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    Applications open for IBRO/APRC Chandigarh School

    IBRO/APRC Chandigarh School

    "Mitochondria and Neurodegeneration"

    Chandigarh, India

    October  26 - 30, 2015


    Organizer: Prof. Rajat Sandhir (Panjab University, Chandigarh)

    Aims and Scope of the School

    The school aims to provide an excellent opportunity for budding neuroscientists to gain insight in putative role of mitochondrial dysfunctions in neurodegenerative disorders. The School will provide lectures and laboratory demonstrations on various aspects of mitochondrial function in the brain.


    The five day School will consist of lectures and hands-on training on various aspects of mitochondrial function that include methods to isolate mitochondria, assessing mitochondrial function, in gel and in situ assay of mitochondrial complexes, analyzing mitochondrial membrane potential, etc. The school would enable participants to acquire new ideas and to learn new techniques and methods to analyze role of mitochondria in brain which may be beneficial to their future research. A total of twenty five participants will be selected from Asia-Pacific Region.

    Who should apply to this School?

    Master and Doctoral Students in Neuroscience Programs

    What costs will be covered for selected applicants?

    Travel, accommodation and meals

    Application deadline: June 15, 2015 (11:59 p.m. CET)

    Apply here

    For all enquiries, please contact Prof. Rajat Sandhir at or