The 9th Autoimmunity Day was held on June 1, 2007.

June 1, 2007
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Bloomberg School of Public Health
Becton Dickinson Lecture Hall

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Morning Session Chair: Lynne Burek
8:30 am Breakfast
9:00 am Matthias von Herrath: "Viral Infections and Type 1 Diabetes, the Good and the Bad"
10:00 am Mark Soloski: "Metalloproteinases in Autoimmune Giant Cell Arteritis"
10:30 am Break
11:00 am Lynne Burek: "Iodine, an Environmental Trigger of Autoimmune Thyroiditis"
11:30 am Wendy Davidson: "Molecular Mechanisms of B cell Hyperactivity in Two Murine models of SLE"
12:00 pm Lunch
Afternoon Session Chair: Patrizio Caturegli
1:30 pm John Harley: "The Preposterous Idea that the Epstein Barr Virus Causes Lupus"
2:30 pm Lieping Chen: "The Role of the B7-CD28 Family Molecules in the Regulation of Autoimmunity"
3:00 pm Stuart Levine: "Novel conformation of Histidyl-tRNAsynthetase in the lung: Implications for its Targeting in Myositis-associated Interstitial Lung Disease"
3:30 pm Barbara Detrick: "Virus Triggered Retinal Degeneration and Autoimmunity"