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December 10, 2015 - Madrid, Spain
Symposium “Ageing, neurodegeneration and hearing loss: an IGF-1 signalling perspective”

TARGEAR collaborates in the Symposium “Ageing, neurodegeneration and hearing loss: an IGF-1 signalling perspective”, to be held on 10 December 2015, at La Pagoda, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

TARGEAR collaborates in the Symposium “Ageing, neurodegeneration and hearing loss: an IGF-1 signalling perspective”, to be held on 10 December 2015, at La Pagoda, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.

10:00 Welcome and Introduction “TARGEAR: Innovative integrated strategies for the healing of age-related hearing loss”
Isabel Varela-Nieto (IIBM, CSIC-UAM & CIBERER-IdiPAZ, Madrid, Spain)

10:30 “Development and repair: the making of hair cells”
Fernando Giraldez (Universitat Pompeu Fabra-PRBB, Barcelona, Spain)

11:00 “Genetics of age-related hearing loss”
Miguel Ángel Moreno (Hospital Ramón y Cajal &CIBERER, Madrid, Spain)

11:30 “Transcription factor NRF2: a novel target in neurodegenerative diseases”
Ana I. Rojo (IIBM, CSIC-UAM & CIBERNED-IdiPAZ, Madrid, Spain)

12:00 “The role of IGF-1 in the onset and evolution of Alzheimer’s disease”
Ignacio Torres (Instituto Cajal, CSIC & CIBERNED, Madrid, Spain)

12:30 “Clinical application of IGF-1 for treatment of hearing loss”
Takayuki Nakagawa (Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan)

13:30 Closure

Organised by Carlos Avendaño, Luis Lassaletta and Isabel Varela-Nieto

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