BIO-488 / 5 credits

Teacher(s): Radtke Freddy, De Palma Michele

Language: English

Withdrawal: It is not allowed to withdraw from this subject after the registration deadline.

Remark: only one registration per student to a scientific thinking course


Summary

The theme of the course is the role of inflammation in cancer. It focuses on the regulation and multifaceted functions of tumor-associated inflammatory cells, and how they promote or oppose cancer.

Content

Keywords

Inflammation; Cancer; Immunity; Macrophage; Myeloid cell; T-cell; Tumor-promoting function; Tumor-antagonizing function; Mouse model of cancer; Cell reprogramming; Pre-clinical trial;
Clinical trial.

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

Cancer biology I and II

Resources

Bibliography

Hanahan and Weinberg, Hallmarks of cancer : The next generation (Cell, 2011)

In the programs

  • Semester: Fall
  • Number of places: 20
  • Exam form: During the semester (winter session)
  • Subject examined: Scientific project design in translational oncology
  • Lecture: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Semester: Fall
  • Number of places: 20
  • Exam form: During the semester (winter session)
  • Subject examined: Scientific project design in translational oncology
  • Lecture: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9  CM1104  
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     

Wednesday, 8h - 10h: Lecture CM1104