lbio1338  2020-2021  Louvain-la-Neuve

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information below is subject to change, in particular that concerning the teaching mode (presential, distance or in a comodal or hybrid format).
2 credits
0 h + 22.5 h
Q2
Language
French
Prerequisites

The prerequisite(s) for this Teaching Unit (Unité d’enseignement – UE) for the programmes/courses that offer this Teaching Unit are specified at the end of this sheet.
Content
The practical work is divided into three parts:
HISTOLOGY
Making histological sections from paraffin-embedded organs (liver, heart, muscle cross-section and muscle sectioned longitudinally
Staining of sections by PAS staining (glycogen detection)
BIOCHEMISTRY
Determination of glycogen in the liver and skeletal muscle by colorimetric technique
PHYSIOLOGY
Effect of stimulation frequency on muscle contraction
Effect of intensity of stimulation on muscle contraction
Effect of a pharmacological agent on muscle contraction
Teaching methods

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.

Practical work supervised by the assistants.
Evaluation methods

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.

Writing a report integrating the three components of the activity.
Bibliography
  • Syllabus avec les instructions pour les travaux pratiques
Les références recommandées sont spécifiées dans le syllabus
Teaching materials
  • Syllabus avec les instructions pour les travaux pratiques
Faculty or entity


Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
Additionnal module in Biology

Bachelor in Veterinary Medicine