Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School School of Dentistry Program of Dentistry
Lecture Code J1504160 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 基礎ゲノム医学
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Genomic Medicine
フジイ マキコ,マルヤマ フミト,フジヨシ ソウ,シュクナミ チサ,スエヒロ トモヤ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Tues5-8:DEN Large Lecture Rm
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
(More Details)
Lecture and practice in terminal chamber 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 2 : Undergraduate Low-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 03 : Basic Biology
Eligible Students second grade
Keywords Human genome, medical genetics, personalized medicine, SNP, genome polymorphism, epigenetics, miRNA 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Criterion referenced
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
(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
Understand about gemonic diseases, new technology to find genetic disease and  how to cure the disease. 
Class Schedule All the lectures are carried out along the textbook.

Lesson1, 2 Guidance, Living organism

Lessen 1.2 What is Genome?
Lessen 3.4 Genetics in disease
Lessen 5.6 epigenetics and gene expression
Lessen 7.8 precision medicine
Lessen 9.10  Biological informatics, literacy
Lessen  practice in terminal chamber
Lessen 15 examination 
Genome 4 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) White/Black boards, LCD projector, personal PC in terminal chamber 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Students should take a look at a chapter before lecture. Please try to understand the outline of contents during the lecture and carry out a review of them. We strongly recommend students who could not understand the contents of this class to refer to references that suit your level at the beginning. 
Grading Method Students who get a score of more than 60% in the final examination take the credit.  
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message We strongly reccomend to take this class to understand the new topics based on the genetics which might increase the importance in the future medical field. 
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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