10th International symposium on shigatoxin (verrocytotoxin) producing Escherichia coli infections


This triennial event represents the main opportunity for the VTEC community to meet, to share the latest research in this field and to gather together scientists of all areas of investigation in a one-health perspective. It will also be an amazing opportunity for networking, to reinforce the liaisons already in place or to grow up new scientific consortia around common research interests.

main topics of the sypmposum will be:

STEC Epidemiology & Risk Assessment I
STEC Epidemiology & Risk Assessment II
Experimental models
Diagnostics and typing
Ecology of STEC and of Stx-Phages
STEC Genomics I
STEC Genomics II
STEC & the agri-food chain
Pathogenesis and pathophysiology of STEC HUS
Treatment of STEC infections

deadline for the submission of abstracts: 30 november 2017.