Results for "OX11 0RD" (9)

Introduction to inheritanceHC512G02

Start Date16 Apr 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueOxfordshire
FeesFrom £165.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
This course introduces the biological macromolecules; lipids, carbohydrates, proteins and nucleic acids, looking at basic structure and main functions within the body. The course then investigates nucleic acids and proteins in more detail, looking at different types and their roles. There are several workshops...

Introduction and intermediate level mouse geneticsHC547G01

Start Date17 Apr 2018
Duration2 Days
VenueOxfordshire
FeesFrom £330.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
You will progress from a basic to intermediate level training in genetic inheritance, including: Mendelian gene inheritance; breeding plans; dominant and recessive alleles; and an introduction to mouse genetic backgrounds. This CPD is run by the prestigious Medical Research Council, and is aimed at technical staff,...

Genome editing in mice using (CRISPR/Cas9)HC548G01

Start Date19 Apr 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueOxfordshire
FeesFrom £165.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
Through this CPD you will gain a background to the advancing technology of genome editing using the CRISPR/Cas9 system in mice. You will learn the most common systems in use work and give a practical understanding of both the advantages and the limitations of using genome editing for germline transgenesis in mice....

Conditional transgenicsHC515G02

Start Date20 Apr 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueOxfordshire
FeesFrom £165.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
This course will explain the basic concept of conditional transgenesis. We will review sources of information on available reagents. We will discuss the advantages and challenges of using such systems. We will examine how to plan for restricting the expression of a transgene to the time and tissue required for your...

Mouse necropsy practical training courseHC518G02

Start Date23 Apr 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueOxfordshire
FeesFrom £165.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
This course is aimed at technical staff and students and provides a basic training in standard mouse necropsy procedures. It includes video footage, demonstrations and practical sessions presented by experienced technicians. The course covers the approach for the dissection and collection of 40 tissues (including the...

Mouse tissue cut-in and processing practical training courseHC520G02

Start Date24 Apr 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueOxfordshire
FeesFrom £165.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
This course is aimed at technical staff and students and follows on from the mouse necropsy course. It covers considerations for the treatment of tissues collected at necropsy, some of the routinely used solutions and the cutting in of tissues in preparation for histological processing and embedding. The course...

Collection and processing of mouse blood and urine samplesHC522G02

Start Date25 Apr 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueOxfordshire
FeesFrom £165.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
This course is aimed at technical staff and students. It covers the various considerations to take into account when requesting or collecting blood and urine samples from mice for routine diagnostic procedures (e.g. haematology, clinical chemistry and immunoassays) methods of sample collection, sample processing and...

Pipetting, weighing and dosing skills for mouse husbandry staffHC549G01

Start Date26 Apr 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueOxfordshire
FeesFrom £165.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
You will gain basic training in routine laboratory skills, including: liquid handling/pipetting; and weighing and dosing of mice. Taught through demonstrations and practical sessions presented by experienced technicians and a veterinary surgeon. Run by the prestigious Medical Research Council, this course is aimed at...

Bioinformatics of mouse phenotyping dataHC523G02

Start Date27 Apr 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueOxfordshire
FeesFrom £165.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
The course will consist of a mixture of taught lectures followed by practical exercises and will cover the following areas: the International Mouse Phenotyping Consortium (IMPC) portal and several tools that are hosted here: Phenoview Internet Embryo Viewer (IEV) Phenstat Parallels what can be done with downloaded...