Research Think Tank: Overcoming the challenges to cure HBV infections

 Viral hepatitis

Capital Hall
English
Workshop
15 April 2020 08:00 - 11:00

This session is co-organised with ICE-HBV 

Chair(s)

Markus Cornberg - Germany Chair
Peter Revill - Australia Chair
Fabien Zoulim - France Chair

Presentations

HBV cure: the main clinical gaps to overcome
15 April 2020 08:00 - 08:00
Novel approaches to accelerate HBV cure: A summary of recent studies
Pietro Lampertico - Italy
15 April 2020 08:00 - 08:12
Are novel biomarkers advancing HBV cure?  Pros and cons
Barbara Testoni - France
15 April 2020 08:12 - 08:24
Challenging the definition of cure: Occult infection vs. functional cure
Teresa Pollicino - Italy
15 April 2020 08:24 - 08:36
Patient perspective on HBV cure
Su Wang - United States
15 April 2020 08:36 - 08:45
Panel discussion: New clinical trials - Which patient populations for which strategies
Harry Janssen - Canada
Panelists: Markus Cornberg, Pietro Lampertico, Teresa Pollicino, Peter Revill, Barbara Testoni, Fabien Zoulim
15 April 2020 08:45 - 09:30
Coffee break
15 April 2020 09:30 - 10:00
New insights from translational research on HBV cure
15 April 2020 10:00 - 10:00
Manipulating the immune system to cure HBV infection
Laura J Pallett - United Kingdom
15 April 2020 10:00 - 10:10
Standardized approaches are needed to monitor the HBV cccDNA reservoir
Lena Allweiss - Germany
15 April 2020 10:10 - 10:20
Studies of the liver microenvironment with fine needle aspirates - An advance for curative studies
Upkar Gill - United Kingdom
15 April 2020 10:20 - 10:30
Panel discussion
Harry Janssen - Canada
Panelists: Lena Allweiss, Markus Cornberg, Peter Revill, Su Wang, Fabien Zoulim, Laura J Pallett, Upkar Gill
15 April 2020 10:30 - 11:00