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DEMENCIA Y MEMORIA. El descubrimiento de los priones: un nuevo principio biológico de la enfermedad. Autor: STANLEY B. PRUSINER, presentado por la Dra. Nancy Elizabeth Franco Rodríguez.

ORGANIZED BY:
Universidad de Guadalajara, Centro Universitario de Ciencias Exactas e Ingenierías

Event Date + Time:
March 18, 2020 10:30 am - March 18, 2020 11:00 am

Event Location:
Blvd. Marcelino García Barragán #1421,, Guadalajara, Mexico

Venue Name:
Auditorio Ing. Jorge Matute Remus Directions

About This Event


Event Description:

Dementia and memory. Prions obstruct the brain causing neurodegeneration that often leads to decreased cognitive and intlectual functions. This book tells the story in the words of Stanley B. Prusiner about the discovery of prions and their role in neurodegneration, the so-called “mad cow disease.”

Type(s) of Event:

Other

Other Type(s) of Event

Book presentation

Audiences:

High school students (9-12), Professionals, University students

Required Registration?

No

Organizer's Details


Organizing Institution:

Universidad de Guadalajara, Centro Universitario de Ciencias Exactas e Ingenierías

Sponsoring Institutions:Fondo de Cultura Económica
Contact Information:

Name: Nancy Elizabeth Franco Rodríguez

Phone: 3315604724

Email: lizzafranco@gmail.com

Website: http://baw.cucei.udg.mx/

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