Conferences

2022

International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) Annual Meeting 15-19 June 2022, San Francisco, CA, United States

  • Platform presentation: Dr Cleide dos Santos Souza “Decoding neuronal vulnerability and resilience in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis” *Abstract Merit Award*

17th Annual Medical School Research Meeting 13-14 June 2022, Sheffield, United Kingdom

  • Platform presentation: Allan Shaw “Reprogrammed astrocytes from a C9-ALS family with variable penetrance display differential C9orf72 pathology and motor neuron toxicity in co-culture”
  • Poster: Katie Roome “An anti-inflammatory approach for the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis” *NC3R’s Poster Prize*

Gordon Research Conference – Barriers of the CNS: Translating Basic Knowledge About Brain Barriers into Treatments for Neurological Disorders 12-17 June 2022, New London, NH, United States

  • Poster: Ana Aragon Gonzalez “Blood-brain barrier human in vitro model as a reliable tool for therapeutic applications”

European Network to Cure ALS (ENCALS) 1-3 June 2022, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

  • Platform presentation: Jannigje Kok “Astrocyte-induced DNA damage as a mechanism of motor neuron death in ALS”
  • Poster + rapid fire poster presentation: Andre Varcianna “Dysregulation of extracellular vesicle formation and release in astrocytes from ALS patients”
  • Poster: Allan Shaw “Reprogrammed astrocytes from a C9-ALS family with variable penetrance display differential C9orf72 pathology and motor neuron toxicity in co-culture” *Poster Award*

Scholars International Neuroscience and Brain Disorders Forum  (NeuroForum 2022) 23-24 May, 2022, online event

  • Invited talk: Dr Monika Myszczynska “Uncovering new targets and therapies for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) using artificial intelligence (AI) approaches”
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