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Special Seminars

Symposium- April 2018

9:30 - 10:00 am Introduction: Vision, scope, and policies of the Center

10:00 - 10:45 am Kang Shen (Stanford)

 “Form and function: morphogenesis and function of a sensory dendrite in C. elegans".

10:45 - 11:00 am Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:45 am Christian Rosenmund (Charite, Berlin, Germany)

“Molecular diversity of synaptic function”

11:45 am - 12:30 pm Lu Chen (Stanford)

“Synaptic signaling of retinoic acid in plasticity and learning”

12:30 – 1:30 pm Lunch Break

1:30 – 2:30 pm Keynote address - Michi Yuzaki (Japan)

“Bridge Over Troubled Synapses Formed by C1q Family Proteins”

2:30 – 3:15 pm Julia Kaltschmidt (Stanford)

“Molecular underpinnings of interneuron circuitry in the spinal cord”

3:15 – 3:30 pm

Coffee break

3:30 – 4:15 pm Li Gan (Gladstone/UCSF)

“Converging pathways in neurodegenerative diseases”

4:15 – 5:00 pm Sue Ackerman (UC San Diego)

“Defects in mRNA translation and neurodegeneration”

5:00 – 5:15 pm Concluding remarks