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

Diagnostic methodologies for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology - METODI E TECNICHE DI GENETICA E BIOLOGIA MOLECOLARE

Course code
4S000351
Name of lecturer
Marco Ligozzi
Number of ECTS credits allocated
2
Academic sector
MED/46 - BIOTECHNOLOGY AND METHODS IN LABORATORY MEDICINE
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 training objective is to provide adequate knowledge of the main diseases related to alterations of genes and theoretical principles of the techniques of cytogenetics and molecular genetics. Obtain adequate knowledge of the theoretical principles and applications of the techniques of detection of genetic alterations.

Syllabus

Human genome organization, Genetic polymorphisms, Nucleic acid extraction, Nucleic acids labeling and quantification, Gene amplification techniques: Signal Amplification, Target amplification ,
Chromosomal aberrations, Conventional cytogenetics, Molecular cytogenetics,
In situ hybridization FISH, Next generation Sequencing NGS,
QF PCR, Array CGH, MLPA PCR,
HLA typing, Genetic testing for clotting disorders, Tumor genetics,
Forensic genetics.Pharmacogenetics, Genomic imprinting.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
David Sadava, David M. Hillis, H. Craig Heller, May R. Berenbaum Biologia Volume 2 L’ereditarietà e il genoma (Edizione 4) Zanichelli 2014 ISBN 978-8-808-73520-1

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral and written reports with essay questions

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018






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