UE 9-6b et c : Recombinant antibodies and Immunotherapy

  • Objectives 
Design, development and production of recombinant antibodies.

  • Program and Content of the Module
Theoretical courses : 20 h
  • Molecular evolution of recombinant antibodies
  • From camelids to medicines: next-generation therapeutic antibodies ?
  • Selection and therapeutic potential of non-human primates antibodies targeting a bacterial toxin
  • Optimisation of monoclonal therapeutic antibodies: from bench to bedside
  • Anti-toxins recombinant antibodies. New antibody formats and therapeutic or diagnostic potential
  • Rabies and actual treatments: potential of recombinant antibodies.

Tutorials : 10 h
  • Critical analysis of English written scientific publications in relation with programs of UE 9.1, 9.2, 9.4, 9.6, 9.7, 9.8 et 9.9
  • Fifteen minutes oral presentation (pair working) of a scientific publication followed by 15 minutes of questions by the jury and other students of the track