Prof. Dr. Rommy von Bernhardi
Universidad San Sebastian, Santiago, Chile
Prof. von Bernhardi obtained her doctor in Biological Sciences at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile in 1993. She is also a qualified physician. Her current research project deal with the age-related changes in the regulation of neuroinflammation and its relevance for neurodegenerative diseases. Another research focus lies on microglial dysregulation and their impact on neuronal functionality and Alzheimer’s Disease.
- Neuroinflammation and -degenerative Diseases
- The effect of aged microglia on synaptic impairment and its relevance in neurodegenerative diseases, 2021, Neurochemistry International,doi: 10.1016/j.neuint.2021.104982
- The challenge by multiple environmental and biological factors induce inflammation in aging: Their role in the promotion of chronic disease, 2020, Frontiers in Immunology, doi:10.3389/fimmu.2020.570083
- Impact of aging in microglia-mediated D-Serine balance in the CNS, 2018, Mediators of Inflammation, doi: 10.1155/2018/7219732
The ISYNC conference is funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft DFG.