2014 Conference on Glial Biology in Medicine


Scientists from around the world attened the UAB Conference on Glial biology.The 2014 Conference on Glial Biology in Medicine, hosted by the UAB Center for Glial Biology in Medicine, was held October 12-14, 2014 at the UAB Alumni House. Conference topics included Glia and Autism Spectrum, Microglia in Health and Disease, Glial Vascular Interactions and Astrocytes and Disease. As with the past three conferences, an exceptional roster of international speakers representing the top leaders in glial research attracted 105 attendees from 7 countries. This event has become a much anticipated meeting in the neuroscience community and highlights UAB as a leader in Glial Biology research both locally as well as internationally.