Zoonoses 2019 - International Symposium on Zoonoses

Europe/Berlin
Ballsaal (Hotel Steglitz International)

Ballsaal

Hotel Steglitz International

Schlossstraße/Albrechtstraße 2 12165 Berlin
Description

Welcome

It is our great pleasure to invite you to this year’s symposium “Zoonoses 2019 – International Symposium on Zoonoses Research”. The event is going to take place on three days from October 16th - 18th, 2019 in Berlin, Germany. Besides lectures and poster presentations there will be reserved time for you to discuss with your colleagues over food and drinks the newest research findings and your own work.

Keynote talks will be given by your expert colleagues:

  • PD Dr. med. Thomas Jänisch (Institute of Global Health, Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany): "Arboviruses as Neglected Tropical Diseases – Dengue, Zika, Chikungunya”
  • Prof. Dr. Achim Hörauf (Bonn University Medical Center, Germany): “Human filarial infections – a group of NTDs with a zoonotic relative of increasing importance”
  • Dr. Jonathan H. Epstein (EcoHealth Alliance, New York, USA): “Nipah Virus: An Emerging Zoonosis and Global Health Threat”
  • Dr. Bernadette Abela-Ridder (World Health Organisation): “Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases”
  • Dr. Laia Solana-Gallego (Department of Animal Medicine and Surgery, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain): “Situation of leishmaniosis in Europe from humans to wildlife”
  • Prof. Dr. Christian Gortázar Schmidt (Institute for Game and Wildlife Research, Universidad de Castilla, Spain): “Animal tuberculosis: the challenge of controlling a global multi-host infection”
    • 14:00 15:00
      Registration 1h Poster Mounting

      Poster Mounting

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      Registration Opens

      Speaker: WWU.Campus.GmbH
    • 15:00 17:00
      Plenary Session I: Keynotes (Language: English / German, Chair: Christian Drosten) Ballsaal

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      • 15:00
        Opening Remarks 15m

        Opening Remarks: Joint meeting of the German Research Platform for Zoonoses and the Research Network of Zoonotic Diseases

        Speakers: Christian Drosten (Charité Berlin), Martin H. Groschup (Friedrich-Loeffler-Institute, Greifswald – Isle of Riems)
      • 15:15
        Welcome Note of the Federal Government 15m

        Welcome Note of the Federal Government

        Speaker: Dietrich Rassow (Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture)
      • 15:30
        Keynote 1: A massive West Nile virus epizootic in Germany, 2018/19 45m
        Speaker: Martin H. Groschup (Friedrich-Loeffler-Institute, Greifswald – Isle of Riems, Germany)
      • 16:15
        Keynote 2: Arboviruses as Neglected Tropical Diseases – Dengue, Zika, Chikungunya 45m

        Keynote 2: Thomas Jänisch (Institute of Global Health, Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany):
        Arboviruses as Neglected Tropical Diseases – Dengue, Zika, Chikungunya

        Speaker: Thomas Jänisch (Institute of Global Health, Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany)
    • 17:00 17:20
      Coffee Break 20m Ballsaal

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    • 17:20 18:50
      Session 1: Innate and Adaptive Immune Response (Chairs: Michael Mühlebach and Martin Blume) Ballsaal

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      • 17:20
        Carvacrol, the major component of oregano oil, alleviates Campylobacter jejuni induced acute enterocolitis in a clinical murine model for campylobacteriosis 15m
        Speaker: Dr Markus M. Heimesaat (Institute of Microbiology & Infection Immunology, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany)
      • 17:35
        A single amino acid position exchange in the nucleoprotein of the tick-transmitted Thogotovirus leads to complete escape from human MxA restriction 15m
        Speaker: Mr Jonas Fuchs (Institute of Virology, Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine, University Freiburg, Germany)
      • 17:50
        TRANSLATIONAL STUDIES EXPLORING THE LACK OF IMMUNITY AGAINST RABIES VIRUS INFECTION 15m
        Speaker: Dr Corine Geurts van Kessel (Erasmus MC, Viroscience)
      • 18:05
        T-lymphocyte homing signatures in human Lassa fever 15m
        Speaker: Ms Julia Port (Bernhard-Nocht-Institute for Tropical Medicine)
      • 18:20
        Novel therapeutic approach to cure Lassa fever 15m
        Speaker: Dr Lisa Oestereich (Bernhard-Nocht-Institute for Tropical Medicine, Hamburg, Germany; German Center for Infection Research (DZIF), Partner site Hamburg)
      • 18:35
        Coxiella burnetii escapes cellular self-defense of infected NK cells 15m
        Speaker: Ms Svea Matthiesen (Institute of Immunology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Federal Research Institute of Animal Health, Greifswald)
    • 17:20 18:50
      Session 2: Public Health (Chairs: Susanne Kutzora and Stefan Brockmann) Room Steglitz

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      • 17:20
        ts-mutants of porcine influenza viruses: Pathway to live-attenuated vaccines in pigs? 15m
        Speaker: Dr Annika Graaf (Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institute, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Greifswald - Isle of Riems, Germanya)
      • 17:35
        „Sensibilisation of general practicioners towards imported arboviral infections in the light of established populations of Aedes albopictus in Baden-Württemberg 2019“ 15m
        Speaker: Dr Hannah Höglund-Braun (Department of Public Health, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf)
      • 17:50
        Tick-borne encephalitis virus isolated from natural foci causing TBE vaccine breakthroughs 15m
        Speaker: Dr Gerhard Dobler (Institut für Mikrobiologie der Bundeswehr)
      • 18:05
        Molecular epidemiology of hantavirus disease in Germany 15m
        Speaker: Dr Sabrina Weiss (Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin)
      • 18:20
        Prevention of zoonoses by using traditional and social media for health communication by local public health authorities (LPHA) in Germany 15m
        Speaker: Mr Sebastian Kleele (SINE Institut)
      • 18:35
        Impact of hygiene- and management measures on the ESBL- and AmpC- colonization of broiler chickens 15m
        Speaker: Ms Caroline Robé (Institute for Animal Hygiene and Environmental Health, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany)
    • 18:50 19:20
      Poster Viewing Session /Welcome Reception 30m Ballsaal

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    • 08:30 09:00
      Registration continued 30m Poster Mounting

      Poster Mounting

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      Speaker: WWU.Campus.GmbH
    • 09:00 10:30
      Session 3: New and Re-Emerging Zoonotic Diseases (Chairs: Asisa Volz and Christian Drosten) Ballsaal

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      • 09:00
        Genetic diversity of Treponema pallidum subsp. pertenue infecting wild non-human primates in Taï National Park (TNP), Cote d’Ivoire 15m
        Speaker: Mr Benjamin Mubemba (1.Epidemiology of highly pathogenic micro-organisms, Robert Koch-Institut, Germany, 2.Department of Wildlife Sciences, Copperbelt University, Zambia )
      • 09:15
        Development and characterization of small animal models for variegated squirrel bornavirus 1 (VSBV-1) 15m
        Speaker: Dr Kore Schlottau (Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut)
      • 09:30
        Fatal human variegated squirrel bornavirus 1 encephalitis is characterized by immunopathological changes 15m
        Speaker: Prof. Dennis Tappe
      • 09:45
        Isolation and characterization of Puumala orthohantavirus from Germany 15m
        Speaker: Mr Florian Binder (Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut)
      • 10:00
        In vivo evaluation of a MVA based ZikV antigen library in a mouse model for ZikV disease 15m
        Speaker: Mr Jan Schwarz (Institute for Infectious diseases and zoonoses, Chair for Virology, LMU Munich, Germany)
      • 10:15
        New “omics”-insights into the genome evolution and virulence potential of the emerging group of marine Brucella species 15m
        Speaker: Dr Dirk Hofreuter (Federal Institute for Risk Assessment; Department of Biological Safety)
    • 09:00 10:30
      Session 4: Diagnostics and NGS (Chairs: Victor Corman and Martin Beer) Room Zehlendorf

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      • 09:00
        Fast differentiation of Enterobacteriaceae using Raman Spectroscopy 15m
        Speaker: Mr Amir Nakar (Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technology)
      • 09:15
        Influence of infection route on neuropathology of tick-borne encephalitis virus in a murine infection model 15m
        Speaker: Mathias Boelke (Institute for Parasitology, Research Center for Emerging Infections and Zoonoses)
      • 09:30
        Rabies virus in Namibian Kudus – Exploring the Genetic Diversity of Lyssaviruses 15m
        Speaker: Mr Sten Calvelage (Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut - Institute of Diagnostic Virology)
      • 09:45
        Concordance between genomic typing methods can simplify data exchange for surveillance and control of infectious diseases 15m
        Speaker: Ms Stefanie Lüth (German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment; Freie Universität Berlin)
      • 10:00
        Genome-Wide Identification of Genomic Determinants for Host Restriction in Campylobacter jejuni 15m
        Speaker: Mr Lennard Epping (Microbial Genomics, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany)
      • 10:15
        Identification of host-associated genomic determinants in Escherichia coli 15m
        Speaker: Mr Sumeet Kumar Tiwari (1Robert Koch Institute, Microbial Genomics, Berlin, Germany)
    • 09:00 10:30
      Session 5: Epidemiology and Ecology of zoonotic infections I (Chairs: Jonas Schmidt-Chanasit and Ard Nijhof) Room Steglitz

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      • 09:00
        Are ESBL- producing E. coli spread in the environment by manure application, soil cultivation and wind erosion? 15m
        Speaker: Mr Paul Siller (Freie Universität Berlin, Institut für Tier- und Umwelthygiene)
      • 09:15
        Cross-Protection of Dengue Virus Infection against Congenital Zika Syndrome, Northeastern Brazil 15m
        Speaker: Mr Carlo Fischer (Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, corporate member of Freie Universität Berlin Humbolt-Universität zu Berlin and Berlin Institute of Health, Institute of Virology, Berlin, Germany)
      • 09:30
        Tropical rainforest flies carrying pathogens form stable associations with social non-human primates 15m
        Speaker: Dr Jan Frederik Gogarten (Epidemiology of Highly Pathogenic Microorganisms, Robert Koch Institute)
      • 09:45
        Does cold winter really limit the dengue vector Aedes aegypti in Europe? – A meta analysis and experimental evaluation of the cold tolerance of Ae. aegypti versus Ae. albopictus eggs 15m
        Speaker: Isabelle Kramer (Institute of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Frankfurt am Main- Germany)
      • 10:00
        West West Nile virus in Germany: vector competence of native Culex pipiens and Aedes albopictus 15m
        Speaker: Ms Cora Marielle Holicki (Institute of Novel and Emerging Infectious Diseases, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut )
      • 10:15
        Evaluation of the vector competence of ticks for Coxiella burnetii using an artificial feeding system 15m
        Speaker: Ms Sophia Körner (Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology, Leipzig, Germany; Friedrich Loeffler Institute, Jena, Germany)
    • 10:30 11:00
      Coffee Break and Poster Viewing 30m Ballsaal

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    • 11:00 12:30
      Session 6: Epidemiology and Ecology of zoonotic infections II (Network Session) (Chairs: Ruth Müller and Rainer Ulrich) Ballsaal

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      • 11:00
        Epidemiology of Leptospirosis in Uganda - Starting from Scratch 15m
        Speaker: Dr Anou Dreyfus (Department Medicine, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute)
      • 11:15
        A multitaxa study on virus diversity and abundance in habitats differing in their level of disturbance reveals virus-host-specific prevalence patterns 15m
        Speaker: Kyra Hermanns (Institute of Virology, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany)
      • 11:30
        Anthroponotic transmission of Cryptosporidium spp. in rural sub Saharan Africa: a one health study 15m
        Speaker: Dr Daniel Eibach (Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine)
      • 11:45
        Tick-borne encephalitis: First results of intensified surveillance in Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg (TBENAGER) 15m
        Speaker: Ms Teresa M. Kreusch (Robert Koch Institute)
      • 12:00
        Citizen science3: surveillance of Usutu virus activity in Germany 15m
        Speaker: Renke Lühken (Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine)
      • 12:15
        Cluster Analysis with German Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Data for Humans and Food-producing Animals 15m
        Speaker: Ms Beneditta Suwono (Bundesinstitut für Risikobewertung; Robert Koch Institut)
    • 11:00 12:30
      Session 7: Novel Methods (Chairs: Imke Steffen and Sascha Al-Dahouk) Room Steglitz

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      • 11:00
        An antique origin of measles 15m
        Speaker: Ms Ariane Düx (Epidemiology of Highly Pathogenic Microorganisms, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany)
      • 11:15
        Rabies Virus Cell Tropism in 3D – comparison of attenuated, lab and field strains 15m
        Speaker: Ms Madlin Potratz
      • 11:30
        Three-dimensional co-cultivation of cells from different species and tissue origin in a novel bioprinted array as a diagnostic tool for virus detection 15m
        Speaker: Dr Heinz Ellerbrok (Robert Koch-Institut)
      • 11:45
        Differential efficacy of novel antiviral substances against Cowpox virus (CPXV) in 3D and monolayer cell culture 15m
        Speaker: Dr Markus Neumann (Robert Koch-Institute)
      • 12:00
        A specialized thin agar method (STAM) to study electric signaling in bacterial biofilms 15m
        Speaker: Mrs Julia Assmann
      • 12:15
        An in vitro system to study heteroresistance and metabolic host interaction on mature tissue cysts of Toxoplasma gondii 15m
        Speaker: Ms Céline Christiansen (Robert Koch Institut)
    • 12:30 14:30
      Lunch & Poster Viewing 2h Ballsaal

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    • 14:30 16:00
      Plenary Session: (Keynote 3 + 4) (Chair: Martin H. Groschup) Ballsaal

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      • 14:30
        Keynote III: Animal tuberculosis: the challenge of controlling a global multi-host infection 45m

        Keynote III: Christian Gortázar Schmidt (Institute for Game and Wildlife Research, Universidad de Castilla, Spain)
        Animal tuberculosis: the challenge of controlling a global multi-host infection

        Speaker: Christian Gortázar Schmidt (Institute for Game and Wildlife Research, Universidad de Castilla, Spain)
      • 15:15
        Keynote IV: Situation of leishmaniosis in Europe from humans to wildlife 45m

        Keynote IV: Laia Solana-Gallego (Department of Animal Medicine and Surgery, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain)
        Situation of leishmaniosis in Europe from humans to wildlife

        Speaker: Laia Solana-Gallego (Department of Animal Medicine and Surgery, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain)
    • 16:00 17:00
      Coffee Break 1h Ballsaal

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    • 17:00 19:00
      General Assembly National Research Platform for Zoonoses with the Election of Internal Advisory Board (Language: German, Chairs: Stephan Ludwig, Martin H. Groschup, Christian Drosten) 2h Ballsaal

      Ballsaal

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      Wahl des Internen Beirats
      Bericht über das vergangene Jahr

      Speakers: Christian Drosten, Martin H. Groschup, Stephan Ludwig
    • 19:00 20:00
      Poster Viewing Session + Casual Reception 1h Ballsaal

      Ballsaal

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    • 20:00 21:00
      Social Dinner 1h Ballsaal

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    • 07:30 09:30
      Young Scientist Breakfast 2h
    • 09:30 11:00
      Session 10: Antimicrobial use and resistance (Network Session) Ballsaal

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      • 09:30
        Vitamin C alleviates Campylobacter jejuni induced acute enterocolitis in a clinical model for acute campylobacteriosis 15m
        Speaker: Prof. Stefan Bereswill (Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin)
      • 09:45
        Characteristics of a P1-/P7-like prophage mediating transmission of an incorporated transposon comprising a blaCTX-M-15 resistance gene 15m
        Speaker: Dr Jens Andre Hammerl (German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (Bundesinstitut für Risikobewertung - BfR), Department of Biological Safety, D-12277 Berlin, Germany)
      • 10:00
        Impact of two antibiotic regimes on composition and diversity of gut microbiomes in horses with colic surgery – a comparative analysis 15m
        Speaker: Anne Kauter (Robert Koch Institute ZBS4 Advanced Light and Electron Microscopy)
      • 10:15
        Bacterial adaptation to surfactant antimicrobials 15m
        Speaker: Dr Olga Makarova (Institute of Animal Hygiene and Environmental Health, Centre for Infection Medicine, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany)
      • 10:30
        The mode of action of T. gondii tissue cyst inhibitors 15m
        Speaker: Ms Deborah Maus
      • 10:45
        Antimicrobial usage in German cattle farms - which groups of active ingredients are used? 15m
        Speaker: Ms Katharina Hommerich (Department of Biometry, Epidemiology and Information Processing University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover)
    • 09:30 11:00
      Session 8: Pathogen-Cell Interaction Room Zehlendorf

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      • 09:30
        Immunogenicity and fetoprotective capacity of recombinant MVA Virus expressing Zika Virus E and prM/M proteins in a pregnant mouse model 15m
        Speaker: Mr Dominik Forster (Institute for Infectious diseases and zoonoses, Chair for Virology, LMU Munich, Germany )
      • 09:45
        Impact of polymorphisms in the MERS-coronavirus spike protein and its receptor DPP4 on viral entry into host cells 15m
        Speaker: Ms Hannah Kleine-Weber
      • 10:00
        A single amino acid substitution in the Ebola virus glycoprotein reduces the dependence of host cell entry on cellular cysteine proteases 15m
        Speaker: Markus Hoffmann
      • 10:15
        Enhanced replicative capacity and anti-immune activity of epidemic recombinant MERS-Coronavirus 15m
        Speaker: Mr Simon Schroeder (Charité)
      • 10:30
        Structure of a functional cap-binding domain in Rift Valley fever virus L protein 15m
        Speaker: Dr Maria Rosenthal
      • 10:45
        Single cell assay for DNA uptake in Campylobacter jejuni - a tool for monitoring the adaptive potential of the food-borne pathogen 15m
        Speaker: Julia Golz (Bundesinstitut für Risikobewertung)
    • 09:30 11:00
      Session 9: New and Re-Emerging Zoonotic Diseases II Room Steglitz

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      • 09:30
        The cowpox virus reservoir – are host-species specific strains the key? 15m
        Speaker: Ms Saskia Weber (Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut)
      • 09:45
        Phenotypes of MERS-CoV infections in human lung explant cultures 15m
        Speaker: Christin Mache (Robert Koch Institute Berlin)
      • 10:00
        Establishment of a reverse genetics system for the cell-culture-adapted hepatitis E virus genotype 3c-strain 47832c 15m
        Speaker: Mr Johannes Scholz (Federal Institute for Risk Assessment)
      • 10:15
        Identification of animal reservoirs of Fort Sherman virus, a New World zoonotic orthobunyavirus 15m
        Speakers: Dr Edmilson F. de Oliveira Filho (Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin), Dr Ianei Carneiro (Universidade Federal da Bahia)
      • 10:30
        Mammalian hepatitis delta virus without hepadnavirus coinfection in the neotropical rodent Proechimys semispinosus 15m
        Speaker: Ms Sofia Paraskevopoulou (Institute of Virology, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin)
      • 10:45
        Arenavirus persistence in Mastomys natalensis, the natural rodent reservoir of Lassa virus 15m
        Speaker: Chris Hoffmann (Bernhard-Nocht-Institute for Tropical Medicine, Hamburg, Germany)
    • 11:00 11:30
      Coffee Break & Poster Viewing 30m Ballsaal

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    • 11:30 12:15
      Plenary Session II: Keynote (Language: English, Chair: Stephan Ludwig) Ballsaal

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      • 11:30
        Keynote 5: Human filarial infections – a group of NTDs with a zoonotic relative of increasing importance 45m

        Keynote 5: Achim Hörauf (Bonn University Medical Center, Germany)
        Human filarial infections – a group of NTDs with a zoonotic relative of increasing importance

        Speaker: Achim Hörauf (Bonn University Medical Center, Germany)
    • 12:15 13:15
      Lunch & Poster Viewing 1h Ballsaal

      Ballsaal

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    • 13:15 15:01
      Plenary Session II (continued): Keynote (Language: English, Chair: Stephan Ludwig) Ballsaal

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      • 13:15
        Keynote 6: Nipah Virus: An Emerging Zoonosis and Global Health Threat 45m

        Keynote 6: Jonathan H. Epstein (EcoHealth Alliance, New York, USA)
        Nipah Virus: An Emerging Zoonosis and Global Health Threat

        Speaker: Jonathan H. Epstein (EcoHealth Alliance, New York, USA)
      • 14:00
        Poster Awards and Farewell 1h
      • 15:00
        End of Meeting 1m