Course ObjectiveOverview of recent advances in research of molecular disease based on
Final attainment level:
The student has insight into the relation between protein structure/
The student has insight into the relation protein (mal)-
The student can screen and evaluate scientific literature and present a
structured review of recent advances in a relevant field/topic.
Course ContentSuggested topics are:
• Antibiotic action
• Antibiotic Resistance
• Anti-Influenza drugs
• Tuberculosis drug targets
• Anti-aids drugs
Feel free to suggest other topics related to protein structure/function,
please ask the lecturer for more information.
Teaching MethodsYou receive several original publications on a recent topic in protein
structure/disease (see above) from the lecturer. You study these papers
and collect more information (data-base search etc.) about
research in the field. Finally you can either write up your results in a
review-style paper or give an oral presentation.
Method of AssessmentOral or written presentation (choice)
LiteratureLiterature depends on the topic chosen by the student. Literature search
Target AudienceMasters students Biomolecular Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Biology,
Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medical Natural Sciences
Additional InformationThis caput can be done in the period from April to June.
Custom Course RegistrationSend email to Caput coordinator concerning further information and registration
|Language of Tuition||English|
|Faculty||Faculty of Science|
|Course Coordinator||dr. D. Bald|
|Examiner||dr. D. Bald|
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