Guest speaker: Dr Erik Glocker
[Department of Medical Microbiology and Hygiene, University Hospital, Freiburg]
Venue: Dental Lecture Theatre E, Ground Floor, Dental School
Date and time: Wednesday 13 November 2013 at 4.00pm
Dr Glocker will discuss:
“Key players for intestinal immune homeostasis.”
Key words: immunodeficiency, autoimmunity, colitis, IL-10
Dr Glocker is a medical microbiologist who unravelled the critical role of IL-10 and IL-10 receptor deficiency in inflammatory bowel disease.
He also published the first report on the role of CARD9 in mucocutaneous and systemic fungal immunity.
Chair: Dr Desa Lilic