Neuronus IBRO Neuroscience Forum

Neuronus 2014

NEURONUS 2014 IBRO & IRUN Neuroscience Forum was held on April 25-27th 2014 in the Auditorium Maximum of the Jagiellonian University, in the city centre of Krakow. It featured a very intensive 3-days program with 6 plenary lectures, 13 oral sessions and 2 poster sessions, including over 60 speakers and 190 poster presenters. The meeting was attended by about 500 neuroscientists affiliated in 20 countries.



  • Laura Cancedda (Italian Institute of Technology, Genova, Italy)
  • Gilles van Luijtelaar (Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands)
  • Hadas Okon-Singer (University of Haifa, Israel)
  • Fabian Kloosterman (Neuro-Electronics Research Flanders, Leuven, Belgium)
  • Gilles Pourtois (Ghent University, Belgium)
  • Paul Franken (University of Lausanne, Switzerland)
  • Patrik Verstreken (University of Leuven, VIB, Belgium)
  • Adrianna Mendrek (Bishop's University, Canada)
  • Ewelina Knapska (Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw, Poland)
  • Jarosław Żygierewicz (University of Warsaw, Poland)


  1. Oral presentation in Cognitive Neuroscience Session:

    Michał Bola (Otto von Guericke University of Magdeburg, Germany): Functional connectivity network breakdown in blindness

  2. Poster presentation in Cognitive Neuroscience Session:

    Katarzyna Anna Giertuga (Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw, Poland): Deficient beta band information flow in ADHD children during attention demanding task

    Jan Nikadon (Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Poland): Electrophysiological correlates of intelligence – evidence from the analysis of the intrinsic-complexity of the EEG signal

  3. Oral presentation in Biological Neuroscience Session:

    Joanna Szczurkowska (Italian Institute of Technology, Genoa, Italy): Negr1 is required for transition of migrating pyramidal neurons from layer V to layer II/III of the mouse cerebral cortex

    Jeffrey Martin (Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands): Alpha-Band Activity, Chronic Pain, and Attentional Networks

  4. Poster presentation in Biological Neuroscience Session:

    Łukasz Szewczyk (Center of New Technologies, University of Warsaw, Poland): Myelin abnormalities in the brain of the mice lacking St8sia2 gene - a new model of Schizophrenia

  5. Oral presentation in Medical Case Reports' Session:

    Piravin Kumar Ramakrishnan (Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland): Mother and son diagnosed with Tick-borne Encephalitis transmitted by consumption of unpasteurised goat milk

    Katarzyna Siuda (Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland): Emotional disorders in patients with cerebellar lesions

  6. Poster presentation in Medical Case Reports' Session:

    Adrian Chrobak (Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland): Progressive supra nuclear palsy - clinicopathological view


  • Yaneri Aguilar (Universidad de Salamanca, Spain)
  • Enoch Luis (Universidad Miguel Hernández, Spain)
  • Henrike Kristen (Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain)
  • Camelia Acatrinei (Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Romania)





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