122.303 Mammalian Gene Regulation (15 credits)

Gene regulation in animals (focusing on humans) from nuclear organisation to cytosolic control. Chromatin structure and function. Transcription in a chromatin context, RNA processing, post-transcriptional regulation and non-coding RNA in gene expression. Development of the cell from pluripotency to differentiation for specific cellular/tissue/organ functions in health and disease. A lecture and problem-based tutorial course complemented by a hands-on laboratory project.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s): 203.300 OR 203.211
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 200 level.

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2021 Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus