MitoBrain - 2014
The first edition of the International Bordeaux Neurocampus - Brain Conferences was scheduled in October 1 - 3, 2014. “MitoBrain” for ‘Mitochondrial Functions and Dysfunctions in the Central Nervous System', focused on the role of mitochondria in the cells in the Central Nervous System (neurons and glia), in normal and pathological states.
This meeting aimed to promote the dialogue between international experts on the role of mitochondria applied to physiological and pathological processes of the CNS, and improved the therapeutic challenges.
Coming from different countries and from Neurosciences or Bioenergetics disciplines, 150 researchers presented and shared their results.
Renowned Speakers brainstormed with scientists, in order to generate innovation, creativity and therapeutic perspectives. Scientific program of the conference was based on plenary lectures made by internationally renowned personalities. Several young scientists were selected on their abstracts by the Scientific Committee to give a talk during the event. Poster sessions were organized for informal exchanges among participants.
Convivial social events were proposed like a prestigious gala dinner in a famous local place!
MitoBrain was organized by the Bordeaux Neurocampus Federation and the LabEx BRAIN, an event opened to the worldwide scientific community.