Eosinophils in Health and Disease
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The Society

The International Eosinophil Society, Inc. (IES) is an organization of scientists and clinicians interested in the eosinophil, a blood cell strongly associated with many diseases. The society sponsors biennial meetings to review new information about the eosinophil and its roles in health and disease. Read More

Member Profile

Hans-Uwe Simon, MD, PhD
Institute of Pharmacology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland

We are interested in pathogenic mechanisms involved in eosinophilic diseases. Projects range between basic science questions and investigator-driven drug studies. Currently, besides molecular mechanisms of eosinophilia, we are particularly interested in the role of autophagy for eosinophil functions as well as in mechanisms of eosinophil-mediated tissue damage.

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News and Events

2015 Biennial Symposium
Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

14-18 July 2015
Holiday Inn Mart Plaza
Chicago, IL
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Redwan Moqbel Tribute
Thursday, October 10th, 2013

With grieved hearts we announce the passing of our dearly loved Redwan (Ridvan) Moqbel on 9 October in Winnipeg after a protracted battle with cancer.
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Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

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