Alternative infection models – a lecture course and experimental workshop
Course organised by MIMS and the MIMS affiliated National Doctoral Programme in Infections and Antibiotics (NDPIA)
22 - 25 August 2016, department of Molecular Biology, Umeå University (Map)
A series of lectures will describe and discuss the use of: C. elegans; zebrafish; chicken embryos; cell cultures, including organotypic models – organoids; mice; as well as in vivo imaging methodology, for studies of infections and host responses. The experimental workshop will include laboratory work demonstrating the use of C. elegans, zebrafish and chicken embryos for studies of bacterial infections. A maximum of 18 participants will be admitted for the complete course and experimental workshop. Additional participants may register for the lecture course only.
Registration deadline: 10 June, 2016.
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