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Perineuronal Nets: A Mechanism to Control Brain Plasticity

The Scientist , 1 April 2018 - Daniela Carulli

3 april 2018

Turin, 15-18 March, Advances in Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Therapies an AAT-AD/PD Focus Meeeting

The Conference, dedicated to Rita Levi-Montalcini, will present all the latest breakthroughs in treatment, translational R&D, early diagnosis, drug development and clinical trials in Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and other related neurological disorders. Our researcher prof. Elena Tamagno will give a lecture on "Mechanism of Tau protein aggregation".

15 march 2018

Increasing Agrin Function Antagonizes Muscle Atrophy and Motor Impairment in Spinal Muscular Atrophy.

Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience , 20 January 2018
M Boido, E De Amicis, V Valsecchi, M Trevisan, U Ala, M A Ruegg, S Hettwer, A Vercelli
Free PMC article

22 february 2018

Non-newly generated, "immature" neurons in the sheep brain are not restricted to cerebral cortex.

Journal of Neuroscience , 7 December 2017
M Piumatti, O Palazzo, C La Rosa, P Crociara, R Parolisi, F Luzzati, F Lévy, L Bonfanti

10 january 2018

Inhibition of autophagy delays motoneuron degeneration and extends lifespan in a mouse model of spinal muscular atrophy

Cell Death & Disease , 20 December 2017
A Piras, L Schiaffino, M Boido, V Valsecchi, M Guglielmotto, E De Amicis, J Puyal, A Garcera, E Tamagno, RM Soler & A Vercelli
open article

21 december 2017

Brain structural plasticity: bad news and good news

Luca Bonfanti host of the CIBIO - Centre for Integrative Biology, University of Trento

9 november 2017

Functional integration of complex miRNA networks in central and peripheral lesion and axonal regeneration

Progress in Neurobiology , November 2017
Ghibaudi M, Boido M, Vercelli A
Free download until December

6 november 2017

2° jENS - Congress of join European Neonatal Societies

Venice, 31st October - 4th November. Ferdinando Di Cunto invited speaker wil rewiev about ZIKA congenital encephalopathies.

2 november 2017

Events & Meetings

16 february 2019

Torino - 10th International Meeting STEROIDS and NERVOUS SYSTEM

Since 2001, this meeting represented an important event for basic and clinical researchers working on this emerging scientific topic. We will address state-of-the-art approaches in the field of steroids and nervous system, including behavior, epigenetics, genomic and non-genomic actions, the vitamin D, neurodegenerative and psychiatric disorders, and the interference among endocrine disruptors and steroid signaling.