Literature in Bioscience Research I【220305】

Basic course information

Course type International Course Credits 1
Elective/Compulsory 必修 Course format 演習
Course start 1年次 Room L12会議室

Course outline

Supervising lecturer Bessho
Lecturer 別所他
Course objectives In this class, the students will learn the basic technologies in Gene cloning and DNA analysis and their history of development.
Course methodology Every participant reads the indicated chapter of the textbook prior to the class. The indicated discussion leader(s) illustrate the contents of the chapter, and organize discussion.

Course plan

Comments Number Topic Content
1 Chapter 1 and 2 Importance of Gene Cloning and DNA Analysis, and Vector for Gene Cloning.
2 Chapter 3 and 4 Purification of DNA from Living Cells, and Manipulation of Purified DNA
3 Chapter 5 and 6 Introduction of DNA into Living Cells, and Cloning Vectors for E. coli
4 Chapter 7 and 8 Cloning Vectors for Eukaryotes, and How to Obtain a Clone of a Specific Gene
5 Chapter 9 and 10 The Polymerase Chain Reaction, and Sequencing Genes and Genomes
6 Chapter 11 and 12 Studying Gene Expression and Function, and Studying Genomes
7 Chapter 13 and 14 Production of Protein from Cloned Genes, and Gene Cloning and DNA Analysis in Medicine
8 Chapter 15 and 16 Gene Cloning and DNA Analysis in Agriculture, and Gene Cloning and DNA Analysis in Forensic Science and Archaeology
9 予備日(spare date)

Textbook/Reference book

Textbook T.A. Brown, GENE CLONING & DNA ANALYSIS 7th edition (Wiley-Blackwell)
Reference book

Other information

Eligibility for this course Students are required to attend a minimum of 2/3 of classes.
Consultation times 13:30-15:00 in the day of the class.
Grades/Evaluation Grading of this course will be decided according to presentation (50%) and the contribution to the discussion (50%).
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Important information This will be taught in English.