Neurodegeneration Conference to Feature Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Disease Research Findings by Industry & Academia July 23-24 in Princeton, NJ

Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET from Strategic Research Institute

    PRINCETON, N.J., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The world industrial and
 academic neuroscience communities will convene in Princeton, NJ on July 23-24,
 2001, to speak, attend, and present posters at the "4th International
 Neurodegeneration in Alzheimer's Disease, Parkinson's Disease and Related
 Disorders" conference, announces Strategic Research Institute.
     Featured among the excellent papers to be presented are "Alzheimer's
 B-Secretase Protein BACE 1:  A target for Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease" to
 be presented by Dr Martin Citron of Amgen, Inc., "The evolution of Neural and
 Stem Cell Therapies for Parkinson's Disease", to be presented by Dr. Ole
 Isacson of Harvard Medical School and McKlean Hospital, "Development of
 Radioligands for in vivo Imaging of Brain Amyloid", to be presented by
 Dr. Virginia M.-Y. Lee of the University of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine,
 and Galantamine:  Results from the Clinical Development Program, to be
 presented by Sean Lilienfeld of Janssen Research Foundation.
     The broad-based meeting is divided into six sections, namely, Parkinson's
 Disease, Novel Therapeutic Targets in Neurodegeneration, Pathophysiology of
 Alzheimer's Disease, Amyloid Processing, Novel Therapeutic Targets for
 Neurodegeneration, and Therapeutic Advances.
     Other presenting companies and academic institutions are Aventis
 Pharmaceuticals, NeoTherapeutics, Pfizer, New York Medical Center, The R.W.
 Johnson Pharmaceutical Research Institute, Binzou People's Hospital -- China,
 Brigham and Women's Hospital, MitoKor, Neurochem, Johns Hopkins University,
 Eli Lilly & Company, Exelexis, Guilford Pharmaceuticals, and ACADIA
 Pharmaceuticals.
     To request the agenda, please contact Bebe Anderson at
 banderson@srinstitute.com or 212-967-0095, ext. 255, or Sumeet Hora at
 shora@srinstitute.com or 212-967-0095, ext. 261.  Please include your
 affiliation, mailing address, and fax number.
     To obtain exhibition details or to inquire about sponsoring a luncheon,
 the reception, or totebag giveaway, contact Mark Alexay at
 malexay@srinstitute.com
 
     CONTACT:  Bebe Anderson, 212-967-0095, ext. 255, or
               banderson@srinstitute.com, or Sumeet Hora, 212-967-0095,
               ext. 261, or shora@srinstitute.com, both of Strategic Research
               Institute.
 
 

SOURCE Strategic Research Institute
    PRINCETON, N.J., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The world industrial and
 academic neuroscience communities will convene in Princeton, NJ on July 23-24,
 2001, to speak, attend, and present posters at the "4th International
 Neurodegeneration in Alzheimer's Disease, Parkinson's Disease and Related
 Disorders" conference, announces Strategic Research Institute.
     Featured among the excellent papers to be presented are "Alzheimer's
 B-Secretase Protein BACE 1:  A target for Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease" to
 be presented by Dr Martin Citron of Amgen, Inc., "The evolution of Neural and
 Stem Cell Therapies for Parkinson's Disease", to be presented by Dr. Ole
 Isacson of Harvard Medical School and McKlean Hospital, "Development of
 Radioligands for in vivo Imaging of Brain Amyloid", to be presented by
 Dr. Virginia M.-Y. Lee of the University of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine,
 and Galantamine:  Results from the Clinical Development Program, to be
 presented by Sean Lilienfeld of Janssen Research Foundation.
     The broad-based meeting is divided into six sections, namely, Parkinson's
 Disease, Novel Therapeutic Targets in Neurodegeneration, Pathophysiology of
 Alzheimer's Disease, Amyloid Processing, Novel Therapeutic Targets for
 Neurodegeneration, and Therapeutic Advances.
     Other presenting companies and academic institutions are Aventis
 Pharmaceuticals, NeoTherapeutics, Pfizer, New York Medical Center, The R.W.
 Johnson Pharmaceutical Research Institute, Binzou People's Hospital -- China,
 Brigham and Women's Hospital, MitoKor, Neurochem, Johns Hopkins University,
 Eli Lilly & Company, Exelexis, Guilford Pharmaceuticals, and ACADIA
 Pharmaceuticals.
     To request the agenda, please contact Bebe Anderson at
 banderson@srinstitute.com or 212-967-0095, ext. 255, or Sumeet Hora at
 shora@srinstitute.com or 212-967-0095, ext. 261.  Please include your
 affiliation, mailing address, and fax number.
     To obtain exhibition details or to inquire about sponsoring a luncheon,
 the reception, or totebag giveaway, contact Mark Alexay at
 malexay@srinstitute.com
 
     CONTACT:  Bebe Anderson, 212-967-0095, ext. 255, or
               banderson@srinstitute.com, or Sumeet Hora, 212-967-0095,
               ext. 261, or shora@srinstitute.com, both of Strategic Research
               Institute.
 
 SOURCE  Strategic Research Institute