Research Think Tank - Hepatitis B cure

 Viral hepatitis

Hall C2
English
Workshop
10 April 2019 08:00 - 11:00

This session is co-organised with JSH and CSH

Presentations

Title Time Appointment Abstract
HBV cure: the main gaps to overcome
10 April 2019 08:00 - 09:30
Linking clinical endpoint of cure to novel biomarkers
10 April 2019 08:00 - 08:30
Current approaches to accelerate cure? What did we learn from recent studies?
10 April 2019 08:30 - 08:45
Effect of HBV on infected hepatocytes: how does it impact cure ? Is cure possible?
10 April 2019 08:45 - 09:00
Discussion: Is HBV cure possible and how is it defined? Where are the obstacles?
10 April 2019 09:00 - 09:30
Coffee break
10 April 2019 09:30 - 10:00
Discussion – hot topics on HBV cure
10 April 2019 10:00 - 11:00
How to impact cccDNA kinetics by new treatments ? Do we need cccDNA quantification or epigenetic studies?
10 April 2019 10:00 - 10:15
How to overcome the defects in innate and adaptive immunity to cure HBV infection ? What are the technical requirements?
10 April 2019 10:15 - 10:30
Discussion: What are the best concepts to cure HBV? What are the technical requirements? How should we do the studies?
10 April 2019 10:30 - 11:00