Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Japanese
Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Dentistry Program of Dentistry
Lecture Code J1503090 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 口腔生化学II
Subject Name
(Katakana)
コウクウセイカガク
Subject Name in
English
Oral biochemistry
Instructor SHUKUNAMI CHISA,HIGUCHI SHINNOSUKE,FUJIMOTO KATSUMI
Instructor
(Katakana)
シュクナミ チサ,ヒグチ シンノスケ,フジモト カツミ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  First Semester,  2Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2T) Tues1-4:DEN Lecture Rm 7
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Lecture (Power point presentaion) 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 04 : Life Sciences
Eligible Students 2
Keywords  
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
Dentistry
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Knowledge regarding basic and clinical dental medicine
・Knowledge of life sciences
(Comprehensive Abilities)
・Rich humanity, understanding of professional responsibilities of a dentist, and general capabilities including basic knowledge, skills, and attitude required for putting such responsibilities into practice 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
To understand biology of the human body, particularly from a standpoint of dentistry, we present lectures on the following subjects: cell and tissue structure; cell signaling; regulation of cell growth and cell death; chemistry and metabolism of protein, lipid, carbohydrate, and nucleic acid; organization of the eukaryotic genome and gene expression; biotechnology and human disease; basic principles of genetics and epigenetics. In addition, there are several lectures for biochemistry of oral tissues, bone, cartilage, and calcium metabolism. 
Class Schedule 1. Nitrogen Metabolism I
2. Nitrogen Metabolism II
3. Nitrogen Metabolism III
4. Protein Degradation
5. Hormonal Regulation and Integration of Mammalian Metabolism I
6. Hormonal Regulation and Integration of Mammalian Metabolism II
7. Hormonal Regulation and Integration of Mammalian Metabolism III
8. Biosignaling
9. Cell cycle
10. Bone formation
11. Bone resorption
12. Vitamin
13.Extracellular Matrix
14. Calcium Metabolism
15. Stem Cell Biology

Final Examinations
Assignments 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
Lehninger, Principles of Biochemistry 7th ed.
Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews Biochemistry 5th ed. or 6th ed. (textbook)
McKee, Biochemistry 4th ed.
Molecular Biology of the Cell 6th ed.
Essential Cell Biology 3rd ed. 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
Projector, lecutre handouts, textbook, audio-visual aids 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
1 & 2. Study textbooks and lecture handouts before and after each lecture.
3 & 4. Study textbooks and lecture handouts before and after each lecture.
5 & 6. Study textbooks and lecture handouts before and after each lecture.
7 & 8. Study textbooks and lecture handouts before and after each lecture.
9 & 10. Study textbooks and lecture handouts before and after each lecture.
11 & 12. Study textbooks and lecture handouts before and after each lecture.
13 & 14. Study textbooks and lecture handouts before and after each lecture.
15. Study textbooks and lecture handouts before and after each lecture.
 
Requirements  
Grading Method Final Examination: 100%


 
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