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EAACI Primary Immunodeficiency Masterclass

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Published: Mar 15, 2016


April 7 - 8, 2017

Prague, Czech Republic 

Organisers: EAACI Primary Immunodeficiencies  Interest Group
The EAACI Interest Group for Primary Immunodeficiencies  will organize, for the first time, a Master Class on Translational Immunology. Participants will receive the knowledge and training required to effectively use these immunological tools in the clinic. 
The main aim of Master Class for Primary Immunodeficiencies lies in a complex intensive course covering the many aspects of PID, mainly diagnosis and therapy. It also serves as an excellent opportunity to promote increasing awareness about primary immunodeficiencies. Furthermore the programme will go deeply into details in description of individual primary immunodeficiencies.
The Master Class will be held over two days and will include plenary style lectures, coupled with interactive case discussion sessions and practical parts.
Topics covered:

  • The immune system
  • PID, their diagnosis, treatment and management
  • Disorders of innate immunity
  • Severe combined immunodeficiency, diagnosis, newborn screening
  • Hyper IgE syndroms, STATs and immundeficiencies
  • Syndromes associated with immunodeficiencies
  • Cell signalling defects
  • Genetics, novel methods, next generation sequencing
  • Bone marrow transplantation
  • Thymus and immunoregulation
  • Diagnostic methods in primary immunodeficiencies, flow cytometry

Master Class Venue
The venue of the Master Class will be:
Andel's Hotel Prague 
Stroupeznickeho 21
15000 Prague, Czech Republic 
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Tel.: +420 296 889 688

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