Coursebooks

Practical - Lemaitre Lab

BIO-638

Lecturer(s) :

Lemaitre Bruno

Language:

English

Frequency

Every year

Remark

3-day Block course, every year in January. To register, contact EDMS Administration 

Summary

Drosophila immunity. Give students a feel for some of the approaches pursued to understand mechanisms underlying cell division innate immunity in Drosophila.

Content

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...

http://lemaitrelab.epfl.ch/

Keywords

Drosophila, innate immunity, infection, gut immunity.

Resources

Websites

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German