2014
September 22nd
October 24th
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International course

Developmental Biology

5th course, from stem cells to morphogenesis

Institut Curie and Université Pierre et Marie Curie organize their 5th International Developmental Biology course in collaboration with the Regenerative and Developmental Biology programme of Harvard University and the Stowers Institute for Medical sciences of Kansas City from September 22 to October 24, 2014.
Practicals: September 22 - October 10, 2014 (3 weeks)
Lectures: October 13 - 24, 2014 (2 weeks)

Course in English

Presentation

Objectives

The aim of the programme is to provide the participants with a comprehensive coverage of the paradigms, problems and technologies of modern Developmental Biology paying particular attention to stem cells.

Training in theoretical and experimental aspects of normal and abnormal development is developed through a variety of embryonic systems using state-of-the-art instrumentation and methodology.

University credits (ECTS)

The UPMC grants 12 ECTS for the 5 week-long course and 6 ECTS for the 2 week-long course.

Practical information

There is no registration fee for this course
Location
Paris
Practicals: Université Pierre et Marie Curie
Seminars: Institut Curie

Participants

The programme is proposed in two versions: a 5 week-long course including 3 weeks of practicals and 2 weeks of lectures (limited to 18 students) or a 2 week-long version including only the lectures (limited to 35). Students will present scientific articles related to the topics discussed.

Speakers

Organisers

Allison Bardin (UPMC, Paris)
Yohanns Bellaïche (Institut Curie, Paris)
Claire Fournier-Thibault (UPMC, Paris)
Jean-René Huynh (Institut Curie, Paris)
Muriel Umbhauer (UPMC, Paris)

Scientific Committee

Allison Bardin (UPMC, Paris)
Yohanns Bellaïche (Institut Curie, Paris)
Claire Fournier-Thibault (UPMC, Paris)
Jean-René Huynh (Institut Curie, Paris)
Muriel Umbhauer (UPMC, Paris)

Organisation

  • Training Unit - Institut Curie