Internship abroad DDS Drug, Disp. and Saf. Assessm.


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

Entry Requirements

Courses ADMET, Drug-induced stress and cellular signalling, Advanced
Course on Drug Disposition and Safety Assessment, or equivalent


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

Target Audience


Additional Information

Students who want to perform an internship abroad should first obtain
approval from the exam committee and the mastercoordinator (dr JNM
prof dr P. Jennings
dr. J.N.M. Commandeur
dr. J.C. Vos

Custom Course Registration

Contact mastercoordinator dr. J.N.M. Commandeur (

General Information

Course Code XM_432756
Credits 24 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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