SESSION 4: THE ROLE OF NON-NEURONAL CELLS

SESSION CHAIR: Gerry Coetzee, Ph.D. – Van Andel Institute

1:00 p. m.
LRRK2 and immune cells
Andrew West, Ph.D. – Duke University School of Medicine

1:30 p.m.
LRRK2 and Rabs: neurons and astrocytes
Suzanne Pfeffer, Ph.D. – Stanford Medicine

2:00 p.m.
Link between Parkinson’s and inflammatory bowel diseases
Inga Peter, Ph.D. – Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

2:30 p.m.
Abstract selected talk
Céline Galvagnion, Ph.D., – University of Copenhagen
Sphingolipid changes in Parkinson L444P GBA mutation fibroblasts promote α-synuclein aggregation

2:45 p.m.   
Discussion

 

Location: Virtual Date: October 7, 2021 Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Andrew West, Ph.D. Suzanne Pfeffer, Ph.D. Inga Peter, Ph.D.