Bi3060 Basic genetics

Faculty of Science
Autumn 2003
Extent and Intensity
3/0/0. 3 credit(s) (fasci plus compl plus > 4). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Teacher(s)
prof. RNDr. Jiřina Relichová, CSc. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Jiřina Relichová, CSc.
Department of Experimental Biology - Biology Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: prof. RNDr. Jiřina Relichová, CSc.
Prerequisites
Knowledge of basic genetic principles from the secondary school.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
there are 19 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
Course objectives
Basic course of genetics with explanation of the most important parts: History of genetics. Mendel's experiments. Model objects in genetics. Principles of segregation and independent assortment. Multiple alleles. Allelic and gene interactions. Mechanisms of sex determination. Sex differentiation. Inheritance of sex-linked genes. Linkage, crossing-over and chromosome mapping in haploid and diploid organism. Mitotic segregation and recombination. Microstructure of chromosomes. Karyotype. Variations in chromosome structure. Variations in chromosome number. Mutations and mutagens. Quantitative traits. Principles of human genetics, genetic counseling. Principles of population genetics.
Syllabus
  • 1. Mendelian genetics - history, principles of segregation and independent assortment. 2. Allelic interactions. 3. Gene interactions. 4. Mechanisms of sex determination. Sex differentiation. 5. Inheritance of sex-linked genes. 6. Linkage and crossing-over. 7. Chromosome mapping in haploid and diploid organism. 8. Mitotic segregation and recombination. 9. Microstructure of chromosomes,karyotype. 10.Variations in chromosome number. 11.Variations in chromosome structure. 12.Mutations and mutagens. 13.Genetic determination of quantitative traits and their analysis. 14.Principles of population genetics.
Literature
  • WEAVER, R.F. and P-W. HEDRICK. Genetics. Third Edition. Wm. C. Brown Publishers, 1997. info
  • NEČÁSEK, Jan and Ivo CETL. Obecná genetika. Praha: Státní pedagogické nakladatelství, 1979. info
Assessment methods (in Czech)
Každý týden, zkouška ústní.
Language of instruction
Czech
Follow-Up Courses
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses

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The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2007 - for the purpose of the accreditation, Autumn 2010 - only for the accreditation, Autumn 2002, Autumn 2004, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2011 - acreditation, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Autumn 2019, Autumn 2020.
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