Abstracts & Lectures


Sunday October 4, 2009: Opening lecture

Bacterial virulence factors as targets for new antibacterials. An overview

pdf   A_Blocker.pdf  (9752 Kb)


Monday October 5, 2009

Microbiota and intestinal immunity

pdf   1._N_Cerf-Bensussan.pdf  (5582 Kb)

Large-scale studies of the gut microbiota using an epidemiological approach

pdf   2._L_Engstrand.pdf  (3940 Kb)

The composition of the commensal microbiota: a metagenomic approach

pdf   3._J_Dore.pdf  (2866 Kb)

Finding the molecules that make probiotics work

pdf   4._P_Bron.pdf  (3000 Kb)


Oral abstract presentations

Multiplex PCR, PCR-RFLP and PFGE analysis for the molecular detection and characterization of diarrheagenic Escherichia coli strains

pdf   1._S_Bouzari.pdf  (479 Kb)

Prevalence of enterotoxins in E. coli clinical isolates causing urinary tract infection and bacteraemia

pdf   2._S_M__Soto.pdf  (425 Kb)

Characterization and location of the blaCTX-M-15 gene in enteroaggregative Escherichia coli causing

pdf   3._E_Guiral-Vilalta.pdf  (350 Kb)

Administration of capsule-selective endosialidase E minimises changes in organ gene expression induced by experimental systemic infection with Escherichia coli K1

pdf   4._P_Taylor.pdf  (485 Kb)

Efflux plays a key role in conferring high-level fluoroquinolone resistance in a Salmonella Typhimurium mutant decreasing to nearly susceptible levels in the presence of PAN

pdf   6._A_Fabrega.pdf  (90 Kb)

Overexpression of a marA homolog detected in a high-level fluoroquinolone resistant Yersinia enterocolitica mutant that shows an up-regulation of AcrA

pdf   7._A_Fabrega.pdf  (72 Kb)

Virulence blockers affect flagellar assembly and inhibit flagella-mediated virulence traits of Campylobacter jejuni

pdf   8._A_Veenendaal.pdf  (524 Kb)

A new MFS efflux pump associated with chloramphenicol resistance in Acinetobacter baumannii "CraA"

pdf   11._P_Espinal.pdf  (437 Kb)


Tuesday October 6, 2009

Enteroaggregative E. coli: from the appetizer to dessert

Invasive enteropathogenic Escherichia coli

Campylobacter jejuni binding to fibronectin is essential for host colonization

pdf   3._M_E_Konkel.pdf  (1709 Kb)

Listeria crossing of the intestinal barrier and beyond

Inhibitors of quorum sensing

pdf   5._V_Sperandio.pdf  (1070 Kb)


Oral abstract presentations

Protein Interaction Networks of Human Pathogens

pdf   1._S_Blasche.pdf  (137 Kb)

AntiPathoGN: a FP7 project for the discovery of new drug targets in Gram-negative bacteria

pdf   3._X_Daura.pdf  (489 Kb)

The New Applications for Peptide-PNA Treated Bacteria in Immunology

pdf   6._A_Nikravesh.pdf  (246 Kb)

Antimicrobial effects of different aquatic and organic extracts of Cichorium intybus L against some gram positive and gram negative bacterial and Candida albicans

pdf   7.M_Hakemi.pdf  (623 Kb)

Statistical molecular design and consensus QSAR modelling of salicylidene acylhydrazides, type III secretion inhibitors in the gram-negative bacterium Yersinia

pdf   8._C_Lundvall.pdf  (253 Kb)


Wednesday October 7, 2009

Antibacterials as signalling agents

pdf   1._A_Dalhoff.pdf  (2016 Kb)

Type III secretion system inhibitors - Mechanism for virulence blockade in pathogenic Gram-negative bacteria

pdf   2._P_Keyser.pdf  (1788 Kb)

Efflux pump inhibitors to restore antibiotic efficacy

pdf   3__F_van_Bambeke.pdf  (3073 Kb)

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