aZLGE061c Genetics in Dentistry - practice

Faculty of Medicine
spring 2021
Extent and Intensity
0/0.5/0. 1 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Taught in person.
Ing. Hana Holcová Polanská, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
prof. RNDr. Monika Pávková Goldbergová, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Lucie Válková (seminar tutor)
prof. MUDr. Anna Vašků, CSc. (seminar tutor)
Věra Ježková (assistant)
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Monika Pávková Goldbergová, Ph.D.
Department of Pathophysiology - Theoretical Departments - Faculty of Medicine
Contact Person: prof. MUDr. Anna Vašků, CSc.
Supplier department: Department of Pathophysiology - Theoretical Departments - Faculty of Medicine
Thu 10. 6. 9:00–14:50 A18/205
Prerequisites (in Czech)
aZLLM0522p Medical Microbiology II-lect. && aZLIM051p Immunology in Dent. - lecture && ( aZLBC041p Biochemistry II lec. || aZLBC0422p Biochemistry II -lec. ) && aZLPF0521c Pathophysiol. I - practice
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The objective of the practical exercises from genetics is to provide students basic idea about molecular biology methods (PCR, RFLP, analysis of proteins). Students will acquire basic practical skills necessary for their future work.
Learning outcomes
The student will be able to:
- summarize the basic methods used in molecular biology and genetics
- They will acquire the basics of work in the molecular-biological laboratory
- to identify the monogenic and multigenic basis of defects from the point of view of the dentist
  • Syllabus of practical exercises: DNA diagnostics – analysis of gene mutation by PCR method. Electrophoresis, evaluation + credits.
    recommended literature
  • Essential genetics :a genomics perspective. Edited by Daniel L. Hartl - Elizabeth W. Jones. 3rd ed. Boston: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 2002. xxv, 612 s. ISBN 0-7637-1852-1. info
Teaching methods
Practical training.
Assessment methods
Credit. Practical exercises are compulsory (absence can be excused only in case of sick leave). During the term, tutors can continuously test knowledge in written tests or students can be asked to elaborate special papers. Term tuition (blocks) is completed by credit, conditions for awarding credit are: a) participation in the practical exercises, b) elaboration of protocols from experimental practical exercises, c) further individually chosen tutor's criteria.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 7,5.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2018, spring 2019, spring 2020.
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