Important Dates
Abstract Submission

APSID Symposia

Symposium 1
6 October, 1045 - 1215

Cellular and Gene Therapy   

Prof. Donald B. KOHN

Gene therapy for adenosine deaminase (ADA) deficient severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID)

Prof. Reinhard SEGER

European lentiviral gene therapy protocol for chronic granulomatous disease

Prof. Godfrey Chi-fung CHAN

Mesenchymal stem cell therapy

Symposium 2
6 October, 1400 - 1605

Mechanism of Diseases

Prof. Cheng-lung KU

The role of Toll-like receptor 3 in viral encephalitis

Prof. Wen-wei TU

Immunotherapy for EBV-associated disorders

Dr Pamela Lee  

Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome protein regulates autophagy and inflammasome activity in innate immune cells

Symposium 3
6 October, 1630 - 1800

Inborn and Acquired Susceptibility to Mycobacterial and Fungal Infections

Prof. Cheng-lung KU

Anti-interferon-g autoantibody: a new form of adult onset immunodeficiency to mycobacterial infection in Southeast Asia

Prof. Surjit SINGH

Cryptococcal infections in children can be associated with a myriad of primary immunodeficiency diseases – our experience at Chandigarh

Dr. Pamela LEE

Endemic mycoses: when to suspect primary immunodeficiency?    



Symposium 4
7 October, 1045 - 1215

Inflammatory Manifestations in Primary Immunodeficiencies

Prof. Yu-lung LAU

Understanding Mechanisms underlying Monogenic Autoinflammatory Diseases may lead to Targeted Treatment

Dr. Wen-i LEE

Identifying primary immunodeficiency diseases in children suffering from refractory diarrhea

Dr. Melanie WONG

Primary immunodeficiencies presenting with inflammatory bowel disease

Symposium 5
7 October, 1445 - 1605


Dr. Hua-wei MAO

Survey and reality of intravenous immunoglobulin replacement in China

Dr. Theresa COLE

Subcutaneous immunoglobulin

Dr. David Christopher LUNG

Use of anti-fungals in primary immunodeficiencies

Symposium 6
7 October, 1630 - 1800

Haematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (HSCT) for Primary Immunodeficiencies

Prof. Tomohiro MORIO

HSCT for primary immunodeficiency diseases: Current situation and future direction

Prof. Reinhard SEGER

Reduced intensity HSCT for chronic granulomatous disease

Dr. Theresa COLE

HSCT for haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis



Symposium 7
8 October, 0900 - 1020


Prof. Tomohiro MORIO

Investigational gene analysis for primary immunodeficiency diseases

Prof. Surjit SINGH

Molecular characterization of severe combined immunodeficiency in North India

Dr. Wanling YANG

The challenges in analyzing next generation sequencing (NGS) data for molecular diagnosis of primary immunodeficiency diseases

Symposium 8
8 October, 1045 - 1215

Immune Dysregulation   

Prof. Hans D. OCHS

Hyper-IgE syndrome

Dr. Melanie WONG

Complement deficiency and susceptibility to autoimmune disease

Prof. Reinhard SEGER

Conventional treatment of infection/inflammation in chronic granulomatous disease