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300442 VO Molecular Medicine 1 (2017S)

Monogenetic Diseases

2.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie



Language: German, English

Examination dates



Preparatory meeting: Tue, 21.3.2017, 12:00; BZB/SR 1, Dr.Bohr-Gasse 9, 1030 Wien;
Lectures in May and June 2017; on Mon, Wed, Fri 14:00-15:30.
The exact dates can be found on moodle.
Lectures are partly in German and partly in English.
More information: http://molekularebiologie.univie.ac.at/; and on moodle


Aims, contents and method of the course

Introduction - Methods in Molecular Medicine ;- Laminopathies: mutations in nuclear lamina ;- Hämoglobin/Sickle cell anaemia and Thalassemia ;- The Presenelins/Alzheimer Disease ;- Opsine/Colour blindness ;- LDL Receptor/Familial Hypercholesterolemia ;- ApoE/Dysbetalipoproteinemia ;- Abetalipoproteinemia ;- ER Storage Diseases ;- Lysosomal Storage Diseases ; Alpha1-Antitrypsin-Mutations ;- Defects in ABC Transporters ;- CFTR/Cystic Fibrosis ;- Monogenic Heart(muscle) defects ;- Defects in Chromatin-proteins and DNA Repair ;- RNA Processing - Relevance to Diseases ;- Viral and nonviral Gene transfer in Gene therapie; Transscriptionfactors in Diseases and in Tumors ;- pRB, p53, und Tumor Suppression ;- DNA-Tumorviruses, e.g., Papilloma und Hepatitis B.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam.
Dates: End of June, end of October, middle of January, end of March.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

For a positive grade: min 50%

Examination topics

The lectures of the course

Reading list

Association in the course directory


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