DAVS 2018

Dutch Annual Virology Symposium 2018


Beijerinck Lecture: EBV-associated immunodeficiencies 
Jeffrey I. Cohen | NIAID - Bethesda, USA 

A CRISPR/Cas9-based genome-wide screen identifies host factors essential for Epstein-Barr virus infection of human B lymphocytes 
Jasper Soppe | UMCU - Utrecht 

Oncolytic reovirus infection is facilitated by the autophagic machinery 
Vera Kemp | LUMC - Leiden 

Novel mechanism of stress response antagonism by a coronavirus accessory protein 
Huib Rabouw | UU - Utrecht 

CpG and UpA dinucleotides in both coding and non-coding regions of RNA viruses inhibit replication initiation post-entry
Jelke Fros | WUR - Wageningen 

Common themes in the ultrastructure and function of the coronavirus replication organelle 
Montserrat Bárcena| LUMC - Leiden 

Ty-1: new insights into an antiviral RNAi response to plant DNA viruses 
Corien Voorburg | WUR - Wageningen 

Integrated viral sequences in mosquito genomes: small RNAs and antiviral defense 
Pascal Miesen | Radboudumc - Nijmegen 

A universal approach to optimize the folding and stability of prefusion-closed HIV-1 envelope trimers 
Lucy Rutten | Janssen - Leiden 

Two-component self-assembling nanoparticle vaccines that present multiple HIV-1 envelope trimers 
Philip Brouwer | AMC - Amsterdam 

Transmission of human respiratory syncytial virus in the immunocompromised ferret model 
Leon de Waal | Viroclinics Biosciences - Rotterdam 

Identification of sialic acid binding function for the Middle-East respiratory syndrome coronavirus spike glycoprotein
Ruben Hulswit | UU - Utrecht 

Non-human sialic acids as receptors for influenza A virus 
Robert de Vries | UU - Utrecht 

Dengue virus infection induces activation and upregulation of Toll-like receptor 2 and promotes CD14++ classical monocytes expansion in human peripheral blood cells 
José Aguilar Briseño | UMCG - Groningen 

Endemic paramyxoviruses induce T-cells that cross-protect against zoonotic Nipah virus infection 
Rory de Vries | Erasmus MC - Rotterdam