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…)