Animal cell biology : complements

lvet1295  2020-2021  Louvain-la-Neuve

Animal cell biology : complements
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
20.0 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.
Aims

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

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At the end of the course, the students should be able to :
-         Describe most aspects of animal cell function (mitosis, protein synthesis, receptors and signaling pathways')
-         Describe how the neuro-muscular system and the main sensory organs work
-         Solve simple clinical cases related to those functions
-         Make link with other courses (anatomy, histology, biochemistry
At the end of the course, the students will have a thorough knowledge of:
-         Animal cell biology (complementary with biochemical courses)
Nervous physiology (central and periphery nervous system, sensory organs) and muscle physiology (skeletal and smooth muscles)
 

The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
Content


Table of Contents :
Animal cell biology :
  • Nucleus organisation
  • Transcription and translation
  • Cytoskeleton and cell motility
  • Cell cycle
  • Cell death : necrosis, necroptosis, apoptosis and autophagy
  • Biomembranes
  • Cell communication
Teaching methods

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



Lectures
Evaluation methods

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

Oral and/or written examination
Bibliography


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Teaching materials
  • transparents sur moodle
Faculty or entity


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

Title of the programme
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
Bachelor in Veterinary Medicine