17th International Symposium on Cholinergic Mechanisms

May 08-12, 2022
Mlini – Dubrovnik, Croatia

Preliminary Scientific Program

  • Brain: cholinergic circuits, optogenetic stimulation of cholinergic neurons
  • Higher brain functions / nicotinic and muscarinic modulation
  • Neurodegenerative diseases, development, neurogenesis
  • Inflammation / non-neuronal cholinergic systems
  • Genetics: human, animal models, polymorphism, evolution, epigenetics
  • Supramolecular organization of the synapse
  • Neuromuscular junction and motoneuron: development, diseases and therapeutic strategies
  • Nicotine addiction and tobacco abuse
  • Pharmacology, modulators, toxins, drug design, therapeutic agents
  • Structure-dynamics-function relationships of cholinergic proteins
  • Allostery in cholinergic receptors and enzymes
  • Exposure to organophosphorus pesticides and nerve agents