SATELLITE COURSES

OCTOBER 2 - 6

SIU. Sede de Investigación Universitaria
Universidad de Antioquia

COURSE 1

Current Topics and Emerging Models in Developmental Biology

October 2-6



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This course is designed for advanced undergraduate students, graduate students and postdocs who wish to learn about new emerging animal models and research questions in morphogenesis, organogenesis and regeneration. The course is theorethical/practical and aims to bring top leading researchers in close contact to the students and to present at least 5 experimental models: Hydra, Planaria, Insects, Zebrafish, Xenopus and Axolotl. Themes include: stem cells, neurogenesis and aging in selected invertebrates and R.O.S and transgenesis in selected vertebrates.


LECTURERS


Enrique Amaya, Federico Brown, Miguel Concha, Karen Echeverri, Brigitte Galliot, Rodrigo Nunes da Fonseca

COURSE 2

Comparative Genomics and Transcriptomics in non-model species

October 2-6



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This course is designed for advanced undergraduate students, graduate students and postdocs who wish to learn about the workflow required to develop projects that involve massive sequencing data and processing to answer questions in developmental biology.


LECTURERS


Jeremiah Smith, Yvan Wenger

How to apply


  • Register to the LASDB2017 meeting and submit payment online (only attendees of the LASDB2017 can apply).
  • Submit the form (Click Here).
  • During the form submission you will be asked to submit a single PDF file with:
    • CV.
    • a motivation letter.
    • a letter of recommendation (from your advisor).

Total number of students per course: 15


APPLICATION FORM

Deadline September 15