Speaker [in alphabetical order]

Title of talk

Craig Blackstone

(National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, U.S.A.)

"New imaging tools for assessing ER morphology changes in HSP models"

Andrea Daga

(Eugenio Medea Scientific Institute, Conegliano, ITA)

" Atlastin and reticulon interactions in the determination of ER morphology "

William Griffiths

(Swansea University, Swansea, U.K.)

“Cholesterol Metabolism in SPG5: Potential for Diagnosis and Therapy”

Christine Klein

(University of Lübeck, Lübeck, GER)

„Reduced penetrance in hereditary movement disorders“

Jong-Min Lee

(Harvard Medical School, Boston, U.S.A.)

"Identification of genetic factors that modify clinical onset of Huntington's disease"

William Newman

(Manchester Centre for Genomic Medicine, Manchester, U.K.)

“Rare disease gene identification in the frame of the 100.000 genomes project”

Torsten Schmidt

(University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, GER)

„Targeting the intracellular localization of the affected protein as novel treatment approach in SCA3.“

Giovanni Stevanin

(Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, Paris, FRA)

„Genotype-phenotype correlations in SPG7“

Gautam Wali

(Sydney University, Sydney, AUS)

"Mechanism of impaired microtubule-dependent peroxisome trafficking and oxidative stress in SPAST-mutated cells from patients with Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia"

Tobias Walther

(Harvard Medical School, Boston, U.S.A.)

“Lipids, Organelles and Neurodegenerative disease”

Stephan Zuchner

(John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics, Miami, U.S.A.)

"Mutational burden analysis of interaction networks in inherited neuropathies"

N.N. (winner of 2017 Tom Wahlig Scholarship)

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