Course Details

  • Date: October 30th, 2012 - October 30th, 2012
  • Time: 2:15 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Building 37, Room 4041/4107
  • Presenter(s):

Due to the weather related shutdown of the FEDERAL GOVERNMENT (NIH) this seminar has been POSTPONED … we will attempt to reschedule at a later date. (10-30-2012)

 

Topics to be covered

 

I. Genomic and transcript related information

  • chromosome location
  • genomic, mRNA and protein sequence
  • alternative splice products and gene structure (exon-intron locations)
  • primers specific for the gene and spliced product
  • SNPs in the gene and which ones are known to be associated with a phenotype

II. Publications

  • publications documenting experiments that add to our understanding of the HRAS gene

III. Protein related information

  • protein function
  • pathways and downloading all genes in that pathway

IV. Regulation of expression

  •  known transcription factor binding sites