Tuesday Plenary Session (PL-2) describing how microbial dysbiosis can be associated with…

CROI Daily Report – Day 2

LIVE OF THE CROI 2018: MONDAY, MARCH 5, 2018 Christina Psomas, MD, PhD is our “grand reporter” Christina PSOMAS Institute of Human Genetics, CNRS – Montpellier University Montpellier, France Harold W. Jaffe (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA) did an overview of the early days of AIDS during the Monday Plenary Session…

CROI 2018 Daily report – Day 1

LIVE OF THE CROI 2018: SUNDAY, MARCH 4, 2018 Christina Psomas, MD, PhD is our “grand reporter” Christina PSOMAS Institut of Human Genetics, CNRS – Montpellier University Montpellier, France The 25th CROI was inaugurated in cloudy Boston by Serena S. Spudich with the Program Committee Workshop for New Investigators and Trainees. Janet Iwasa (University of…

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…

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…