Protein misfolding and human diseases (2019/2020)

Course code
4S003664
Name of lecturer
Paola Dominici
Coordinator
Paola Dominici
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
BIO/10 - BIOCHEMISTRY
Language of instruction
English
Period
II semestre dal Mar 2, 2020 al Jun 12, 2020.

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Learning outcomes

This course aims to provide information on conformational disease, protein quality control system, chaperone,inherited disorders. In particular, students will gain familiarity with principles of protein misfolding; protein misfolding disease; medical aspects of disease: diagnosis and current therapies