XIV European Meeting on Glial Cells in Health and Disease


Plenary Lectures

Leda Dimou (Ulm, DE)
NG2-glia: a journey through their mystery in health and disease

Cagla Eroglu (Durham, US)
How do astrocytes sculpt synaptic circuits?

Elly Hol (Utrecht, NL)
Astrocytes in brain diseases: role in synapse dysfunction and cognitive impairment

Baljit Khakh (Los Angeles, US)
Cells that tile your brain: astrocyte roles in neural circuits and disease

Christian Klämbt (Münster, DE)
Divide and conquer: how glia separates and unites neurons in the fly brain

Brian MacVicar (Vancouver, CA)
Neuron-Glial communication in brain health and disease

William Talbot (Stanford, US)
Genetic analysis of glial biology in zebrafish

Congress photos online

Please find here some impressions from the successful GLIA Meeting 2019.

Current information


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Important Dates –
Road to Porto

| February 4, 2019 |

Deadline for abstract submission, early registration and stipend application

| April 26, 2019 |
Deadline for registration to ICVS Satellite Meeting in Braga

| May 2019 |
Final program available

| June 17, 2019 |
Deadline for late posters

| June 24, 2019 |
Deadline for online registration

| July 10–13, 2019 |
XIV European Meeting on Glial Cells in Health and Disease

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Scientific Secretariat

   XIV European Glial Meeting
    Meino Alexandra Gibson
    Max Delbrück Center for
    Molecular Medicine (MDC)
    Robert-Rössle-Str. 10
    13092 Berlin, Germany


Meeting Secretariat

K.I.T. Group GmbH Dresden
K.I.T. Group GmbH Dresden
Christina Norkus/ Anja Zeun
Bautzner Str. 117–119
01099 Dresden, Germany

  +49 351 4842722