Preconference meeting (3rd International T21RS Conference)


Mouse master class 

09:00 – 09:15 Registration / coffee 

09:15 – 09:45 Overview of currently available preclinical mouse models. Yann Hérault (Institut de Génétique et de Biologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire, FR) 

09:45 – 10:15 Genetic quality control, maintenance and breeding procedures. Eugene Yu (Roswell Park Cancer Institute, USA) 

10:15 – 10:45 Classical behavioral phenotyping. Mara Dierssen (Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG), SP) 

10:45 – 11:00 Break 

11:00 – 11:30 Craniofacial and skeletal phenotyping. Randall Roper (Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, USA)

11:30 – 12:00 Electrophysiology. William Mobley (Univers ityof California-San Diego, USA) 

12:00 – 12:30 Preclinical testing. Jean-Maurice Delabar (CNRS, FR) 

12:30 – 13:00 Discussion on key information about models and their availability (moderated by Lizzy Fisher) and perspective on new animal models for Down syndrome research. Roger Reeves (Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA) and Victor Tybulewicz (Francis Crick Institute, UK)
Developmental Clinical committee event
Developmental Clinical committee event