EPI-AD - EURON workshop “Neuroepigenetics: a life span perspective”

October 3-5 , 2018
Venue: University of Barcelona, Faculty of Medicine, Av. Feixa Llarga, s/n 08907, L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain

Organizers: EPI-AD consortium / European Graduate School of Neuroscience

Programma def..pdfPreceding the ECNP congress Oct. 6-9, 2018 (

The topics for this event are:

  •     Epigenetic regulation of brain development and aging
  •     Neuroepigenetic mechanisms in psychiatric and neurodegenerative disorders
  •     Stem cell-based approaches in epigenetic research
  •     Epigenetic editing
  •     Epigenomic technologies & data analyses

The students will be introduced into the latest developments in these fields through interactive lectures and workshops based on specific research questions. Learning goals include the role of neuroepigenetics in psychiatric and neurodegenerative disorders, the technological approaches in epigenetic research, and techniques to examine the effect of epigenetic changes.

First announcement.


Daniël van den Hove and Gunter Kenis, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
Katie Lunnon, University of Exeter, United Kingdom
Tim Vanmierlo, Hasselt University, Belgium
Antonio del Sol, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Raul Delgado-Morales, IDIBELL, Spain
Alfredo Ramirez, University of Cologne, Germany
Diego Mastroeni, Arizona State University, USA

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