Development, Function and Disease of Neural Circuits

We are pleased to announce the Cold Spring Harbor Asia conference on Development, Function and Disease of Neural Circuits, which will be held at the Suzhou Dushu Lake Conference Center in Suzhou, China, located approximately 60 miles west of Shanghai. The conference will begin at 7:00pm on the evening of Monday October 21, and will conclude after the lunch on Friday October 25, 2013.

The conference will include eight oral sessions and one poster session. Many talks will be selected from the openly submitted abstracts on the basis of scientific merit and relevance. Social events throughout the conference provide ample opportunity for informal interactions.


Major Topics:
- Neurogenesis
- Axon guidance
- Synapse formation
- Dendrite morphogenesis
- Developmental plasticity
- Circuit function
- Axon regeneration
- Developmental and degenerative disorders
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Keynote Speakers:
Eric Nestler, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
Abstract title:TBA
Larry Zipursky, HHMI, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
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Invited Speakers:
Paola Arlotta, Harvard University, USA
Abstract title:TBA
Axel Borst, Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, GERMANY
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Chinfei Chen, Harvard Medical School, Children's Hospital, USA
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Gregoire Courtine, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), SWISS
Abstract title:TBA
Yang Dan, University of California, Berkeley, USA
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Aaron DiAntonio, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Abstract title:TBA
Barry Dickson, Research Institute of Molecular Pathology, AUSTRIA
Abstract title:TBA
Jiulin Du, Institute of Neuroscience, CAS, China
Abstract title:TBA
Shumin Duan, Zhejiang University School of medicine, China
Abstract title:TBA
Anirvan Ghosh, University of California San Diego, USA
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Martyn Goulding, The Salk Institute, USA
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Marc Hammarlund, Yale University, USA
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Zhigang He, Harvard Medical School/Children's Hospital, Boston, USA
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Hailan Hu, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, CHINA
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Yishi Jin, University of California, San Diego/HHMI, USA
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Joshua Kaplan, Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Med., USA
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Ole Kiehn, Karolinska Institute, SWEDEN
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Hitoshi Okamoto, RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Japan
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Franck Polleux, The Scripps Research Institute, USA
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Mu-Ming Poo, University of California, Berkeley, USA
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Botond Roska, Friedrich Miescher Institute, SWITZERLAND
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Thomas Schwarz, Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, USA
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Mark Tuszynski, University of California San Diego, USA
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Fan Wang, Duke University, USA
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Hongyan Wang, Duke-NUS, Singapore
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Wei Xie, Southeast University, China
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Michisuke Yuzaki, Keio University, Japan
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Yimin Zou, University of California at San Diego, USA
Abstract title:TBA

21 Oct - 25 Oct 2013
Suzhou
China
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