CIIL: Center of Immunity and Infection Lausanne-Epalinges. At the north terminus of the M2 metro line (Croisettes).
At the end of the course the students will be able to:
1st Semester: Overview of basic concepts as well as in depth lectures
Biology of Cancer (12h):
First-step research projects : A wide and diverse choice of laboratories (List of host labs)
2nd Semester: Lectures
Practical work :
Molecular and cellular biology (mass spectrometry and peptide-based cellular assays), whole tissue analysis (advanced flow cytometry and virtual histological analysis), writing and defending a grant proposal for your master thesis project.
3rd Semester: Learn the work at the bench and within a team.
Discover the fascinating world of ‘research’ where you test a novel hypothesis, venture into the unknown and try to expand our current knowledge on that topic. You can find all host laboratories here.
These skills have broad applicability across various professions in your future career.
Academic career: Basic research, Translational research, Clinical research (in immunology, infectious diseases, vaccinology, cancer), Teaching of biological sciences and biomedical sciences
Non-academic field: Research in the industry, Science Management, Granting agencies, Scientific journals, Regulation agencies, Patents, Clinical trials, Finances/Investment banking
We provide excellent training, inspire a passion for research, and equip you with the best tools for securing an exciting job!