13th HKU-Pasteur Virology Course “BATS AND VIRUSES”: Open Lectures programme

During the 13th HKU-Pasteur Virology Course (10-22 July 2016), 7 lectures will be open to the public. Find the information on the posters below. All are welcome!


- 14 July


/ 9am-11:30am: Linfa Wang (Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore), Henipaviruses, from discovery to vaccine development


- 18 July



/ 9am-11am: Malik Peiris (HKU), MERS coronavirus: Ecology, epidemiology and transmission

/ 11:30am-1pm: Leo Poon (HKU), Virus diversity in bats: the case of astroviruses and coronaviruses


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2:30pm-4:30pm: Bart Haagmans (Erasmus Medical Center, The Netherlands), The biology of the emerging MERS-CoV


- 20 July

/ 9am-11am: Jonathan Towner (Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, USA), Filovirus Replication in Bats



/ 11:30am-3pm: George Gao (Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, PR China), Host jump: Flu, MERS-CoV, Ebola and Zika


Click on the lectures titles to download the flyers.