The 5th international meeting on ataxias and spastic paraplegias was held at the Institut du Cerveau – ICM from June 23 to 25, 2016.
Ataxias and spastic paraplegias are at two ends of a continuum of neurological disorders. The 5th international meeting on the subject, which was held at the Institut du Cerveau – ICM from June 23 to 25, 2016, gathered plenary lectures from experts in the field of spino-cerebellar diseases, short presentations by scientists, and poster presentations of young researchers.
The event represented a key moment to advance research on these rare diseases. This annual meeting is organised by the ASG members (Ataxia Study Group), and the SPATAX Network.