Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Biomedical & Health Sciences (Doctor's course) Biomedical Sciences Major
Lecture Code TA308001 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 皮膚科学特別実験
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Advanced research on Dermatology
ヒデ ミチヒロ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  First Semester,  First Semester
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1st) Inte
Lesson Style Experiment Lesson Style
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Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 7 : Graduate Special Studies
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Medical Sciences
Eligible Students  
Keywords Dermatology, Immunology, Allergology, Malignant tomourology, biosensor, atopic dermatitis, urticaria, woundg healing 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
To obtain skills for experiments in biochemistry, immunology and cell biology, by performing experiments required for life sciences related to dermatology and immunology. 
Class Schedule Experiments take mostly 3 hours to consecutive several days. They may be performed over several weeks.
Students learn cell cultures, tissue staining, assays for small amounts of substances by antibodies, gene manipulations, and gene incorporations to cells as basic experimental skills.
For the evaluation of type I allergy, both in vivo and in vitro methods will mastered.
Students present results of their experiments at monthly research meetings. 
Molecular Biology of the Cell, ed Bruce Alberts, Alexander Johnson, Julian Lewis, David Morgan Garland Pub 6th ed. 
PC or AV used in
Textbook, handout papers, images (video/PC/other visual materials) 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
To be announced at lectures. 
Requirements A minimum command of English to read scientific papers in English is essential. Students should have understood anatomy and physiology of the skin. The mechanism of immunological antigen presentation and immunotolerance should have been understood. 
Grading Method Credit will be granted according to the evaluation of time devoted for experiments (6 hours or more per week, 60 hour in total), and presentations at monthly research meetings. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message Please attend being interested in wide range of dermatology. 
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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