Introduction to Clinical Biochemistry, The biological samples: handling and storage, Analytical and biological variation, Quality control, Laboratory management.
Function and diagnostic approach of organs and tissues: kidney, heart, liver, pancreas.
Glucose metabolism and Lipid Metabolism
Introduction to the new technologies in the molecular laboratory medicine. From classic genomics to transcriptomics and proteomics. The gene expression: prokaryotes and eukaryotes, from traditional medicine to translational medicine. The epigentic phenomena: regulation and function of mammalian DNA methylation patterns: a genomic perspective. Methylation profiles of epigenome. Methods to analyze DNA methylation and their functional effects. The Biology of miRNAs: miRNA Analysis Tools, miRNA Target Prediction Tools. Expression Profiling. Prediction of novel miRNAs. General data analysis workflow of a miRNA next generation sequencing experiment. Laboratory Approaches to Mapping and Identifying Genes. From mapping to sequences.