17 november 2016


Therapy Session I

Room 0.4


Developments in treatment of Basal Cell carcinoma
Nicole Kelleners
Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, the Netherlands



Merkel cell carcinoma: How do we improve on current immune therapy approaches? 
Paul Nghiem
Dept. of Medicine/Medical Oncology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA


Free Communication / Abstracts

Room 0.4
09.20-09.35 R. Kotlowski
Newly developed primers for detection of all HPV viruses using Semi-Nested PCR method
09.35-09.50 V. Breznik 
Prevalence of low-risk alpha human papillomavirus types in 189 histologically confirmed cutaneous warts in Slovenia
09.50-10.05 B. Marx
HPV8-E6 expression modulates nuclear phospholipid metabolism



Exhibition area - Lobby


Cutaneous HPV

Room 0.4


Infection with betapapilloma-viruses and the development of cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas in organ transplant recipients
Jan Nico Bouwes Bavinck
Dept. of Dermatology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, the Netherlans

10.55-11.20 Understanding the beta HPV and host interaction that contributes to skin cancer in the immunosuppressed setting
Marisa Gariglio
Dept. of Translational Medicine, Novara Medical School, Novara, Italy

Free Communication / Abstracts

Room 0.4


I. Cigno
Human papillomavirus impairs both type I and III interferon induction by DNA ligands in keratinocytes
11.35-11.50 S.J. de Jong
EV3 deficiency as a new genetic etiology of epidermodysplasia verruciformis
11.50-12.05 S. Bensumaidea
A Correlation of Immunohistochemical and Molecular Detection of Human Papilloma Virus subtypes 16 and 18



Exhibition area - Lobby

Plenary discussion: A role for HPV in Skin carcinogenesis? 

Room 0.4

Pro: Herbert Pfister
Institute of Virology, National Reference Center for Papilloma- and Polyomaviruses, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany


Contra: Günter Hofbauer
Dept. of Dermatology, University Hospital Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

14.30-15.00 Break

Exhibition area - Lobby

Epidemiology carcinogenesis I

Room 0.4

Cutaneous human polyomaviruses besides Merkel
Mariet Feltkamp
Dept. of Medical Microbiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, the Netherlands

  Free Communication / Abstracts Room 0.4
15.25-15.40 G. Steger
Induction of Tyrosine Phosphorylation of UV-activated EGFR by the Beta-Human Papillomavirus Type 8 E6 Leads to Papillomatosis
15.40-15.55 E. Imahorn
The typical phenotype of epidermodysplasia verruciformis in patients with EV3 deficiency
15.55-16.10 A. Marthaler
Identification of C/EBPa, a novel target of the HPV8 E6 protein, as a key regulator of miR-203

E. Chteinberg
No REST in Merkel cell carcinoma

19.30-22.30 Dinner at Harry´s