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Upstate Medical university Molecular & Cellular Principles
MFM2004

 

The following shows a sample schedule from MFM Fall 2004. There may be some changes in order, times, and lecturers, but the lecture topics will be essentially the same from year to year.

 
Day
Time
Lecture/ Session #
Topic
Lecturer
M Aug 23 8:30AM   Introduction D. Turner, Grethlein
    9:15 AM A1 Nucleic Acids; Intro. to 'Central Dogma' West
    11:00 AM A2 Medical Genetics: Stein
    1:00 PM A3 Protein Building Blocks. Loh
    2:15 PM A4 Mendelian Patterns of Inheritance. Shrimpton
    3:30 PM Optional Course Organization, Study Hints, Q & A D. Turner
    4:00 PM Optional Review Overview of Mendelian Genetics Stein
T Aug 24 8:30 AM A5 Forces and Simple Structures in Proteins Loh
    9:45 AM A6 Complex Gene Interactions. Shrimpton
    11:00 AM Optional Review Review of College Chemistry D. Turner
W Aug 25 8:30 AM A7 Properties of Folded Proteins. Loh
    9:45 AM A8 Nuclear Structure & Function Amberg
    11:00 AM A9 DNA Repair and Replication. West
Th Aug 26 1:00 PM A10 Protein Misfolding and Disease Loh
    2:15 PM A11 Dynamic Genomes, Creation of Genetic Diversity Amberg
    3:30 PM A12 Transcription, RNA Splicing and Gene Regulation West
F Aug 27 8:30 AM A13 Linkage and Recombination (Clinical Applications) Shrimpton
    9:45 AM A15 Human Transcription and Gene Regulation West
    11:00 AM A16 Chromosomes and Cytogenetics Stein
    1:00 PM A17 DNA Technology. Amberg
    2:00 PM Optional Review. Proteins, Nucleic Acids, Transcription, Intro Genetics (incl. Some Problems)

2 hrs. [Loh, West, Amberg, Shrimpton]

M Aug 30 8:30 AM A17 DNA Technology and Molecular Diagnostics 1. Amberg
    9:45 AM A18 DNA Technology and Molecular Diagnostics 2. Shrimpton
    11:00 AM A19 Chromosome Abnormalities and Clinical Diagnosis Stein
    1:00 PM A20 Protein Synthesis and Translation 1 Shen
    2:15 PM Conference Introduction to Conferences 1 hr.
 T Aug 31 8:30AM A21 Protein Synthesis and Translation 2 Shen
    9:45 AM A22 Clinical Applications of Molecular Diagnostics Shrimpton
    11:00 AM A23 New Concepts and Technologies in Cytogenetic Analysis Stein
W Sep 1 8:30AM A24 Population Genetics 1 Shrimpton
    9:45 AM A25 Prenatal Genetics and Genetic Screening Stein
    11:00 AM Videotape Gene Therapy 1 hr.
Th Sep 2 11:00 AM A26 Population Genetics 2/Human Genome Project Shrimpton
    1:00 PM A27 Cancer Genetics: Oncogenes Stein
    2:15 PM A28 Cancer Genetics: Tumor Suppressors Stein
    3:30 PM A29 Hemoglobin D. Turner
F Sep 3 8:30AM CP1 Clinical Problems: Hemoglobin and Molecular Diagnostics 3 hrs
    1:00 PM Optional Review Translation, DNA Technology

1 hr. [Amberg, Shen]

    2:15 PM Optional Review. Genetics (incl. problems) 2 hrs [Shrimpton]
M Sep 6   No Classes Labor Day  
T Sep 7 8:30 AM A30 Mitochondrial Genetics and Forensic DNA Analysis Stein
    9:45 AM Optional Review Genetics (incl. Problems), CP1 2 hrs [Stein, D. Turner]
W Sep 8 8:30 AM Optional Review General Review of Segment A 3 hrs [Loh, Shen, Amberg, West]
Th Sep 9 1:00 PM No Classes FREE  
F Sep 10 8:30 AM   Exam 1 (Jointly with POM) 3.5 hrs.