Genome organization and maintenance in cancer and aging (GCA)

Course description Genome organization and maintenance in cancer and aging (GCA)
Year: 2016-2017
Catalog number: 4363GOMCA (GCA)
Teacher(s):
  • Prof.dr. J. Brouwer
Language: English
Blackboard: Yes
EC: 6
Level: 500
Period: Semester 1, Block II
  • Yes Elective choice
  • Yes Contractonderwijs
  • Yes Exchange
  • Yes Study Abroad
  • No Evening course
  • No A la Carte
  • No Honours Class

Genome organization and maintenance in cancer and aging
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Core course in MSc Life Science and Technology, elective course MSc Chemistry

Description

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.

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