updated date : 10, April 2018
Genetics: 1Credit 2018 1st semester
Basic concepts, approaches and techniques in Genetics will be outlined and discussed.
In addition, the lecture focuses on how the development of animals and plants,
behaviors and human diseases are controlled by the genes.
1. To understand the historical background and the aim of Genetics
2. To understand the strategies and methods used in Genetics
3. To understand to what extent behaviors and diseases are defined by genes, and the interplay between the genes and other factors
The grades will be A, B, C, and D, which are determined by the quality of the paper, which must be submitted to the lecturer by the provided deadline. The subject(s) of the paper must be one of the 3 aspects that are presented in the above Course Objectives.
13:30-15:10 on Fridays
|May 11, 2018||Isao Katsura: What is Genetics?|
|May 18, 2018||Hiroyuki Araki: Molecular genetics|
|May 25, 2018||Kuniaki Saito: Epigenetics and RNA|
|June 1, 2018||Hitoshi Sawa: Genetics of animal development|
|June 8, 2018||Yutaka Sato: Genetics of plant development|
|June 15, 2018||Tsuyoshi Koide: Behavioral genetics|
|June 22, 2018||Ituro Inoue: Human genetics|
|June 29, 2018||Toshimichi Ikemura (Nagahama Institute of Bio-Science and Technology) : |
Genetics in the big data era
2F seminar room of the library in National Institute of Genetics
Genetics: From Genes to Genomes, 5th edition, Leland H. Hartwell, Michael L. Goldberg, Janice A. Fischer, Leroy Hood, Charles F. Aquadro