Coursebooks 2017-2018

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Stem cell biology and technology

BIO-447

Lecturer(s) :

Lütolf Matthias
Radtke Freddy
Suter David Michael

Language:

English

Summary

This course introduces the fundamentals of stem cell biology, with a particular focus on the role of stem cells during development, tissue homeostasis/regeneration and disease.

Content

Embryonic stem cells, adult stem cells including hemaotopoietic, skin, intestine, neuronal and cancer stem cells. Concepts of nuclear reprogramming, cloning, and molecular basis of self-renewal.
Stem cells and therapy, emerging concept in stem cell bioengineering.

Learning Outcomes

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

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Lectures and exercices

Assessment methods

Written exam

Resources

Ressources en bibliothèque

In the programs

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9    CE2
9-10    
10-11    CM1105
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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