20 ottobre 2022

BtBs Seminar - Engineering human brain organoids to study neurodevelopment and disease

Veronica Krenn - giovedì 20 ottobre, 2022, ore 16:30, edificio TELLUS, aula U4-02 / Webex

Biotechnology and Biosciences Seminar - giovedì 20 ottobre, 2022, ore 16:30, edificio TELLUS, aula U4-02 / Webex

Veronica Krenn, Collaborator - Human Technopole Early Career Fellow

Krenn’s Lab

Abstract
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Development of the human brain is a complex process involving the coordination of cell fate acquisition and tissue morphogenesis. Brain organoids are 3D models that mimic these steps in vitro by reproducing cell composition and tissue architecture of the developing brain. Therefore, organoids hold the potential to recapitulate features of the human brain with greater complexity than 2D models and are being increasingly used to model a variety of brain diseases. Here I will discuss the applicability of brain organoids for modeling neurodevelopmental disorders and brain infections, and current improvements of organoid technologies that will help to improve their disease modelling capacity.

LINK per partecipare al seminario:  https://unimib.webex.com/unimib-it/j.php?MTID=mb529b9ca90509b47e0e93df2bb6bca63

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