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Synapses: from Complexity to Diversity

Participants : Jean-Louis Bessereau (organiser), Thomas Biederer, Kendal Broadie, Nils Brose, Melissa Cizeron, Joris De Wit, Cagla Eroglu-Bagnat, Csaba Földy, Seth Grant, Etienne Herzog, Bérangère Pinan-Lucarré, Erin Schuman, Fekrije Selimi (organiser), Kang Shen, Séverine Sigoillot, Scott Soderling, Olivier Thoumine, Antoine … Continue reading

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Advances in mesoscopic biology: understanding the relationship between molecular instability and synaptic tenacity

Participants Rava Azeredo da Silva, Boris Barbour, Kim “Avrama” Blackwell, Naama Brenner, Ann Mary Craig, Stuart Edelstein (organizer), Eckart Gundelfinger, Vincent Hakim, Michael Hausser, Ludovic Jullien, Jean-Baptiste Masson, Marianne Renner, Pamela Rodriguez-Almeida, Ken Sekimoto, Christian Specht, Olivier Thoumine, Jonathan Touboul, … Continue reading

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Synaptic function & neurocognitive abnormalities in children

Genetic defects that could lead to neurological and psychiatric pathologies such as mental retardation, dyslexia and autism and pathological mechanisms that could be the source of defective nerve communication in patients with these syndromes… Continue reading

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Pre-synapse: function, plasticity, dysregulations

Participants Annie Andrieux, Fabio Benfenati, Gerard Borst, Jamel Chelly, Lydia Danglot, Frédéric Darios, Pietro De Camilli, Thierry Galli, Frédéric Gambino, Etienne Herzog, Yann Humeau, Philippe Isope, David Perrais, Maja Petkovic, Bernard Poulain, Jakob B. Sorensen, David Tareste, Matthijs Verhage Compte-rendu … Continue reading

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Development and function of the synapse

Major progress has been made in the elucidation of the mechanisms underlying the traffic of neurotransmitter containing synaptic vesicles and their regulated fusion (exocytosis) with the plasma membrane of the presynaptic compartment. Continue reading

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