The Shaw Prize Lecture in Life Science and Medicine 2011
29 Sep 2011
Lecture Theatres 3 & 4, Cheung Kung Hai Conference Centre, William MW Mong Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
9:00 am - 12:00 noon
Speaker: Professor Jules A Hoffmann
Professor, University of Strasbourg, France
Professor Ruslan M Medzhitov
David W Wallace Professor of Immunobiology, Yale University
New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator, USA
Professor Bruce A Beutler
Raymond and Eleen Willie Distinguished Chair in Cancer Research
in Honor of Laverne and Raymond Willie, Sr.
Director, Center for Genetics of Host Defense, the University of
Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
"The Drosophila Antimicrobial Defense: a Paradigm for Innate Immunity", "Host Defense Strategies" and "The Hunt for the LPS Receptor: Mouse Genetics Then and Now"
The Shaw Lecture in Life Science and Medicine was cancelled on 29 September 2011 due to typhoon.