March 12-14, 2014, Amstel Auditorium, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


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Satellite course: the chicken chorioallantoic membrane (CAM) model

Techniques and analysis of vascular and molecular parameters


In the context of the 5th International Meeting on Angiogenesis a course will be organized for those interested in using the chorioallantoic membrane in cancer biology and angiogenesis research.



Friday March 14th, 2014. 2.30 - 5.00 pm



Dr. Patrycja Nowak-Sliwinska, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland

Dr. Judy van Beijnum, VUMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


The Angiogenesis Laboratory, VUMC, Amsterdam.



- In ovo and ex ovo culture of the chicken embryo

- Xenotransplantation of (human) tumors on the CAM

- Techniques in topical and intraveneous treatment techniques

- Imaging of the vasculature

- Quantification vessel density and architecture

- Molecular PCR


A mix of lectures, practical training and discussion sessions will be provided. It can be organized to perform a pilot experiment with brought compounds of interest.


Registration: please send an email to

Fee: 50,- (payment onsite)