Natural Products Valorization

NARVAL | Semester 2 | 4 ECTS

Responsibilities


Distinctions

  • Lectures
  • Seminars

Biography

This course provides knowledge on natural products (cosmetic, pharmaceutics...) extracted from marine organisms and on related nomenclature. It also connects natural products used in the day to day life to their taxonomic origin. 

 

Learning outcomes

 Students should develop

  • familiarity with a range of natural products and their medical uses
  • ability to recognize key compound classes on the basis of molecular structure
  • an appreciation of the mode of action of selected natural products
  • connecting marine organisms to bioproducts of interest

 

Instructors

  • Mohamed MEHIRI (UCA, ICN lab)
  • Cécile SABOURAULT (UCA, ECOMERS lab)
  • Nathanael GUIGO (UCA, ICN lab)