ORAL ABSTRACTS

Thursday, February 23, 2017

 

OPENING SESSION

 

EVOLUTION OF THE ZIKA OUTBREAK
Annelies Wilder-Smith

SESSION 1 - ZIKA EPIDEMIOLOGY

 

SEARCHING FOR YELLOW FEVER - THE ROCKEFELLER FOUNDATION, HADDOW TOWERS, MONKEYS, AND THE DISCOVERY OF THE ZIKA VIRUS
David Alan Schwartz

SPREAD OF ZIKA VIRUS IN THE ASIA PACIFIC REGION
Didier Musso

Presentation has not been made available by authors' request

ZIKA VIRUS EPIDEMIC IN BRAZIL: STATE OF THE ART
Pedro Fernando Vasconcelos

MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTIC AND EVOLUTIONARY HISTORY OF ZIKA VIRUS IN BRAZIL, IN THE LATIN AMERICAN OUTBREAK THROUGH GENOMICS METHODS
Jaqueline Goes de Jesus

THE RELEVANCE OF ZIKA EPIDEMIOLOGICAL MODELLING STUDIES IN INFORMING PUBLIC HEALTH POLICIES DURING THE FIRST WAVE OF THE EPIDEMIC
Bertrand Sudre

PHYLOGENETICS IN MOLECULAR EPIDEMIOLOGY OF ZIKA VIRUS
Rama Adiga

CONGENITAL ZIKA SYNDROME: TIME TO CENTRALIZE DATA IN AN INTERNATIONAL REGISTRY 
Alice Panchaud

SPECIFIC ZIKA VIRUS GENE STRUCTURES, REPLIKINS, GIVE AUTOMATED QUANTITATIVE ADVANCE WARNING OF OUTBREAKS AND THEIR CESSATION

Samuel Bogoch

ZIKA IN THE CONTEXT OF EMERGING INFECTIONS

Stephen S. Morse

Presentation has not been made available by authors' request

LUNCH SYMPOSIUM - ZIKA VIRUS DIAGNOSTICS: PITFALLS AND SOLUTIONS

Jens Miguel Warnecke, Susan J. Wong

SESSION 2 - DIAGNOSTIC METHODS IN BLOOD, SEMEN AND OTHER FLUIDS​

 

ZIKA VIRUS DIAGNOSTICS: CURRENT TESTING APPROACHES AND CHALLENGES
Robert S. Lanciotti 

ZIKA VIRUS IN SEMEN: LOCALIZATION, SHEDDING, SEMEN CHARACTERISTICS - RESULTS OF A PROSPECTIVE STUDY 
Guillaume Joguet 

Presentation has not been made available by authors' request

VIRAL RNA SHEDDING DURING ASYMPTOMATIC AND SYMPTOMATIC ZIKV MONO-INFECTION AND ZIKV/CHIKV CO-INFECTION IN BRAZILIAN CASES: IMPLICATIONS IN CLINICAL OUTCOMES.
Marta G. Cavalcanti 

PERSISTENCE AND HIGHER ZIKA VIRUS LOAD IN CUTANEOUS CAPILLARIES THAN IN VENOUS BLOOD
Séverine Matheus

ZIKA VIRUS AND BLOOD TRANSFUSION
Didier Musso

SAMPLE PRETREATMENT FOR DRASTIC ENHANCEMENT OF THE ZIKV DETECTION SENSITIVITY: CLINICAL SAMPLES PRETREATMENT WITH ApoH-COATED MAGNETIC BEADS PRIOR TO RT-PCR TO AVOID ZIKV FALSE- NEGATIVE DIAGNOSES OR TO TEST THE ZIKV INFECTIVITY

Francisco Veas

ANTI-ZIKA VIRUS IGA MAY INDICATE AN ACUTE INFECTION IN ANTI-ZIKA VIRUS IGM-NEGATIVE PATIENTS
Jens Miguel Warnecke

IMPLEMENTING ZIKA VIRUS (ZIKV) LABORATORY DIAGNOSTICS IN BRAZIL: PAST CHALLENGES, CURRENT DIFFICULTIES AND THE PROMISING FUTURE

André Luiz Abreu

AN AUTOMATED METHOD FOR THE IDENTIFICATION OF DENGUE, ZIKA, YELLOW FEVER AND CHIKUNGUNYA VIRUS SPECIES AND GENOTYPES 
Luiz Carlos Junior Alcantara 

THE CHALLENGE OF ZIKA VIRUS DIAGNOSIS AFTER ACUTE INFECTION - ANTI-ZIKA VIRUS NS1 ANTIBODY ELISAS EXHIBIT POOR ACCURACY IN BRAZILIAN PATIENTS
Raquel Medialdea-Carrera

A NOVEL BIOSILICA-BASED DETECTION SYSTEM FOR (RE)-EMERGING ARBOVIRAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES
Mathieu Hubert

Presentation has not been made available by authors' request

THE USE OF NON-INVASIVE CLINICAL SPECIMENS AS A TOOL FOR EPIDEMIOLOGICAL SURVEILLANCE OF ZIKA VIRUS
Patricia C. Sequeira

DIFFERENTIATION OF FLAVIVIRUS INFECTIONS USING A MULTI ANTIGEN ELISA BASED ON RECOMBINANT ENVELOPE PROTEINS WITH MUTATIONS IN THE CONSERVED FUSION LOOP DOMAIN
Alexandra Rockstroh

Presentation has not been made available by authors' request

Friday, February 24, 2017

SESSION 3 - VIROLOGY

 

"WHY IS OUR BABY'S HEAD SMALL?” THE PATHOGENESIS OF MICROCEPHALY RESULTING FROM ZIKA VIRUS AND OTHER CONGENITAL INFECTIONS
Lawrence Dean Frenkel

ZIKA VIRUS AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS: UNRAVELLING VIRUS-HOST IMMUNE RESPONSE INTERACTIONS. 
Claire Donald

Presentation has not been made available by authors' request

MURINE Ifnar1 KNOCKOUT AND WILDTYPE CENTRAL AND PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM CO-CULTURES REVEAL EARLY CELL TARGETS OF BRAZILIAN ISOLATE ZIKV INFECTION 
Stephanie Cumberworth

T-CELL PHENOTYPE AND FUNCTION DURING HUMAN ACUTE ZIKV INFECTION 
Chiara Agrati

ZIKA VIRUS NS2B-NS3 PROTEASE: CRYSTAL STRUCTURE, SUBSTRATE SPECIFICITY, INHIBITORS
Rolf Hilgenfeld

CELLULAR TARGETS AND RECEPTOR OF SEXUAL TRANSMISSION OF ZIKA VIRUS
Omar Bagasra

ZIKA VIRUS INFECTS CYTOTROPHOBLASTS AND HOFBAUER CELLS IN CHORIONIC VILLI FROM FIRST-TRIMESTER HUMAN PLACENTAS AND DOWNREGULATES CELLULAR MARKERS
Lenore Pereira

STRUCTURE OF ZIKA VIRUS NS1: ASSOCIATION WITH VIRUS INFECTION AND IMMUNE SYSTEM
Shi Yi

SESSION 4 - CLINICAL SPECTRUM

 

ZIKA VIRUS CO-INFECTION AMONG HIV-INFECTED PREGNANT WOMEN IN A BRAZILIAN COHORT
Esaú C. João

AEDES AEGYPTI MAY SIMULTANEOUSLY TRANSMIT CHIKUNGUNYA, DENGUE, AND ZIKA VIRUSES
Claudia Rückert

NEUROLOGICAL COMPLICATIONS ASSOCIATED WITH ARBOVIRUSES DURING THE ZIKA OUTBREAK IN SALVADOR, BAHIA-BRAZIL
Isadora Cristina de Siqueira

Presentation has not been made available by authors' request

CLINICAL DESCRIPTIVE AND PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF ZIKA VIRUS DISEASE 
Franck de Laval

PROFILE OF WOMEN INFECTED BY ZIKV IN BRAZIL 
Laura Nogueira da Cruz 

DO MICROBIOMES INTERACT WITH THE ZIKA VIRUS?
Silvio D. Pitlik

PROSPECTIVE EVALUATION OF HEARING FUNCTION AFTER PRESUMABLY CONGENITAL ZIKA VIRUS INFECTION
Viviane Sampaio Boaventura

Presentation has not been made available by authors' request

ZIKA VIRUS IN THE FEMALE GENITAL TRACT: WHAT WE KNOW
Nadia Prisant 

Presentation has not been made available by authors' request

LUNCH SYMPOSIUM - A SHORT JOURNEY THROUGH THE MASSIVE OPEN ONLINE COURSE (MOOC) ENTITLED: “IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF ZIKA… APPROACHING THE UNKNOWN”
Aline Philibert , Antoine Flahault

Presentation coming soon

SESSION 5A - IN THE PIPELINE

 

ZIKA: THE MOSQUITO COMPONENT
Jeffrey R. Powell

Presentation coming soon

WOLBACHIA AS A NOVEL APPROACH FOR THE CONTROL OF ARBOVIRUSES TRANSMITTED BY AEDES AEGYPTI
Matthew T. Aliota

MOSQUITO SYMBIONTS AS TOOL FOR CONTRASTING ZIKA INFECTION
Guido Favia

REPELLENTS AND LARVICIDES AGAINST AEDES MOSQUITOES BASED ON NATURAL PRODUCTS AND THEIR ANALOGS 
Kumudini M. Meepagala

Presentation has not been made available by authors' request

DEVELOPMENT OF A BI-VALENT LYOPHILIZED VESICULOVAX™ VECTORED VACCINE FOR THE PROPHYLAXIS OF CHIKUNGUNYA (CHIKV) AND ZIKA (ZIKV) VIRUS INFECTION
Stefan Hamm

NOVEL CONSENSUS DNA VACCINE INDUCES PROTECTIVE IMMUNITY AGAINST ZIKA VIRUS
Scott White

MOLECULAR DETERMINANTS OF HUMAN NEUTRALIZING ANTIBODIES ISOLATED FROM A ZIKA PATIENT
Qihui Wang

25-HYDROXYCHOLESTEROL PROTECTS HOST AGAINST ZIKV INFECTION AND ITS ASSOCIATED MICROCEPHALY 
Genhong Cheng

THE MOLECULAR TWEEZER CLR01 INHIBITS ZIKA VIRUS INFECTION
Janis A. Müller

Presentation has not been made available by authors' request

SESSION 5B - ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: REPURPOSING DRUGS

ACCELERATED DISCOVERY AND DEVELOPMENT OF RE-PURPOSED LICENSED DRUGS FOR ZIKA VIRUS OUTBREAK ANTIVIRAL PROPHYLAXIS AND THERAPY 
Robert Wallace Malone

Presentation has not been made available by authors' request

CHLOROQUINE ANALOGS, SYNTHESIZED BY THERMAL AND ULTRASONIC MEANS, ARE ENDOWED WITH ANTI-ZIKA VIRUS ACTIVITY
Giselle Barbosa de Lima

GALIDESIVIR, A BROAD-SPECTRUM ADENOSINE ANALOG DIRECT-ACTING ANTIVIRAL DRUG, ABROGATES VIREMIA IN RHESUS MACAQUES CHALLENGED WITH ZIKA VIRUS
James Whitney

Presentation has not been made available by authors' request
Presentation has not been made available by authors' request

Saturday, February 25, 2017

SESSION 6 - PREGNANCY AND THE FETUS

PROSPECTIVE CASE-CONTROL STUDY OF THE ASSOCIATION BETWEEN ZIKA VIRUS AND MICROCEPHALY IN BRAZIL 
Celina Turchi Martelli

MICROCEPHALY IN BRAZIL: PREVALENCE AND CHARACTERIZATION OF CASES FROM THE INFORMATION SYSTEM ON LIVE BIRTHS (SINASC), 2000-2015
Fatima Marinho

PLACENTAL PATHOLOGY FINDINGS IN FETUSES AND NEONATES WITH CONGENITAL ZIKA VIRUS INFECTION AND MICROCEPHALY
David Alan Schwartz

HEAD GROWTH PATTERNS AMONG STRUCTURALLY NORMAL FETUSES WITH SYMPTOMATIC ZIKA VIRAL INFECTION DURING PREGNANCY IN PUERTO RICO
Carmen D. Zorrilla

ZIKA VIRUS INFECTION AMONG PREGNANT WOMEN IN CENTRAL BRAZIL - PRELIMINARY REPORT
Angela Ferreira Lopes de Teive Argolo

PREGNANT WOMEN ZIKV INFECTION DIAGNOSIS IN MARTINIQUE
Alice Monthieux

THE PREVALENCE OF MICROCEPHALY AS PART OF CONGENITAL ZIKA SYNDROME WORLDWIDE
Enny P. Cruz

ZIKA VIRUS INFECTION OF HUMAN ENDOMETRIAL STROMAL CELLS: PROGESTERONE UPREGULATION OF VIRUS REPLICATION AND AXL CELL SURFACE EXPRESSION 
Elisa Vicenzi

SESSION 7 - TRAVELERS AS ZIKA SENTINEL

ZIKA IN TRAVELERS: THE GEOSENTINEL EXPERIENCE
David H. Hamer

ZIKA TESTING IN PREGNANT AND PREGNANCY PLANNING WOMEN: THE ROLE OF PARTNERS’ TESTING
Giuseppe Ippolito

“NEAR REAL-TIME” GENOMIC SEQUENCING OF ZIKA VIRUS POSITIVE MOSQUITOES AND CLINICAL CASES
Gustavo Palacios

Presentation has not been made available by authors' request

HOW TRAVELERS CAN CONTRIBUTE TO THE UNDERSTANDING OF ZIKA INFECTION 
Eli Schwartz

RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TRAVELERS TO ZIKA ENDEMIC COUNTRIES
Lin H. Chen

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