Coursebooks

Lab methods : animal experimentation

BIOENG-511

Lecturer(s) :

Language:

English

Withdrawal

It is not allowed to withdraw from this subject after the registration deadline.

Remarque

Registration with letter of interest and short CV with Xavier Warot and Raphael Doenlen. Attendance to the course is mandatory. A minimum of 8 participants is required.

Summary

Theoretical introduction to the key principles of animal experimentation, with an emphasis on laboratory rodents (mouse and rat) in the context of the EPFL facilities.

Content

Keywords

Animal model, Animal experimentation, Laboratory animals, Husbandry, Transgenesis, Phenotyping, Ethics

Learning Prerequisites

Important concepts to start the course

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

This course will take place on November 12th, 13th and 14th and on November 26th and 27th, 2018.

Examination on December 11th, 2018.

Expected student activities

Assessment methods

Supervision

Office hours No

In the programs

Reference week

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German