Symposium "Biochemistry for Medicine" (IV-S16)

Chairs: Alexey Egorov
  Oleg Kisselev
  Serhiy Komisarenko
  Tomas Zima

July 10, 2013 INFECTIOUS DISEASES AND DRUG DESIGN

Chairs:  Stephen Cusack, Oleg Kiselev

08.30 - 09.10

Oleg I. Kiselev    Institute of Influenza, St Petersburg, Russia

Mechanisms of immunosuppression in viral infections: From retroviruses to Ebola and influenza viruses

09.10 - 09.35

Andrey P. Kozlov   Biomedical Center and St Petersburg State University, St Petersburg, Russia

Evolution by tumor neofunctionalization and phenomenon of TSEEN genes

09.35 -10.00

Stephen Cusack   EMBL, France

Targeting influenza virus polymerase for new anti-viral drugs

10.00 -10.25

Alexander Wlodawer   NIH/NCI, USA

Fighting HIV: enzyme inhibitors, lectins, and antibodies

10.25 – 10.50

Leonid Margolis   National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda, USA

HIV and HSV: Dual-targeted antivirals in human tissues ex vivo