Meeting Reports 2005

FMF and Beyond
The Fourth International Congress on Systemic Autoinflammatory Diseases
(FMF 2005 - Abstracts)

November 6-10, 2005

Complete List of Abstracts Submitted

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Andrea Waite Department of Cell & Developmental Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109
James Mueller Department of Pediatrics, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA, 92093
Carol Wise Seay Center for Musculoskeletal Research, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX
Ruth Gershoni 1 Institute of Human Genetics, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
Jack Cush Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, Dallas, TX 75235
Andrea D'Osualdo Laboratorio di Genetica Molecolare, Istituto G. Gaslini, Genova, Italy
Andrea D'Osualdo Dipartimento di Pediatria, IRCCS Burlo Garofolo e Università di Trieste, Trieste, Italy
Andrea D'Osualdo Laboratorio di Genetica Molecolare, Istituto G. Gaslini, Genova, Italy
Susanna Stjernberg-Salmela Department of Dermatology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, FIN-00029 HUCH, Finland
Mehmet Tunca Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine Department of Internal Medicine, Izmir Turkey
Olga (Lesya) Koukoui Department of Nephrology and Hypertension, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, 52621,Israel
Belinda Nedjai Departement of diabetes and metabolic medicine, Institute of cell and molecular sciences. 4 newark street. Whitechapel. E1 2AT London
Eren Erken Department of Rheumatology-Immunology, Cukurova University Faculty of Medicine, Balcali, Adana, 01330, Turkey
Danielle Wendling Department of Pediatric Surgery, Children's Hospital, University of Munich, Germany
Ahmet Gul Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internel Medicine, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul 34390, Turkey
severine guillaume Pediatric rheumatology unit, Necker Hospital, Paris, France
Anna Simon Department of Medicine, Chase Farm Hospital, Enfield, Middx, United Kingdom
Anna Simon Department of General Internal Medicine, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
Artem Ayvazyan Yerevan State Medical University
Mike Moradian Center of Medical Genetics, NAS of Armenia, 5/1 Zakiyan Street, 375010, Yerevan, Armenia
Hirsh Komarow Genetics and Genomics Branch, NIAMS, NIH, Bethesda, MD
Philip Hashkes Dept. of Rheumatic Diseases, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195
Nune Mkrtchyan National Pediatric Center for FMF of Arabkir Joint Medical Center – Institute of Child and Adolescent Health of Armenia,
Petros Ghazaryan Center of Haematology, Armenia, Yerevan
Polly Ferguson Department of Pediatrics, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Kieron Leslie Department of Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Afig Berdeli Ege University Medical Faculty Department of Pediatrics,Pediatric Nephrology,Izmir/Turkey,35100
Afig Berdeli Ege University Medical Faculty Department of Pediatrics,Molecular Medicine Laboratory,Izmir/Turkey,35100
Afig Berdeli Ege University Medical Faculty Department of Pediatrics,Molecular Medicine Laboratory,Izmir/Turkey,35100
Afig Berdeli Ege University Medical Faculty Department of Pediatrics,Molecular Medicine Laboratory,Izmir/Turkey,35100
Jean da Silva Correia The Scripps Research Institute, Department of Immunology, La Jolla, CA, 92037, USA
Kate Cooper Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Jeroen van der Hilst Department of General Internal medicine, Univerity Medical Center Nijmegen st Radboud, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
Jeroen van der Hilst Department of general internal medicine, Univerity Medical Center Nijmegen st Radboud, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
Alexander Ayvazyan Yerevan State Medical University
Alexander Ayvazyan Yerevan State Medical University
Alexander Ayvazyan Yerevan State Medical University
Alexander Ayvazyan Yerevan State Medical University
Alexander Ayvazyan Yerevan State Medical University
Alexander Ayvazyan Yerevan State Medical University
Alexander Ayvazyan Yerevan State Medical University
Alexander Ayvazyan Yerevan State Medical University
Alexander Ayvazyan Yerevan State Medical University
Alexander Ayvazyan Yerevan State Medical University
Alexander Ayvazyan Yerevan State Medical University
Alexander Ayvazyan Yerevan State Medical University
Alexander Ayvazyan Yerevan State Medical University
Alexander Ayvazyan Yerevan State Medical University
Alexander Ayvazyan Yerevan State Medical University
Seth Masters The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Parkville 3050, Australia
Tom Pettersson Division of Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
Banu Peynircioglu Department of Medical Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey.
Evelien Bodar Department of General Internal Medicine, Division of Medicine, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Evelien Bodar Department of General Internal Medicine, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
Evelien Bodar Department of General Internal Medicine, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
Laura Obici Biotechnology Research Laboratories, IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, Italy
Gohar Mkrtchyan "Laboratory of Macromolecular Complexes, Institute of Molecular Biology, Armenian National Academy of Sciences, Yerevan, Armenia"
Merrill Benson Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN USA 46202
Myrna Medlej-Hashim Medical Genetics Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon.
Heleen de Koning Dept. of General Internal Medicine, Radboud University Medical Centre Nijmegen, the Netherlands, 6500 HB
Huri ozdogan University of Istanbul, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology
Huri ozdogan Department of Rheumatology, Cerrahpasa Medical School, Istanbul University, Turkey
Huri ozdogan Department of Rheumatology, Cerrahpasa Medical School, Istanbul University, Turkey
Huri ozdogan University of Istanbul, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology
Huri ozdogan University of Istanbul, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology
Rezan Topaloglu Pediatric Nephrology and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara Turkiye
Christian Oberkanins ViennaLab Labordiagnostika GmbH, Vienna, Austria
Michael Rozenbaum Department of rheumatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center,Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, technion,Haifa, Israel
Stefan Berg National Amyloidosis Centre, Department of Medicine, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, NW3 2PF
Valentina Curigliano Periodic Fevers Research Centre, Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
Véronique Hentgen Departement of pediatrics, hôpital Mignot, Le Chesnay, France 78150
Silvia Stojanov Genetics and Genomics Branch, NIAMS, NIH, Bethesda, MD
Silvia Stojanov Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, University Children's Hospital, Munich, Germany
Loes Kuijk Paediatric Immunology, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Loes Kuijk University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Loes Kuijk Paediatric Immunology, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
ELENA ROSSOU Department of Genetics, Development and Molecular Biology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Diaco Marialuisa Periodic Fevers Research Centre, Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
Ancarani Francesca Periodic Fevers Research Centre, Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
Ancarani Francesca Centre of Periodic Fevers, Policlinic A. Gemelli, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
Micaela La Regina Periodic Fevers Research Centre, Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Sacred Hearth, Rome, Italy
Ivona Aksentijevich Genetics and Genomics Branch, NIAMS, NIH, Bethesda, MD
Seza Ozen Dept. of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
Elena Verrecchia Periodic Fevers Research Centre, Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Sacred Hearth, Rome, Italy
Claudia Cerquaglia Periodic Fevers Research Centre, Department of Internal Medicine, Chatolic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
Claudia Cerquaglia Periodic Fevers Research Centre, Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
Marina Papazyan Nephrology department, Arabkir Joint Medical Centre, Yerevan, Armenia 375014
Mukaddes Kalyoncu Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Nephrology and Rheumatology Unit, Ankara, TURKEY
Ricardo Russo Servicio de Inmunología, Hospital de Pediatría "Prof. Dr. Juan P. Garrahan", Buenos Aires, Argentina 1245
Fatos Yalcinkaya Ankara University School of Medicine, Ankara TURKEY
Fatos Yalcinkaya Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey 06100
Fatos Yalcinkaya Ankara University School of Medicine
Fatos Yalcinkaya Pediatric Nephrology, Ankara University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey 06100
Einat Rabinovich “Heller Institute for Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel 52621”
Gayane Amaryan Chair of Pediatrics,Yerevan State Medical University,Yerevan,Armenia, 375025
Gayane Amaryan Republican Pediatric Centre of FMF, "Arabkir" Medical Centre, Chair of Pediatrics, Yerevan State Medical University, Yerevan, Armenia, 375025
Dorota Rowczenio National Amyloidosis Centre, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
Dorota Rowczenio National Amyloidosis Centre, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
Dorota Rowczenio National Amyloidosis Centre, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
Dorota Rowczenio National Amyloidosis Centre, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
Dorota Rowczenio National Amyloidosis Centre, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
Dorota Rowczenio National Amyloidosis Centre, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
Donald Goldsmith Drexel University College of Medicine-Section of Rheumatology, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA
Saskia Mandey Laboratory Genetic Metabolic Diseases, Departments of Clinical Chemistry and Pediatrics, Emma Children's Hospital, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Marit Schneiders Laboratory Genetic Metabolic Diseases, Department of Pediatrics/ Emma Chlidren's Hospital and Clinical Chemistry, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Avi Livneh Heller Institute for Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer 52621, Israel
Avi Livneh Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel 52621
Avi Livneh Shmuel-Harofeh Geriatric Medical Center, Beer-Yaakov, Israel
Avi Livneh Heller Institute for Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer 52621, Israel
Avi Livneh Heller Institute for Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer 52621, Israel
Yael Shinar Heller Institute for Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel 52621
Yael Shinar Heller Institute for Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel 52621
Francesca Puppo Genetics and Genomics Branch, NIAMS, NIH, Bethesda, MD
Geryl Wood Inflammatory Biology Section, Genetics and Genomics Branch, NIAMS, NIH, Bethesda, MD
James Balow, Jr. Genomics Section/Microarray Unit, Genetics and Genomics Branch, NIAMS, NIH, Bethesda, MD
Tamara Sarkisian Center of Medical genetics of NAS of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia, 375010
JUAN AROSTEGUI Immunology Department. Hospital Clínic. Barcelona.
Guldal KIRKALI Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine Department of Biochemistry, Inciraltı -35340 İzmir, Turkey
Nurit Tweezer-Zaks Heller Institute for Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel 52621
Nurit Tweezer-Zaks Heller Institute of Medical Research and Department of Gastroenterology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621 Israel
Nurit Tweezer-Zaks Heller Institute for Medical Research and Dermatology , Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel 52621
Carlos Rose Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health System, Portland Oregon, USA
Susie Rebelo Inflammation and Clinical Immunology Research Group, School of Molecular Medical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK, NG7 2UH
Yackov Berkun FMF Clinic, Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
Yackov Berkun Department of Pediatrics, Safra Childrens Hospital, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel 52621
Donato Rigante Dept. of Pediatric Sciences, Università Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
Tilmann Kallinich Department of Pediatric Pulmonology and Immunology, Charité Campus Virchow-Klinikum, Universitaetsmedizin Berlin, Germany
Arturo Diaz Department of Internal Medicine/Rheumatology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Ryuta Nishikomori Kyoto University Hospital
Ryuta Nishikomori Department of Pediatrics, Kyoto University graduate school of medicine, Kyoto, Japan
İsmail Sarı Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine Department of Rheumatology, Izmir Turkey
İsmail Sarı Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine Department of Rheumatology, Izmir Turkey
Nona Colburn Genetics and Genomics Branch, NIAMS, NIH, Bethesda, MD
Elizabeth Drewe Clinical and Molecular Immunology, University Hospital Nottingham, UK
Eldad Ben-Chetrit 1Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Stanford University, California, USA,
Riva Brik Department of Pediatrics and Pediatric Rheumatology service,Meyer Children's Hospital of Haifa, Israel,31096