4th ESID CWP/IEWP Online Thymic Workshop

Save the date: 5th November 2020

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Time (GMT) – Topic (Speaker)

09:30 – Introduction (Andrew Gennery)

09:45 – Failures in the Recovery of Thymus Medulla Function Lead to Loss of T-cell Tolerance Following Bone Marrow Transplantation (Abdullah Alawam)

10:05- Diversity in Medullary Thymic Epithelial Cells Controls the Activity and Availability of iNKT-cells (Beth Lucas)

10:30 – Approaches to restoring T cell immunity and thymic function (Frank Staal)

11:15 – Break

11:30 – Outcomes after thymus allografting (Graham Davies)

12:15 – Dynamic changes of thymus stromal cell complexity at single cell resolution (George Hollander)

13:00 – Break

14:00 – AIRE deficiency revisited (Michail Lionakis)

14:45 – Deconstructing thymus development to reconstruct immune education from human pluripotent stem cells (Rene Maehr)

15:30 – Cell death, innate signalling, and repair: Tale of a “dead-man’s switch” orchestrating endogenous thymic regeneration (Jarrod Dudakov)

16:15 – Discussion and close