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SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2016: MICROBIOME AND SKIN

Friday 2nd December 2016, in Paris, Amphitheater Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou, 20 rue Leblanc - 75015 Paris.

Thomas BOSCH (Kiel, Germany)
Microbes – Friend or foe

Karsten ZENGLER (San Diego, US)
Overview of the skin microbiome

Shruti NAIK (New York, US)
Skin microbiota in health and disease

Tilo BIEDERMANN (Munich, Germany)
Skin microbiome and innate immune response

Heidi KONG (Bethesda, US)
Skin microbiome and atopic dermatitis

Karin LOSER (Münster, Germany)
Skin microbiome and psoriasis

Holger BRÜGGEMANN (Aarus, Denmark)
Skin microbiome and acne

Chris CALLEWAERT (Ghent, Belgium)
Skin microbiome and body odour

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2015: MAST CELLS AND URTICARIA

Friday 4th December 2015, in Paris, at Musée des Moulages de l’Hôpital Saint-Louis, 1 avenue Claude Vellefaux - 75010 Paris.

Stephen J. GALLI (Stanford, United States)
Why do we have mast cells? Beneficial roles of mast cells in regulating levels of endogenous peptides and during innate and acquired immune responses to venoms

Gunnar NILSSON (Stockholm, Sweden)
Mast cell activation and release of mediators

Marc DAERON (Paris, France)
Regulation of FcεRI signalling by phosphatases

Francesca LEVI-SCHAFFER (Jerusalem, Israel)
Inhibitors of mast cell activation

Ulrich BLANK (Paris, France)
Mast cells in allergy and autoimmunity

Gianni MARONE (Naples, Italy)
Mast cells at the crossroads of inflammation and cancer

Olivier HERMINE (Paris, France)
Mastocytosis

Wolfgang WENINGER (Sidney, Australia)
Mast cells: Where are they? How do they get there?

Marcus MAURER (Berlin, Germany)
Urticaria, mastocytosis, mast cell activation disorders

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2014: T CELLS AND SKIN

Friday 5th December 2014, Paris, Amphitheater Jean Dausset, Cochin Hospital, 27 rue du Faubourg Saint-Jacques - 75014 Paris.

Shimon SAKAGUCHI (Osaka, Japan)
Regulatory T cells: development, maintenance and function in normal and disease states

Federica SALLUSTO (Bellinzona, Switzerland)
Human T cell subsets in protective immunity and immune-mediated pathology

Thomas GEBHARDT (Victoria, Australia)
CD103+CD8+ tissue-resident memory T cells of skin

Georg STINGL(Vienna, Austria)
Innate lymphocytes under physiologic and pathologic conditions

Rachael A. CLARK (Boston, United States)
Resident memory T cells and immune response in skin

Luis F. SANTAMARIA-BABI (Barcelona, Spain)
Circulating CLA+ T lymphocytes as peripheral cell biomarkers in T-cell mediated skin diseases

Emma GUTTMAN-YASSKY (New York, United States)
Immune abnormalities in atopic dermatitis

Gerold SCHULER (Erlangen, Germany)
Adoptive transfer of dendritc cells to induce antitumor T cell responses

Hans J.P.M. KOENEN (Nijmegen, Netherlands)
Human models to study T cell immunoregulation in the skin

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2013: CUTANEOUS STEM CELLS

Friday 22nd November 2013, in Paris, au Musée des Moulages de l’Hôpital Saint-Louis, 1 avenue Claude Vellefaux - 75010 Paris.

Ian CHAMBERS (Edinburgh, United Kingdom)
Pluripotent stem cells

Cedric BLANPAIN (Brussels, Belgium)
Skin stem cells during homeostasis and cancer

Fiona WATT (London, United Kingdom)
Intrinsic and extrinsic regulation of epidermal stem cell fate

Katsuto TAMAI (Osaka, Japan)
Mobilization of distant stem/progenitors in wound healing

Kim B. JENSEN (Copenhagen, Denmark)
Epidermal stem cells in homeostasis and tissue regeneration

Viljar JAKS (Tartu, Estonia)
Lessons from Lgr-s

Georges COTSARELIS (Philadelphia, USA)
Hair follicle stem cells in androgenetic alopecia

Selim ARACTINGI (Paris, France)
Fetal progenitors in wound healing

Marcela DEL RIO (Madrid, Spain)
Skin substitutes

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2012: CUTANEOUS DENDRITIC CELLS

Friday 30th November 2012, in Paris, au Musée des Moulages de l’Hôpital Saint-Louis, 1 avenue Claude Vellefaux - 75010 Paris.

M. COLONNA
Introduction: cutaneous dendritic cells

R. VAN DE VEN
Dendritic cell subsets in human skin and their role in T cell activation

F. GINHOUX
Origin, homeostasis and function of Langerhans cells

P. BOUSSO
Imaging the immune response to an intracellular parasite in the skin

T. BIEBER
Role of Langerhans cells and inflammatory dendritic epidermal cells in atopic dermatitis

V. PIGUET
The roles of Dendritic Cells and Langerhans Cells in HIV infection

E. VON STEBUT
Langerhans cells in anti Leishmania response

D. DUDZIAK
Dendritic cells as key players of the immune system

R. CHAKRAVERTY
Antigen presentation in cutaneous GvHD

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2011: KERATINOCYTES AND CUTANEOUS INNATE IMMUNITY

Friday 25th November 2011, in Paris, au Musée des Moulages de l’Hôpital Saint-Louis, 1 avenue Claude Vellefaux - 75010 Paris.

T. LUGER
Keratinocytes: a key cell in cutaneous immune response

M.C. LEITE DE MORAES
Key role of NKT complex antigen recognition

J-M. SCHRÖDER
A role of epithelial S100-like proteins in cutaneous defense

M. MEMPEL
Biological response of keratinocytes against virus

K. WOLK
IL22 and cutaneous immunity

J. SCHAUBERT
Innate immunity in atopic dermatitis

S. DUBRAC
Skin barrier functios and the cutaneous microbiome

M. GILLIET
Innate immune response in psoriasis

P. MUSETTE
Role of Toll like receptors in cutaneous and systemic response

Commented bibliography of the Scientifc Meeting available on Experimental Dermatology, vol 20, 10: 858-871

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2010: EPIDERMAL BARRIER IN SKIN HOMEOSTASIS AND DISEASE

Friday 5th November 2010, in Paris, au Musée des Moulages de l’Hôpital Saint-Louis, 1 avenue Claude Vellefaux - 75010 Paris.

A.V. RAWLINGS
Stratum corneum and control of skin homeostasis: an update

W. DECLERCQ
Controlling epidermal cornification

E. HUMMLER
Serine proteases and their role in epidermal barrier function

P. KRIEG
Lipoxygenases in skin barrier function

J.M. BRANDNER
The tight junction barrier

I. McLEAN
Filaggrin in skin diseases

A. HOVNANIAN
Dysregulation of epidermal proteases: from animal models to Netherton syndrome

D. KELSELL
Genetics identifies a key role for ABCA 12 in keratinocyte transport and differentiation

M.R. PRAUSNITZ
Transdermal drug delivery: the other side of the epidermal barrier

Commented bibliography of the Scientifc Meeting available on Experimental Dermatology, vol 19, 10: 936-951

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2009: THE ADIPOCYTE

Friday 13th November 2009, in Paris, au Musée des Moulages de l’Hôpital Saint-Louis, 1 avenue Claude Vellefaux - 75010 Paris.

C. DANI
Differentiation of embryonic and adult stem cells into adipocytes

K.N. FRAYN
Metabolic functions of adipocytes

P. VALET
Endocrine functions of adipocytes

D. RICQUIER
Adipocytes and thermoregulation

K. CLEMENT
Adipocytes and inflammation

D.B. SAVAGE
Genetic lipodystrophies

J. CAPEAU
Acquired lipodystrophies in VIH-infected patients

B. FEVE
Adipocyte and steroid receptors

A.J. VIDAL-PUIG
Adipose tissue expandability and the metabolic syndrome

Commented bibliography of the Scientifc Meeting available on Experimental Dermatology, vol 18, 10: 900-920

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2008: THE FIBROBLAST

Friday 14th November 2008, in Paris, au Musée des Moulages de l’Hôpital Saint-Louis 1 avenue Claude Vellefaux – 75010 Paris .

N.A. WRIGHT
Mesenchymal stem cell: plasticity of differentiation

T. KRIEG
Fibroblasts and their interaction with the environment

E. O’TOOLE
Epidermal basement membrane - mesenchymal interactions

S. WERNER
Epithelial-mesenchymal interactions in tissue repair

B. HINZ
Molecular regulation of myofibroblast formation

D. ABRAHAM
TGF-B and Smad signalling in fibrosis

O. DE WEVER
Stroma reactions and cancer invasion

K. SCHARFFETTER-KOCHANEK
Fibroblast senescence

Commented bibliography of the Scientifc Meeting available on Experimental Dermatology, vol 17, 10: 873-895

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2007: ANGIOGENESIS AND LYMPHANGIOGENESIS IN SKIN PHYSIOLOGY AND DISEASE

Friday 16th November 2007, in Paris, au Musée des Moulages de l’Hôpital Saint-Louis 1 avenue Claude Vellefaux – 75010 Paris .

M. DEWERCHIN
Functional genomics to study angiogenesis in health and disease

K. ALITALO
Lymphangiogenesis in development and human disease

M. DETMAR
Angiogenesis and lymphangiogenesis in cutaneous cancer

C. BOSHOFF
Kaposi sarcoma, KSHV and lymphangiogenesis

D.M. McDONALD
Cellular actions of angiogenesis inhibitors on blood vessels

T. KUPPER
Endothelial cell lymphocyte interactions

N. GALE
Angiogenesis as a pharmacological target

M. VIKKULLA
Vascular anomalies

Commented bibliography of the Scientifc Meeting available on Experimental Dermatology, vol 16, 10: 860-879

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2006: MOLECULAR AND CLINICAL ASPECTS OF MELANOCYTE DIFFERENTIATION, GROWTH AND FUNCTIONING

Friday 10 th November,
in Paris, au Ministère de l’Education Nationale, de l’Enseignement Supérieure et de la Recherche.
Amphithéâtre Poincaré, 1, rue Descartes, 75005 Paris.

C. GODING
Melanocyte proliferation

E. STEINGRIMSSON
The Mitf transcription factor in melanocyte development

K.C. CHENG
Surprise insights into human pigmentation from zebrafish

D. BENNETT
Melanocyte senescence

J.L. REES
The genetics of skin and hair pigmentation in man

K. SMALLEY
Is knowledge about the genetic and epigenetic alterations in melanoma a basis for targeted therapy?

A. SARASIN
Melanoma gene expression profiling

G. de SAINT BASILE
Griscelli-Prunieras syndrome/melanosome transport

R.A. SPRITZ
The genetics of Vitiligo

Commented bibliography of the Scientifc Meeting available on Experimental Dermatology, vol 15, 10: 832-851

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2005: IN DEFENCE OF THE EPIDERMIS

Thursday 10 th November,
in Paris, au Ministère de l’Education Nationale, de l’Enseignement Supérieure et de la Recherche.
Amphithéâtre Poincaré, 1, rue Descartes, 75005 Paris.

P. ELIAS
Introduction to barrier function

D. HOHL
Formation of the cornified envelope

G. COURTOIS
NFkB: a key regulator.

J-M. SCHRÖDER
The role of antimicrobial peptides and proteins in keratinocyte defence

S. WERNER
Dermal-epidermal interactions

T. SCHWARZ
Biological effects of the UV on keratinocytes and Langerhans cells

E. TSCHACHLER
Apoptotic pathways in the epidermis

I. LEIGH
Genetic diseases affecting the epidermis

H. PFISTER
Modifications of keratinocyte functions by Human Papilloma Viruses

Commented bibliography of the Scientifc Meeting available on Experimental Dermatology, vol 14, 10: 775-795

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2004: THE KERATINOCYTE: INTER AND EXTRACELLULAR EVENTS

Friday 5th November 2004,
in Paris,au Ministère de la Recherche et de la Technologie.
Amphithéâtre Poincaré, 1, rue Descartes, 75005 Paris.

D. GARROD
Intercellular junctions in normal epidermis

M. JONKMAN
Dysfunction of keratinocyte adhesion

D. PROWSE
Developmental signals in skin morphogenesis suppressor T cells.

Y. BARRANDON
Keratinocyte stem cells. Is stem plasticity a likely contribution?

T. MAGIN
Animal models of human skin disease

D. KELSELL
Connexin mutations in human disease

L. BRUCKNER-TUDERMAN
Inherited and acquired diseases of basement membrane – potential for therapy

I. HART
Role of integrins in tumour invasion and metastasis

Commented bibliography of the Scientifc Meeting available on Experimental Dermatology, vol 13, 10: 651-663

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2003:T-CELLS AND THE SKIN IMMUNE SYSTEM II

Friday 7th November 2003,
in Paris,au Ministère de la Recherche et de la Technologie.
Amphithéâtre Poincaré, 1, rue Descartes, 75005 Paris.

H. VON BOEHMER
T cell development

A. TRAUTMANN
The diversity of immunological synapses

E. SHEVACH
Control of T cell responses by regulatory/
suppressor T cells.

E. VIVIER
Biology of NKR+-T cells

S. BEISSERT
T cells in cutaneous autoimmunity

M. AKDIS
T cell responses in atopic eczema

J. PRINZ
T cells in psoriasis

H. BACHELEZ
Immunotherapy by targeting T cells

Commented bibliography of the Scientifc Meeting available on Experimental Dermatology, vol 12, 6: 911-923

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2002 : T-CELLS AND THE SKIN IMMUNE SYSTEM I

Thursday 14th November 2002, in Paris,
au Ministère de la Recherche et de la Technologie.
Amphithéâtre Poincaré, 1, rue Descartes, 75005 Paris.

G. STINGL
Skin immune system overview

C. ROBERT
Homing receptors: potential therapeutical tools ?

P. LOETSCHER
Chemokines and their receptors in T-cell migration

F. SALLUSTO
The role of chemokine receptors in primary,
effector and memory immune responses

S. GRABBE
Role of integrins in T-cell trafficking

S. BULFONE-PAUS
Exploring the role of IL-15 in the skin immune system

R. DUMMER
CTCL - a tumour of skin homing T-cells

J. CARBALLIDO
Therapeutic modification of leukocyte homing to the skin

Commented bibliography of the Scientifc Meeting available on Experimental Dermatology, vol 11, 5: 911-923

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2001: NEUROPHYSIOLOGY OF THE SKIN

Thursday 15th November 2001, in Paris,
au Ministère de la Recherche et de la Technologie.
Amphithéâtre Poincaré, 1, rue Descartes, 75005 Paris.

E. DUPIN
Embryogenesis of neuro-epithelial interactions

D. METZE
Functional anatomy of the skin nervous system

T. LUGER
Neuroimmunology

H.O. HANDWERKER
Neuromediators, pruritus and pain

J. ANSEL
Neuromediators and inflammation

Z. ABDEL-MALEK
Neuromediators and pigmentation

R. PAUS
Stress and skin

N.W. BUNNETT
Pharmacological modulation of skin neuromediators (PAR II)

Commented bibliography of the Scientifc Meeting available on Experimental Dermatology, vol 10, 5: 349-367

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2000: MAST CELL

Friday 10th November 2000, in Paris,
au Ministère de la Recherche et de la Technologie.
Amphithéâtre Poincaré, 1, rue Descartes, 75005 - Paris.

A. DVORAK
Introduction to cutaneous mast cells physiology and ultrastructure.

F. LEVI-SCHAFFER
Growth factors and survival of cutaneous mast cells.

J. BIENENSTOCK
significance of neuroimmune interactions in
the skin: conceptual and practical issues.

P. VALENT
Expression of CD antigens in human mast cells.

M. CHURCH
Pharmacological modulation of mast cell function.

B. KAY
Mast cells and basophils in human cutaneous allergic tissue reactions.

B. HENZ
Mast cells and urticaria.

M. AROCK
Mastocytosis.

Commented bibliography of the Scientifc Meeting available on Experimental Dermatology, vol 9, 5: 377-399

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 1999: EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX

Friday 22rd October 1999, PARIS.
Ministère de l’Education Nationale - Amphithéâtre Poincaré, 1, rue Descartes, 75005 Paris.

C. PIERARD
Dermal architecture under the microscope.

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R. GARRONE
Collagens : structures and functions.

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W. HORNEBECK
Elastin and elastic fibers.

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V.-M. KAHARI
Matrix metalloproteinases in skin.

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A. SONNENBERG
Integrins : attachment structures and matrix receptors.

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A. CAPLAN
Proteoglycans and skin.

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A. MAUVIEL
TGF-B signaling by the Smad pathway.

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D. PROCKOP
Parmacological control of collagen synthesis.

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F.-X. MAQUART
Cytokines and extracellular matrix remodeling.

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SCIENTIFIC MEETING 1998: FIBROBLAST

Friday 12th november 1998, PARIS.
Ministère de l’Education Nationale - Amphithéâtre Poincaré, 1, rue Descartes, 75005 Paris.

C. LAPIERE
Fibroblast and its functions.

C. GRIFFITHS
Cellular and molecular events in photoageing.

J. VARANI
The fibrobast in photoaging and natural (chronological) aging modulation of fibroblast functions by retinoids.

A. DESMOULIERE
The myofibroblast.

S. WERNER
Fibroblast/keratinocyte interactions.

T. KRIEG
Scleroderma.

M. JALKANEN
Wound-induced syndecan-1 upregulation : how and why ?

S. PINNELL
Antifibrotic drug development.

J. DAVIDSON
Gene therapy for tissue repair.

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 1997: THE ENDOTHELIAL CELL

Friday 14th november 1997, PARIS.
Ministère de l’Education Nationale - Amphithéâtre Poincaré, 1, rue Descartes, 75005 Paris.

L. DROUET
Endothelial cells :questions for today and tomorrow.

P. PETZLBAUER
Angiogenesis and adherens junction proteins.

D. de PROST
Coagulation tissue factor and endothelial cells.

K. ALITALO
Vascular growth factors and receptors in angiogenesis.

T. LUGER
Neuropeptides and endothelial cells.

E. TSCHACHLER
Keratinocytes and microcirculation.

R. BICKNELL
Vascular targeting of anticancer gene therapy

T. LAWLEY
Endothelial cells and inflammation.

H. LU
Proteases of endothelial cells and the regulation of angiogenesis.

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 1996: MELANOCYTE

Friday 25th october 1996, PARIS.
Ministère de l’Education Nationale - Amphithéâtre Poincaré, 1, rue Descartes, 75005 Paris.

ZILLER Catherine
Melanocytes migration and differentiation during embryogenesis.

HEARING Vincent
Genetic control of pigmentation.

BALLOTTI Robert
Melanins and melanogenesis : a perspective look.

THODY Anthony
Neuro-hormonal control of pigmentation.

de LUCAS Michele
Keratinocytes/melanocytes interactions.

ORTONNE J.P.
Immunology of melanocyte.

FRIEDMANN Peter
Photoregulation of pigmentation.

HILL Helen Z.
Melanines and photoprotection.

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 1995: KERATINOCYTE IN PROLIFERATION

Friday 17th november 1995, PARIS.
Ministère de l’Education Nationale - Amphithéâtre Poincaré, 1, rue Descartes, 75005 Paris.

BRECHOT Christian
Cell cycle and its control.

DIVE Caroline
Apoptososis.

YUSPA Stuart
Epidermal carcinogenesis.

WATT Fiona
Control of epidermal cell proliferation and differentiation.

COULOMB Bernard
Dermal control of epidermal growth.

LUGER Thomas
Cytokines and neuropeptides : regulatory role in inflammation and keratinocyte proliferation.

KRUEGER Gerald
Is psoriasis a keratinocyte disease ?

FERGUSSON Marc
Wound healing : the control of epithelialisation and scarring.

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 1994: KERATINOCYTE IN DIFFERENTIATION

Friday 4th november 1994, PARIS.
Ministère de l’Education Nationale - Amphithéâtre Poincaré, 1, rue Descartes, 75005 Paris.

GREEN Howard
New trends in epidermal differentiation.

BARRANDON Yann
Epidermal stem cells.

LEIGH Irène
Keratins in differentiation.

PROCKSCH Ehrhardt
Terminal differenciation terminale of the stratum corneum and formation of the epidermal permeability barrier.

BASSET Nicole
cFos, calcium and keratinocyte differentiation.

ROOP Denis
Molecular genetics and keratinization.

SARASIN Alain
U.V. Carcinogenesis : what is the best cellular model ?

BICKLE Daniel
Vitamin D and keratinocyte differentiation.

BLUMENBERG Miroslav
Retinoids and keratinocyte differentiation.

FUSENIG Norbert
Growth factors and keratinocytes.

SCIENTIFIC MEETING 1993: PHARMACOLOGICAL MODULATION OF LANGERHANS’ CELL FUNCTIONS

Friday 5th november 1993, PARIS.
Ministère de l’Education Nationale - Amphithéâtre Poincaré, 1, rue Descartes, 75005 Paris.

STINGL Georges
Langerhans’ cell and antigen presentation.

HANAU Daniel
Langerhans’ cell and endocytosis

SCHULLER Gerold
Epidermal Langerhans’ cell as a model to study the biology of denditric cells.

DUBERTRET Louis et de PROST Yves
Presentation ofthe Fondation René Touraine.

SCHMITT Daniel
Critical studies of in vitro models available for studying Langerhans’ cell functions.

BANCHEREAU Jacques
Biological functions of Langerhans’ cell generated in vitro from hematopoïetic progenitors.

BIEBER Thomas
Langerhans’ cell and lgE.

DEGITZ Klaus
Immunologic adhesion molecules ofthe skin. Langerhans’ cell and vitamin D3 derivatives.

BAGOT Martine
Role of Langerhans’ cell in nickel - specific contact dermatitis. Oral induction of immune tolerance.

BERGSTRESSER Paul
Modulation of Langerhans’ cells functions by UV light.

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