15th HKU-Pasteur Virology Course: the list of open lectures is available!

The 15th HKU-Pasteur Virology Course on Coronaviruses will start soon! Everything is getting ready to welcome our students for an hectic week, and the list of open lectures is now available: ALL ARE WELCOME!


July 7, 2019 - Venue: HRI-S2

13:30 – 15:30 The Biology of Coronaviruses - a general overview

Peter ROTTIER, Utrecht University, The Netherlands

July 8, 2019 - Venue: HRI-S1B

08:30 – 10:00 Viral and Host Determinants of MERS-CoV Transmission

Bart HAAGMANS, Erasmus MC, The Netherlands

10:30 – 12:00 Animal Reservoirs of Human Coronaviruses

Zhengli SHI, Wuhan Institute of Virology - CAS, PR China

July 11, 2019 - Venue: HRI-S1B

08:30 – 10:30 Immune Responses in MERS-CoV Infected Mice and Humans

Jincun ZHAO, Guangzhou Medical University, PR China

11:00 – 12:30 Animal Models of Coronavirus Infection

Emmie de WIT, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH, Hamilton, MT, USA

July 12, 2019 - Venue: HRI-S1B

08:30 – 10:30 The Search for Coronavirus Prophylactic and Therapeutic Therapies

Amy SIMS, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA