SNC'19 Programme

Friday, 20 September 2019

8:00   Opening of the SNC'19 | Hall I, 8:00—8:30
8:30   Symposium | Hall I, 8:30—10:30
Molecular basis of neurodegeneration
   RNA-protein complexes and complications in ALS and FTD
Boris Rogelj
   Vizualization of amyloid pores and characterization of down-stream processes
Eva Žerovnik
   Astroglial TDP-43 inclusions reduce β-adrenergic cAMP signaling and dysregulate metabolism
Nina Vardjan
   Involvement of FUS in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and fronto-temporal dementia: insights into pathophysiological mechanisms and treatment
Luc Dupuis
10:30   Coffee break | Poster exhibition area, 10:30—11:00
11:00   Symposium | Hall I, 11:00—13:00
Psychopathological dimensions of mental illnesses: substance use, dual diagnosis and consequences
   Towards a psychopathology specific to Substance Use Disorder
Icro Maremmani
   Psychopharmacology in Heroin Use Disorder/Dual Disorder patients during Methadone Maintenance
Angelo G.I. Maremmani
   New Psychoactive Substances and Dual Disorders
Rok Tavcar
   Dual diagnosis and suicide
Mercedes Lovrecic
   Trends in prescription of neuropsychopharmacological dementia related treatment in Slovenia from 2008 to 2018
Marjetka Jelenc
13:00   Plenary talk | Hall I, 13:00—13:45
Sleep Research and Sleep Medicine: What Comes Next?

Claudio Bassetti
14:00   Lunch | Poster exhibition area, 14:00—15:00
15:00   Poster session 1
16:00   Plenary talk | Hall I, 16:00—16:45
Towards Computational Psychiatry

Alan Anticevic
17:00   Coffee break | Poster exhibition area, 17:00—17:30
17:30   Plenary talk | Hall I, 17:30—18:15
Lifestyle is the Medicine. What is the spoon?

David L. Katz
18:15   Neuroscience & Society Dialogue | Hall I, 18:15—19:15
Brief Panel Presentations and Discussion
20:00   Welcome Reception and Social | Slamič Café, 20:00—22:00

Saturday, 21 September 2019

8:30   Symposium | Hall I, 8:30—10:30
Behavioral and neurochemical effects of old and new psychoactive drugs
   Short- and long-term nicotine withdrawal effects on behaviour and rewarding properties of 3,4methylene-dioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) in zebrafish
Luisa Ponzoni
   Mechanisms and neurostransmitter systems involved in the neurotoxic effects of MDMA administration during adolescence
Giulia Costa
   Similarities and differences in neuropharmacology of two compounds representing indoleamine and N-benzylphenethylamine (NBOMe) hallucinogens
Krystyna Gołembiowska
   Differential adaptive properties of mesolimbic and mesocortical dopamine transmission to taste stimuli, neuroinflammatory effects and behavioral correlates after repeated exposure to the Synthetic Cannabinoid JWH-018
Nicholas Pintori
10:30   Coffee break | Poster exhibition area, 10:30—11:00
11:00   Symposium | Hall I, 11:00—13:00
Identifying brain correlates of cognitive and emotional resilience
   Neuronal correlates of reserve capacity against the adverse effect of Alzheimer’s disease on memory performance
Julia Neitzel
   Neural correlates of self- and socially-initiated forms of emotion regulation
Satja Mulej Bratec
   Beyond visual processing speed decrease in aging
Adriana Lucía Ruiz Rizzo
   Identification of resilient cortical areas using ECoG in patients with drug-resistant epilepsy
Mario E. Archila-Melendez
   Symposium | Hall II, —13:00
Human neurophysiology: science and clinical practice
13:00   Plenary talk | Hall I, 13:00—13:45
Genetics and ALS - where are we now?

Ammar Al-Chalabi
14:00   Lunch | Poster exhibition area, 14:00—15:00
15:00   Poster Session 2
16:00   AOŽ Memorial lecture | Hall I, 16:00—16:45
How are Advances in Neuroimaging Helping Us Understand the Human Brain

Richard S. Frackowiak
17:00   Best Poster Award and Closing of the SNC'19 | Hall I, 17:00—17:30


Poster session

Friday, 20 September 2019

15:00   Poster session 1
CEL.01   Dynamic mapping of receptive fields of an insect reveals anisotropic hyperacute vision
Peter Atanackov
CLI.01   Continuous levodopa- carbidopa gel recovers motor cortex plasticity in advanced Parkinson’s disease
Kaja Kolmančič
COG.01   Cognitive Control Challenge Task – new rules
Vida Ana Politakis
COG.03   Electrophysiological correlates of ordering information in working memory
Andraž Matkovič
MET.01   Insights and Guidelines for Biomedical Data Filtering
Aleksij Kraljič
MET.03   Methodological shortcomings of studying the effects of music on heart rate variability
Maja Derlink
MOL.01   Sex differences in PACAP in paraventricular nucleus of human brain: study of major depressive disorder and bipolar disorder
Zala Slabe
MOL.03   Combined administration of an A2A receptor antagonist and a 5-HT1A/1B receptor agonist reverses neuroinflammation in the 6-OHDA model of Parkinson’s disease
Giulia Costa
MOL.05   C-terminal Y526 phosphorylation afflicts aggregation dynamics of endogenous and mutated FUS
Helena Motaln
MOL.07   Identification of dipeptide repeat proteins interactome by proximity-dependent labeling
Anja Pucer Janež
MOL.09   Canine cognitive dysfunction – the dog's counterpart of Alzheimer's disease
Sonja Prpar Mihevc
MOL.11   Does progesterone exert antioxidative effect in the hippocampus of hypoperfused rats?
Ivana Guševac Stojanović
MOL.13   The characterization of DNA sequence containing G4C2 repeats
Karmen Žbogar
OTH.01   The influence of age on morphological and neurochemical characteristics of trigeminal neurons innervating gingiva in rats
Uroš Kovačič
OTH.03   Lay public view of neuroscience and science based brain health recommendations in Slovenia
Alina Holnthaner

Saturday, 21 September 2019

15:00   Poster Session 2
CEL.02   The involvement of eIF2- signaling in plasma induced stress granule formation
Urša Čerček
COG.02   Representations of position in spatial working memory
Nina Purg
MET.02   Quantification of brainstem GABA levels in Parkinson’s disease: a feasibility MEGA-PRESS study
Gasper Zupan
MOL.02   Mild prenatal stress can alter olfactory preference and odour sensitivity in adult male mice
Neža Grgurevič
MOL.04   Wnt signalling effectors are targeted in astrocytoma
Nives Pećina-Šlaus
MOL.06   Identification of RNA targets of the Prader-Willi locus snoRNAs
Janja Božič
MOL.08   Hexanuleotide repeats of CCCCGG RNA transcript from C9orf72 gene mutation bind RNA binding proteins
Mirjana Malnar
MOL.10   Basic characteristics of dopamine transport into rat glial astrocytes
Mojca Kržan
MOL.12   Differential expression of circular RNAs in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Ana Dolinar
MOL.14   Is ALS-associated annexin A11 imported into the nucleus via transportin 1?
Valentina Novak
MOL.15   Epigenetics of suicide in Slovenia
Katarina Kouter
OTH.02   Primary sensory neurons innervating gingiva or dental pulp in rats differ in expression of Nav1.8
Uroš Kovačič
SYS.01   Emission of 50-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations in dopamine-denervated rats treated with amphetamine: relevance to neurocircuitries involved in drug-mediated reward
Nicola Simola
SYS.02   Early postnatal maternal separation stress promotes hippocampus modifications in adult BALB/c mice
Maša Čater
SYS.03   Estradiol aggravates levodopa-induced dyskinesia in hemiparkinsonian rats
Kaja Kolmančič

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