26 October – 8 November 2009
This course provided a comprehensive overview and practical laboratory experience of the genetic manipulation
of ES cells for a broad range of applications. Attendees were in the main postdoctoral scientists and senior P
hD students actively engaged in research. The course covered a range of topics including recent advances in
genome informatics, BAC recombineering, transposon technology and conditional gene targeting.
Practical elements included:
Andras Nagy (Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Toronto, Canada), Andrew Smith (University of Edinburgh,
UK), Austin Smith (Wellcome Trust Centre for Stem Cell Research, Cambridge, UK), Drew Murphy (Regeneron,
NY, USA), Eugene Yu (Roswell Park Cancer Institute, NY, USA), Junji Takeda (Osaka University, Japan).
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