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Clinical Molecular Biology

Course code:

MS0041

Teacher:

Giuliana PELICCI

SSD:

BIO/12

Degree program:

Course in Medical Biotechnologies

Year:

II

Semester:

II

Credits

5

Hours

20

Comprehensive course:

Molecular diagnostics

Academic year:

2014/2015

 

Course objectives

Applications of genomic (microarray analysis, next-generation sequencing analysis) on diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of diseases.

 

Knowledge and skills expectations

General knowledge in Molecular Biology and Cellular Biology

 

Course program

  • Applications of genomic (microarray analysis, next-generation sequencing analysis) on diagnosis, prognosis and therapy of oncologic diseases.
  • Applications of genotypization : analysis of genetic variants, correlations genotype-disease, forensic medicine and pharmacogenomic.
  • Breakthrough tools for epigenetic studies.

 

Practical training

Preparation and discussion of selected scientific papers.

 

Optional activities

None

 

Course materials

None

 

Required texbooks / Bibliographic resources

Reviews and papers related to the arguments treated.

 

Methods of evaluation

Written test

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