Nobel Laureate Revisiting Lecture
Tuesday, April 4th, 2017, at 4.30
Stanley B. Prusiner
Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine 1997
Title: Quest for prion therapeutics in neurodegenerative diseases
Alzheimer’s (AD) and Parkinson’s diseases (PD) are the most common neuro-degenerative diseases (ND). Increasing evidence argues that both AD and PD are caused by prions. Ab and tau proteins undergo changes in conformation […]
Research Lecture at Nobel Forum
6 April, 16.30
Xiaodong Wang, Ph.D.
National Institute of Biological Sciences, #7 Science Park Road, Zhongguancun Life Science Park, Beijing 102206, China.
Title: “Programmed Cell Death in Diseases and Aging”
The longest ongoing research program of our laboratory studies apoptosis, i.e. caspase-mediated cell death. One of our most surprising findings of these […]