Oral Abstract Session:
120. Opening the Hood and Looking at the Mechanisms
Friday, October 28, 2016: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 388-390

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Tracks: Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  Liise-Anne Pirofski, MD, FIDSA, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center and Vincent B. Young, MD, PhD, FIDSA, University of Michigan

8:30 AM
Association of decreased cryptococcal antibody levels with cryptococcosis-associated immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome
Hyun Ah Yoon, MD ; Mark H. Kuniholm, PhD ; Antonio Nakouzi, BA ; Christina Chang, MD, PhD ; Martyn French, MD ; Liise-Anne Pirofski, MD, FIDSA
8:45 AM
Mycobacterial Infections associated with Signal Transducer and Activator of Transcription (STAT) 1 Gain of Function Mutations
Ofer Zimmerman, MD ; Beatriz Marciano, MD ; Alexandra F. Freeman, MD ; Christa Zerbe, MD ; Gulbu Uzel, MD ; Sergio Rosenzweig, MD, PhD ; Elizabeth Sampaio, MD PhD ; Prabha Chandrasekaran, PhD ; Amy Hsu, BA ; Steven Holland, MD
9:00 AM
Terminal Differentiation is the Major Route of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Loss During Chronic Infection
Katherine King, M.D. Ph.D. ; Katie Matatall, PhD ; Siyi Chen, BA ; Mira Jeong, PhD ; Deqiang Sun, PhD ; Fengju Chen, PhD ; Qianxing Mo, PhD ; Marek Kimmel, PhD
9:15 AM
Identification and Characterization of Novel Mycobacterium tuberculosis Secreted Virulence Proteins
Chelsea E. Stamm, B.S. ; Bethany Weigele, PhD ; Neal M. Alto, PhD ; Michael U. Shiloh, MD, PhD
9:30 AM
The Crystal Structure of Zika Virus Helicase: Insight for Antiviral Drug Design
Kailin Yang, Ph.D. ; Hongliang Tian, B.S. ; Xiaoyun Ji, Ph.D. ; Xiaoyun Yang, B.S. ; Wei Xie, Ph.D. ; Cheng Chen, Ph.D. ; Chen Wu, B.S. ; Zefang Wang, Ph.D. ; Haitao Yang, Ph.D.

CME Credits: No CME credit is offered for this session.

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