V. Labuda’s days

September 12 - 14, 2018

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Institute of Virology, BMC SAS
Institute of Zoology SAS
Institute of Parasitology SAS
Slovak Society for Parasitology SAS

Introduction

We are pleased to cordially invite you to participate in the scientific conference “Labuda’s days”, traditionally organized for the fifth time and dedicated to an eminent Slovak biologist RNDr. Milan Labuda, DrSc., which will be held in Smolenice castle (Congress Centre of the Slovak Academy of Sciences) from September 12 – 14, 2018.

We welcome contributions to the following fields: virology, microbiology, zoology, ecology, epidemiology, parasitology

Thematic focus of the Conference:
Natural foci of diseases (vectors, reservoirs)
Zoonoses (diagnosis, occurrence, epidemiology, control)
Ecological aspects of parasitology
Molecular aspects of host - vector - pathogen interactions

Scientific Committee

  • RNDr. Ivica Hromadová PhD.
  • RNDr. Elena Kocianová, DrSc.
  • MVDr. Juraj Kopáček, DrSc.
  • Ing. Ladislav Roller, PhD.
  • Doc.RNDr. Michal Stanko, DrSc.

Organizing Committee

  • Mgr. Eva Špitalská, PhD. - chair
  • Mgr. Pavlína Bartíková, PhD.
  • RNDr. Vojtech Boldiš, PhD.
  • MVDr. Markéta Derdáková, PhD.
  • RNDr. Mária Kazimírová, CSc.
  • Mgr. Veronika Rusňáková Tarageľová, PhD.
  • Mgr. Diana Selyemová, PhD.
  • JUDr. Iveta Šárniková
  • Mgr. Zdenko Špitalský, PhD.
  • Mgr. Katarína Štefanidesová, PhD.
  • Mgr. Iveta Štibrániová, PhD.

Programme

Invited speakers

Prof. Dr. José de la Fuente (National Wildlife Research Institute IREC Spain / Oklahoma State University USA)

Univ.-Prof. Dr.med. Gerold Stanek ( Center for Pathophysiology, Infectiology and Immunology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria)

Prof. Pierre-Edouard Fournier (IHU méditerranée Infection, Marseille, France)

Oral presentations and posters

The plenary lectures held by invited speakers are scheduled for 30 minutes, the other oral presentations for 15 minutes including time for discussion. Presentations should be prepared in PowerPoint. The maximum poster size is 100 cm x 130 cm (width x height). Official languages of the presentations are English / Slovak / Czech; slides of oral presentations and posters should be in English. The programme and the book of abstracts will be received by all participants at the registration desk. The organizers reserve the right to select the form of presentation in agreement with the author.

PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME

12 September 2018

16.30 – 18.00 REGISTRATION

18.00 WELCOMME DRINK, DINNER

13 September 2018

8.00 – 9.00 REGISTRATION

9.00 – 9.15 CONFERENCE OPENING

NATURAL FOCI OF DISEASES (VECTORS, RESERVOIRS)
CHAIRMAN: MÁRIA KAZIMÍROVÁ, MICHAL STANKO

9.15 – 9.45 PLENARY LECTURE
G. Stanek
LOOKING BACK AT A FRUITFUL COOPERATION

9.45 – 10.00
M. Stanko, L. Mošanský, J. Kraljik, L. Blaňárová, D. Miklisová, I. Heglasová
STRUCTURE OF NATURAL FOCI IN TOWNS ON THE MODEL OF KOŠICE CITY AGGLOMERATION

10.00 – 10.15
K. Kybicová, P. Balátová, A. Lukavská, J. Navrátil, J. Lamka
MOLECULAR DETECTION OF VECTOR-BORNE PATHOGENS IN DEER AND THEIR ECTOPARASITES FROM THE CZECH REPUBLIC

10. 15 – 10.30
Z. Mtierová, R. Václav, Y. Didyk, B. Mangová, V. Rusňáková Tarageľová, M. Derdáková
IMPORTANCE OF BIRDS IN THE CIRCULATION OF NEUROINVASIVE STRAINS OF B. GARINII

10.30 - 11.00 COFEE BREAK

STUDENT´S PRESENTATIONS
11.00 – 11.15
G. Ferrara, F. D’Ambrosi, A. Parisi, S. Montagnaro, G. Iovane, U. Pagnini
A SEROSURVEY FOR BRUCELLA SPP. AND MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS COMPLEX PREVALENCE IN HUNTED WILD BOAR IN CAMPANIA REGION

11.15 – 11.30
F. Azouzi, A. Diop, P.E. Fournier
GENOME SEQUENCE-BASED CRITERIA FOR SPECIES DEMARCATION: INSIGHTS FROM THE GENUS RICKETTSIA

11.30 – 11.45
K. Bírová, F. Ondriska, J. Špajdelová, O. Lachký, P. Ščasný, V. Boldiš
LATENT TOXOPLASMOSIS AND PREGNANCY

11.45 – 12.00
M. Wijnveld, M. Kazimirova, G. Stanek
IN VITRO FEEDING OF IXODES RICINUS AND AMBLYOMMA VARIEGATUM TICKS USING SILICON MEMBRANES

12.00 - 12.15
D. Slamková, M. Ondračková, M. Kašný
MORPHOLOGICAL AND MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF FLUKES FROM GENERA APATEMON (TREMATODA, STRIGEIDAE)

12.15 - 13.30 LUNCH

MOLECULAR ASPECTS OF HOSTS – VECTOR – PATHOGEN INTERACTIONS
CHAIRMAN: MARKÉTA DERDÁKOVÁ, KATARÍNA KYBICOVÁ

13.30 – 14.00 PLENARY LECTURE
P.E. Fournier
GENOMICS OF RICKETTSIA SPECIES

14.00 – 14.15
R. Abou Abdallah, P.E. Fournier
PANGENOMIC ANALYSIS OF COXIELLA BURNETII UNVEILS NEW TRAITS IN GENOME ARCHITECTURE

14.15 – 14.30
D. Žitňan, L. Roller, I. Daubnerová, D. Hromníková
COMPLEX NEUROENDOCRINE NETWORKS IN TICKS

14.30 – 14.45
L. Roller, M. Jurčík, D. Žitňan
IDENTIFICATION AND EXPRESSION OF GLYCOPROTEIN HORMONES AND INSULIN-LIKE NEUROPEPTIDES IN IXODES RICINUS

14.45 – 15.00
M. Garajová, M. Mrva, N. Vaškovicová, A. Valigurová
CYTOMORPHOLOGY AND ULTRASTRUCTURE OF ACANTHAMOEBA LUGDUNENSIS (AMOEBOZOA, ACANTHAMOEBIDAE) CYSTS

15.00 – 15.15
P. Vaněk.
MODERN DEVICES FOR PHYSIOLOGY, ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY AND TELEMETRY FOR LABORATORY ANIMALS.

15.15 – 15.45 COFEE BREAK

15.45 – 17.45
POSTER PRESENTATION P1 - P29
CHAIRMAN: PAVLÍNA BARTÍKOVÁ, ZUZANA SEKEYOVÁ

18.15 – 18.30 STUDENT PRESENTATION AWARD

18.30 CONFERENCE DINNER

14 September 2018

CHAIRMAN: JASNA KRALJIK, VOJTECH BOLDIŠ
9.00 – 9.30 PLENARY LECTURE
J. de la Fuente
TICK INTERACTOME AND REGULOME IN RESPONSE TO ANAPLASMA PHAGOCYTOPHILUM INFECTION

ZOONOSES

9.30 – 9.45
M. Kautman, P. Mikulíček, D. Jandzík, P. Široký
EPIDEMILOGICAL IMPORTANCE OF NEGLECTED TICK SPECIES – HYALOMMA AEGYPTIUM

9.45 – 10.00
T. Csank, P. Drzewnioková, Ľ. Korytár, P. Major, M. Gyuranecz, E. Franchin, E. Lavezzo, L. Barzon, J. Pistl, T. Bakonyi
WEST NILE VIRUS: OCCURRENCE AND GENTIC ANALYSIS OF STRAINS ISOLATED IN SLOVAKIA

10. 00 – 10.15
V. Kovacova, J. Zukal, J. Brichta, H. Bandouchova, T. Heger, V. Piacek, J. Pikula
BAT LYSSAVIRUS SEROPREVALENCE OF SELECTED EUROPEAN BAT POPULATIONS

10.15 – 10.45 COFEE BREAK

10.45 – 11.00
P. Schánilec, J. Salát, D. Růžek, C. F. Agudelo
SEROPREVALENCE OF TICK-BORNE ENCEPHALITIS IN DOGS IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC IN 2017

11.00 – 11.15
P. Schánilec, N. Nádeníčková, A. Žákovská, M. Dušková, C. F. Agudelo
SEROPREVALENCE OF BORRELIOSIS, Q FEVER AND TULAREMIA IN CATS IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC

11.15 – 11.30
V. Boldiš, F. Ondriska, S. Lipková, K. Benčíková
EVALUATION OF IMMUNOGLOBULIN A FOR THE IMMUNODIAGNOSIS OF HUMAN TOXOCAROSIS

11.30 – 11.45
J. Zukal, H. Bandouchova, T. Bartonička, H. Berková, A. D. Botvinkin, J. Brichta, H. Dundarova, T. Heger, T. Kokurewicz, V. Kovacova, N. Martínková, O. L. Orlov, V. Piacek, P. Presetnik, Z. Řehák, J. Šuba, Mikhail P. Tiunov, A. Zahradníková, Jr., J. Pikula
WHITE-NOSE SYNDROME IN PALEARCTIC BATS

11.45 – 12.00
Z. Špitalský, Z. Markovic, K. Štefanidesová, E. Špitalská
PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPHY AND ITS EFFECT ON RICKETTSIAL INFECTION

12.00 – 12.15 CONCLUDING SESSION

12.15 – 13.00 LUNCH



REGISTERED PARTICIPANTS

France:
Abou Abdallah Rita (IHU méditerranée Infection, Marseille)
Azouzi Farah (Institut Méditerranée Infection, Marseille)

Austria:
Michiel Wijnveld (Medical University of Vienna)
Michael Reiter (Medical University of Vienna)
Anna-Margarita Schötta (Medical University of Vienna)
Verena Mündler (Medical University of Vienna)

Italy:
Gianmarco Ferrara (Università degli studi da Napoli Federico II)

Czech Republic:
Jan Zukal (Ústav biologie obratlovců AV ČR, v.v.i., Brno)
Pavel Schánilec (Veterinární a farmaceutická univerzita Brno)
Kateřina Kybicová (Státní zdravotní ústav, Praha)
Pavla Balátová (Státní zdravotní ústav, Praha)
Veronika Kovacova (Veterinární a farmaceutická univerzita Brno)
Jiří Pikula (Veterinární a farmaceutická univerzita Brno)

Slovakia:
Vojtech Boldiš (Medirex a.s., Bratislava)
Pavlína Bartíková (Virologický ústav BMC SAV, Bratislava)
Eva Špitalská (Virologický ústav BMC SAV, Bratislava)
Tatiana Vaculová (Ústav zoológie SAV, Bratislava)
Michal Chvostáč (Ústav zoológie SAV, Bratislava)
Elena Kocianová (Bratislava)
Katarína Briestenská (Katedra mikrobiol. a vir. PRIF UK, Bratislava)
Yuliya Didyk (Ústav zoológie SAV, Bratislava)
Mária Garajová (Katedra zoológie PRIF UK, Bratislava)
Martin Mrva (Katedra zoológie PRIF UK, Bratislava)
Zuzana Sekeyová (Virologický ústav BMC SAV, Bratislava)
Mária Kazimírová (Ústav zoológie SAV, Bratislava)
Michal Stanko (Parazitologický ústav SAV, Košice)
Ivana Heglasová (Parazitologický ústav SAV, Košice)
Katarína Sitková (Ústav epidemiológie, LF, UPJŠ, Košice)
Katarína Peňazziová (Univerzita veterinárskeho lekárstva a farmácie v Košiciach)
Tomáš Csank (Univerzita veterinárskeho lekárstva a farmácie v Košiciach)
Vanda Výrosteková (Ústav Epidemiológie LF UK, Bratislava)
Veronika Bednárová (Ústav epidemiológie, LF, UPJŠ, Košice)
Ing. Lucia Gabrišová (Ministerstvo pôdohospodárstva a rozvoja vidieka SR, Bratislava)
Matej Kautman (Ústav zoológie SAV, Bratislava)
Jasna Kraljik (Ústav zoológie SAV, Bratislava)
Iveta Štibrániová (Virologický ústav BMC SAV, Bratislava)
Katarína Štefanidesová (Virologický ústav BMC SAV, Bratislava)
Markéta Derdáková (Ústav zoológie SAV, Bratislava)
Barbara Mangová (Ústav zoológie SAV, Bratislava)
Diana Selyemová (Ústav zoológie SAV, Bratislava)
Daniela Slamková (Virologický ústav BMC SAV, Bratislava)
Kamila Bírová (Trnavská univerzita v Trnave)
Dušan Žitňan (Ústav zoológie SAV, Bratislava)
Zdenko Špitalský (Ústav polymérov SAV, Bratislava)
Ladislav Roller (Ústav zoológie SAV, Bratislava)
Juraj Koči (Virologický ústav BMC SAV, Bratislava)
Katarína Palkovičová (Virologický ústav BMC SAV, Bratislava)
Katarína Schwarzová (Lekárska fakulta UK, Bratislava)

Registration

Registration Fees:


Early birds to May 31 2018Regular to June 30 2018
Regular participant100,- €130,- €
Students80,- €110,- €
Accompanying person 100,- €

The registration fee of regular participants and students includes Conference materials, Attendance to all conference sessions, Programme, Book of abstracts, Coffee and tea breaks. Payment of registration fee has to be made in EUR by bank transfer to the following account:

Name of the account: Ústav zoológie SAV
IBAN: SK65 8180 0000 0070 0059 9297
BIC-SWIFT code: SPSRSKBA
Name of the bank: Štátna pokladnica
Address of the bank: Radlinského 32, 810 05 Bratislava
Information for Beneficiary: Please, indicate VLD + name of participant

Deadline for registration: May 31, 2018

Photographs from Conference

Accommodation

Price (room / 1 night)

One-bed room40 €
Two-bed room70 €
Three-bed room90 €
Four-bed room100 €
Appartment120 €
Extra bed15 €

Accommodation will be arranged in the Congress Centre Smolenice where the conference is held. Payment for accommodation will be during registration at the registration desk.

For more information visit the website http://www.kcsmolenice.sav.sk

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