A Novel Hypothesis for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: The Dangers of a Collyer's Genome

Anesthesiology Grand Rounds

Wednesday July 18, 2018 at 7:00 AM


This grand round has already taken place.


Stony Brook Medicine - Stony Brook, NY
July 18th, 2018
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

To discuss Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Dates and Times

Start: 7/18/2018 7:00 AM
End: 7/18/2018 8:00 AM

Objectives

1. Describe retrotransposons and endogenous retroviruses.


2. Explain the rationale for over-expression models of neurodegenerative disease.


3. Be able to outline the retrotransposon storm hypothesis.

Speakers

  • Dr. Josh Dubnau
    • A Novel Hypothesis for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: The Dangers of a Collyer's Genome

Location

Stony Brook Medicine
100 Nicolls Road
Level 3, Lecture Hall 5
Stony Brook, NY 11790

Accreditation

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.