Regional meeting of FeSBE 2019 (29 May 2019)

Project partners UFPA and CENP presented their work on the STARDUST project in the Regional meeting of FeSBE (Federação de Sociedades de Biologia Experimental) on 29 May 2019 in Belém (PA), Brazil.

Carlomagno Bahia, Jose Augusto Muniz, Leon Claudio Leal and Lane Krejčová from UFPA Parkinson group attended the meeting.

Lane Krejčová’s symposia presentation was entitled "A importância do modelo primata no desenvolvimento de ferramentas de manipulação optogenética para o tratamento da doença de Parkinson." (The importance of the primate models in the development of optogenetic manipulation tools for the treatment of Parkinson's disease).

The poster presented by Leon Leal with the preliminary results from the pilot experiments in primates here received honorable mention during the closing ceremony!

Linda Wederhorn