This masterclass will discuss the most up-to-date knowledge on the epidemiology, clinical presentation, and immune responses to Polyomavirus infection in kidney transplant recipients. Recent data on the potential therapies for Polyomaviruses in kidney transplantation will also be presented.
Welcome and introduction by the Chairs
Presentation: BK polyomavirus: clinical aspects and immune regulation, Hans Hirsch, Switzerland
Live Q&A with Hans Hirsch, Switzerland
Presentation: BK polyomavirus: emerging therapies, Brian Nankivell, Australia
Live Q&A with Brian Nankivell, Australia
Interactive panel discussion with audience participation led by the Chairs
Masterclass closing remarks