1st Congress of the 7 CoENs (International Network of Centers of Excellence in Neurodegeneration)

Event date: 
Thursday, 18 October, 2018

On October 18 and 19, 2018, the 1st Congress of the 7 CoENs (International Neetwork of Centers of Excellence in Neurodegeneration) was held in Montpellier, endorsed by AVIESAN: Bordeaux, Grenoble, Lille, Montpellier, Marseille, Paris and Toulouse. The purpose of the CoEN European Program is to build a transnational collaborative research space in Europe that enables synergies between science, clinical research and human sciences. For two days, teams representing these disciplines presented their work and could exchange in a friendly and inspiring environment. The INP was represented by Santiago Rivera, who gave a lecture in the CoEN Pathfinder laureates’ session entitled MT-MMPs at the crossroads of amyloidogenesis and neuroinflammation in Alzheimer's disease.