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Because of the impact worldwide of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the 2020 International Summer Programmes have been replaced by the Virtual Summer Festival of Learning

This course is part of the Science Summer Programme Term II 2020.

To apply for this course, please enrol on the programme above, and then select the courses you wish to study. For more information about Summer Programmes please visit our Summer Programmes Page.

Allergic responses to bees, nuts, dust mites, pollen and animal fur are common place. Some animals produce rather unpleasant venoms and toxins. Many chemicals, small molecules and heavy metals are potent poisons. Using multiple case studies this course will explore the biochemical and physiological basis of how and why these substances can be so unpleasant and dangerous.

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Course dates

19 Jul 2020 to 25 Jul 2020

Course duration

1 week

Apply by

06 Jul 2020

Course director

Venue

International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
Cambridge
United Kingdom
01223 760850

Qualifications / Credits

Non-accredited

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

Course code

Pc2