2019
June 3rd
June 7th
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International course

Cell Biology and Cancer

2nd Edition

The general objective of Cell biology and Cancer course is to cover different topics in cell biology including cell division, migration and membrane trafficking at different levels: molecular, cellular and in the living organism. The course will also cover different model systems, including organoids, and different tools such as optogenetics, microfabrication and microfluidics.

Course in English
3 ECTS
Registration deadline

Presentation

Objectives

The objective of the course is to expose PhD and Master students coming from European laboratories to cutting edge concepts in the fields of cell biology and cancer cell biology.

Workshops

In the evenings the students will present their work as in 10 min Chalk talk in closed environment. One of the evenings will be dedicated to career development.

University credits (ECTS)

Successful completion of the course can count toward training hours (3ECTS or 20 hours) for French graduate schools such as "Complexité du Vivant" and "Frontières du Vivant" or 3 ECTS at Master program UPMC at Paris 6.

Student work

Career development workshop

Practical information

Details

The course will run for one week, Monday to Friday. There will be 4-5 lectures per day.
All lectures will be in English.

Selection result
April 20th
No inscription fees

No registration fees are requested.
All lunches and 4 dinners will be provided by Institut Curie.
There will be 16 fellowships to cover the cost of the accommodation in double rooms for the 6 nights.
Participants' home laboratories are responsible for covering travel expenses.

Location
Institut Curie - Amphithéâtre Hélène Martel-Massignac
Institut Curie - Amphithâtre Hélène Martel-Massignac
26 rue d'Ulm, 75005 Paris

Max. number of

30 people

Participants

30

Selection criteria

24 participants will be selected among PhD and Master students of all nationalities on the basis of research interests and motivation statement to participate to both parts of the course.

Speakers

Speakers

David Bensimon, FR
Timo Betz, GR
Mathieu Coppey, FR
Stéphanie Descroix, FR
Silvia Fre, FR
Roger Kamm, US
Lukas Kapitein, NL
Jean-léon Maitre, FR
Michiyuki Matsuda, JP
Franck Perez, FR
Matthieu Piel FR
Aurelien Roux, CH
Manuel Théry, FR
Maria Vartiainen, FI
Michael Way, UK

Keynote speakers

Michiyuki Matsuda, JP

Organisers

Danijela Matic Vignjevic, Institut Curie, CNRS UMR144
Guillaume Montagnac, Gustave Roussy Institute, Inserm U1009
Stéphanie Miserey-Lenkei, Institut Curie, CNRS UMR144

Scientific Committee

Danijela Matic Vignjevic, Institut Curie, CNRS UMR144
Guillaume Montagnac, Gustave Roussy Institute, Inserm U1009
Stéphanie Miserey-Lenkei, Institut Curie, CNRS UMR144

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