Progress in the development of neuroprotective strategies against Alzheimer’s disease and Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy

Konferenz

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Deadline for registration: March 21st, 2014.

9:00 Registration & Welcome Coffee
WELCOME ADDRESS

9:30 Prof Guy A. Mensah-Nyagan, Coordinator of the consortium Neuro-Rhine

9:40 Supporting words from :

M. Jean-Marie Belliard, President of INTERREG IV Upper Rhine and Representative of Region Alsace, France

Prof Alain Beretz, President of the University of Strasbourg, France

Prof Hubert Blum, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine of freiburg and Representative of the Universitätklinikum, Freiburg, Germany

TIME FOR INTERNATIONAL PHD STUDENTS OF THE NEURO-RHINE CONSORTIUM

(Chair: Prof Serge Potier, Director of the Doctoral School of Life Sciences and Health, Strasbourg, France)

10:00 Amandine GRIMM, Guillaume WENDT, Mona KAROUT, Stephanie KRAFT, Imane LEJRI

CONFERENCE SESSION 1

(Chair: Prof Hans-Dieter Hofmann, Freiburg, Germany)

10:30 Bortezomib-induced peripheral neuropathy: clinical symptoms, basic mechanisms and therapeutic perspectives

Prof Guido Cavaletti (Milano, Italy)

11:00 New neurosteroid analogs for effective neuroprotective strategies

Dr Michel Miesch (Strasbourg, France)

11:30 Coffee Break

12:00 Is BR297, a novel analog of allopregnanolone, efficient for the treatment of chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy?

Dr Omar Taleb (Strasbourg, France)

12:30 Lunch break

14:00 POSTER SESSION

CONFERENCE SESSION 2

(Chair: Manfred Schmitt, Saarbrücken, Germany)

14:30 Therapeutical potential of stem cells in neurodegenerative diseases

Dr Jan Pruszak (Freiburg, Germany)

15:00 Translocator protein ligands and novel inducers of metalloproteinases for neuroprotective strategies

Dr Frédéric Bihel (Strasbourg, France)

CONFERENCE SESSION 3

(Chair: Prof Juergen Goetz, Brisbane, Australia )

15:30 The Alzheimer’s disease mitochondrial cascade hypothesis

Prof Anne Eckert (Basel, Switzerland)

16:00 New insights into the regulation of mitochondrial damage in neuronal injury

Prof Carsten Culmsee (Marburg, Germany)

16:30 Coffee Break

PLENARY LECTURE

(Chair: Prof. AG Mensah-Nyagan, Strasbourg, France)

16:45 Alzheimer’s disease- basic mechanisms and therapeutic interventions

Prof Juergen Goetz (Brisbane, Australia)

17:45 CLOSING REMARKS

Wann?

Freitag, 28. März 2014 - 9:00 - 18:00

Wo?

Maison de la Région
1 place Adrien Zeller
67000 Strasbourg
Frankreich