First keynote speaker confirmed

In addition to talks from young scientists like you, YLS2012 will feature established scientists giving keynote presentations.  The committee are pleased to announce that Flav Giorgini is the first confirmed keynote for the YLS2012 Therapeutics meeting.

Flav’s research at the University of Leicester focuses on discovering novel therapeutic targets for Huntington’s Disease, and is the subject of several recent patents.  Flav will explore the important contributions model organisms from yeast to mice have in developing novel therapeutics.

Why not click on Flav to find out more about his work on Huntington’s Disease.