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​Themes ​Topics ​Sub-Topics​



​β-Amyloid Diseases
Alzheimer's Disease (AD), Prodromal AD, Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy (CAA), Down Syndrome (DS) & Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)



AD, Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP), Corticobasal Degeneration (CBD), Pick's Disease & Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy



Parkinson's Disease (PD), PD Dementia, Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB), Multiple System Atrophy (MSA), Olivopontocerebellar Atrophy (OPCA)



TDP-43- and C9orf72-Related Diseases Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration (FTLD), Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD), ALS-FTD Spectrum Diseases


Vascular Dementia    Multi-Infarct Dementia (MID), White Matter Disease & Stroke



Prion Diseases Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD), Fatal Familial Insomnia (FFI) & Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker Disease (GSSS)  



Huntington's Disease (HD) & Other Neurodegenerative Disorders



Demyelinating Diseases Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Leucodystrophy



Lysosomal and Storage Diseases Gaucher, Niemann Pick etc.



Psychiatric and Epileptic Symptoms in Neurodegenerative Diseases



Patient Care & Caregiver Support


Disease Mechanisms, Pathophysiology





Abeta, tau, α-synuclein aggregation, misfolding, phophorylation, acetylation, modifications
LRKK2, parkin, PINK1, DJ-1
​C​ell to cell transmission, spreading of pathology, prion-like
Inflammation, metabolism, insulin
Synaptic plastcity & synapse pathology
cellular signalling, kinases, phosphatases, calcium, metal ions
Lysosomes, ubiquitin, proteasome, ER stress, chaperones
Mitochondrial dysfunction, oxidative damage, lipids, lipoproteins, membrane trafficking
Glial cells, neurogenesis, neural networks, plasticity
Vasculature, microbleeds, hypertension, angiogenesis, blood-brain barrier
Neural networks, plasticity
Transcriptional & translational regulation, micro RNAs
Autophagy, apoptosis, cell death
Modeling of disease progression, aging
Therapeutic Targets, Mechanisms for Treatment Abeta, pGlu-Abeta, tau, phosphorylation, truncation, α-synuclein
Secretases, proteases, kinases, other enzymes, ApoE, lipoproteins
Neurotransmitters, dopamine, receptor-based
TREM2 modulators, CD 33 ligands, checkpoint inhibitors​
C​ell transplantation, neurotrophic, synaptic plasticity, repair, regenerative medicine, adult neurogenesis,
Deep brain stimulation
Anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidants
Gene and RNAi therapy
Protein aggregation, misfolding, chaperones
Drug Development, Clinical Trials Immunotherapy, immunomodulators
Amyloid clearance, clearance of pathologial tau, aggregation inhibitors
Secretase inhibitors & modulators, kinase inhibitors, phosphatase modulators
Neuroprotective & mitochondrial compounds
Neurotransmitter-based modulators, receptor ligands
Vitamins, antioxidants, neuroprotective compounds
Cell-based therapies
Deep brain stimulation, transcranial magnetic stimulation
Medicinal chemistry approaches, drug Repurposing, personalized medicines, regulatory aspects
Non-pharmacological interventions
Imaging, Biomarkers, Diagnostics Structural MRI, MR spectroscopy
Functional MRI
PET, amyloid, tau, glucose
Multimodal imaging
CSF, blood, body fluid biomarkers
EEG, brain mapping, MEG
Cognitive, psychometric & behavioral tests
Genetics, Epidemiology Whole genome sequencing
Disease-causing mutations
GWAS, genetic associations, susceptibility & protective genes
Environmental risk factors
Metabolic and cardiovascular
Infectious and inflammation
Cell, Molecular & Systems Biology APP, APLP, Abeta, tau, tau isoforms, α-synuclein, ApoE, LRKK2, parkin, PINK1, DJ-1
Secretases, kinases, phosphatases
Posttranslational modifications
Growth factors, synaptic plasticity
GCPR, nicotinic, sigma-1 & other receptors
Network biology, connectome, protein-protein interations
Metabolomics, transcriptomics, lipidomics, proteomics
Epigenetics, histone modification, DNA methylation
Animal Models Transgenic rodents
Primates, naturally occuring models
Non-mamalian models
Dementia, Cognitive & Motor Dyfunctions Caregiver support, mobile applications, social networks, support devices & monitoring
Cognitive training
Motor coordination & exercise
Quality of life
Functional foods
Behavioral & psychiatric symptoms
Fall prevention & patient protection​​​​​​​