SU Course: Methods in Molecular Life Sciences Part – 2

Today I will talk about the wet lab aspect of the Practicals of the methods course. 2. Lab Practicals The main aim of the lab exercise was to generate mutant strains of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae and look for the mutations in genes involved in Lysine production  pathway using Illumina sequencing. 1. Experimentation and Data generation … Continue reading “SU Course: Methods in Molecular Life Sciences Part – 2”

SU Course: Methods in Molecular Life Sciences Part-1

The next course in the Masters is of Methods in Molecular Life Sciences. This course is also a two part course like the Bioinformatics course. The two parts are : 1. Theory lectures 2. Lab practicals 1. Experimentation and data generation – Wet lab 2. Data analysis – Dry lab 1. Theory lectures There are … Continue reading “SU Course: Methods in Molecular Life Sciences Part-1”

1st semester of Molecular Techniques in Life Science – Part II

3. Frontier in Translational Medicine (at Karolinska’s Hospital) According to the course website, the purpose of the course is to acquire “knowledge about human biology, disease etiology and pathogenesis, understand why and how bioinformatics tools improve the understanding of human biology, disease etiology and pathogenesis, as well as the implications of these interdisciplinary approaches for … Continue reading “1st semester of Molecular Techniques in Life Science – Part II”

1st semester of Molecular Techniques in Life Science – Part I

Happy New Year! Today is the sixth of January, I am sure that everyone of you has enjoyed the long winter break and fully prepare for the coming Monday! For the prospective students, it is (unfortunately) time to start/fine-tune application documents, and prioritize choices on universityadmission.se after thoughtful consideration. To help you with the critical … Continue reading “1st semester of Molecular Techniques in Life Science – Part I”

Joint Master Programme in Molecular Techniques in Life Science

The unabbreviated  name of the programme that I study at KTH is “The Joint Master’s Programme in Molecular Techniques in Life Science”.  It is a long name and I find it always hard to explain it to others. Now, as one of the KTH official bloggers, I finally get the opportunity to explicate what it … Continue reading “Joint Master Programme in Molecular Techniques in Life Science”