Lab Rotation:

Pluripotent Stem Cells / Reprogramming

 

Content of Teaching:

  • Characteristics of totipotent and pluripotent cells
  • Induced Pluripotency
  • Reprogramming and transdifferentiation of cells
  • Gen knock out technologies

Aims:

  • Understanding pluripotency of cells
  • Understanding the epigenetic basis of reprogramming
  • Overview about gene knock-out technologies

Grading:

  • Oral presentation and written assignment