NIIF 2017

Speakers are sorted by the program

Prof.Douglas R Green, St. Jude Children’s Hospital, USA
Targeting LAP: LC3-associated phagocytosis and anti-cancer immunity
Douglas R Green

Prof.Feng Shao, NIBS, Beijing, China
Pyroptosis: from innate immunity to cancer
Feng Shao

Prof.Vijay Kuchroo, Harvard Medical School, USA
Tissue Inflammation: A feed-forward circuit between Neurons and Innate Lymphoid Cells?
Vijay Kuchroo

Prof.Wei He, CAMS, Beijing, China
Identification for Human γδ T cell-recognized ligands and Its Significance in Immune Surveillance
Wei He

Prof.Sidong Xiong, Soochow University, Suzhou, China
HMGB1 in inflammatory diseases: the role and mechanisms
Sidong Xiong

Prof.David Hafler, Yale University, USA
On the Nature of Autoreactive T cells
David Hafler

Prof.Chen Dong, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
T cell subsets in autoimmunity
Chen Dong

Prof.Yuzhang Wu, TMMU, Chongqing, China
CXCR5+ CD8 T cells curtail chronic viral infection
Yuzhang Wu

Prof.Bing Sun, CAS, Shanghai
ECM1 intrinsically promotes differentiation of follicular helper T cells by antagonizing IL-2-STAT5 pathway
Bing Sun

Prof.Deling Yin (Short-talk), East Tennessee State University, USA
TGF-β1/Smad2/3/Foxp3 signaling in chronic stress-induced immune suppression
Deling Yin (Short-talk)

Prof.Shizuo Akira, Osaka University, Japan
Identification of macrophage/monocyte subsets with distinct functions
Shizuo Akira

Prof.Lucienne Chatenoud, INSERM, France
Further insights into the functional heterogeneity of regulatory T cells in autoimmunity through gene expression profiling
Lucienne Chatenoud

Prof.Hai Qi, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Cell-cell interactions and the germinal center response
Hai Qi

Prof.Ludger Klein, LMU Munich, Germany
Shaping of the CD4 T cell repertoire by a self-antigen of the central nervous system
Ludger Klein

Prof.Wanjun Chen, NIH, USA
Generation and Function of Treg cells
Wanjun Chen

Prof.Jun Chen (Short Talk), Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China
In vivo generation of retinal auto-antigen specific Tregs in treatment of EAU
Jun Chen (Short Talk)

Lie Dai (Short Talk), Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China
PGC-1β in monocytes facilitates bone erosion in rheumatoid arthritis
Lie Dai (Short Talk)

Prof.Jenny PY Ting, UNC, USA
Intracellular Innate Immune Receptors Regulate Cancer, Inflammation, Infection and the Microbiome
Jenny PY Ting

Prof.Lingyun Sun, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China
MSC in SLE
Lingyun Sun

Prof.Wenxiang Huang (Short-talk), Chongqing Medical university, Chongqing, China
New type of drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in a tertiary hospital in Southwest China
Wenxiang Huang (Short-talk)

Prof.Liwei Lu, Hongkong University, HK, China
B1 cells in infection and autoimmunity
Liwei Lu

Prof.Jean-François Bach, INSERM, France
Revisiting the Hygiene Hypothesis for autoimmune and allergic diseases : the role of the gut microbiota
Jean-François Bach