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Universitätsmedizin der Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz

Langenbeckstraße 1

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'The Indigenous Microbiota – Impact on Immunity, Vascular Physiology and Cardiovascular Disease'

8:30 Welcome Remarks

Ulrich Förstermann (Dean UMC, Mainz)

Gunnar Berg (Vice President, Leopoldina)

Wolfram Ruf (Scientific Director, CTH)

8:45 The Gut Microbiota in metabolic disease

Chair: A. Diefenbach, A. Waisman

Fredrik Bäckhed, Gothenburg

Gut microbial effects on cardiovascular disease

Ruth E. Ley, Tübingen & New York

Recent events in human evolution linked to modern microbiomes

9:55 Coffee Break

10:30 Microbiota, Immunity & Intestinal Inflammation

Chair: F. Bäckhed, D. Schuppan

William Agace, Lund

Dendritic cell subsets in the regulation of mucosal T cell homeostasis

Nadine Cerf-Bensussan, Paris

Microbiota-driven maturation of the gut immune barrier: the role of Segmented Filamentous bacterium

Carles Ubeda, Valencia

The dark side of antibiotics: changes in the microbiome promote infections

Elena Verdú, Hamilton

Microbiota-gluten-host interactions: Implications for celiac disease pathogenesis

12:50 Lunch Break & Guided Poster Session

14:00 Immune Mechanisms in Thrombosis & Vascular Disease

Chair: T. Münzel, W. Ruf

Andrew J. Macpherson, Bern

Metabolite exchange between microbes and their host

Paul S. Frenette, New York

Regulation of neutrophil aging by microbiota

[Two selected short talks]

15:40 Coffee Break

16:10 Microbiota & Cardiovascular Disease

Chair: U. Walter, K. Jurk

Casper van Olden, Amsterdam

Microbiota, inflammation and obesity-induced diabetes

Christoph J. Binder, Vienna

The role of microbiota in the immune response to oxidation-specific epitopes

Heiko Herwald, Lund

Modulation of hemostatic mechanisms in bacterial infectious diseases

Sven Jäckel, Mainz

Gut microbiota and VWF in arterial platelet deposition

18:10 Concluding Remarks

Organizing Committee


[Registration for the Public Interest Session (reading by Gulia Enders) on September 5, 2016 is NOT required.]

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