Courses MCBI

1st year bachelor Medicine VUmc

The first year bachelor Medicine course Skin and Immune responses (coordinator Prof. dr. Jack van Horssen) is given in September. This course addresses transcription, translation and DNA replication and repair as well as subcellular composition of cells. The course focusses on the (patho)physiology of the skin, including composition of the skin, damage and wound healing, and the role of the immune system. The course is given in Dutch.

The first year bachelor Medicine course Metabolic Systems (coordinator Prof. dr. Marjolein van Egmond) is given in November. The anatomy and function of lungs and the organs of the intestinal tract (intestines, stomach, liver, pancreas) is addressed during this course, including respiration and metabolism of nutrients. The course is given in Dutch.