Workshop on Alternative Splicing and Disease

Meeting Location: 
Montpellier, France
Meeting date: 
July 20-25, 2009

The workshop offers a one-week in depth practical and theoretical introduction into alternative splicing related to human disease. The practical course is organized by the Institute of Molecular Genetics at the University of Montpellier. The theoretical background addressed by speakers is complemented by
experiments covering the most important aspects of alternative splicing. The number of participants is limited to 26.

A complementary EURASNET course on
RNA-Protien Interactions in pre-mRNA splicing is held in Barcelona.

TOPICS

  • in vivo splicing
  • in vitro splicing
  • CLIP
  • Bioinformatic analysis
  • Correction of splicing
  • Drug treatment
  • Array analysis
  • Cellular localisation
  • qPCR

Please, check the description of planned experiments.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER:
Tom Cooper

INVITED SPEAKERS

  • Gil Ast
  • Brage Storstein Andresen
  • Annemieke Aartsma-Rus
  • Diana Baralle
  • Edouard Bertrand
  • Jean-Christophe Bourdon
  • Alan Cochrane

For more info, please see the workshop flyer.