Regulation of gene expression in eukaryotes: regulation at the genome, transcription, RNA processing and translation levels. DNA elements and protein factors involved in gene control. The role of chromatin structure and epigenetic changes. Technology and experimental approaches used in studying eukaryotic gene control. Applications of the principles of gene control in eg cell signaling pathways, development cancer and other diseases in humans.
1 practical/tutorial per week, 2 lectures per week
Language of tuition
Module is presented in English
Biochemistry, Genetics and Microbiology
Period of presentation
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