• Application Deadline
  • 13 days
    Duration
  • Tuition
    550
    Tuition (Full programme)
    550
    Tuition (Full programme)
  • English
    Language
The From Genes To Cells: A Basic Course of Molecular, Cellular and Ultrastructural Biology programme from the University of Pisa is a practical, full-immersion course covering biotechniques that can be applied to the study of several biological subjects related to cell biology, gene expression and function analysis, genotoxicity and ultrastructural observations.
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

The From Genes To Cells: A Basic Course of Molecular, Cellular and Ultrastructural Biology programme from the University of Pisa is a practical, full-immersion course covering biotechniques that can be applied to the study of several biological subjects related to cell biology, gene expression and function analysis, genotoxicity and ultrastructural observations.

The course will be divided in: a) a theoretical part organized in lectures covering modern technologies; b) a practical part in which participants will be hosted in the laboratories and will be directly involved in the design and execution of several experimental protocols regarding the main topics object of the lectures.

The school is open to all postgraduate students, especially to PhD students, post-doctoral researchers and senior researchers from Universities, research institutes, clinics and industries. Undergraduated students will be also welcome. A maximum of 15 participants will be selected on the basis of their CV.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 13 days
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    15 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • Entry Level
    Bachelor
  • More information Go To The Course Website

Programme Structure

  • Experimental Course: Gene Expression Analysis In Situ.
  • Experimental Course: The Study Of Gene Function By Transient Gene Silencing Techniques.
  • Experimental Course: Basic Procedures In Transmission Electron Microscopy.
  • Experimental Course : Genotoxicity Biomarkers.
For more information please visit the programme website.

Audience

The school is open to all postgraduate students, especially to PhD students, post-doctoral researchers and senior researchers from Universities, research institutes, clinics and industries. Undergraduated students will be also welcome.

Lecturers

Prof.ssa Alessandra Falleni


Academic Requirements

The Summer and Winter Schools are open to university students and young professionals. However, there are certain programmes that require special conditions for admission.

Once you have found the summer or winter course you would like to take, and have visited the appropriate webpage, you are required to fill in the application form Once completed, you must send it to the coordinator's email address, along with your curriculum. The co-ordinator will reply to you within 3-5 working days.

Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • EUR 550 International
  • EUR 550 EU/EEA

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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