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Friday, 5 April 2019


                                        Chair: Tanja Schwerdtle

                                        8:45-9:15 Michael Aschner (Albert Einstein College of Medicine New York):

                                        Manganese-Induced Neurotoxicity: Lessons from Worms

                                        9:15 - 9:30 Vivek Venkataramani (UMG Goettingen), T. R. Doeppner, D. Willkommen,
                                                              C. M. Cahill, Y. Xin, G. Ye, Y. Liu, A. Southon, A. Aron, H. Y. Au-Yeung, X. Huang,
                                                              D. K. Lahiri, F. Wang, A. I. Bush, G. G. Wulf, P. Ströbel, B. Michalke, J. T. Rogers:

                                        Manganese causes neurotoxic iron accumulation via translational repression of Amyloid
                                        Precursor Protein (APP) and H-Ferritin

                                        9:30 - 10:00 Rosanna Squitti (Molecular Markers Laboratory Brescia):

                                        Cognitive Dysfunction in neurodegenerative disorders: focus on copper

                                        10:00 - 10:15 Muriel Bost (Trace Element Analysis Laboratory Lyon), G. Piguet-Lacroix,
                                                                   O. Guillaud, E. Broussolle, C. Laurencin, L. F. Lion, A. Lachaux:

                                        Diagnosis of hereditary copper disorders in childhood by Next-Generation Sequencing

                                        10:15 - 10:45 Anne-Laure Bulteau (IGFL Lyon), S. Mounicou, L. Chavatte, J. Malherbe,
                                                                   P. le Costumer, E. Gontier, D. Schaumlöffel, C. Nizard, E. Noblesse, S. Schnebert:

                                        Impact of heavy metal accumulation on skin

                                        10:45 - 11:00 Hannah Finke (University of Potsdam), V. Wandt, F. Ebert, N. Guttenberger,
                                                                   M. Stiboller, G. Raber, K. A. Francesconi, T. Schwerdtle:

                                        Toxicological characterization of an arsenic-containing phosphatidylcholine in human liver

11:00 – 11:30             Coffee break

11:30 – 12:30             GABRIEL BERTRAND PRIZE 2019

12:30 – 13:15             HEINZ-ZUMKLEY-PRIZE 2019

13:15 – 13:30             CLOSING REMARKS AND POSTER AWARDS