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35th Klenk Symposium, Rare diseases: From mechanisms to therapy and beyond (15-17 September 2019)

KlenkSymposiumWith its 35th Symposium, the organizers of the Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne (CMMC) – University of Cologne, will bring together an outstanding and diverse group of scientists at the forefront of rare diseases to share and discuss the latest advances in the following areas:

  • State of the art in rare disease discovery
  • Technologies to understand functional impact of human variation causing rare diseases
  • Small molecule-based therapy in neurological disorders
  • Gene therapy to treat rare disorders
  • Rare kidney and endocrine disorders and therapy
  • Cancer and rare immune-mediated disease therapy and regulation
  • Metabolic disorders and therapy
  • Muscle, bone and dermis genetic disorders – from mechanism to treatment
  • What’s next?

Conference in Cologne 15–17 September 2019

Poster abstract deadline: 5th of August 2019, Poster Award 250€

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