Transregio SFB-TR 84 “Innate Immunity of the Lung: Mechanisms of Pathogen Attack and Host Defence in Pneumonia“


3rd International Conference „Innate immunity of the lung – Improving pneumonia outcome”




We are postponing our conference to 09  -  11 September, 2021




The Symposium will be held at The Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences (BBAW) located at Gendarmenmarkt in the historic center of Berlin. Historic sights including Brandenburger Tor, Checkpoint Charlie, the Konzerthaus, the French and the German Cathedrals, and world renown museums are within walking distance.




The 3rd international conference in this series will continue the tradition of bringing together international experts to discuss recent advances and key challenges in respiratory medicine, immunology and infectious diseases. The meeting will feature keynote lectures and exciting talks by invited speakers as well as selected abstract presentations, interactive poster sessions, and social networking events. The best poster presentation will receive a poster award.




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1.    The clinical need
2.    Host - pathogen interactions
3.    Deconstructing the lung
4.    Modeling lung infection
5.    Barrier dysfunction
6.    Plasticity of innate immune cells
7.    Tolerance & resilience
8.    Vaccines
9.    Regeneration of the lung
10.  Microbiota – organ crosstalk
11.  Pneumonia - past and future