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June 1st Research Symposium on the Epigenetics of Complex Disease

June 1, 2017 - 12:30pm

Michael Smith Laboratories

2185 East Mall
Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6T 1Z4


12:30 - 12:35pm
Introduction and welcome
Dr. Joerg Gsponer
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Michael Smith Labs

12:35 - 1:10pm
“Genetics and predicting of impulse control disorders in Parkinson’s disease”
Dr. Jean-Christophe Corvol
ICM Inserm UMR_S975
Department of Neuropharmacology
Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital
Paris, France

1:10 - 1:45pm
“Alpha-synuclein exists in the nucleus and induces DNA damage and transcriptional deregulation”
Dr. Tiago Fleming Outeiro, PhD
Department of Experimental Neurodegeneration
University Medical Center Goettingen
Goettingen, Germany

1:45 - 2:20pm
"Environmental enrichment prevents transcriptional disturbances induced by

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