Symposium “Microglia in development and disease”

We want to inform on the opening of the registration for the upcoming symposium entitled “Microglia in development and disease” which will take place at Hasselt University (Belgium) on the 4th and 5th of May 2017.

On the first day, EURON PhD workshops are organized in which experts in the field will give a broad overview on the key aspects of microglia. This day is aiming at young researchers and researchers who are new in the field. On the second day, the symposiumis organized by the Belgian Society of Cell and Developmental Biology (BSCDB) with keynote lectures from several international speakers. We are very pleased to announce Amanda Sierra, Knut Biber, Valerie Wittamer, Christophe Lefebvre, Jochen Walter and Peter Ponsaerts as confirmed speakers.

More information on this Spring Meeting and the preliminary program is available via

We are looking forward to welcoming you for the symposium. If you have any questions, or if we can be of assistance in any way, please do not hesitate to contact us via microglia2017 [at] uhasselt [dot] be