2016 International Meeting on ataxias and spastic paraplegias

Research Published June 24 2016
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The 5th international meeting on ataxias and spastic paraplegias was held at the ICM from June 23 to 25, 2016.

Ataxias and spastic paraplegias are at two ends of a continuum of neurological disorders. The 5th international meeting on the subject, which was held at the ICM from June 23 to 25, 2016, gathered plenary lectures from experts in the field of spino-cerebellar diseases, short presentations by scientists, and poster presentations of young researchers.

The event represented a key moment to advance research on these rare diseases. This annual meeting is organised by the ASG members (Ataxia Study Group), and the SPATAX Network.