SEMINAR “Tau therapeutics in stress-driven brain pathology: A link between depression & Alzheimer´s disease”

MONDAY, 23th OCTOBER, 12:00 Dr Ioannis Sotiropoulos, ICVS Institute, Medical School, University of Minho, Portugal & ICVS/3B’s – PT Government Associate Laboratory, Braga/Guimarães, Portugal HELLENIC PASTEUR INSTITUTE (AMPHITHEATER) Dr Ioannis (John) Sotiropoulos is FCT Investigador – Group Leader at the ICVS Institute of Medical School, University of Minho in Portugal. His research work focuses on understanding the orchestrating role of environmental risk factors (e.g. chronic stress) on the onset of Alzheimer´s disease (AD) with specific focus on the relationship between AD and depression, a stress-related disorder. Dr Sotiropoulos has molecular, electrophysiological and behavioral expertise on Tau protein and its involvement (more…)

Neuronatomy Invited Lectures 23-24/10/2017 and 6/11/ 2017 in Athens

Monday, 23 October 2017 , 15:00, Amphitheater “G. Cotzias”, Medical School, NKUA “Comparative Neuroanatomy”, Professor Ismini Papageorgiou Institute for Radiology, Suedharz Klinikum, Medical School, Jena University, Nordhausen Germany Tuesday, 24 October 2017, 16:00, Amphitheater “G. Cotzias”, Medical School, NKUA “Nerve – Glial Interactions ” , Professor Ismini Papageorgiou Institute for Radiology, Suedharz Klinikum, Medical School, Jena University, Nordhausen Germany “Structural & Functional Neuroplasticity”,  Professor Paul Lucassen Faculty of Science, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands Monday, 6 November 2017, 15:00, Amphitheater “G. Cotzias”, Medical School, NKUA “The Brain of Humans & Experimental Animals”, Professor George Paxinos Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia  (more…)