20-23 september 2017. Pécs - Hungary
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Neuroscience in the XXI Century -PTE 650 Anniversary (Szentágothai Research Centre) - Day 2
Neuroscience in the XXI Century -PTE 650 Anniversary (Szentágothai Research Centre) - Day 2 2017-09-20 - 13:30-16:30
Venue: Other Location
A 2 -day event before the congress (19-20 September) as part of the University of Pécs' 650th Anniversary event series.

Location: Szentágothai Research Centre - Zoltán Bachman Auditorium

„Neuroscience from molecules to behavior : Interneuron function in healthy and corrupted brain circuits ”


Csaba Varga
Medical School, University of Pécs, Hungary

Abhishek Banerjee
Laboratory of Neural Circuit Dynamics, University of Zürich, Switzerland


13:30 – 14:00 Csaba Földy
                        Laboratory of Neural Connectivity
                        University of Zürich, Switzerland
                        ”Molecular profiling of interneurons using next-generation single-cell approaches”

14:00 – 14:30 Balázs Hangya
                        Lendület Laboratory of Systems Neuroscience
                        Insitute of Experimental Medicine, Budapest, Hungary
                        ”Mapping the behavioral repertoire of cortical interneurons”

14:30 – 15:00 Bálint Lasztóczi
                        Department of Cognitive Neurobiology
                        Medical University of Vienna, Austria
                        ”Information processing by multiple gamma oscillations in hippocampal circuits”

15:00 – 15:30 Laura Ewell
                        University of California, San Diego, USA
                        Universität Bonn, Germany
                        ”Normal and abnormal fast oscillations in a chronic model of temporal lobe epilepsy”

15:30 – 16:00 Cheng-Chang Lien
                        National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
                        "Differences in synaptic dynamics between somatic and dendritic inhibition in the hippocampus"

16:00 – 16:30 Abhishek Banerjee
                        Laboratory of Neural Circuit Dynamics
                        University of Zürich, Switzerland
                        ”Inhibitory deficits and mechanism-based therapeutics in Rett syndrome”

16:30 – 17:00 Coffee break

17:00 - 17:45 Pre - congress plenary : Prof. Wolfram Schultz
                      University of Camebridge, UK
                      "Neuroscience: from molecules to behaviour"
                      Introduction by István Hernádi (University of Pécs)