Coursebooks

Nutrition: from molecules to health

BIO-441

Lecturer(s) :

Descombes Patrick
Hager Jörg
Lê Bur Kim Anne
Rezzi Serge André Dominique
Springer Margherita
Wiederkehr Andreas

Language:

English

Remarque

Integrated and holistic systems approach from molecules to health - For MSc students only

Summary

The course will address how nutrition affects human health and disease. We will describe how nutrients are absorbed and metabolized. We will introduce the concept of the integrated systems approach to better define human health based on holistic phenotyping of human individuals

Content

Learning Outcomes

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

Teaching methods

Lectures

 

Expected student activities

Reading, analysis, presentation of a scientific article in the field of nutrition and preparation of a mini grant proposal.

Assessment methods

Weakly evaluation with a quiz (questions related to the course), presentation of one scientific article (from a proposed list), writing of mini grant

In the programs

Reference week

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