Abstract Title / Category Presenter Last Name Institution of Presenter
Inherited ciHHV-6
Outcomes after allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation with donors or recipients harboring inherited chromosomally integrated HHV-6 Hill Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Variability and phylogeny of inherited chromosomally integrated (ici) and non ici reactivating HHV-6A and -6B strains in France Bonnafous Sorbonne Universités, UPMC Univ Paris 06, CIMI-Paris
Vaginal neoplasia induced by an unusual papillomavirus subtype in a woman with inherited chromosomally integrated human herpesvirus 6A Gautheret-Dejean Service de Virologie Hôpitaux Universitaires La Pitié-Salpêtrière-Charles Foix
Investigating truncation events at telomeres in individuals with assumed inherited, chromosomally integrated human herpesvirus 6 Wood University of Leicester
Spontaneous expression of HHV-6A transcripts in primary endothelial cells derived from inherited chromosomally-integrated newborns Gravel CHU de Québec Research Center
Chromosomally integrated human herpesvirus 6 in the Japanese population Ihira Fujita Health University School of Health Sciences
Adaptation of a qRT-PCR method for the quantitation of mRNAs transcribed from ciHHV-6B genomes and nucleotide sequence of a ciHHV-6A strain from clinical material Igbo University of Regensburg
Chromosomally integrated HHV-6 in lung transplant recipients in the Czech Republic Hubacek 2nd Medical Faculty of Charles University and Motol University Hospital
HHV-6 Genes & Proteins
Role of the tyrosine-based motif in the cytoplasmic tail of the HHV-6A glycoprotein B Wang Division of Clinical Virology,Kobe University
Characterization of the functional impact of p53 during human herpesvirus 6A/B infection Schack Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University
 Host-Cell Interaction
Age-related macular degeneration: A connection between HHV-6A-induced CD46 downregulation and complement activation? Fierz lmz Dr Risch
Human herpesvirus 6B induces hypomethylation on chromosome 17p13.3 correlating with increased gene expression and virus integration Fogdell-Hahn Karolinska Institutet
Evaluation of a method to measure HHV-6B infection in vitro based on cell size Becerra-Artiles University of Massachusetts Medical School
Investigation of the possible link between the interaction network (interactome) of the genes encoding the CTSS, PTX3, CHI3L1, Mx1, CXCL16, BIRC3, BST2 proteins and host’s immune response to HHV-6 infection Rouka University Hospital of Larisa, Larisa, Greece
Human herpesvirus 6A and CD46-mediated signaling Rossen Aarhus University, Department of Biomedicine
Not just to repair: a non-enzymatic role for a viral uracil DNA glycosylase, independent of host UNG, in herpesvirus pathogenesis Krug Stony Brook University
Innate & Acquired Immunity
Is there a link between human herpesvirus infection and toll-like receptors in the pathogenesis of pityriasis rosea? A case-control study Abdel Hay Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University
The cytokines and cellular responses to human herpesvirus-6B in patients with B-acute lymphoblastic leukemia Nefzi Faculty of pharmacy
Identification of naturally processed and presented MHC-I and MHC-II peptides derived from HHV-6B. Becerra-Artiles University of Massachusetts Medical School
A high throughput protocol for the identification of HHV-6 CD4 T cell epitopes Calvo-Calle University of Massachusetts
Role of the cytosolic DNA censor STING in type I interferon production following human herpesvirus 6A infection of human monocytes Leifer Cornell University
Role of toll-like receptor 9 in CD46 transgenic mice following intracranial infection with human herpesvirus 6A Leifer Cornell University
HHV-6-specific T cell responses in kidney transplant recipients Santoro University of Massachusetts Medical School
Expression of CD134 (OX40) on T cells is a trigger of human herpesvirus 6B reactivation and replication after hematopoietic cell transplantation Nagamata Division of Clinical Virology, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine.
Systematic review of HHV-6 infections in liver transplant patients Phan Tulane University School of Medicine/HHV-6 Foundation
Case of systemic human herpes virus – 6 (HHV-6) infection after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) in a patient with Omenn syndrome Laberko Dmitry Rogachev National Research Center of Hematology, Oncology and Immunology
Early post-transplant viral infections and the incidence of acute and chronic noninfectious pulmonary complications following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) Zhou University of Michigan
A systematic review and meta-analysis of human herpesvirus-6 (HHV-6) reactivation as a risk factor for grade 2-4 acute graft-versus-host disease (aGVHD) after HCT Phan Tulane University School of Medicine/HHV-6 Foundation
Non-CNS disease
Prevalence of human herpes Virus 6 DNAemia in Hashimoto and non Hashimoto hypothyroidism patients Maleki Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
Telaprevir-induced drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms associated with HHV-6 active infection Ciccarese University of Genoa
A fatal case of DRESS induced by strontium ranelate associated with HHV-7 reactivation Ciccarese University of Genoa
Presence of HHV-6 and HHV-7 infection markers in synovial tissue of arthritis affected patients determined by combining conventional immunohistochemistry, confocal microscopy and PCR analysis Groma Riga Stradins University
Role of P2X7 polymorphisms in idiopathic infertility and HHV-6A infection Rizzo University of Ferrara
Fulminant myocarditis in an immuniocompetent woman with chromosomally integrated HHV-6 Calvario Laboratory of Direct and Molecular Virology, Department of Interdisciplinary Medicine,Policlinico of Bari
HHV-6 and HHV-7 infection impact on rheumatoid arthritis clinical course Murovska A.Kirchenstein Institute of Microbiology & Virology, Riga Stradiņš University
HHV-6 and HHV-7 infection role between fibromyalgia patients in Latvia Murovska Riga Stradiņš University
Search for optimal approach to estimate and chracterize human herpesvirus-6 infection in thyroid gland tissues of patients with autoimmune thyroiditis Cistjakovs Riga Stradins University, A.Kirchenstein Institute of Microbiology and Virology
The HHV-6 genotypes in children with exanthem subitum in St. Petersburg, Russia Nikolskiy Pavlov First State Medical University
EBV and HHV-6 subtypes among HIV infected in Burkina Faso, impact of T CD4 count and HIV viral load TRAORE Laboratory of Molecular Biology and Genetics (LABIOGENE) and Pietro Annigoni Biomolecular research center (CERBA)
CNS Disease
Role of HHV6 in pediatric epilepsy: preliminary results of a cross-sectional study Jacobson Children’s National Health System / NINDS
Human herpesvirus 6 and the cytomegalovirus IgG and IgM Antibodies in multiple sclerosis patients: an inverse correlation with age Dominguez-Mozo Hospital Clinico San Carlos
Vitamin D levels and viral load of human herpesvirus 6 and Epstein-Barr virus in peripheral blood mononuclear cells of patients with multiple sclerosis after two years of follow-up Pérez-Pérez Hospital Clinico San Carlos
Cellular localization of HHV-7 and B19 in the frontal and temporal lobes of the elderly Skuja Riga Stradins University
HHV-6 infection in patients with epilepsy and unspecified etiology meningitis/meningoencephalitis Rasa A. Kirchenstein Institute of Microbiology and Virology
Human herpesvirus 6 – associated CNS disease in immunocompetent children Divakova Belarusian State Medical University, Minsk
Effect of U24 from HHV-7 on caenorhabditis elegans (C. elegans) Sang University of British Columbia
HHV-6 reference strains and DNA materials show copy number heterogeneity by NGS Greninger University of Washington
A new chemioluminescent immunoprecipitation assay detecting HHV-6A/B specific antibody responses Malnati Ospedale San Raffaele OSR