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Image 1: Both from the Neuroimmunology Cell Picture show;
Image 2: Santiago Ramón y Cajal: Microglia in the grey matter of the cerebral cortex, 1920; Chinese ink and graphite on paper; 69-5/16 x 6 5/32 in* : Immunology Cell Picture show; Image 3: Brainbrow Cell Picture show : Immunology Cell Picture Show​
*Courtesy and © Santiago Ramón y Cajal, Cajal Legacy, Instituto Cajal (CSIC), Madrid

Cell Symposia: The Neuro-Immune Axis
September 11–13, 2022 | Altis Grand Hotel, Lisbon, Portugal

At present, we intend to host the Cell Symposia: The Neuro-Immune Axis onsite in Lisbon, Portugal, September 11–13, 2022, to best facilitate in-person networking and learning.

However, as the future situation regarding international travel remains uncertain, we have the option to switch to our fully interactive online conference platform should the need arise.

Rest assured that we will refund your onsite registration fee, with no penalty should you wish to cancel during the uncertainty of the outbreak.

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Abstract submission deadline: May 6, 2022
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Building on the collaborative research and discussions that were at the center of the 2017 and 2019 meetings, the goal of this symposium is to explore the interface between the nervous and immune systems during development, homeostasis, and disease. The meeting will examine the mediators, mechanisms, and implications of neuro-immune crosstalk in the central and peripheral nervous systems. It will also cover emerging areas such as neuro-immune interactions in plasticity within the brain, complex social behaviors and cancers. This meeting will bring together researchers from across the fields of neuroscience and immunology to facilitate discussion of exciting new concepts and developments in both fields.


  • Development, synapses, and behavior
  • The Gut-Brain connection
  • Infection and Inflammation
  • Intestinal neuroimmune interactions
  • Neuro-immune crosstalk in cancer
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