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Stanford Brain Rejuvenation Project Mini-Symposium

Big Ideas, Stanford Neurosciences Instiute
February 26, 2018 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Li Ka Shing Center, Berg Hall, Room C

Reception to follow

Stanford Brain Rejuvenation Project Mini-Symposium



John Hardy, Stanford Neurosciences Institute

John Hardy, PhD

University College London

Genomic analysis of neurodegenerative diseases

David Simon, Stanford Neurosciences Institute

David Simon, PhD

Stanford University, Tessier-Lavigne lab

Control of sensory axon degeneration by the neuronal cell body

Myriam Heiman, Stanford Neurosciences Institute

Myriam Heiman, PhD

Broad Institute and MIT

Molecular mechanisms underlying cell type-specific vulnerabilities in Huntington’s Disease

Jens Brüning, Stanford Neurosciences Institute

Jens Brüning, PhD

Max Planck Institute

CNS-dependent regulation of aging and aging-related diseases


Event Sponsor: 
Stanford Neurosciences Institute and The Glenn Center for the Biology of Aging at Stanford University
Contact Email: 
Aaron D. Gitler <>