PhD defence by Altair Brito Dos Santos

Neuronal effects of α-synuclein on sleep and motor controlling nuclei - A mechanistic link between sleep disorders and prodromal phase of  α-synucleinopathies

Assessment committee
(Chairperson) Associate Professor Matthias Manfred Herth, University of Copenhagen
Associate Professor Mai Marie Holm, Aarhus University
Dr Friederike Sixel-Döring, Paracelsus-Elena-Klinik, Kassel, Germany & Philipps-University Marburg, Germany

Associate Professor Kristi A Kohlmeier, University of Copenhagen
Associate Professor Morten Pilgaard Kristensen, University of Copenhagen

Drug Design and Pharmacology

Graduate programme
Pharmaceutical Sciences

Place of experimental work
The experimental work took place at the Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology, University of Copenhagen, and at the Department of Science and Technology, Universidade Estadual do Sudoeste da Bahia, Brazil 

The defence is conducted as a digital defence with partly physical presence

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The physical place of the defence
Auditorium 4, Building 12, PharmaSchool, Universitetsparken 2, 2100 Copenhagen Ø

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