BIO-472 / 5 credits

Teacher: Hülsken Jörg

Language: English


Summary

The course covers in detail the interactions of cancer cells with their environment with an emphasis on tumor-angiogenesis, inflammation, adaptive and innate immunity and cancer-induced immune suppression. Additional topics are cancer metabolism, cancer stem cells and metastasis.

Content

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

Cancer Biolgy I

Immunology

Assessment methods

Continuous evaluation during the semester with two intermediate exams

Resources

Bibliography

The Biology of Cancer, Robert A. Weinberg

In the programs

  • Semester: Spring
  • Exam form: During the semester (summer session)
  • Subject examined: Cancer biology II
  • Lecture: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Semester: Spring
  • Exam form: During the semester (summer session)
  • Subject examined: Cancer biology II
  • Lecture: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9     
9-10     
10-11   AAC132 
11-12   AAC132 
12-13    
13-14     
14-15AAC137    
15-16    
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     

Monday, 14h - 16h: Lecture AAC137

Thursday, 10h - 11h: Lecture AAC132

Thursday, 11h - 13h: Exercise, TP AAC132