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EXTENDED DEADLINE Course "Optics, forces & development", 25 March-5 April, Santiago, Chile

posted Oct 18, 2018, 10:44 AM by Flavio Zolessi   [ updated Oct 25, 2018, 1:42 PM ]
Organiser: Miguel L. Concha (Biomedical Neuroscience Institute and Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile)
Co-organisers: Steffen Härtel, Mauricio Cerda and Rodrigo Soto (Biomedical Neuroscience Institute and University of Chile, Santiago, Chile)

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Deadline for receipt of applications by local organisers: 29 November 2018

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. For more information on the terms of participation and funding opportunities for this event please access the meeting website or contact the local organisers directly.

This Course aims at training a selected group of students, postdocs and junior investigators in theoretical and practical aspects of in vivo microscopy and strategies for the visualization and manipulation of forces in developing tissues. It offers a stimulating inter-disciplinary environment that gathers specialists from the fields of developmental biology, physics, computer science, & electrical engineering.

Optics and in vivo imaging, image processing and analysis, cell and tissue mechanics, physical modelling, cell migration and tissue morphogenesis, fish embryo models (zebrafish, killifish).

Flavio Zolessi,
Oct 25, 2018, 1:41 PM