Joint Franco-Belgian-British multinational meeting on blood-brain interfaces

"An opportunity for young scientists to participate to the thematic sessions !"

Blood-brain barriers

Session “Blood Brain Barriers and Diseases”
Session “Brain Drug Delivery and Transporters”
Session “Blood Brain Barrier Signaling”
Session: “Blood-Retinal Barrier”
Session: “Regulation of extracellular fluid and CSF composition”
Session “Blood-brain barriers in the developing brain”

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Scientific program
Sessions speakers will be selected from abstracts
Wednesday, May 15
1 pm Registration
2 pm Opening of the Meeting: JF Ghersi-Egea, R Cecchelli
2:20 pm Key Note Lecture: Colin Green (University of Auckland, New Zealand)
“Gap Junction Hemichannel Roles in Neuroinflammation and Vascular Leak“
3:10 pm Session “Blood Brain Barriers and Diseases”
6:10 pm Poster Session
(Free Evening)
Thursday, May 16
8:45 am Key Note Lecture: Jean-Michel Scherrmann (Paris, France)
“Cerebral drug delivery and barrier transporters” (provisional title)
9:35 am Session “Brain Drug Delivery and Transporters”
Coffee Break
Session “Blood Brain Barrier Signaling”
12:20 am Lunch
1:30 pm Poster Session
2:30 pm General Meeting of the SEISC
3:15 pm Session: “Blood-Retinal Barrier”
Coffee Break
Session: “Regulation of extracellular fluid and CSF composition”
6:00 pm Poster Session
7:30 pm Gala Dinner
Friday, May 17
8:45 am Key Note Lecture: Annika Armulik-Keller (Zurich, Switzerland)
“Pericytes: gatekeepers of the neurovascular unit? ”
9:35 am Session “Blood-brain barriers in the developing brain”
Poster Session
Coffee Break
Special Session
13:00 am End of the Meeting

15 May - 17 May 2013
Arras
France
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