Genome organization and maintenance in cancer and aging (GCA)

Vakbeschrijving Genome organization and maintenance in cancer and aging (GCA)
Collegejaar: 2014-2015
Studiegidsnummer: 4363GOMCAY
  • Prof.dr. J. Brouwer
Voertaal: Engels
Blackboard: Ja
EC: 6
Niveau: 500
Periode: Semester 1, Blok II
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Core course in MSc Life Science and Technology, elective course MSc Chemistry


To understand the organization, regulation and functioning of our genome, in normal, cancer and aging situations the students will be lectured in the following topics: chromatin structure, histone modifications, gene regulation, recombination, silencing of genes on DNA and RNA level and chromatin remodelling. Bioinformatics aspects are also part of this course.