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Host-Microbe Biology

HMBHost-Microbe Biology (HMB) is represented in its full glory at ASM Microbe 2018. Sessions on studying phages, conflict and resolution in evolution, bacterial warfare within the host, and more will cover the cutting-edge biology in the field. 


HMB01: Animal Infections

HMB02: Genetic and Physiological Adaptation to the Host

HMB03: Host Response to Microbes

HMB04: Cellular/Molecular Host-Microbe Interactions

HMB05: Invasion and Survival in Host Cells 

HMB06: Manipulations of Host Functions by Microbes

HMB07: Microbe-Plant Interactions 

HMB08: Microbial Symbioses with Invertebrate Hosts  

HMB09: Microbiome-Host Interactions

HMB10: Phage-Host Interactions

HMB11: Polymicrobial Pathogenicity and Symbiosis

HMB12: Sepsis and Inflammation 

HMB13: Surface Structures of Pathogenic Microbes 

HMB14: Toxins and Secreted Factors

HMB15: Virulence Regulatory Mechanisms

HMB16: Virus-Host Interactions

HMB17: Microbial Metabolism and Host Association

HMB18: Anti-pathogen Strategies


Hear from Top Speakers

Steven Blanke
University of Illinois
Will DePas
California Institute of Technology
Irene Garcia Newton
Indiana University
Cassandra Quave
Emory University

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Attend Innovative Sessions

Bowels to Behavior: The Gut-Brain Axis
June 8, 2018 • 8:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. 

Viral Immunity 
June 8, 2018 • 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 

Hot Papers in Host-Microbe Biology
June 9, 2018 • 3:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. 

Enteric Pathogens: A Close-knit or Estranged Family 
June 10, 2018 • 3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. 


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