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Syllabus 2019-20 - 76713003 - Cellular Stress (Estrés celular)

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DEGREE: Máster Univ. en Biotecnología y biomedicina (76713003)
FACULTY: Centre for Postgraduate Studies of the University of Jaen

DEGREE: Doble Máster en Biotecnología y Biomedicina y MFPES (Profesorado) (77913003)
FACULTY: Centre for Postgraduate Studies of the University of Jaen

ACADEMIC YEAR: 2019-20
SYLLABUS
1. COURSE BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: Cellular Stress
CODE: 76713003 (*) ACADEMIC YEAR: 2019-20
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 1
ECTS CREDITS: 3.0 YEAR: 1 SEMESTER: SC
 
2. LECTURER BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: BARROSO ALBARRACÍN, JUAN BAUTISTA
DEPARTMENT: U103 - BIOLOGÍA EXPERIMENTAL
FIELD OF STUDY: 060 - BIOQUÍMICA Y BIOLOGÍA MOLECULAR
OFFICE NO.: B3 - 347 E-MAIL: jbarroso@ujaen.es P: 953-212764
WEBSITE: -
LANGUAGE: - LEVEL: 1
 
3. CONTENT DESCRIPTION

1. Biological functions of free radicals of oxygen, nitrogen and sulfur in cellular metabolism functions.
2. Chemistry of the oxygen molecule: excited forms and reduced forms.
3. Oxygen toxicity.
4. Biochemical reactivity of nitric oxide.
5. Enzymology of reactive oxygen species (ROS).
6. Enzymology of reactive nitrogen species (RNS).
7. Oxidative and nitrosative stress.
8. Cell damage and cytotoxicity.
9. Subcellular production of reactive oxygen (ROS) and nitrogen (RNS) species.
10.Producción of reactive oxygen and nitrogen species during cellular stress situations.
11.Nitric oxide role in biological systems. Biotechnological applications.
12.ROS, RNS and cell signaling in biomedicine.
13.Cellular systems of antioxidant defence. Biotechnological applications.
14.ROS and RNS detection methodology in biomedicine.

4. COURSE DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING METHODOLOGY

large group lessons:
*Introductory activities.
*Master class.
*Conferences.

Classes in practice groups :
*Practices.
*Seminars .
*Presentations / speech.

Individual Academic tutorials:
*Supervision of academic works.
*Seminars.
*Debates.
*Clarification of doubts.
*Comments of individual jobs.
*Presentations / exhibitions

Students with special educational needs should contact the Student Attention Service (Servicio de Atención y Ayudas al Estudiante) in order to receive the appropriate academic support

5. ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY

Evaluation criteria:

Attendance and participation (10%) :

-Active participation in class.

-Participation in the debates

-Participation in the group work.

- Seminars (60%) : Discussion of different thematic content of the seminar done by the student to evaluate the acquisition of the contents of the subject, and the methodological level of understanding and ability of each student to the interpretation of the scientific literature.

- Laboratory Practices (30%) : Attendance to practical classes and delivery of a memory results of practical classes. It is considered mandatory attendance at practical classes and delivery of memory to pass the course.

6. BOOKLIST
MAIN BOOKLIST:
  • Oxidative Stress, Inflammation and Angiogenesis in the Metabolic Syndrome [Recurso electrónico]. Edition: -. Author: Soares, Raquel. Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands, 2009.  (Library)
  • Oxidative Stress in Cancer Biology and Therapy [Recurso electrónico]. Edition: -. Author: -. Publisher: Totowa, NJ : Humana Press : Imprint: Humana Press, 2012  (Library)
  • Nitric oxide [Recurso electrónico] : biology and pathobiology. Edition: 2nd ed.. Author: -. Publisher: London : Academic, 2010.  (Library)
ADDITIONAL BOOKLIST:
  • Current protocols essential laboratory techniques. Edition: 2nd ed. Author: -. Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012  (Library)
  • Free radicals in biology and medicine. Edition: 4th ed. Author: Halliwell, Barry. Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007  (Library)