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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".

14 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

21 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

9 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

20 december 2017

Brain structural plasticity: bad news and good news

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

8 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

5 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.

1 november 2017

Control of Cell Shape, Neurite Outgrowth, and Migration by a Nogo-A/HSPG Interaction

Developmental Cell , September 2017
Anissa Kempf, Enrica Boda, Jessica C.F. Kwok, Rafael Fritz, Valentina Grande, Andrea M. Kaelin, Zorica Ristic, Andre Schmandke, Antonio Schmandke, Bjoern Tews, James W. Fawcett, Olivier Pertz, Annalisa Buffo and Martin E. Schwab

9 october 2017

Events & Meetings

26 february 2020

GLIAL CELLS-NEURON CROSSTALK IN CNS HEALTH AND DISEASE

University of Turin, Italy   
The Workshop is aimed at PhD students and young Postdocs with the goal to promote a thorough understanding of the functions of glial cells in health and disease. The program includes lectures on the newest conceptual advancements and methodological approaches in the study of glial cells in synaptic functions, development and CNS diseases.

Deadline for registration: December 23, 2019.