Technical Training Courses

Training course for genetically-modified mouse generation using genome editing technology – TAKE method for mouse zygote electroporation –

1Overview

We will provide hands-on training of basic laboratory techniques to produce genetically-modified mouse strains, including mouse zygote thawing, electroporation, and embryo transfer. We will also give a brief lecture on the basics of genome editing.
[Schedule(PDF)]

2Date

Date Deadline for application
September 9, 2019 August 9, 2019 Closed.

3Place

BioResourse Research Center Main Building

4Eligibility

Those who have experience in mouse zygote electroporation are eligible.

5Capacity of enrollment

4-5 people

6Tuition

1,000 JPY

7How to apply

Please download, fill out, and submit the application form with an appendix including required information to the secretariat by post(see “For your application and inquiry”).

* Please ask the person holding an administrative position to sign in the “Responsible person” column in the application form.

8Notes

RIKEN provision requires that participants fill out a specific form for laboratory animal handling before joining the training course. It is recommended that participants have pre-training blood sampling at RIKEN for safety measure against bites and scratches by laboratory mice.
Accommodation for trainees is available in the RIKEN Tsukuba Institute unless it is full to capacity or there are other inevitable reasons.

Application Form
Training course for genetically-modified mouse generation using genome editing technology
– TAKE method for mouse zygote electroporation –
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Appendix PDF Word

For your application and inquiry

Secretariat of the technical courses at RIKEN Tsukuba Institute
3-1-1 Koyadai,Tsukuba-shi, Ibaraki 305-0074 Japan
FAX:+81-29-836-9100
E-Mail:kensyu@rtc.riken.jp