International Summer Program Rafael Altamira

TECHNICAL APPROACHES TO THE STUDY OF EXTREMOPHILES FROM JUNE 26 TO JUNE 29

 

Venue: University of Alicante campus.
CONTACT HOURS: 32

COURSE TAUGHT IN ENGLISH

CERTIFICATES

  • Certificate of Attendance (minimum of 80% attendance, will be handed in the last day of class)
  • Certificate of Achievement: Students need to pass their evaluation to obtain this certificate, it will be delivered after receiving final grades before the end of October 2017.

Requirements: Intermediate English Level

Registration: From March 15 until the course is full.
Online registration available: www.isp.ua.es
 
E-mail:
summercourses@ua.es

 

 

 

DIRECTOR:

Dr. Josefa Antón Botella
Dpt. Fisiología, Genética y  Microbiología

Universidad de Alicante

 

 

 


 
 

Monday 26  

  9:00 - 10:00  h    

Course presentation
Josefa Antón Botella. Associate professor of Microbiology. University of Alicante

10:00 - 11.00 h

Opening lecture: CRISPR: from brine to brain.
Francisco J.M. Mojica. Associate professor of Microbiology. University of Alicante

11:30 - 14:30 h

Lab session. Viruses from extreme environments (I). Extremophile culture (I)
Elina Roine.
Programme in Molecular Virology. University of Helsinky

16:00 – 19:00 h

Nucleic acid and amplification (I). FISH
José Luis Sanz Martín
. Microbiology Professor. Autonomous University of Madrid

Tuesday 27  
9:00 - 10:30 h

Lab sesión. Gene transfer in thermophiles and Halophiles (I)
José Berenguer Carlos. Microbiology Professor. Autonomous University of Madrid

10:30 - 14:00 h 

 Lab session. Electron microscopy of samples from extreme environments
Mª Asunción de los Ríos Murillo
. CSIC Scientist. Institut of Natural Resources
Jacek Wierzchos. CSIC Scientist. Institut of Natural Resources

15:00 - 19:00 h

Lab session. Nucleic acid extraction and amplification (II)
Extremophile culture (II). Viruses from extreme environments (II)

Juan Miguel González Grau. CSIC Scientist. The Institut of Natural Resources and Agrobiology

Wednesday 28  
9:00 - 10:00 h


Invited talk: Metaproteomics of natural environments
Joseph Christie-Oleza. Natural Environment Research Council Fellow. University of Warwick

 

10:00 - 14:00 h

Lab session. Recombinant expression and characterization of extremozymes
José Berenguer Carlos.
Microbiology Professor. Autonomous University of Madrid

Mª José Bonete Pérez. Biochemistry Professor. University of Alicante

16:00 -19:00 h

Computer room session. Genomics and metagenomics of extreme environments
Manuel Martínez García. Associate professor of Microbiology. University of Alicante

Thursday 29  
9:00 - 10:00 h

 Lecture: Microfluidics
Aurelio Hidalgo. Molecular Biology Department. Center for Molecular Biology "Severo Ochoa"

10:00 - 12:00 h 

Lab session. Gene transfer in thermophiles and halophiles (II). Encapsulation of extremophiles in microdroplets
José Berenguer Carlos. Microbiology Professor. Autonomous University of Madrid

12:00 - 13:15 h

Applications of Extremophiles: Quorum sensing and quorum quenching enzymes
Inmaculada Llamas. Associate professor of Microbiology. University of Granada

15:00 - 18:00 h

General discussion

18:00 - 19:00 h Closing lecture
Antonio Ventosa Ucero. Microbiology Professor. University of Sevilla

 

              

    

 

  ORGANIZED WITH  
 
 

SPONSORS

 

 

 

 


                       

 


                                           

 

                      

 

           

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                 

 

                             

 

Esta web utiliza Cookies...+info. Aceptar