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300081 UE Practical Course in Molecular Genetics and Pathology (2016S)


10.00 ECTS (6.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work


max. 15 participants
Language: German



Ort: ÜR/BZB, Dr. Bohrg. 9/6.Stock, 1030 Wien.
Termin: 29.8. - 9.9.2016(ganztägig)
Vorbesprechung: 21.06.2016,15.00 Uhr ,MFPL Bibliothek Ebene 2
Positive Absolvierung der Vorlesung 300101 Epigenetik (WS) Egger, Seiser
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Aims, contents and method of the course

1. Telomeric trans-silencing and PEV in the Drosophila germ line

2. In vivo DNA/histone modification assays in Drosophila polytene chromosomes

3. Monitoring DNA methylation dynamics in human tissue samples via COBRA analyses

4. Effect of linc RNAs on reprogramming chromatin and promoting human cancer metastasis

5. The effect of HDAC inhibitors on histone marks and expression in somatic tissues, tumors and cancer metastasis

Assessment and permitted materials

Compulsory attendance; the evaluation consists of different performances: active participation and results obtained, written report, theoretical knowledge including final exam (the percentage of the subgrades will be announced by the course leader); each of the subgrades must have a positive evaluation.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory

MGE I-2, Biologische Chemie: BIO II-1

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