Animal Models of Neurodegeneration

Content

This workshop will discuss the development and use of animal models for neurodegenerative diseases.

Besides providing an overview of animal models ranging from yeast to non-human primates, speakers will discuss state-of-the-art in selected neurodegenerative diseases.

Finally, the ethical aspects of the use of animal models and communication with society will be discussed from the perspective of academia, a pharmaceutical company, and a patient organization.

Program


The preliminary program is available here

When?


April 25-26, 2016

Where?


KU Leuven– IMEC 1 (Kapeldreef 75, 3001 Heverlee)

Registration

http://ftales.be/