Molecular and Cell Biology for Biophysicist - NBCM008
Title in English: Molekulární a buněčná biologie pro biofyziky
Guaranteed by: Institute of Physics of Charles University (32-FUUK)
Faculty: Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
Actual: from 2015 to 2019
Semester: winter
E-Credits: 4
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:3/0 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unlimited
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Additional information: http://biomolecules.mff.cuni.cz/bcm008
Guarantor: Mgr. Martin Kuthan, Ph.D.
doc. RNDr. Dana Gášková, CSc.
Classification: Physics > Biophysics and Chemical Physics
Pre-requisite : NBCM012
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Annotation -
Last update: T_FUUK (22.05.2006)
Cell as the smallest part of living organisms, its structure, function, reproduction and its demise. Application of biophysical approaches in molecular and cellular biology.
Literature - Czech
Last update: OSTEP/MFF.CUNI.CZ (11.10.2008)

Bruce Alberts et al. (2008): Molecular Biology of the Cell. Garland Science, 5TH Edition

Harvey Lodish et al. (2007): Molecular Cell Biology. Garland Science, 6TH Edition

Bruce Alberts et al. (1999): Základy buněčné biologie. Úvod do molekulární biologie buňky.Espero Publishing, České vydání

Syllabus -
Last update: T_FUUK (22.05.2006)
Cell
  • the smallest part of living nature
  • insight into the history - progress in uncovering cell´s life processes and in methodology
  • today´s techniques and applications of biophysical methods
  • cell structure - organelles and cell compartments

Cell reproduction

  • cell cycle
  • DNA replication
  • transcription, translation of DNA, repair mechanisms
  • virion - structure and reproduction

Microscopy application in cell structure studies

  • from ancient microscope to the state-of-the-art devices
  • light microscopy
  • fluorescence microscopy
  • electron microscopy
  • fluorescent reporter molecules

Cytoskeletal apparatus

  • cellular cytoskleton
  • molecular motors

Cell communication

  • signaling pathways
  • receptors

Mitochondria and nucleus

  • mitochondria - structure and function
  • cellular respiration
  • nucleus - structure and function

Processes of cell aging

  • aging
  • programmed cellular death - apoptosis