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Biomolecular Approaches to Medical Research CAM312

Introduction

This unit provides students with an understanding of how contemporary approaches in molecular biology are being used to address problems in human health and wellbeing. This includes an introduction to genomics and proteomics. The use of molecular biology and protein biochemistry tools to probe current research problems in biological and biomedical sciences will be highlighted.

Summary

Unit name Biomolecular Approaches to Medical Research
Unit code CAM312
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Discipline Medicine
Coordinator Doctor Renee Ross
Available as student elective? Yes

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Learning Outcomes

  • Discuss contemporary biomolecular approaches used to address issues related to health and disease.
  • Design strategies to investigate disease mechanisms using analytical and biomolecular tools.
  • Plan and undertake experiments using appropriate analytical and biomolecular tools.
  • Solve research problems using contemporary biomolecular approaches to data collection and analysis.
  • Critically evaluate and interpret experimental data and medical research literature.
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Requisites

Prerequisites

CBA265

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

CBA341 and CBA342

Teaching

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Textbooks

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