aktuelles Programm

15.Oktober                                  Programmheft als PDF herunterladen
11.00-18.30 Uhr

1. Festvortrag:
Intestinal microbiota, probiotics and obesity: facts and fantasy

2. Mutualism mucosal microbiome and the immune sys

  • Mucosal immunology topics: epithelial functions revisited
  • Mucosal immunology topics: regulatory T-cells revisited
  • Mucosal immunology topics: oral tolerance - pro and contra
  • Regulation of the intestinal barrier through innate immune functions?
  • Regulation of the intestinal barrier through commensal bacteria

3. Commensal and probiotic bacteria and probiotics – mechanisms of action

  • Molecular diversity of the human bacterial genome – impact for mucosal immunology
  • Definition of "good bacteria" – origin, effects and effective components
  • Immune responses to "harmless" intestinal bacteria
  • Molecular mechanisms of probiotic activities
  • Animal models for search of new potential probiotics
  • Role of food matrix for probiotic effects

16. Oktober
09.00-14.00 Uhr

4. Preventive application of probiotics in children

  • Probiotic research: science versus administration
  • Allergy prevention through pro- and prebiotics during infancy
  • Prevention of necrotizing enterocolitis in preterm infants
  • Prevention of diarrhea in children and adolescents

5. Prämierung der Forschungsarbeit von DoktorandInnen   
Vortrag der Forschungsergebnisse

6. Preventive application of probiotics in adults

  • Alimentary probiotics targeting the general population
  • Prevention and therapy of antibiotic associated diarrhea (AAD) through probiotics
  • Secondary prevention of ulcerative colitis through probiotics
  • Prevention and therapy of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) with probiotics – pro and contra
  • Probiotics and the gastrointestinal barrier: Implication for SIRS and Sepsis