Special Topics on Chromosome Biology

Special Topics on Chromosome Biology for Fall 2016
Course code 3024610
Credits two
Organizer Peter Chi (NTU) & Dr. Ting-Fang Wang (TIGP, Academia Sinica)
Time Regular class: Tuesday, 13:30-15:20
Invited seminars: 11:00-12:00
#Round table discussion and lunch with invited speaker: 12:00-14:00
Place R123, Institute of Molecular Biology, Academia Sinica
How do we calculate the finals grade?  (total 150 points) (1) 13 regular classes (86.6%: total 130 points)
10 points for each class: 5 points - homework & 5 points - class participation
(2) 5 special seminars (13.3%: total 20 points)
3 points for attending a special seminar
4 points for attending a special seminar plus having lunch with the seminar speaker
Homework 1. For each class, the tutor will assign 2-3 classical (or recently published) papers and 2-3 questions/paper.
2. All the students read the papers and answer the questions (homework) before the classes, and the homework must be submitted in the beginning of each class.

 

  Date Topic Lecturer
* 9/13 Invited seminar (hosted by Liuh-Yow Chen) Sandy Chang
0. 9/13 Introduction Ting-Fang Wang
1. 9/20 DNA repair & recombination Hung-Yuan Chi
2. 9/27 DNA repair & recombination Hung-Jiun Liaw
* 10/4 Invited seminar (hosted by Liuh-Yow Chen) Roger Reddel
3. 10/4 Telomere maintenance Liuh-Yow Chen
4. 10/11 DNA repair & recombination Cheng-Fu Kao
5. 10/18 Transposons and programmed genome rearrangements Meng-Chao Yao
6. 10/25 Single molecular analysis Hung-Wen Li
7. 11/1 Meiotic chromosome dynamics Chung-Ju Wang
* 11/3 Invited seminar (hosted by Ting-Fang Wang) Dr. Takashi Endo
8. 11/8 Meiotic chromosome segregation & spindle checkpoint Jui-Ching Wu
* 11/15 Frontier in chromosome biology conference IMB 30th anniversary symposium
9. 11/22 Meiosis Ting-Fang Wang
10. 11/29 Epigenetics (I) Wang-Shen Lo
11. 12/6 Epigenetics (II) Pao-Yang Chen
* 12/13 Invited seminar (hosted by Cheng-Fu Kao) Takehiko Kobayashi
12. 12/20 Aneuploidy and polyploidy Jun-Yi Leu
* 12/27 Invited seminar (hosted by Chung-Ju Wang) Yasuhiko Mukai
13. 1/03 Genome evolution Chung-Hsin Wang
* 1/10 Invited seminar (hosted Yi-Ping Hsueh) Yoichi Gondo

# All students are invited to participate the round table discuss and free lunch with invited speakers.
* Dr. Yasuhiko Mukai’s seminar will be held at IPMB, Academia Sinica.
* Dr. Takehiko Kobayashi’s seminar will be held at ICOB, Academia Sinica