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Abstracts will be published in
Journal of Biotechnology

Confirmed Speakers

Karina Spunde

Karina Spunde is a researcher in department of Protein Engineering of Latvian Biomedical Research and Study Centre since 2008. The main subject of her investigations is the study of Hepatitis B virus core protein in mammalian cells. In 2005 she got degree of Doctor of biology with thesis “Antisense and Virus Trans-activator Decoy Approaches of Inhibiting Replication of Human T-cell Lymphotropic Virus Type 1 (HTLV-1)”. The study was conducted in August Kirchenstein Institute of Microbiology and Virology, where she was employed since 1994. The research was devoted to gene therapy of viral infections, particularly specific inhibition of HTLV-BLV group retrovirus replication by antisense RNA.

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