The 4 th International ARSACS Symposium will be held at the Neuro in Montreal on November 10 and 11, 2016 under the theme ” Mitochondrial and cytoskeletal dysfunctions in ARSACS and other neurodegenerative diseases”. Details to come.
“Cakes and Pastries” fundraising event held in May at the Duvernay Branch of RBC in Laval raised $ 356.15 for the Foundation. Thanks to Karo Gagné and her team and to the donators .
“Characterizing and Ameliorating Axonal Transport Defects in ARSACS Mice” – Progress report of Dr. Schwarz’s research project funded by the Foundation for 2015-2016.
“Elucidating Sacsin Function through Genetic Interaction Maps” – Progress report of Dr. Babu’s research project, funded by the Foundation for 2015-2016.
“Role of Neurofilaments and Mitochondria in the Pathogenic Cascade of ARSACS: Relevant Biomarkers for Therapeutic Development” – Progress report of Dr. Durham’s research project, funded by the Foundation for 2015-2016.