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Course syllabus N444G0_4D - Gene Engineering (FCFT - 2018/2019 - post-graduate studies)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology
Course unit title: Gene Engineering
Course unit code: N444G0_4D
Mode of completion and Number of ECTS credits: Exam-PhD (3 credits)
Name of lecturer: doc. Ing. Milan Čertík, PhD. (person responsible for course) - slovak, english
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
To gain the basic knowledge about methods and applications of gene engineering of eukaryotic microorganisms, plants and animals. Study of gene expression regulation and production of recombinant proteins
Prerequisites and co-requisites: none
Course contents:
Characterization of gene engineering. Properties, construction and application of special vector systems. Production of recombinant proteins. Transcription of cloning gene and regulation of gene expression. Genomic, transcriptomic, proteomic. Gene engineering of plants and animals. Application of gene engineering in agriculture, pharmacy and medicine. Genetically modified organisms.
Recommended or required reading:
BROWN, T A. Gene Cloning and DNA analysis : An introduction. 6th edition. Hoboken, NJ 07030-5774, USA: Wiley & Blackwell, 2010. 318 p. ISBN 978-1-4051-8173-0.

Casimir C. Akoh et al.: Food Lipids - Chemistry, Nutrition, and Biotechnology (4th edition), CRC Press with Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton (FL), USA, 2017, (Print ISBN: 978-1-4987-4485-0, eBook ISBN: 978-1-4987-4487-4, DOI: 10.1201/9781315151854-38)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods: Lectures and potential complementary seminars
Assesment methods and criteria: exam
Language of instruction: Slovak, English
Work placement(s): There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.

Last modification made by Ing. Tomáš Molnár on 03/07/2019.

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