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300085 SE COSB Colloquium (2017S)

Vorträge im Center for Organismal Systems Biology

1.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first serve).


max. 30 participants
Language: English



Lectures will take place generally on mondays from 11:15 - 12:30 in Seminar room 3, Haus 1, Althanstrasse, 1090 Wien. The precise dates and speakers will be announced on posters and sent out by email during the first week of the semester.

First unit: March 6, 2017

Preliminary program, speakers confirmed

06. 03. Mihaela PAVLICEV University of Cincinnati Medical School, USA
Pregnancy as maternal-fetal negotiation:
The added value of single cell transcriptomics

20. 03. Ghislain THIERY University of Poitiers, FRA
Comparing the dental tools of extant and extinct primates using 3D dental topography

03. 04. Pedro MARTINEZ University of Barcelona, ESP
Xenacoelomorph nervous systems: From genomes to morphology

24. 04. Barbara CASPERS University of Bielefeld, GER
title: tbd

22. 05. Eli AMARA Weizmann Institute of Science, ISR
Trust none of what you hear and less of what you see: Living with caspases and dying without them

12. 06. Luisa PALLARES Princeton University, USA
title: tbd

26. 06. Nicolas PERRIN University of Lausanne, SUI
title: tbd


Aims, contents and method of the course

A series of lectures which introduces expert speakers from disciplines related to the COSB: Centre for Organismal Systems Biology. The main concern of this colloquium is the presentation of findings, questions and discussion of modern developments. Attendance is particularly recommended to Master and PhD students.

Assessment and permitted materials

Attendants are expected to attend the full suite of lectures.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Attendence is required to obtain a certificate of attendence by the end of the semester.

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory


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