New speaker

We’re excited to announce another keynote speaker has been confirmed for YLS2012 – Lesley Jones.

Lesley’s research group primarily investigate the gene  expression changes that correlate with the behavioural changes occuring in both Huntington’s and Alzheimer’s Diseases, using a range of human brain samples and mouse models.  Lesley is also part of the Alzheimer’s disease research group, examining the genetics and pharmagogenetics of late-onset Alzheimer’s.