Asian Pacific Prion Symposium
APPS 2017

The meeting will be held on October 20-21, 2017 at the Ian Potter Auditorium, Kenneth Myer Building, University of Melbourne in Melbourne, Australia.


A/Prof Giuseppe Legname – SISSA, Italy
Prof. Colin Masters – Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Australia
Prof. Eun-Kyoung Choi – Hallym University, Republic of Korea
Prof. Jiyan Ma – Van Andell Research Institute, USA
A/Prof Victoria Lawson – University of Melbourne, Australia
Prof. Chongsuk Ryou – Hanyang University, Republic of Korea
Dr Motomaso Tanaka – RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Japan

Meeting Themes

Determinants of prion transmission
Prion-like phenomena and prion pathogenesis
Prion neuropathology and diagnostics
Animal prion diseases