7th The Awaji International Forum on Infection and Immunity
Abstract Submission Deadline:July 26 (Thu), 2007
Advanced Registration and Hotel Reservation Deadline:August 24 (Fri), 2007

Venue: The Hyogo Prefecture Awaji Yumebutai International Conference Center
Organized by:
Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University
Institute of Medical Science, The University of Tokyo
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Priority Areas, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) "Matrix of Infection Phenomena" 21st Century COE Program, Osaka University "Combined Program on Microbiology and Immunology" International research center for infectious diseases,
The Research Foundation for Microbial Diseases of Osaka University ,
Meiji Seika Kaisha, Ltd.
Supported by:
Hyogo International Association 

Invited Speakers
- Immunity -
Josef Penninger Institute of Molecular Biotechnology GmbH, Austria
Silvia M Vidal McGill University, Canada
Rodney E. Phillips University of Oxford, UK
Shigeo Murata Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science, Japan
Shigeo Koyasu Keio University School of Medicine, Japan
Taro Kawai Osaka University, Japan
Yoichiro Iwakura The University of Tokyo, Japan

- Parasitology -
Thomas Wellems National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, USA
Giel G. van Dooren The University of Georgia, USA
Padraic G. Fallon Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Kenji Nakanishi Hyogo College of Medicine, Japan
Kiyoshi Kita The University of Tokyo, Japan
Hirotaka Kanuka Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Japan
Ken Ishii Osaka University, Japan

- Bacteriology -
David E. Nelson Indiana University, USA
Jeffery S. Cox University of California, USA
Olivia Steele-Mortimer National Institutes of Health, USA
Haruhiko Takada Tohoku University, Japan
Masanori Hatakeyama Hokkaido University, Japan
Makoto Miyata Osaka City University, Japan

- Viology -
Theodore S. Jardetzky Northwestern University, USA
Robert Craigie National Institutes of Health, USA
Thomas J. Hope Northwestern University, USA
Akio Adachi The University of Tokushima, Japan
Aikichi Iwamoto The University of Tokyo, Japan
Koki Taniguchi Fujita Health University, Japan
Kohji Moriishi Osaka University, Japan

August 14, 2007
  Poster Presenter are updated.
June 20, 2007
  Program are updated.
June 11, 2007
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Call for Papers
In addition to the Symposium of invited speakers, we welcome poster presentations from regular participants. The most outstanding abstracts will be selected for oral presentation at the Forum workshops.

Advanced Registration
Advanced Registration, Hotel Reservation, and Abstract Submission are possible via this web-site.

Advance Registration Fee:
JPY 8,000 per person
(payment on or before August 24, 2007)

Standard Fee (On-site Fee):
JPY 10,000 per person
(payment on or after August 24, 2007)

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