Fiches de cours

Practical - Schoonjans Lab

BIO-603(SK)

Lecturer(s) :

Schoonjans Kristina

Language:

English

Frequency

Every year

Remarque

Next time: Spring 2019 - January

Summary

Bile acid signaling. Investigate GPCR-mediated effects of bile acids on mitochondrial function and dynamics.

Content

Introduction (bile acid physiology and signaling / mitochondrial function and dynamics).

Isolation and culture of adipose tissue stromal vascular fraction and differentiation into primary adipocytes.

Analysis of mitochondrial morphology, network and proteins.

Note

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 Schoonjans laboratory cannot take this course.

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

Keywords

Bile acid signaling

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Basic knowledge of cellular biology and metabolism.

Assessment methods

Oral presentation

Resources

Websites

In the programs

Reference week

 
      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