Wednesday, 11th of July

Cell Signaling, Development, Evolution, Neurobiology

9.15 – 11.15 h

Parallel Sessions

Signaling in the nervous system (Prat de la Riba hall)

Development (Pere Coromines hall)

Evolution (Nicolau d’Olwer hall)

11.15-12.00 h

Coffee Break

12.00-13.00 h

Plenary Lecture

Auditorium of the Music Conservatory of Liceu

Huntingtin from evolution to pathology via the embryonic stem cells

Elena Cattaneo, University of Milan, Italy

13.30-15.oo h


15.00 h

Round table


16.15-18.00 h

Auditorium of the Music Conservatory of the Liceu

Evolution and development in the nervous system

by Loreta Medina, Isabel Fariñas, Angela Nieto and Carlos Vicario-Abejón

These oral presentations will be 20 minutes

20 years of ephithelial to mesenchymal transition

Angela Nieto, Institute of neurosciencie, CSIC-UMH, UMH, Alacant

No place like home: stem cells and the neurovascular niche

Isabel Fariñas, Univerity of Valencia, Valencia

The regulation of neural stem and progenitor cell fate by the activity of transcription factors

Carlos Vicario-Abejon, Cajal Institute, Madrid

An evo-devo approach for understanding the amygdala, a key forebrain center for control of emotions and social behavior

Loreta Medina, Dept. of Experimental Medicine, IRB Lleida

18.00 h

Beer & Posters