Detailed Agenda - 11th International Symposium on Neurovirology

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Saturday, 2 June

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Continental Breakfast

9:00 am - 10:15 am

Session XI

HIV and co-morbidity

    Session Chairs: Valerie Wojna and Eugene O. Major
9:00 am
Todd T. Brown (Plenary)
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
HIV and co-morbidity: Is HIV bad to the bone?
9:30 am
Nazira El-Hage
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
Impact of morphine on human immunodeficiency virus type 1 and hepatitis C virus in human microglia cells is dependent on the autophagy lysosome pathway
9:45 am
Arielle Kurzweil
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Recurrent meningitis in a patient with AIDS
10:00 am
Susan Morgello
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
Hepatitis C virus is associated with arteriolar thickening in a predominantly HIV+ cohort

10:15 am – 10:35 am

Coffee Break


10:35 am - 11:50 am

Session XII

Molecular neurovirology

    Session Chairs: Susan Weiss and Ravi Mahalingam
10:35 am
John Blaho (Plenary)
City University of New York, New York, NY, USA
Pro-apoptotic activities of the herpes simplex virus ICP0 gene
11:05 am
Bassel E. Sawaya
Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
HIV-1, miRNAs, and neuronal deregulation
11:20 am
Amanda Brown
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Osteopontin motifs required for enhancement of HIV-1 replication
11:35 am
Antonina Dolei
University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy
Uneven expression and response to stimuli of multiple sclerosis (MS)-associated retrovirus (MSRV) env and syncytin-1 by cell subpopulations in vivo and in vitro: Inference for multiple sclerosis

11:50 am

Closing Remarks


Shading indicates presentations associated specifically with the 2012 Conference on HIV in the Nervous System

Saturday, 2 June