Conference: Relevance of phage in the medical environment

Ort: Universitätsklinikum St. Pölten, Haus C, Dunant Platz 1, 3100 St. Pölten, Veranstaltungssaal first floor.

Veranstaltungsbeginn: 12.09.2019 - 10:00 Uhr

Veranstaltungsende: 12.09.2019 - 15:00 Uhr


10:00 – 10:15


Chairing: Eva-Maria Gruber (KL University of Health Sciences, Krems)

10:15 – 10:30

Opening and welcome

Regina Plail (KL University of Health Sciences, Krems)

10:30 – 11:00

Engineering bacteriophages for use in phage therapy

Andrew Millard (University of Leicester - College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Pyschology)

11:00 – 11:30

The clinical significance of Escherichia coli and disinfection measures in hospitals

Christoph Aspöck and Ildiko Pap (Institute of Hygiene and Microbiology, University Clinic St. Pölten, St. Pölten, Austria)

11:30 – 12:00

Escherichia coli-infecting bacteriophages in clinical samples

Cátia Pacífico (Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences, Krems and University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, Austria)

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch Break

13:00 – 13:30

Learning from bacteriophages - advantages and limitations of phage and phage-encoded protein applications

Zuzanna Drulis-Kawa (Department of Pathogen Biology and Immunology University of Wroclaw)

13:30 – 14:00

Phage, long known drivers of bacterial pathogen evolution

Friederike Hilbert (University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, Austria)

14:00 – 15:00

Panel Discussion

all speakers, Lorenzo Corsini (PhagoMed Biopharma GmbH)

Chairing: Eva-Maria Gruber

15:00  Closing


Please register until 5th of September 2019 per mail - registration at location will be limited.

Further information 1.

Veranstaltungskategorie: Vortrag, Seminar, Event, Tagung, Externe Veranstaltung



Kontakt und Anreise

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Veterinärplatz 1, 1210 Wien
T +43 1 25077-0
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