GEN3051 Schedule

Week LecturesLaboratory Classes
1
1 Overview of genetic disorders RBR No Lab class 
  2Segregation and linkage analysis – single gene diseases RBR   
2a
3Identifying human disease genes RBR No lab class 
 4Human mutation and mol. pathologyRBR  
2b
5 Cystic FibrosisDSIdentification of Disease Genes IRBB
 6Animal models in human geneticsRBR  
3
7Gene discovery and diagnostics by high throughput sequencingRBR Cystic Fibrosis JB
 8 Advances in genetic screeningRBR  
4 9Genetic counselling MDZoom sessions to discuss CF data (optional)JB
 10Good Friday - no lecture  
Mid-semester Break: April 10 - April 17
5
10EthicsRSZoom session to discuss CF results (optional)JB
 11Genetic treatment of diseaseRBR  
612Stem CellsRBRIdentification of Disease Genes IIRBR
 13Complex disease gene identification IRBR  
7
14 Complex disease gene identification IIRBR No Lab classes 
 15Genetic basis of antibiotic resistanceJB  
8
16Bacteriophage geneticsJBPreparation time for Oral Presentations 
 17CRISPR technologiesJB  
9
18Epigenetics and diseaseRB Oral PresentationsRBR/JB/TS/TJ
 19Forensic genetics - applicationsDR  
10
20Forensic genetics IRB Oral PresentationsRBR/JB/TS/TJ
 21Forensic genetics IIRB  
11
22Forensic genetics IIIRB Forensics RB
 23Forensic genetics IVRB  
12 TBA   
All laboratory classes will be run online via zoom

Lecturers:

RBR: A/Prof. Robert Bryson-Richardson                RB: Dr. Richard Burke               DS: Dr. Dinesh Subedi

JB: Dr. Jeremy Barr              MD: Prof. Martin Delatycki         RS: Prof. Robert Sparrow

DR: Dr. Debra Ryan             TS: Dr. Tamar Sztal                    TJ: Dr. Travis Johnson