The discovery of the molecular mechanism of the neuroparalytic action of tetanus and botulinum neurotoxins

The discovery of the molecular mechanism of the neuroparalytic action of tetanus and botulinum neurotoxins by Cesare Montecucco My scientific interest in presynaptic neurotoxins begun during a semi-sabbatical at the Institut Pasteur in 1984 in [...]

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The initial use of Botulinum Toxin at Denmark Hill and Queen Square

The initial use of Botulinum Toxin at Denmark Hill and Queen Square by Prof Philip Thompson ( Adelaide, Australia) In order to understand how Botulinum toxin therapies were introduced it is helpful to go back [...]

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Pioneering Botulinum toxin treatment in France

Pioneering the use of Botulinum toxin treatment in France by Marie-Helene Marion From San Francisco to London Alan Scott, a Californian ophtalmologist in the early 70’s started researching a neurotoxin to weaken [...]

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An European celebration of the Botulinum Toxin

The 2016 BNN meeting the 22 nd-23rd September at Merton college, Oxford has been a great success with 92 participants for the celebration of 30 years of Botulinum Toxin in Europe, Injectors from all over [...]

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Program of the BNN 2016 meeting

6th British Neurotoxin Network Celebrating 30 years of Toxin in Europe 22, 23 Septembre 2016, Oxford The contribution of Botulinum Toxin to Neurology over the last 30 years: • The initial use of BoNT at Denmark [...]

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6th annual British Neurotoxin Network meeting, Oxford 2016

This year, the British Neurotoxin Network is celebrating 30 years of Toxin in Europe and many pioneers in the field from all over Europe have accepted to talk about their experience in treating dystonia and spasticity. [...]

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