iPSC Seminars: Early Drug Discovery Unit (EDDU) (Virtual)


The iPSC Seminar Series at The Neuro

Supported by Healthy Brains for Healthy Lives and STEMCELL Technologies, The Neuro’s iPSC Seminar Series welcomes trainees and senior scientists working with induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) to present their cutting-edge research. The Seminar Series intends to foster collaborations within the network of laboratories working with iPSCs in Montreal, Canada and around the world.

If you, or someone you know, would be interested in presenting please contact us to secure a spot on the schedule.

Via Zoom (registration required). 

Speaker 1: Emma MacDougall, PhD Candidate

Fon Lab, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University

Talk title: "LRRK2 signaling in iPSC-derived microglia".

Speaker 2: Cedric Bressan, PhD

Saghatelyan Lab, CERVO Brain Research Center, Laval University

Talk title: "Human periventricular heterotopia induced by mutations in DCHS1 and FAT1 is associated with autophagy-dependent alterations in neuronal migration".




Contact Information

Rina Shlaifer
Montreal Neurological Institute-Hospital
irina.shlaifer [at] mcgill.ca

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