BIO-638 / 1 credit
Teacher: Lemaitre Bruno
Remark: 3-day Block course, every year in January. To register, contact EDMS Administration
Drosophila immunity. Give students a feel for some of the approaches pursued to understand mechanisms underlying cell division innate immunity in Drosophila.
Students will learn how to use Drosophila to dissect host-pathogen interactions. Lab work will include survival analysis using wild-type and mutant fly stocks, antimicrobial peptide gene expression using RT-qPCR or reporter genes, methods to infect flies...
Please note that you are not allowed to inscribe in your own group!
Note that 3 practical courses are mandatory for all EDMS students and that they have the priority; each course has between 2 to 4 possible slots.
Therefore, please do not register by yourself to this course, this will be done by the EDMS program administrator!
Drosophila, innate immunity, infection, gut immunity.
In the programs
- Number of places: 2
- Exam form: Project report (session free)
- Subject examined: Practical - Lemaitre Lab
- Lecture: 6 Hour(s)
- Practical work: 18 Hour(s)