Bachelor's degree in Biomedical Laboratory Techniques (to qualify as a biomedical laboratory worker) (Verona)

Diagnostic methodologies for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology - METODOLOGIA DIAGNOSTICA MOLECOLARE

Course code
4S000351
Name of lecturer
Martina Montagnana
Number of ECTS credits allocated
2
Academic sector
BIO/12 - CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
TLB LEZ 3ANNO 1 SEM 16-17 dal Oct 2, 2017 al Dec 7, 2017.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The course aims to make students understand the role of genetic testing in the clinical course of the patient. The course also aims to provide students who have no medical training the basic knowledge on the clinical aspects concerning the genetic basis of diseases. The course aims to provide an updated view of molecular biology techniques that are used in a clinical setting.

Syllabus

• Introduction and organization of the molecular biology laboratory
• Extraction of nucleic acids
• Electrophoresis of nucleic acids
• Hybridization dot/blot and reverse dot/blot
• Microarrays
• PCR e Real-time PCR
• Sequencing and next generation sequencing
• Main methods of proteomics (chromatography, spettrometry..)
• FISH and Array-CGH

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Neri G e Genuardi M Genetica Umana e Medica (Edizione 3) EDRA LSWR - Masson 2014 978-88-217-3743-4

Assessment methods and criteria

Written test.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018






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