Trieste Course on Mouse Genetics 2015

16 - 19 March 2015 Trieste, Italy 

Organiser: Glauco Tocchini-Valentini (Institute of Cell Biology/CNR, Rome, Italy)

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ICGEB Conferences Unit
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Telephone: +39-040-3757333
Fax: +39-040-226555

Deadline for receipt of applications at ICGEB Trieste: 16 October 2014
For information contact the local organiser

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The ICGEB aims at strengthening the research capability of its Members through a comprehensive training programme and approach to promoting biotechnology internationally. The active participation of ICGEB Member States nationals in the ICGEB Meetings and Courses is therefore highly encouraged.

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  • The mouse: basic principles of mouse genetics
  • Mutagenesis approaches
  • Archiving
  • Phenotyping
  • Informatics and databases
  • Quantitative traits
  • Examples of disease model discovery
  • The use of mouse disease models as a therapeutic tool

Invited speakers include:

Philip Avner (EMBL Outstation, Mouse Biology Unit, Rome, Italy)
Steve Brown (MRC Harwell, Mammalian Genetics Unit, Harwell Science and Innovation Campus,UK)
Roger D. Cox (MRC Harwell, Mammalian Genetics Unit, Harwell Science and Innovation Campus, UK)
Mauro Giacca (ICGEB, Trieste, Italy)
Martin Hrabé de Angelis (Institute of Experimental Genetics, Helmholtz Zentrum München, GmbH, Germany)
K.C. Kent Lloyd (UC Davis, CA, USA)
Daniela Marazziti (Cell Biology and Neurobiology Institute/CNR, Rome, Italy)
Hugh Morgan (MRC Harwell, Harwell Science and Innovation Campus, UK)
Andrés F. Muro (ICGEB, Trieste, Italy)
Paul Schofield (University of Cambridge, UK)
Wolfgang Wurst (Institute of Developmental Genetics, Helmholtz Zentrum München, GmbH, Germany)


Deadline for applications: 16 October 2014

Preliminary programme

Meeting Announcement


Selected lectures from the Course available through the ICGEB Podcast programme



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