Main topics and speakers

Main topics

  • Interactions between ion transporters and the plasma membrane and potential therapeutic role of a lipid diet in AHC
  • Pain, mechanisms and treatment
  • ATP1A3 in motor neurons and mobility/gait disturbances in AHC
  • ATP1A3 and genetics and future treatment strategies
  • State-of-the-art Lecture: The role of the glia lymphatic (glymphatic) system in neuronal disease

Confirmed speakers


Eva Weidenhielm Broström, Karolinska Institutet

Maria Dahlin, Karolinska Institutet

Ihtsham U Haq, University of Miami

Gunnar von Heijne, Stockholm University

Steve Karlish, Weizmann Institute of Science

Cecilia Lidbeck, Karolinska Institutet

Sara Liin, Linköping University

Anna Lindstrand, Karolinska Institutet

Kristina Löwing, Karolinska Institutet

Mohamad Mikati, Duke University

Gareth Miles, University of St Andrews

Majken Nedergaard, University of Copenhagen

Håkan Olausson, Linköping University

Hendrik Rosewich, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

Erdinc Sezgin, Karolinska Institutet

Kathleen Sweadner, Harvard University


Conference Secretariat
Academic Conferences
phone: +46 18 67 15 33 or +46 18 67 10 03

Important dates

  • 26 July, last day to book hotel room to the conference price
  • 1 August, extended submission deadline for abstracts
  • 1 August, extended deadline for early bird fee

Arranged by

Karolinska Institutet,
Karolinska University Hospital
AHC Sverige

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