Tuesday 17 August

 

Topics:

  • BBB development and acquisition of CNS vascular organotypicity
  • Cellular and molecular architecture of the blood-brain-, blood-retina-, blood-spinal cord- and other barriers of the CNS
  • The BBB “opposite”: the fenestrated vessels of the CNS

 

Preliminary speakers:

  • Stefan Liebner, Germany
  • Benoit Vanhollebeke, Belgium
  • Peter Carlsson, Sweden
  • Maria Lehtinen, USA
  • Christer Betsholtz, Sweden

 

Topics:

  • Immune surveillance of the CNS
  • Fluid transport in and around the CNS
  • BBB and neurodegenerative diseases
  • BBB models

 

Preliminary speakers:

  • Annika Keller, Switzerland
  • Kari Alitalo, Finland
  • Katerina Akassoglou, USA
  • Matthew Campbell, Ireland
  • Berislav V. Zlokovic, USA
  • Rudolph Tanzi, USA
  • Li-Huei Tsai, USA
  • Maiken Nedergaard, USA and Denmark
  • Britta Engelhardt, Switzerland

 

Wednesday 18 August

 

Topics:

  • BBB models (continued)
  • Brain tumors and the BBB
  • Neuropharmacology
  • Delivery of tracers, drugs and therapies across the BBB

 

Preliminary speakers:

  • Prakash Ambady and Edward Neuwelt, USA
  • Timothy Phoenix, USA
  • Viviana Gradinaru, USA
  • Jann Sarkaria, USA
  • Margareta Hammarlund-Udenaes, Sweden
  • Stina Syvänen, Sweden
  • Joy Yu Zuchero, USA
  • William Elmquist, USA

 

Hosted by

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Uppsala University. Logotype.
Karolinska Institutet. Logotype.
Keck school of medicine of USC. Logotype.
KVA. Logotype.

Professional Conference Organiser

For general information, please contact:

bloodbrainbarrier2021@akademikonferens.se

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