Course Code: SBMS3211
Course Title: Molecular Techniques in Genetics and Medicine
Unit: 3
Faculty Package / Core / Elective: Major Elective
Concentration Area: C
Year of Study: Year 3 or above
Term: 2
Pre-requisit:: SBMS2102
Co-requisite: SBMS2102
Course Coordinator:

Professor GU Shen Linda


This course will help students to develop connections between basic research on genetics and human diseases from the perspectives of medicine and patients. It gives students a detail understanding of the application and impact of molecular biology, genetics, genomics, and bioinformatics on medicine. Students will gain a better understanding of how genes are analyzed and genetic diseases are studied and diagnosed, and how genetic information can be used in molecular medicine for the prevention and treatment of diseases.

Offering Year: 2018/19 onwards

Note: Course details and requirement are to be updated from time to time. Students are advised to visit this website and CUSIS for the most updated information.