Fiches de cours

Practical - Manley Lab

BIO-603(MS)

Lecturer(s) :

Manley Suliana

Language:

English

Frequency

Every year

Remarque

Next time: January 2019

Summary

The students will acquire knowledge on the fundamental aspects of super-resolutions microscopy. Practical skills include preparation of samples of cells (either bacteria or eukarytic cell culture) for imaging, image acquisition, and data analysis.

Content

Theory: Lecture and readings on the fundamental aspects of super-resolution microscopy.

Practical part: Epifluorescence microscopy, super-resolution microscopy, sample preparation, image analysis.

Note

2 courses are mandatory to attend the course BIO-603(MS), see below required courses!

Note that while the course is open to all 1st year EPFL doctoral students, priority will be given to 1st & 2nd-year EDMS students, given that they are mandated to take three EDMS practical modules.

Note also that doctoral students from the Manley laboratory cannot take this course.

Access is limited to 4 students. Takes place every year in January.

Keywords

fluorescence

super-resolution (PALM, STORM, SIM)

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Biomicroscopy I and II (MICRO-561, MICRO-562), these 2 courses are mandatory to attend the course BIO-603(MS).

Learning Outcomes

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

Assessment methods

Project report, oral presentation

Resources

Websites

In the programs

Reference week

 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German