Research in Basic Molecular Biology

Numbering Code G-PHA01 73204 EJ86 Year/Term 2021 ・ Irregular, year-round
Number of Credits 4 Course Type Experiment
Target Year 1st and 2nd year master's students Target Student
Language Japanese Day/Period
Instructor name TAKESHIMA HIROSHI (Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences Professor)
KOYANAGI YOSHIO (Institute for Frontier Life and Medical Sciences Professor)
IKUTA KOUICHI (Institute for Frontier Life and Medical Sciences Professor)
ITO TAKAHIRO (Institute for Frontier Life and Medical Sciences Professor)
KAKIZAWA SHO (Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences Associate Professor)
Outline and Purpose of the Course The aim of this course is to develop practical research ability, such as targeting research projects, drafting experiments and data sorting, by biochemically and cell-physiologically examining various proteins exerting important roles in physiological functions.
Course Goals To improve problem-solving skills in biochemistry and cell physiology.
Schedule and Contents (1)~(15)
Research on Ca2+ handling in endoplasmic reticulum
Research on muscle contraction
Research on cell membrane repair
Research on cellular immunity
Research on virus infection and propagation
Evaluation Methods and Policy Students will be comprehensively evaluated based on their results and approach to experiments in the laboratory.
Course Requirements None
Study outside of Class (preparation and review) Students should review the biological events they have clarified using each of the experimental methods they use through a literature search, as this will help improve their research planning abilities.
Textbooks Textbooks/References Not used
References, etc. Hyoujun Bunshi Ikagaku (Igaku Shoin). Hyoujun Seirigaku (Igaku Shoin). Hyoujun Men'engaku (Igaku Shoin). Hyoujun Biseibutsugaku (Igaku Shoin), and also reference to scientific papers, review articles and textbooks where appropriate.