Virology Symposium (Thrursday 12th of July 2012)

Prat de la Riba hall, IEC

9.15 h


Miguel Angel Martinez, coordinator of Virology section

9.20-9.45 h

Quasispecies dynamics and the control of viral infections

Esteban Domingo, Centro de Biología Molecular Severo Ochoa, Madrid

9.45-10.10 h

Deep sequencing of naturally evolving arbovirus populations in the mosquito vector identifies new variants with epidemic potential

Marco Vignuzzi, Institut Pasteur, Paris

10.10-10.35 h

Archaeology of RNA applied to the study of hepatitis C virus

Jordi Gomez, Instituto de Parasitología y Biomedicina López-Neira, Granada

10.35-11.00 h

Hepatitis A virus, a very special picornavirus

Albert Bosch, Universitat de Barcelona

1.00-11.25 h

Norovirus diversity in relation to population impact

Marion Koopmans, RIVM, Bilthoven, and Erasmus Medical Center,Rotterdam, The Netherlands

11.30 to 12.00 h

coffee Break

12.00 to 14.00 h

Plenary lectures (co-organized with the Sections of Aquaculture, Ecology and Microbiology)

14.00 to 15.00 h


15.00-16.30 h

Round table


16.30-18.00 h

Oral communications selected