BIO-603(SK) / 1 credit

Teacher: Schoonjans Kristina

Language: English

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


Every year


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


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.


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!


Bile acid signaling

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Basic knowledge of cellular biology and metabolism.

Assessment methods

Oral presentation



In the programs

  • Number of places: 3
  • Exam form: Oral presentation (session free)
  • Subject examined: Practical - Schoonjans Lab
  • Lecture: 6 Hour(s)
  • Practical work: 18 Hour(s)
  • Type: mandatory

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