Type 2 Immunity in Homeostasis and Disease

In cooperation with Cell Press
21-22 February 2019, Bruges, Belgium
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Type 2 Immunity in Homeostasis and Disease
In cooperation with Cell Press

The conference will focus on the most recent insights in the field of Type 2 Immunity. The following topics will be discussed:

  • Tissue homeostasis and repair
  • Type 2 Neuro-immune axis
  • Type 2 in allergy, asthma & helminth infection
  • Type 2 Immunity & Cancer

More information about the program will follow soon.


Organizing Committee:
Bart Lambrecht, VIB-UGent Center for Inflammation Research, BE
Hamida Hammad, VIB-UGent Center for Inflammation Research, BE
Richard Locksley, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases), UCSF, US
Bruce Koppelman, Senior Scientific Editor-Immunity, Cell Press, US
Evy Vierstraete, VIB Science Events Manager, BE

Confirmed speakers: 

Judi Allen

The University of Manchester, UK

David Artis

Weill Cornell Medicine, US

Ronald N. Germain

National Institutes of Health, US

Elise Dalmas


Stephen Joseph Galli

Stanford University, US

Ana Domingos

The Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, PT

Jean-Philippe Girard

CNRS - University of Toulouse, FR

Philippe Jay


Moro Kazuyo

Laboratory for Innate Immune systems, RIKEN IMS, JP

Andrew McKenzie

MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, UK

Anna Molofsky

University of California-San Francisco, US

Ariel Munitz

Department of Clinical Microbiology and Immunology, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, IL

Marion Pepper

Department of Immunology, University of Washington, US

Wayne Shreffler

Massachusetts General Hospital, US

Henrique Veiga-Fernandes

Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown, PT

Steve F. Ziegler

Benaroya Research Institute, US

Bart Lambrecht

VIB-UGent Center for Inflammation Research

Richard Locksley

Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases), University of California San Francisco, US
Submit an abstract: 
Type 2 Immunity in Homeostasis and Disease

The best abstracts will be selected for a short talk in the plenary program. 

Abstract submission closing date: 
Wednesday, 19 December, 2018
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