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AgedBrainSYSBIO, a medium-scale research initiative against neurodegenerative diseases
Date:3/19/2013

comparative proteomics and protein-protein interaction analyses; GENEBRIDGES (Germany) is marketing novel strategies for DNA engineering in mammalian cells; reMYND (Belgium) is a leader for development of protein misfolding-modifying treatments against LOAD .

Together, researchers will address the basis of brain ageing by studying the pathways involved in Late-Onset Alzheimer Diseases combining integrative systems biology and comparative genomics. One of the first steps will be to identify the interactions through which the ageing phenotype develops in normal and in disease conditions; on this basis, novel pathways and their evolutionary properties will be modelled and experimentally tested in order to identify druggable targets. This work will finally allow the validation of new druggable targets and markers as a proof-of-concept towards the prevention and cure of aging cognitive defects.

Michel Simonneau, MD PhD, Professor at Ecole Normale Suprieure de Cachan, who coordinates this effort states that "this ambitious project integrates the numerous European initiatives, such as JPND , as well as national research programmes, which addresse the scientific and societal challenge of neurodegenerative diseases. This project receives the decisive input of 4 small to medium size enterprises (SMEs) that allow us to get candidate solutions for curing and preventing common age-related diseases. The links between academia and industry is the driving force of this work programme and in the end will hopefully benefit to all of us."


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Contact: Michel Simonneau
michel.simonneau@inserm.fr
33-015-727-7761
INSERM (Institut national de la sant et de la recherche mdicale)
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