NIREH Summer Training Programme in Environmental Biotechnology | June 13 - 28, 2019 | Fee Rs. 5000/-

ICMR-National Institute for Research in Environmental Health (ICMR-NIREH) 
Kamla Nehru Hospital Building, Gandhi Medical College Campus 
Bhopal - 462 001 (MP)

Summer Training Programme in Environmental Biotechnology 

(June 13 - 28, 2019) 

The Summer Training Programme in Environmental Biotechnology is two weeks long handson training course offered by the ICMR-National Institute for Research in Environmental Health (ICMR-NIREH), Bhopal. Participants of this programme will experience the excitement of working in a unique academic ambience apt for cutting-edge scientific discourse. During this programme greater emphasis will be laid on the fundamental wet-lab tools and techniques relevant to environmental biotechnology. 

Course Content: 

Basic techniques pertaining to cell biology, molecular immunology, genetics and epigenetics shall be covered. 

1) Isolation of DNA, RNA and Proteins 
2) Conventional PCR 
3) Hot-start PCR 
4) Reverse Transcriptase PCR 
5) Real Time PCR 
6) Methylation Specific PCR 
7) mt-DNA Mutation Analysis 
8) Micro-RNA Profiling 
9) Multiplex Gene Expression Array 
10) SDS-PAGE & Western Blot Analysis 
11) Flow Cytometry 
12) FACS-Cell Signaling Assays 
13) Immunophenotyping 
14) Cytometric Bead Array Assay 
15) Histone Methylation Array 
16) Primary Cell Culture 
17) ELISA 
18) Chromosomal Aberration Assay 
19) G-banding & Micronuclei Assay 
20) Colony Forming Assays 

Eligibility: Students pursuing post-graduate courses in biological sciences, pharmaceutical sciences and medical sciences are encouraged to apply. 

Seats: Only 20 students will be admitted to the course. Application Procedure: Application in the prescribed format available at ICMR-NIREH website must reach us through e-mail at on or before 15 May, 2019. 

Selection: Procedure of screening and selection will be based upon academic credentials only. The list of selected candidates will be posted at institute’s website on 21 May, 2019. 

Fees: Registration fee of the course is Rs. 5000/= only. No lodging/boarding shall be provided and the participants shall have to make their own arrangements for the same. 

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