90171 - Biology and Genetics Lab-based Course (A)

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This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.

Good health and well-being Quality education

Academic Year 2021/2022

Course contents

Gene study and database.

DNA extraction and electrophoresis.

Gene cloning: applications and tecnologies.

Zebrafish and Cell culture in functional genomics.

RNA interference: theory and applications.

The research in medicine: reviw of some papers.


Some articles and reviews from Medical Journal chosen by the teachers.

Teaching methods

Activities in lab. Virtual experiences, video, teamwork and discussion of some topics.

Assessment methods

The principal topics developed during the practices activities could be subject of the oral review.

Teaching tools

Reviews, video and digital platform for teacher's original schemes and notes.

Office hours

See the website of Flavia Frabetti