Human and molecular genetics

  • Cours (CM) 24h
  • Cours intégrés (CI) -
  • Travaux dirigés (TD) -
  • Travaux pratiques (TP) -
  • Travail étudiant (TE) -

Langue de l'enseignement : Français et anglais

Description du contenu de l'enseignement

Objectives in terms of knowledge :

• Mendelian Transmission - Factors Affecting Gene Distribution - Non-Mendelian Characters
• DNA instability
• Mutations and polymorphism - Exchange between repetitive sequences - Pathogenic mutations
• Introduction to genetic markers
• Genetic mapping
• Identification of the genes responsible for diseases
• Multi-factorial diseases - Genetic tests
• Animal models of human pathologies
• Examples of molecular pathologies
• Gene Therapy and Cancer Therapy
• Genetic fingerprints, molecular anthropology
• Molecular embryology

Compétences à acquérir

Objectives in terms of skills :
• Students must acquire a global and reasoned vision of the contributions of molecular genetics to the understanding of the pathology of patients with both hereditary and acquired genetic diseases ( and cancers). In each case, the basic concepts will be recalled and illustrated by guest speakers


École supérieure de biotechnologie de Strasbourg (ESBS)

300, boulevard Sébastien Brant - CS 10413

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MASTER - Biotechnologies

Plaquette Master Biotechnologies