Christophe Mulle receives the Prix Desmarest

Le Prix Desmarest of the Pierre Deniker Foundation, aims to fund basic research projects in the field of Alzheimer’s disease and neurodegenerative diseases, with a total endowment of €100,000.

The Pierre Deniker Foundation supports mental health research programs, and raises public awareness of mental disorders.

For its third edition, the Prix Desmarest was awarded to Christophe Mulle, CNRS, team leader at IINS. The project, which will be co-headed by Thierry Amédée, aims to investigate the morpho-functional relationships between microglia and synapses near amyloid plaques in an animal model of Alzheimer’s disease.

Christophe Mulle was awarded the prize on January 20th at the Encephale Congress (Paris) by Annick Demarest and by Chantal Henry, scientific director of the Pierre Deniker Foundation.

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Publication: 08/02/23
Last update 09/02/23