Scientific Program


SCIENTIFIC FORUM

Day 2 - Saturday, 9th September

09:00-10:30

 

Diagnosis of celiac disease

 

Chairpersons:

Peter H Green (USA), Knut Lundin (Norway), S K Yachha (India)

09:00-09:30

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Tandem talk: Diagnosis in adults and children

Peter H Green (USA), Stefano Guanidalini (USA)

09:30-10:00

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Can we predict upcoming celiac disease?

Shuo Wang Qiao (Norway)

10:00-10:10

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Free paper: Latiglutenase symptom response for seropositive vs. seronegative celiac disease patients

Jack Syage (United States)

10:10-10:20

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Free paper: Non-invasive biomarkers for assessment of villous abnormalities in patients with celiac disease and other enteropathies: An alternative to mucosal biopsies

Alka Kumari (India)

10:20-10:30

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Free paper: The diagnosis and management of gluten ataxia

Marios Hadjivassiliou (UK)

10:30-11:00

Coffee Break

11:00-12:30

 

Genetics and functional genomics

 

Chairpersons:

Cisca Wijmenga (The Netherlands), Ramnik Xavier (USA), S K Acharya (India)

11:00-11:30

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Genetics/functions correlations

Ramnik Xavier (USA)

11:30-12:00

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What has genetics learned us?

Cisca Wijmenga (The Netherlands)

12:00-12:10

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Free paper: Small intestinal and faecal microbiota of adult celiac disease patients and first-degree relatives

Rahul Bodkhe (India)

12:10-12:20

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Free paper: Impact of family risk on developing celiac disease autoimmunity and celiac disease in genetically at risk children followed in the prospective TEDDY study

Daniel Agardh (Sweden)

12:20-12:30

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Free paper ; Epigenetic features in small intestnal mucosa of celiac disease

Luigi Greco (Italy)

12:30-13:45

Lunch and Poster session

13:45-14:30

 

Keynote Lecture: Concerted mobilization of T cells in Celiac and other autoimmune diseases

 

Chairpersons:

Frits Koning (The Netherlands), Anil Suri (India), Yogesh Shouche (India)

 

Speaker:

Mark Davis (USA)

14:30-16:00

 

Pathogenesis of celiac disease: Session I

 

Chairpersons:

Bana Jabri (USA), Ludvig Sollid (Norway), Justine C.Y. Wu (Hong Kong)

14:30-15:00

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Role of B cells in the pathogenesis of celiac disease

Ludvig M Sollid (Norway)

15:00-15:30

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IL-15 a central regulator of tissue immunity and immunopathology

Bana Jabri (USA)

15:30-15:40

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Free paper: Biased T cell selection in celiac disease is driven by structural elements with similar function

Jan Petersen (Australia)

15:40-15:50

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Free paper: From human to mouse and back: Advances in the development of a mouse model for celiac disease

Valerie Abadie (Canada)

15:50-16:00

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Free paper: Alterations of innate lymphoid cells may contribute to the pathogenesis of celiac disease

Melanie Uhde (USA)

16:00-16:30

Coffee Break

16:30-18:00

 

Pediatric Celiac Disease

 

Chairpersons:

Stefano Guanidalini (USA), Luisa Mearin (The Netherlands), Shinjini Bhatnagar (India)

16:30-17:00

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State of the Art Lecture

Riccardo Troncone (Italy)

17:00-17:30

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ESPGHAN Guidelines for gluten introduction

Luisa Mearin (The Netherlands)

17:30-17:40

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Free paper: Celiac before the disease

Luigi Greco (Italy)

17:40-17:50

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Free paper: Potential celiacdisease presenting at an early age have less chance to evolve to villous atrophy

Renata Auricchio (Italy)

17:50-18:00

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Free paper: mTOR (mammalian target of rapamicin) as a potential therapeutic target in celiac disease

Maria Vittoria Barone (Italy)

SCIENTIFIC FORUM

Day 3 - Sunday, 10th September

09:00-10:30

 

Epidemiology of Celiac disease

 

Chairpersons:

Carlo Catassi (Italy), Peter Gibson (Australia), B S Ramakrishna (India)

09:00-09:30

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State of the Art Lecture: Lessons in Celiac epidemiology

Carlo Catassi (Italy)

09:30-10:00

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What can we learn from prospective birth cohort studies

Daniel Agardh (Sweden)

10:00-10:10

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Free paper: Re-exploring the iceberg of celiac disease in children: preliminary results of a multicenter Italian screening project based on a rapid HLA-DQ typing test

Anil Verma (Italy)

10:10-10:20

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Free paper: Prevalence, incidence and autoimmune comorbidities of celiac disease; A nationwide, population-based study in Denmark from 1977 to 2014

Louise Grode (Denmark)

10:20-10:30

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Free paper: Dietary intake of fat-soluble vitamins and the risk of celiac disease autoimmunity and celiac disease in the TEDDY study

Jimin Yang (United States)

10:30-11:00

Coffee Break

11:00-12:30

 

Refractory Celiac Disease

 

Chairpersons:

Chistophe Cellier (France), Chris JJ Mulder (The Netherlands), Prasenjit Das (India)

11:00-11:30

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Pathogenesis of Refractory Celiac Disease

Nadine Cerf-Bensussan (France)

11:30-12:00

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Diagnosis and treatment of Refractory Celiac Disease

Joseph Murray (USA)

12:00-12:10

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Free paper: Villous atrophy in RCDII is caused by granzyme-B mediated apoptosis of enterocytes by aberrant IEL via CD103-E-cadherin interaction

Saskia Cillessen (The Netherlands)

12:10-12:20

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Free paper ; NKp46 is a useful diagnostic biomarker in gastrointestinal T-cell lymphoproliferative diseases: A CELIAC network study

Cheminant Morgane (France)

12:20-12:30

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Free paper: Histological response to budesonide in patients with refractory celiac disease type 1 and 2

Sherine Khater (France)

12:30-13:45

Lunch and Poster session

13:45-14:30

 

Keynote Lecture: Strategies for inducing tolerance in immunological diseases

 

Chairpersons:

Vineet Ahuja (India), Sutep Gonlachanvit (Thailand), Amit Awasthi (India)

 

Speaker:

Abul Abbas (USA)

14:30-16:00

 

Pathogenesis of celiac disease: Session 2

 

Chairpersons:

Frits Koning (The Netherlands), Nadine Cerf Bensussan (France), Atul Sachdeva (India)

14:30-14:55

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Immune cell subsets in inflammatory intestinal disorders

Frits Koning (The Netherlands)

14:55-15:20

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Structure/function of HLA in celiac disease

Jamie Rossjohn (Australia)

15:20-15:40

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Gluten in celiac disease and non-celiac gluten sensitivity

Knut Lundin (Norway)

15:40-15:50

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Free paper: Reovirus infections promote inflammatory responses to dietary antigens and contribute to development of celiac disease

Valentina Discepolo (United States)

15:50-16:00

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Free paper: T cell receptor recognition of an immunodominant gluten epitope of coeliac disease in the context of HLA-DQ2.2

Hugh Reid (Australia)

16:00-16:30

Coffee Break

16:30-18:00

 

New development in the treatment of celiac disease

 

Chairpersons:

Chaitan Khosla (USA), Markku Maki (Finland)

16:30-16:55

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Targeting transglutaminase in celiac disease

Chaitan Khosla (USA)

16:55-17:20

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Immunotherapy of celiac disease

Bob Anderson (USA)

17:20-17:40

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Overview of new treatment approaches

Fransisco Leon (USA)

17:40-17:50

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Free paper: Synergistic effects of IL-15 and IL-21 in celiac disease pathogenesis: Experimental activity of a novel, dual IL-15 / IL-21 Inhibitor

Paul Frohna (United states)

17:50-18:00

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Free paper: Simvastatin as a biomarker for intestinal villous health for recovering celiac disease patients

Jennifer Sealey Voyksner (United states)

18:00-18:15

 

Valedictory Function and Prize distribution