2015
March 23rd
March 27th
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International course

Post-transcriptional Gene Regulation

1st course

Post-transcriptional gene regulation

Course in English
3 ECTS

Presentation

Objectives

The aim of this course is to provide an overview of post-transcriptional gene regulations at multiple steps, including notably (pre-)messenger RNA splicing, polyadenylation, stability and translation. This course will particularly address 3 aspects: underlying molecular mechanisms, genome-wide analyses of post-transcriptional regulatory networks and the involvement in cancer, with a special session entitled “RNA towards the clinic”.

Personal work

Each participant will present (in English) a poster about his/her research project & an article proposed by speakers (article assigned a few months in advance.

University credits (ECTS)

Master students can validate 3 ECTS.

Practical information

There is no registration fee for this course

No registration fee required

Travel fellowships: Participants (graduate students or post docs) are eligible for two travel fellowship (400 euros each) generously given by The RNA Society. Fellowship decisions will be made by the organizers based on the quality of the poster presentation. The results will be announced at the end of the course.

Location
Institut Curie - Orsay, except 1 day in Institut Curie - Paris

Max. number of

25 people

Participants

Number of participants limited to 25.
Selection based on application, including CV and a letter of motivation mentioning the research theme.

Speakers

Organisers

Marie-Claire Daugeron, Martin Dutertre, Stéphan Vagner

Sponsored by

Organisation

  • Training Unit - Institut Curie