Symposium 2009

The Ninth Annual Symposium of the Centre for Host-Parasite Interactions will be hosted at McGill University on June 18-19, 2009. The event is organized by the Department of Microbiology and Immunology.

CHPI Program June 2009 [.pdf]

Our keynote speakers this year are:

Dr. Edward Pearce, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Th2 cell responses during chronic schistosomiasis - how does the immune system deal with unresolved infection?

Dr. Dan Zilberstein, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
Functional genomics of amino acid transporters of trypanosomatid parasites.