Molecular Biotechnology

Course Information
TitleΜοριακή Βιοτεχνολογία / Molecular Biotechnology
CodeΜΧ035
FacultySciences
SchoolChemistry
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40003163

Programme of Study: PPS of School of Chemistry (2014-2015)

Registered students: 4
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
BiochemistryCompulsory Course2110

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600108058
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
Required Courses
  • ΜΧ031 Nucleic acids structure and function
  • ΜΧ032 Structure and function of proteins
  • ΜΧ033 Laboratory techniques in Biochemistry
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course students will gain comfort in handling issues pertaining to Molecular Biology and the practical applications of biotechnological interest
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work in teams
Course Content (Syllabus)
Use of PCR and Reverse Transcriptase to clone and express genes DNA synthesis from RNA using reverse transcription DNA amplification with PCR DNA cloning in appropriate expression vectors Protein expression in prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells Biodegradable Biopolymers Biosensors 1. Enzymatic biosensors 2. DNA biosensors Plasmid DNA isolation with technological applications based on triplex helix Biosurfactants
Keywords
Cloning, RT-PCR, Biotechnological applications
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Multimedia
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures2108.4
Seminars602.4
Reading Assigment210.8
Exams90.4
Total30012
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
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Last Update
16-10-2015