• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 days
    Duration
  • English
    Language
The aim of our summer school is to introduce students to get information and practice on modern approaches concerning cell biology, cytogenetics, molecular biology and ultrastructure. The From Genes to Cells - a Basic Course of Molecular, Cellular and Ultrastructural Biology course is offered at University of Pisa.

About

Our summer school 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 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.

The From Genes to Cells - a Basic Course of Molecular, Cellular and Ultrastructural Biology course is offered at University of Pisa.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: deadline two weeks before the beginning of the course 
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 days
    • Duration description

      2-14 July

  • Credits
    15 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

The course will be divided in:

  • a theoretical part organized in lectures covering modern technologies;
  • 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.

Lecturers

Prof.ssa Alessandra Falleni

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

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Academic Requirements

  • 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
  • Applicants are required to present a curriculum based on scientific background (biology, medicine, natural science, physics, chemistry)

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    550 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 550 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 days.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    550 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 550 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 days.
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Living costs for Pisa

  • 750 - 1100 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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