TWS-Symposium am 31. März 2017 an der Ruhruniversität Bochum, Tagungsraum II (Mensa)

Time

Speaker

Title

Session

9.00 – 9.30

Giovanni Stevanin

(Paris, FRA)

Genotype-phenotype correlations in SPG7

New phenotypes, new genes, and new modes of inheritance

9.30 – 10.00

William Newman

(Manchester, U.K.)

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

10.00 – 10.30

Stephan Zuchner

(Miami, U.S.A.)

Mutational burden analysis of interaction networks in inherited neuropathies

10.30 – 11.00

-  c o f f e e   b r e a k  -

11.00 – 11.30

Prof. Dr. André Reis

(Lehrstuhl am Institut für Humangenetik, Erlangen, GER)

- laudation -

Tom Wahlig Advanced Scholarship 2017

11.30 – 12.00

N.N.

- presentation of funded projects -

12.00 – 13.00

-  l u n c h   b r e a k  -

13.00 – 13.30

Jong-Min Lee

(Boston, U.S.A.)

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

Genetic basis of phenotypic variability in neurogenic movement disorders

13.30 – 14.00

Christine Klein

(Lübeck, GER)

Reduced penetrance in hereditary movement disorders

14.00 – 14.30

Torsten Schmidt

(Tübingen, GER)

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

Non-genetic therapeutic approaches for inherited neurodegeneration

14.30 – 15.00

William Griffiths

(Swansea, U.K.)

Cholesterol Metabolism in SPG5: Potential for Diagnosis and Therapy

15.00 – 15.30

-  c o f f e e   b r e a k  -

15.30 – 16.00

Andrea Daga

(Conegliano, ITA)

Atlastin and reticulon interactions in the determination of ER morphology

The neuronal endoplasmic reticulum

16.00 – 16.30

Craig Blackstone

(Bethesda, U.S.A.)

New imaging tools for assessing ER morphology changes in HSP models

16.30 – 17.00

Gautam Wali

(Sydney, AUS)

Mechanism of impaired microtubule-dependent peroxisome trafficking and oxidative stress in SPAST-mutated cells from HSP-patients

Additional organelles involved in neurodegeneration

17.00 – 17.30

Tobias Walther

(Boston, U.S.A.)

Lipids, Organelles and Neurodegenerative disease

 

18:15 Uhr: Bustransfer zum Hotel, Nordring 44-50, 44787 Bochum

19:30 Uhr: Dinner im Grubengold, Schillerstraße 20, 44791 Bochum.

Vom Hotel erreicht man das Restaurant zu Fuß in drei Minuten.