Internship Abroad Drug Discovery and Safety research variant Drug Disposition and Safety Assessment

2018-2019

Course Objective

To perform research in the area of molecular and biochemical toxicology
and to get familiar with experimental approaches used in this field.
To define a hypothesis based on previous observations or publications,
and to design, execute and critically interpret the experiments
performed to test specific hypotheses.

Course Content

The research project will be carried out in a research group which is
active in the area of molecular and biochemical toxicology.

Teaching Methods

Experimental research project, starting with a brief literature survey
on the topic to be investigated.

Method of Assessment

Written report, (participation to) work discussions, and oral
presentation in the section of Molecular Toxicology.

Entry Requirements

Courses ADMET, Drug-induced stress and cellular signalling or equivalent
courses.

Literature

Relevant reviews will be provided at the start of the project.

Target Audience

Student master Drug Discovery and Safety, track Drug Disposition and
Safety Assessment

Additional Information

Students who want to perform an internship abroad should first obtain
approval from the exam committee and the mastercoordinator (dr JNM
Commandeur; j.n.m.commandeur@vu.nl).
VU-Supervisors:
prof dr P. Jennings
dr. J.N.M. Commandeur
dr. J.C. Vos

Custom Course Registration

Contact mastercoordinator dr. J.N.M. Commandeur (j.n.m.commandeur@vu.nl)

General Information

Course Code XM_432677
Credits 18 EC
Period Ac. Year (sept)
Course Level 500
Language of Tuition English
Faculty Faculty of Science
Course Coordinator dr. J.N.M. Commandeur
Examiner dr. J.N.M. Commandeur
Teaching Staff

Practical Information

You cannot register for this course yourself; your faculty's education office carries out registration

Last-minute registration is available for this course.

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