date September 11th-12th, 2014

Sweden-Kyoto Symposium

Session 3 Comprehensive Control of Cognitive Impairment- Aging Issues

@ Seminar room, floor 4, Geriatric lab, Huddinge Center for Alzheimer Research, Karolinska Institutet

Bengt Winblad, Karolinska Institutet
Yasuharu Tabara, Kyoto University



9:00 Opening Address Bengt Winblad, Karolinska Institutet/ Yasuharu Tabara, Kyoto University
9:10 Yasuharu Tabara, Kyoto University Cognitive impairment, comprehensive bioanalysis, cohort study
9:40 Lars Lannfelt, Uppsala University Alzheimer’s disease: genetic findings translate to future therapies
10:10 Chihiro Namiki, Kyoto University The current situation of drug development for Alzheimer's disease in Japan
10:40 Tore Johan Larsson, KTH Royal Institute of Technology Care Traffic Control - safety and social support in the home

11:10-11:30  Coffee break

11:30 Takayuki Kondo, Kyoto University Modeling Alzheimer's disease with iPSCs reveals stress phenotypes associated with intracellular Aβ and differential drug responsiveness
12:00 Lars Tjernberg, Karolinska Institutet Exploring the pathophysiology of Alzheimer disease (AD) with focus on the amyloid beta-peptide

12:30-13:30   Lunch break

13:30 Akira Kuzuya, Kyoto University A novel Ca2+-dependent interaction between presenilin1 and synaptotagmin1
14:00 Bengt Winblad Impact and treatment of AD – the pathway to 2025
14:30 Kozo Matsubayashi, Kyoto University Reconsidering aging issues including cognitive impairments from the viewpoints of human evolution
15:00 Wrap-up talk and closing remarks: Bengt Winblad, Karolinska Institutet
  (Site Visit)