DAVS 2017

Dutch Annual Virology Symposium 2017


Carla Ribeiro - Human TRIM5α restricts HIV-1 infection of mucosal Langerhans cells via autophagy

Brigitta Laksono - The role of infection and depletion of lymphocyte subsets in the pathogenesis of measles-induced immune suppression

Anouk Schuren - Genome-wide human CRISPR/Cas9 library screen identifies novel players in cytomegalovirus-induced MHC class I degradation

Robert Knaap - Potent and selective inhibition of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus papain-like protease by engineered ubiquitin variants

Roman Koning - Asymmetric cryo-EM reconstruction of phage MS2 reveals genome structure in situ

Franklin Luzia de Nóbrega - Understanding inter-species gene exchange and compatibility in a bacteriophage model

Charlotte Melia - A +RNA virus able to replicate in the absence of membrane modifications

Giel Göertz - Non-coding subgenomic flavivirus RNA determines virus transmission by mosquitoes

Aartjan te Velthuis - Subgenomic viral RNAs link 1918 influenza A virus virulence to RNA polymerase activity

Dirk Eggink - Polymerase enhancing substitutions that arise during infection with highly pathogenic avian H5N1 influenza in humans

Hongbo Guo - Dynamics of influenza A virus-receptor interactions

Francesca Maio - Characterization of the interactions between the geminivirus replication initiator protein and the plant factors involved in geminivirus replication

Nicholas McCaul - The HIV-1 Env signal peptide is a direct contributor to oxidative folding in the ER

Werner Ouwendijk - Identification of a novel viral transcript that defines varicella-zoster virus latency in human sensory ganglia

Joep Joosten - The Tudor protein Veneno is essential for viral piRNA production in the vector mosquito Aedes aegypti


Beijerinck Virology Prize 2017

Raul Andino - Rapid co-evolution shaping RNA virus infection

Beijerinck Premium 2017

Marit van Gils - Natural infection as a blueprint for rational HIV vaccine design