Advanced Training

Introductory Course on Glial Biology

Date: July 14th 2015
Venue: Auditorium Mitxelena, Bizkaia Aretoa, Abandoibarra 3 Bilbao

Further information | Registration

Programme

9:00 WELCOME
Helmut Kettenmann and Carlos Matute
09:00
09:45
ASTROCYTES
Frank Kirchhoff
University of Saarland, Germany
09:45
10:30
OLIGODENDROCYTES
Charles ffrench-Constant
University of Edinburgh, UK
10:30
11:15
MICROGLIA
Richard M. Ransohoff
Cleveland Clinic, USA
11:15
11:45
Coffee break
11:45
12:30
SCHWANN CELLS
Ashwin Woodhoo
CIC Biogune, Derio, Spain
12:30
13:15
GLIOGENESIS
Juan Manuel Encinas
Achucarro Basque Center for Neuroscience, Leioa, Spain
13.15
14.15
Lunch break
14:15
15:00
ADVANCES AND CHALLENGES IN STUDYING THE ROLE OF ASTROCYTES IN NEUROTRANSMISION
Alfonso Araque
University of Minnesota, USA
15:00
15:45
MODELS TO STUDY MYELINATION-REMYELINATION
Brahim Nait-Oumesmar
INSERM, Paris, France
15:45
16:15
Coffee break
16:15
17:00
GLIA IN ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE
Elena Alberdi
Achucarro Basque Center for Neuroscience, Leioa, Spain
17:00
17:45
ADVANCES IN UNDERSTANDING THE ROLE OF MICROGLIA IN CNS DISEASES
Marco Prinz
University of Fribourg, Germany

With the support of

EUSKAMPUS - Campus of International Excellence of the UPV/EHU, DIPC and Tecnalia IBRO - International Brain Research Organization