Program 2019



4th Eurogenesis conference in Bordeaux


« Adult Neurogenesis in Physiology and Disease »

(June, 11-13th  2019)



Tuesday, June 11th

Regulation of stem cells

Chair: Sebastian Jessberger

08:00-08:45 Registration

08:45-09:00 Welcome address

09:00-10:00 M. GÖTZ (Germany)

New mechanisms of neurogenesis - in development and adulthood

10:00-10:30 H. Song (USA)


10:30-11:00 Coffee break

11:00-11:30 F. Guillemot (UK)

Diversity and ageing of hippocampal stem cells

11:30: 12:00 H. MIRA (Spain)


12:00-12:30 S. Jessberger (Switzerland)


12:30-14:30 Lunch on your own


Integration into network

Chair: Chichung Lie

14:30-15:00 D.C. Lie (Germany)


15:00-15:30 H. Cremer (France)

Neuronal integration in the adult olfactory bulb is a non-selective addition process

15:30-16:00 J.M. Encinas (Spain)

ATP links neuronal hyperexcitation and induction of reactive neural stem cells

16:00-16:30 Coffee break

16:30-17:00 H. Van PrAag (USA)

Regulation of adult neurogenesis by exercise

17:00-17:30 A. Schinder (Argentina)


17:30-18:00 Selected communications

19:00 Wine and Cheese


Wednesday, June 12th

Neurogenesis in humans

Chair: Magdalena Götz

09:00-09:30 S.Thuret (UK)

Alteration of hippocampal neurogenesis by the ageing and diseased systemic milieu: Cellular and molecular evidence from a human system

09:30-10:00 A. ALVAREZ-Buylla (USA)

Neural stem cells and adult neurogenesis from rodents and humans

10:00-10:30 M. Boldrini (USA)

Adult neurogenesis in the human brain in health and disease

10:30-11:00 Coffee break

11:00-11:30 H. Adle-Biassette (France)


11:30-12:00 J. Frisen (Sweden)

Neurogenesis in the healthy and pathological human brain

12:00- 12:30 M. Maletic-Savatic (USA)

Fatty acids as signaling molecules and biomarkers of neurogenesis

12:30-14:30 Lunch on your own


Role of adult-born neurons in memory processing

Chair: Nicolas Toni

14:30-15:00 N. Abrous (France)


15:00-15:30 P. Frankland (Canada)

Hippocampal neurogenesis and memory stability

15:30-16:00 A. Sahay (USA)

Dentate granule cells, memory discrimination and generalization

16:00-16:30 Coffee break

16:30-17:00 N. Toni (Switzerland)


17:00-17:30 G. KempermanN (Germany)


17:30-18:00 Selected communications


Gala Dinner


Thursday, June 13th

Role of adult born neurons in diseases

Chair: Paul Lucassen

09:30-10:00 M. Llorens-Martin (Spain)

Adult hippocampal neurogenesis in Alzheimer's disease

10:00-10:30 I. Sotiropoulos I (Portugal)

Tau-dependent and -independent mechanisms of adult cytogenesis suppression in stress-driven brain pathology

10:30-11:00 Coffee break

11:00-11:30 CD Mandyam (USA)

Neurogenesis mechanisms of addiction

11:30-12:00 L Santin (Spain)

The involvement of Adult Hippocampal Neurogenesis in cocaine addiction: Recent findings from animal research

12:00-12:30 Selected communications

12:30-14:30 Lunch on your own


Role of adult born neurons in stress-related disorders

Chair: Alejandro Schinder

14:30-15:00 C. Belzung (France)


15:00-15:30 P. LUCASSEN (Netherlands)


15:30-16:00 Selected communications

16:00-16:30 Coffee break

16:30-17:00 L. PINTO (Portugal)


17:00-17:45 R. Hen (USA)

Modulation of entorhinal input by adult-born hippocampal neurons: impact on mood and cognition

17:45-18:00 Meeting closure/ Group photos


Farewell Dinner



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Dec 5, 2018, 4:26 AM