The focus of the conference is to discuss and examine the tau protein in frontal temporal degeneration and chronic traumatic encephalopathy.
The goal is to draft ideas as to how further determine whether FTD and CTE are the same or different diseases. An action plan as to how to address the different hypotheses that are generated.
Five modules will be presented in Panel Discussions, followed by Q & A.
First Module: Clinical Similarities and Differences
Second Module: Neuroimaging
Third Module: Neuropathology
Fourth Module: Animal Studies
Fifth Module: Clinical Treatment Trials