Konferenser och symposier

Microbiome, Bacterial Peptidoglycan and the CNS

2017-04-0613:30 Lecture hall Hillarp, Retzius Väg 8Campus Solna

PROGRAM

Chair: Assoc. Prof. Rochellys Diaz Heijtz

13:30-14:15
PGRPs – antibacterial proteins that regulate microbiome and inflammation
Prof. Roman Dziarski, Indiana University School of Medicine, USA

14:15-15:00
Peptidoglycan as an inflammatory cofactor in multiple sclerosis and EAE in mice and monkeys
Prof. Jon Laman, University of Groningen, Netherlands

15:00-15:45
Exploring the effects of gut microbiome in human neurodevelopment: Initial findings and ongoing efforts
Assist. Prof. Alejandro Arias Vásquez, Radboud University Medical Centre Nijmegen, Netherlands

COFFEE BREAK

Chair: Prof. Jon Laman

16:00-16:45
Brain microbiota: inflammatory determinants or innocent bystander
Prof. Christopher Power, University of Alberta Edmonton, Canada

16:45-17:15
PGRPs as potential key regulators of normal brain development and behavior
Assoc. Prof. Rochellys Diaz Heijtz, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

Contact person: Rochellys Diaz Heijtz
Klinisk neurovetenskap