11:00-13:00Remaining Challenges and Open Questions for Molecular Studies and Basic Research on HCV in Post-DAAs EraModerator:Farzin Roohvand

Pascal Pineau
Jean Dubuisson
Mario Mondelli
Thomas I. Michalak
Katayoun Samimi-Rad 
11:00-11:15Updates on HCV VaccinesFarzin Roohvand (Iran)
11:15-11:35HCV Viral Particle and Life CycleJean Dubuisson (France)
11:35-11:55Innate Immunity to HCV: the Role of NK Cells Mario Mondelli (Italy)
11:55-12:15Immune Cell Reservoirs of Persisting HCV and Related Pathogenic ConsequencesThomas I. Michalak (Canada)
12:15-12:35Epigenomic changes and Non-coding Genome Segments involved in HCV-associated HCCPascal Pineau (France)
12:35-12:50O92 Repression of Hepatitis C Virus Replication by an Engineered PUF ProteinSeyed Jalal Kiani (Iran)