Gregor K. Wenning

Gregor K. Wenning
Main position/role:
Director, Dysautonomia Center, Medical University Innsbruck, Austria
Gregor K. Wenning is best known for his research on multiple system atrophy (MSA) (Fanciulli A & Wenning GK NEJM 2015). In 2006  Wenning was appointed chairman of Neurobiology at Medical University Innsbruck exclusively focusing on MSA. Collaborating with Vikram Khurana at the Harvard Stem Cell Center Wenning recently succeeded in generating a patient derived iPS based MSA model. At the same time his team developed a MSA center of excellence that provides state-of-the-art diagnostic work up and symptomatic therapy. Since Wenning`s arrival at Innsbruck 315 publications related to MSA document his world leading role in clinical and experimental research of this disorder.


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