Introductory Module
October 4th-28th, 2005.

Modules : IM | MSS1 | MSS2 | EFG1 | EFG2 | EFG3 | BN1 | BN2

 
 

Basics on the Theory of Evolution

Isabel Gordo (IGC), Francisco Dionisio (IGC), Henrique Teotonio (IGC), Elio Sucena (IGC)

Statistics

Dinis Pestana (FCUL), Susana Vinga (INESC,ITQB), and Nuno Sepulveda (IGC)

Basics of Biology

Jorge Carneiro (IGC), Jose Feijo (FCUL, IGC), Alvaro Tavares (IST,IGC), Helena Soares (ESTeSL,IGC)
Isabel Palmeirim (UM), Moises Mallo (IGC, FMUL), Marta Moita (IGC), Jocelyne Demengeot (IC), Sukalyan Chatterjee (IGC)

A Primer in Computer Science: Algorithms

Ana Teresa Freitas (INESC, IST)

Logics

Pavao Martins (IST)

Introduction to Programming (Python)

Antonio Leal

Tuesday, October 4th, 2005

10h30-11h00 Welcome by Jorge Carneiro

11h00-12h00 Lecture by Antonio Coutinho

12h00-13h00 IGC Seminar. Luis Graca
          From transplants to allergy, and from allergy to autoimmunity:
          Chasing regulatory T cells around the world

Lunch

14h30-15h45 Administrative stuff

16h00-17h30 Introduction to Computer Network and Operating System. Joao Sousa (IGC)

18h00-18h15 Basics of Biology. Jorge Carneiro (IGC)

 

Thursday, October 6th, 2005

09h00-10h50 Basics on the Theory of Evolution.1. H. Teotonio, I. Gordo and F. Dionisio (IGC)
          Problems in Evolutionary Biology; History and Darwin

          Natural Selection; Introduction to Molecular Evolution

11h00-13h00 Basics of Biology .1. Jose Feijo (FCUL, IGC)
          Cell polarity, growth and morphogenesis

Lunch

14h30-15h45 Basics of Unix. Joao Sousa (IGC)

 

Friday, October 7th, 2005

09h00-10h45 Basics on the Theory of Evolution.2. Francisco Dionisio and Isabel Gordo
          Allopatric and sympatric speciation
          Speciation in Bacteria

12h00-13h00 IGC Seminar. Joseph Kunkle
          Application of Non-invasive Scanning Microprobes to Biological Systems

Lunch

14h30-16h00 Introduction to the IGC Library. Margarida Meira (IGC)

16h30-18h00 Basics of Unix. Joao Sousa (IGC)

 

Monday, October 10th, 2005

09h00-10h50 Statistics .1. Dinis Pestana (FCUL)

11h00-13h00 Basics on the Theory of Evolution .3. Francisco Dionisio (IGC)
          The paradox of altruism and spiteful behavior
          Practical Examples

Lunch

14h30-16h00 Presentation of the Bioinformatics Unit @IGC. Pedro Fernandes (IGC)

 

Tuesday, October 11th, 2005

09h00-10h50 Statistics .2. Dinis Pestana (FCUL)

11h00-13h00 Basics on the Theory of Evolution .4. Isabel Gordo (IGC)
          Evolution of antibiotic resistance and of mutation rate
          Theory of adaptation
          Virus evolution and testing of the theory

Lunch

14h30- Meeting with Marie-France Sagot

 

Wednesday, October 12th, 2005

09h00-10h50 Statistics .3. Dinis Pestana (FCUL)

11h00-13h00 Basics on the Theory of Evolution .5. Henrique Teotonio (IGC)
          Evolution of Phenotypes and Adaptation
          Sex and outcrossing in experimental evolution
          Genotype-phenotype mapping

Lunch

16h30-18h00 Basics of Biology .2. Alvaro Tavares (IST,IGC)
          Cell cycle. Mitoses and Meiosis.

 

Thursday, October 13th, 2005

09h00-10h50 Basics on the Theory of Evolution .6. Elio Sucena, Henrique Teotónio, and Isabel Gordo           Review paper presentation and discussion

11h00-13h00 Basics of Biology .3. Isabel Palmeirim and Moises Mallo
          Development

Lunch

15h30-16h30 Watching real embryos in the lab (Isabel Palmeirim).

16h30-18h00 Basics of Biology .4. Isabel Palmeirim (UM) and Moises Mallo (IGC, FMUL)
          Development (cont).

 

Friday, October 14th, 2005

09h00-10h50 Basics on the Theory of Evolution .7. Elio Sucena (IGC)
          Evolution of Development

11h00-12h00 Logics .1. Pavao Martins (IST)

12h00-13h00 IGC Seminar: To be announced

Lunch

14h30-15h50 Basics of Biology .5. Isabel Palmeirim (UM) and Moises Mallo (IGC, FMUL)
          Development (cont).

Basics of Biology .6. Alvaro Tavares (IST,IGC)
          Cell cycle (cont).

 

Monday, October 17th, 2005 IGC Annual Meeting

09h00-10h50 Statistics .4. Dinis Pestana (FCUL)

11h00-13h00 Logics .2. Pavao Martins (IST)

Lunch

18h00-18h20 Basics of Biology PBL (Jorge Carneiro)

 

Tuesday, October 18th, 2005 IGC Annual Meeting

09h00-10h50 Statistics .5. Dinis Pestana (FCUL)

Lunch

 

Wednesday, October 19th, 2005 IGC Annual Meeting

09h00-10h50 Statistics .6. Dinis Pestana (FCUL)

11h00-13h00 Introduction to Programming (Python) .1. Leal

Lunch

18h00-18h20 Basics of Biology PBL (Jorge Carneiro)

 

Thursday, October 20th, 2005 IGC Annual Meeting

11h00-13h00 Introduction to Programming (Python) .2. Leal

Lunch

 

Friday, October 21th, 2005 IGC Annual Meeting

09h00-10h50 Introduction to Programming (Python) .3. Leal

11h00-13h00 Logics .3. Pavao Martins (IST)

Lunch

18h00-18h20 Basics of Biology PBL (Jorge Carneiro)

 

Monday, October 24th, 2005

09h00-10h50 Statistics .7. Dinis Pestana (FCUL)

11h00-13h00 Basics of Programming (Python). 4. Leal

Lunch

 

Tuesday, October 25th, 2005

09h00-10h50 Statistics .8. Dinis Pestana (FCUL)

11h00-12h00 Algorithms. 1. Ana Teresa Freitas (INESC, IST)

Lunch

14h30-16h30 Basics of Biology .7. Helena Soares (FCUL, IGC)
          Cytoskeleton and stress

 

Wednesday, October 26th, 2005

09h00-10h50 Statistics .8. Dinis Pestana (FCUL)

11h00-12h00 Algorithms. 2. Ana Teresa Freitas (INESC, IST)

12h00-13h00 IGC Seminar: To be announced

Lunch

14h30-16h00 Basics of Biology . 8. Marta Moita (IGC)
          Nervous system and cognition

 

Thursday, October 27th, 2005

09h00-10h50 Basics of Biology .9. Jocelyne Demengeot (IGC)

          Immune system and somatic adaptation.

11h00-13h00 Algorithms. 3. Ana Teresa Freitas (INESC, IST)

Lunch

17h30-18h00 Basics of Biology PBL (Jorge Carneiro)

 

Friday, October 28th, 2005

09h00-10h50 Basics of Biology .10. Sukalyan Chatterjee (IGC)

11h00-12h00 Algorithms. 4. Ana Teresa Freitas (INESC, IST)

12h00-13h00 IGC Seminar: To be announced

Lunch

17h30-18h00 Basics of Biology PBL (Jorge Carneiro)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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