Welcome to the 17th Key Symposium
The Blood-Brain Barrier:  Key to Brain Health and Disease


On behalf the Journal of Internal Medicine and the Swedish Royal Academy of Sciences, it is our great pleasure invite you to “The Blood-Brain Barrier:  Key to Brain Health and Disease”which will now take place digitally on 17-18 August 2021, on Zoom Webinar.


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Christer Betsholtz, PhD

Professor of Vascular and Tumor Biology
Department of Immunology, Genetics and Pathology
Uppsala University, Uppsala
Integrated Cardio Metabolic Center
Department of Medicine, Huddinge
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm

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Berislav V. Zlokovic MD, PhD

Mary Hayley and Selim Zilkha Chair in
Alzheimer’s Disease Research
Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute
Professor and Chair,
Department of Physiology & Neuroscience
Keck School of Medicine University of
Southern California

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Professional Conference Organiser

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