DST Sponsored Short-term Training Course in Cell Culture Technology.
Applications on plain paper are invited for the short-term ‘Hands on Training Course on Use of Cell Culture Technology for Studying Apoptosis and Angiogenesis’ for college teachers and research scholars for a period of eight days from 24 to 31 January 2011.
The course is mainly practical oriented with invited lectures. Apoptosis assays focus on nuclear staining, DNA ladder, western blotting for expression of Bax, Bcl2 and CAD and FACS analysis.
Angiogenesis assays such as endothelial cell proliferation, tube formation, migration, microvessel density counting, immunohistochemistry, corneal micro pocket and shell-less CAM assays will be covered.
Eligibility: Teachers (UG/PG) with regular position and teaching Life Sciences or Biotechnology and Research Scholars enrolled for Ph.D. programme (Life Sciences) are eligible to apply.
Number of participants is limited to 20. Selection of candidates is based on review of applications by an expert committee. Interested teachers and research scholars should forward their application with bio-data through proper channel to the following address so as to reach on or before 10 January 2011.