2011 Presentations

SATURDAY

Professor Richard Knight, M.D., FRCP(E)
The Difficulties of Making a CJD Diagnosis
Click here to watch Professor Knight's presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.

Ryuichiro Atarashi, M.D., Ph.D.
Specificity of Human Prion Detection in CSF
Click here to watch Dr. Atarashi's presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.


Joel Watts, Ph.D.

Spontaneous Prion Disease in Transgenic Mice and Implications for Sporadic CJD
Click here to watch Dr. Watts' presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.





David Wishart, Ph.D.
The Future of Prion Disease Diagnostics
Click here to watch Dr. Wishart's presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.

Neil Cashman, M.D., FRCP(C), FCAHS
Urine Derived Pharmaceuticals: Risk of CJD?
Click here to watch Dr. Cashman's presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.

Gianluigi Forloni, Ph.D.
Doxycycline Clinical Trial results
Click here to watch Dr. Forloni's presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.

Pierluigi Gambetti, M.D.
U.S. Prion Disease Surveillance and the Importance of Autopsy; Tests Conducted
Click here to watch Dr. Gambetti's presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.



Maurizio Pocchiari, M.D.

European Surveillance Overview
Click here to watch Dr. Pocchiari's presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.




Daniel Krewski, MHA, MSc, Ph.D.
Summary
Click here to watch Dr. Krewski's presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.

 

SUNDAY



Lori Nusbaum

Questionnaire Report
Click here to watch Lori's presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.





Ryan Maddox, MPH
Centers For Disease Control and Prevention Report
Click here to watch Dr. Maddox's presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.

Kevin Keough, Ph.D., FCAHS
Alberta Prion Research Institute (APRI) Report
Click here to watch Dr. Keough's presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.


Maurizio Pocchiari, M.D.

Pentosan Polysulphate: A Friendly Delivery System for Therapy in Prion Diseases
Click here to watch Dr. Pocchiari's presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.



 


Yury O. Chernoff, Ph.D.
Yeast Model for Studying Heritable Mammalian Prion Diseases in Mammals
Click here to watch Dr. Chernoff's presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.





Joaquin Castilla, Ph.D.
Developing a Prion Susceptible Human Neuronal Cell Line Based on Reprogramming Fibroblasts from CJD Affected Patients
Click here to watch Dr. Castilla's presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.

 


Emiliano Biasini, Ph.D.

Targeting the Functional Activity of PrPc as a Novel Strategy for Drug Discovery in Prion Diseases
Click here to watch Dr. Biasini's presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.





Bradley Kalinsky, M.D., and Amanda Baxley Kalinsky, RN, BSN

In Vitro Options, A Personal Story
Click here to watch Bradley and Amanda's presentation at the 2011 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.