IZKF Symposium 2019

IZKF Symposium 2019

The IZKF Symposium 2019 took place from 27.06. – 28.06. in Kloster Banz, Bad Staffelstein.

The organising committee succeeded in attracting excellent speakers from Germany and abroad on the individual topics. The programme was rounded off by lectures from speakers from the entire medical faculty. In addition to the lectures, there was a poster exhibition of the doctoral students of the IZKF and Life@FAU.

Publication and Poster Prize Winners 2019

Poster prizes
  • Kristina Scheibe (Medical Clinic 1), “Inhibiting Interleukin 36 Receptor Signaling Reduces Fibrosis in Chronic Intestinal Inflammation”
  • Annemarie Schwab (IZKF Junior Research Group 1), “Role of Polyol Pathway in Lung Tumorigenesis”
  • Julia Straub (surgical clinic), “Aberrant glycosylation of the interferon gamma receptor alpha chain inhibits the response to IFN-γ in colorectal carcinoma cells”
  • Iris Schäffner (Institute of Biochemistry), “FoxO-dependent control of lysosome function in adult neurogenesis”
Publication Prize

Simon Rauber (Medical Clinic 3) “Resolution of inflammation by interleukin-9-producing type 2 innate lymphoid cells” (Nature Medicine 2017)