Course syllabus PHD_P006_N - Animal Transgenics (FBFS - 2020/2021 - post-graduate studies)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Sciences
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Animal Transgenics
Level of study:
Course supervisor: prof. Ing. Peter Chrenek, DrSc.
Supervising department: Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology (FBFS)
Agrobiotechnology - doctoral (elective), 1. year
Agrobiotechnology - doctoral (elective), 1. year
Molecular Biology - doctoral (elective), 1. year
Molecular Biology - doctoral (elective), 1. year
Teaching hours per week:
1/0 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
lectures (consultation) 14 h
project preparation 246 h
Mode of delivery (face-to-face, distance learning):
full-time, attendance method, part-time, attendance method
Mode of completion and ECTS credits allocated:
Exam (12 credits)
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods :
written and presentation of the project 40 points, final examination 60 points
Objectives and learning outcomes of the course unit:
The student understands theoretical and practical sense of production gene constructs, method of gene transfer in animal, analysis of transgene integration and expression. Application of transgenic (geneticaly modified) animals.
Course contents:
gene constructs, method of gene transfer in animal, detecion of transgene integration and expression, application of GMO, legislative aspct of GMO, yield of transgenic animals
Recommended or required reading:
Chrenek P. 2002: Genetické manipulácie s embryami. VÚŽV Nitra, 7.
Pinkert C.A. 2002: Transgenic animal technology (A laboratory handbook). Academic Press, Elsevier Science, New York,

Language of instruction:
Slovak, English
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 3

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Name of lecturer(s): prof. Ing. Peter Chrenek, DrSc. (examiner, lecturer, person responsible for course, tutor)
Supervisor signature and last modification:
17. 3. 2020

Last modification made by Ing. Martin Mastík, PhD. on 03/17/2020.

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