iVoM Event Schedule

#1: Control on viral action

Date:

December 8th, 2021 at 12:00 PM (noon) CET

Systematic and quantitative view of the antiviral arsenal of prokaryotes

Aude Bernheim

The sleeper within - how endogenous virophages may defend protists against giant viruses

Matthias Fischer

The dynamics of bacterial innate defenses against phage

Prof. Martin Polz

Aude Bernheim

INSERM (French National Institute of Health and Medical Research)

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Prof. Martin Polz

Univ Vienna, Austria

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Matthias Fischer

Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, Heidelberg, Germany

Chairs

Corina Brussaard Profile Image

Corina Brussaard

Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, Netherlands, University of Amsterdam

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Alex Petrovic Fabijan

Westmead Institue for Medical Research and University of Sydney, Australia

#2: Raiders of the third domain

Date:

January 10th, 2022 at 9:00 PM CET

Infection of the halophilic archaeal virus HFTV1

Tessa Quax

Viral-mutualism in microbial populations with CRISPR-Cas immunity

Prof. Rachel Whitaker

Spindles of Doom

Prof. Ken Stedman

Tessa Quax

Univ Groningen, Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute, Groningen, The Netherlands

Prof. Rachel Whitaker

Dept Microbiology, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, USA

Prof. Ken Stedman

Portland State University, Biology

Chairs

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Corina Brussaard

Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, Netherlands, University of Amsterdam

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Matthias Fischer

Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, Heidelberg, Germany

#3: Phage application in the One Health approach

Date:

TBA

Prof. Mariana Piuri

Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina

Chairs

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Corina Brussaard

Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, Netherlands, University of Amsterdam

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Matthias Fischer

Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, Heidelberg, Germany

#4: Endless virus diversity most beautiful

Date:

February 22, 2022 at 6:00 PM CET

Prof. Curtis Suttle

University of British Columbia, Canada

Eeva Vainio

Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke), Helsinki, Finland

Prof. Frank Aylward

Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA

Chairs

Corina Brussaard Profile Image

Corina Brussaard

Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, Netherlands, University of Amsterdam

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Matthias Fischer

Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, Heidelberg, Germany

#5: Environmental impact of virus-host interactions

Date:

TBA

Chairs

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Corina Brussaard

Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, Netherlands, University of Amsterdam

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Matthias Fischer

Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, Heidelberg, Germany

#6: Models for viral action

Date:

TBA

Chairs

Corina Brussaard Profile Image

Corina Brussaard

Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, Netherlands, University of Amsterdam

Matthias Fischer Profile Image

Matthias Fischer

Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, Heidelberg, Germany

#7: Personalised phage therapy

Date:

May 3, 2022 at 3:00 PM CET

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Ameneh Khatami

University of Sydney, Australia

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Pieter-Jan Ceyssens

Sciensano, Belgium

Ronen Hazan

Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

Chairs

Corina Brussaard Profile Image

Corina Brussaard

Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, Netherlands, University of Amsterdam

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Matthias Fischer

Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, Heidelberg, Germany