Practical workshop

PRACTICAL SESSIONS will be scheduled for the first part of Day 0.  

Developmental Biology of Invertebrates: 

  • model organism D. melanogaster (development, handling, markers, microscopy)
  • work with rotifer (a toxicological and lifespan model)

Developmental Biology of Vertebrates:

  • work with chicken embryos (opening eggs, staining embryos, embryo staging according HH staging system,  implantation of beads)
  • work with mouse embryo (collection of embryos, establishment of organ cultures, imaging)
  • work with zebrafish (in situ hybridization, imaging)
  • work with different microscopy systems in developmental biology (fluorescent, confocal, light sheet fluorescence microscopy)