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Discover Telethon 2014 exceptional program

An exceptional sponsor, 4 families, 30 hours of broadcast on France Télévisions and 2,000 volunteers in the starting blocks: Telethon 2014 promises a lot of surprises! The AFM-Telethon, France Télévisions and Garou, sponsor of Telethon 2014 invited everyone on december 5th and 6th, on France Télévisions channels and throughout France, for a spectacular new edition! … [Read more]

1,000 researchers in schools: the second edition (November 3 to 28)

250 schools, more than 25,000 pupils reached in 2013 … In view of the success of the previous edition, the AFM-Telethon and APBG join together one more to bring the world of research in schools. Again this year, all over France, science teachers of life and earth (SVT) of colleges and high schools invite a … [Read more]

Genethon Lecture Serie: 2014, October 3rd

Friday October 3rd, 2014: “CNS Barriers and neuroimmune interactions” Dr Pierre-Olivier COURAUD PhD, Directeur Inserm U1016-CNRS UMR8104- Institut Cochin Université Paris Descartes, Paris France.

Genethon Lecture Serie: 2014, December 2d

Tuesday December 2d, 2014: “Molecular regulation of skeletal muscle stem cells in distinct states” Pr Shahragim TAJBAKHSH, Unit director, Stem Cells & Development, CNRS URA 2578, Department of Developmental & Stem Cell Biology, Institut Pasteur. Paris, FRANCE.

Genethon Lecture Serie: 2014, November 28th

Friday november 28th,2014: « Designer nucleases & iPSC: from disease modelling to therapy » Pr Dr Toni Cathomen PhD, Director, Institute of Cell and Gene Therapy, University Medical Center, Center for Chronic Immunodeficiency, Freiburg, Germany.

Genethon Lecture Serie: 2014, September 12th

Friday September 12th , 2014: “Hearing impairment: from genes to therapies” Christine PETIT, M.D, Ph.D., Professeur au Collège de France, Responsable de l’Unité de Génétique et physiologie de l’audition. Inserm UMRS 1120 – UPMC, Paris, France

Genethon Lecture Serie: 2014, July 23th

Wednesday July 23th, 2014: “Stem cell and AAV-targeted gene therapies: two different approaches for the treatment of the lysosomal storage disorder Cystinosis” Dr Stephanie Cherqui (Assistant Professor, University of California, San Diego. Department of Pediatrics, Division of Genetics. La Jolla, California USA).

Genethon Lecture Serie: 2014, July 15th

Tuesday July 15th , 2014 Part I: Dystrophin-deficient cardiomyocytes derived from human urine: New biologic reagents for drug discovery Part II: A canine model of myotubular myopathy: physiological readouts following AAV8-MTM1 systemic infusion Pr Martin K. Childers,DO Ph.D., Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA

Genethon Lecture Serie: 2014, June 25th

Wednesday June 25th, 2014: « Gene therapy for CNS diseases: where we are » Pr. Patrick Aubourg, INSERM U986- University Paris Sud, Genomics, Environmental factors and biotherapies for neurologic and endocrinological diseases. Le Kremlin-Bicêtre. France

Genethon Lecture Serie: 2014, June 20th

Friday June 20th , 2014 « Nouvelles technologies de la génomique : applications dans les maladies neuromusculaires d’expression précoce » Pr. Judith Melki, M.D., Ph.D., UMR 986, Inserm, Université Paris 11, Le Kremlin-Bicêtre, France