Neuroscience seminar series

SPRING 2020

 

24.1.

Peter Ponstaerts,  Prof. Laboratory of Experimental Hematology
Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, Campus Drie Eiken, Belgium

Title: Study and modulation of microglia and macrophage immune responses during neuroinflammatory events: animal models versus iPSC-derived cell culture models.

Host: Jari Koistinaho

NOTE: on Friday at 14:00. Place: Helsinki Think Company Meilahti, Think Company Cube, Haartmaninkatu 4.

7.2.

Augustas Pivoriūnas, Dr. Senior Reseacher, State Research Institute Centre for Innovative Medicine, Vilnius, Lithuania

Title: Extracellular vesicles as novel therapeutic tools against Parkinson's disease

Host: Mikko Airavaara

NOTE: on Friday at 15:15. Place: Helsinki Think Company Meilahti, Think Company Cube, Haartmaninkatu 4.

18.2.

Alexei Verkhratsky, Professor of Neurophysiology, the University of Manchester, UK

https://www.research.manchester.ac.uk/portal/Alexej.Verkhratsky.html

Title: Astroglia in ageing, neurodegeneration and psychiatric disorders

Host: Leonard Khiroug

NOTE: on Tuesday at 14:00. Place: Lecture room 3, Biomedicum, Haartmaninkatu 8.

21.2.

Mikhail Lebedev, Dr., Center for Bioelectrical Interfaces, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia

Title: From brain-computer to brain-to-brain and brain-to-cloud interfaces

Host: Leonard Khiroug

NOTE: on Friday at 14:00. Place: Biomedicum 1, seminar room 3, P Floor, Haartmaninkatu 8.

11.5.

Anthony White, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Queensland Australia, 

Title: New human brain cell models to improve understanding and treatment of neurodegenerative diseases

https://www.qimrberghofer.edu.au/people/anthony-white/

Host: Jari Koistinaho

NOTE: on Monday at 14:00. Place: Helsinki Think Company Meilahti, Think Company Cube, Haartmaninkatu 4.