529-0731-00L  Nucleic Acids and Carbohydrates

SemesterAutumn Semester 2018
LecturersD. Hilvert, P. A. Kast, S. J. Sturla, H. Wennemers
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish



Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
529-0731-00 GNucleic Acids and Carbohydrates
Lecture 2 hours on Tue 9:45-11:30.
Exercises: 1 hour according to agreement, presumably Tue 7:45-8:30 or 8:45-9:30. Exercises will start in the second week of semester.
3 hrs
Tue07:45-08:30HCI D 2 »
08:45-09:30HCI D 2 »
09:45-11:30HCI J 3 »
D. Hilvert, P. A. Kast, S. J. Sturla, H. Wennemers

Catalogue data

AbstractStructure, function and chemistry of nucleic acids and carbohydrates. DNA/RNA structure and synthesis; recombinant DNA technology and PCR; DNA arrays and genomics; antisense approach and RNAi; polymerases and transcription factors; catalytic RNA; DNA damage and repair; carbohydrate structure and synthesis; carbohydrate arrays; cell surface engineering; carbohydrate vaccines
ObjectiveStructure, function and chemistry of nucleic acids and carbohydrates. DNA/RNA structure and synthesis; recombinant DNA technology and PCR; DNA arrays and genomics; antisense approach and RNAi; polymerases and transcription factors; catalytic RNA; DNA damage and repair; carbohydrate structure and synthesis; carbohydrate arrays; cell surface engineering; carbohydrate vaccines
ContentStructure, function and chemistry of nucleic acids and carbohydrates. DNA/RNA structure and synthesis; recombinant DNA technology and PCR; DNA arrays and genomics; antisense approach and RNAi; polymerases and transcription factors; catalytic RNA; DNA damage and repair; carbohydrate structure and synthesis; carbohydrate arrays; cell surface engineering; carbohydrate vaccines
Lecture notesNo script; illustrations from the original literature relevant to the individual lectures will be provided weekly (typically as handouts downloadable from the Moodle server).
LiteratureMainly based on original literature, a detailed list will be distributed during the lecture

Performance assessment

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Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits6 credits
ExaminersD. Hilvert, P. A. Kast, S. J. Sturla, H. Wennemers
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 60 minutes, oral 20 minutes
Additional information on mode of examinationExamination language can be German or English.
Written aidskeine
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.

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