Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Japanese
Academic Year 2018Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Science(Master's program)
Lecture Code Q6012101 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 分子遺伝学
Subject Name
(Katakana)
ブンシイデンガク
Subject Name in
English
Molecular Genetics
Instructor SAKAMOTO NAOAKI,YAMAMOTO TAKASHI,SUZUKI KENICHI,SAKUMA TETSUSHI
Instructor
(Katakana)
サカモト ナオアキ,ヤマモト タカシ,スズキ ケンイチ,サクマ テツシ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  Second Semester
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2nd) Thur5-6:SCI B101
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
LectureLecture:PowerPoint will be used and some reference materials will be distributed for each lecture. 
Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 6 : Graduate Advanced
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 26 : Basic Biology
Eligible Students Master's course students
Keywords gene, genome, transcription, translation 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Students will learn about DNA structures, mechanisms of gene expression (transcription, RNA processing, translation), chromatin and chromosome structures, structure of genome and experimental technics to analyze genomic function in order to understand the molecular basis of biological phenomena. 
Class Schedule lesson1: DNA structure (Sakamoto Naoaki)
lesson2: Replication of genetic information (Sakamoto Naoaki)
lesson3: Molecular mechanism of heredity (Sakamoto Naoaki)
lesson4: Transcription and RNA processing (Sakamoto Naoaki)
lesson5: Translation (protein synthesis) (Sakamoto Naoaki)
lesson6: Transcriptional regulation in prokaryotes (Sakamoto Naoaki)
lesson7: Transcriptional regulation in eukaryotes (1) (Sakamoto Naoaki)
lesson8: Transcriptional regulation in eukaryotes (2) (Sakamoto Naoaki)
lesson9: Chromatin structure and epigenetics (Sakamoto Naoaki)
lesson10: SNPs and diseases (Yamamoto Takashi)
lesson11:  Transposon (Yamamoto Takashi)
lesson12: Transcriptomics (Ken-ichi Suzuki)
lesson13: Proteomics (Ken-ichi Suzuki)
lesson14: Genome editing (Tetsushi Sakuma)
lesson15: Epigenome editing (Tetsushi Sakuma) 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
Molecular Biology of the Cell, 6th edition 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
PowerPoint will be used.
Some reference materials will be selected from text books and distributed for each lecture. 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
The contents of distributed printed matters should be reviewed after each lecture. 
Requirements  
Grading Method The grade will be evaluated by submitting a few evaluation reports and attendance. 
Message  
Other   
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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