Symposium

Symposium on the occasion of the thesis defence of Edoardo Zaccaria MSc

Organisator Host Microbe Interactomics, Wageningen Institute of Animal Sciences (WIAS)
Datum

ma 14 december 2015 09:30 tot 12:15

Zaal/kamer Zodiac Building, room A0107

Symposium on the occasion of the thesis defence of

Edoardo Zaccaria MSc

09:30 - 09:45 Chairman: Prof. Jerry Wells: Welcome
09:45 - 10:15 Prof. John van der Oost: Wageningen University,

Microbiology & Biochemistry, Laboratory of Microbiology

CRISPR-Cas – “from exploration to exploitation”

10:15 - 10:45 Prof. Hanne Ingmer: University of Copenhagen, Faculty of

Health and Medical Sciences, Veterinary Disease Biology

Intrinsic anti-microbial susceptibility in Staphylococcus aureus

10:45 – 11:15 Coffee break
11:15 – 11:45 Prof. Marco Oggioni: University of Leicester, Department

of Genetics, United Kingdom

Why is a single bacterium able to cause invasive disease?

11:45 – 12:15 Dr. Jan Willem Veening: University of Groningen, Molecular

Genetics Department

Antibiotic-induced expression of pneumococcal bacteriocins via

regulatory interplay with the competence system.

12:15 Closing

Please register (no fee) for the symposium by sending an e-mail to:

Public PhD defence Edoardo Zaccaria
16:00-17:00 Aula Wageningen University, Generaal Foulkesweg 1,

Wageningen

Discovery, characterization and applications of natural DNA

transformation in Streptococcus suis