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251

BIOSCI 752

: Plant Genomics and Biotechnology
2020 Semester One (1203)
How genomics and gene transfer technologies could be used to achieve improved plant growth and to develop food with new traits. Includes: plant genomics methods, engineering fruit colour, control of fruit ripening and texture, biotechnology project design. A sound understanding of BIOSCI 354 or BIOSCI 340 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
252

BIOSCI 754

: Plant Genomes and Gene Expression
2022 Semester Two (1225)
The analysis of plant genomes and regulation of gene expression in plant biology. Includes: inferences from whole plant genome sequences, genetic control of nitrogen fixation, uptake and use, flowering time, hormone signalling pathways, sugar metabolism and its regulation. A sound understanding of BIOSCI 354 or 340 or 326 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
253

BIOSCI 754

: Plant Genomes and Gene Expression
2021 Semester Two (1215)
The analysis of plant genomes and regulation of gene expression in plant biology. Includes: inferences from whole plant genome sequences, genetic control of nitrogen fixation, uptake and use, flowering time, hormone signalling pathways, sugar metabolism and its regulation. A sound understanding of BIOSCI 354 or 340 or 326 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
254

BIOSCI 754

: Plant Genomes and Gene Expression
2020 Semester Two (1205)
The analysis of plant genomes and regulation of gene expression in plant biology. Includes: inferences from whole plant genome sequences, transcription factors, transcriptional control of flowering time and post-translational control of hormone receptors by ubiquitination and degradation. A sound understanding of BIOSCI 354 or 340 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
255

BIOSCI 755

: Genomics and Gene Expression
2023 Semester One (1233)
The analysis of genomes and gene expression as a means of understanding biological processes. Aspects of functional and chemical genomics will be presented, as well as gene expression profiling using microarray technology. In terms of the latter, features of experimental design and data analysis will be discussed in the context of disease and developmental processes. A sound understanding of BIOSCI 351 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
256

BIOSCI 755

: Genomics and Gene Expression
2022 Semester One (1223)
The analysis of genomes and gene expression as a means of understanding biological processes. Aspects of functional and chemical genomics will be presented, as well as gene expression profiling using microarray technology. In terms of the latter, features of experimental design and data analysis will be discussed in the context of disease and developmental processes. A sound understanding of BIOSCI 351 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
257

BIOSCI 755

: Genomics and Gene Expression
2021 Semester One (1213)
The analysis of genomes and gene expression as a means of understanding biological processes. Aspects of functional and chemical genomics will be presented, as well as gene expression profiling using microarray technology. In terms of the latter, features of experimental design and data analysis will be discussed in the context of disease and developmental processes. A sound understanding of BIOSCI 351 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
258

BIOSCI 755

: Genomics and Gene Expression
2020 Semester One (1203)
The analysis of genomes and gene expression as a means of understanding biological processes. Aspects of functional and chemical genomics will be presented, as well as gene expression profiling using microarray technology. In terms of the latter, features of experimental design and data analysis will be discussed in the context of disease and developmental processes. A sound understanding of BIOSCI 351 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
259

BIOSCI 757

: Molecular Form, Function and Design
2023 Semester One (1233)
Biological systems highlight a complex interplay of thousands of molecules. Reviews fundamental studies focusing on molecular structure and function (structural biology), and designer molecules with applications in nanotechnology and biomedicine. Topics may include: enzyme evolution and engineering, protein design and assembly, rational drug and vaccine discovery, and protein structure and dynamics.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
260

BIOSCI 757

: Molecular Form, Function and Design
2022 Semester One (1223)
Biological systems highlight a complex interplay of thousands of molecules. Reviews fundamental studies focusing on molecular structure and function (structural biology), and designer molecules with applications in nanotechnology and biomedicine. Topics may include: enzyme evolution and engineering, protein design and assembly, rational drug and vaccine discovery, and protein structure and dynamics.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
261

BIOSCI 757

: Structural Biology
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Reviews recent studies of biological systems that highlight molecular structure, and its ability to explain cellular biology. Topics may include: protein folding and targeting in the cell, motor proteins, pathogen and immune system molecules, and the inference of protein structure and function from genomic data. A sound understanding of BIOSCI 350 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
262

BIOSCI 757

: Structural Biology
2020 Semester Two (1205)
Reviews recent studies of biological systems that highlight molecular structure, and its ability to explain cellular biology. Topics may include: protein folding and targeting in the cell, motor proteins, pathogen and immune system molecules, and the inference of protein structure and function from genomic data. A sound understanding of BIOSCI 350 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
263

BIOSCI 758

: Development, Differentiation and Disease
2023 Semester Two (1235)
A critical analysis of normal and perturbed gene expression in selected model organisms as a means of understanding biological pathways and disease processes. Includes the development and use of transgenic organisms as models for human disease. A sound understanding of BIOSCI 356 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
264

BIOSCI 758

: Development, Differentiation and Disease
2022 Semester Two (1225)
A critical analysis of normal and perturbed gene expression in selected model organisms as a means of understanding biological pathways and disease processes. Includes the development and use of transgenic organisms as models for human disease. A sound understanding of BIOSCI 356 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
265

BIOSCI 758

: Development, Differentiation and Disease
2021 Semester Two (1215)
A critical analysis of normal and perturbed gene expression in selected model organisms as a means of understanding biological pathways and disease processes. Includes the development and use of transgenic organisms as models for human disease. A sound understanding of BIOSCI 356 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
266

BIOSCI 758

: Development, Differentiation and Disease
2020 Semester Two (1205)
A critical analysis of normal and perturbed gene expression in selected model organisms as a means of understanding biological pathways and disease processes. Includes the development and use of transgenic organisms as models for human disease. A sound understanding of BIOSCI 356 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
267

BIOSCI 759

: Cell and Molecular Biomedicine
2023 Semester One (1233)
Explores recent advances in cell biology that have led to a greater understanding of a variety of cellular processes at the molecular level. Emphasis will be placed on biochemical and genetic approaches to understand disease mechanisms at the cellular level. A sound understanding of either BIOSCI 349 or 353 or MEDSCI 314 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
268

BIOSCI 759

: Cell and Molecular Biomedicine
2022 Semester One (1223)
Explores recent advances in cell biology that have led to a greater understanding of a variety of cellular processes at the molecular level. Emphasis will be placed on biochemical and genetic approaches to understand disease mechanisms at the cellular level. A sound understanding of either BIOSCI 349 or 353 or MEDSCI 314 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
269

BIOSCI 759

: Cell and Molecular Biomedicine
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Explores recent advances in cell biology that have led to a greater understanding of a variety of cellular processes at the molecular level. Emphasis will be placed on biochemical and genetic approaches to understand disease mechanisms at the cellular level. A sound understanding of either BIOSCI 349 or 353 or MEDSCI 314 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
270

BIOSCI 759

: Cell and Molecular Biomedicine
2021 Semester One (1213)
Explores recent advances in cell biology that have led to a greater understanding of a variety of cellular processes at the molecular level. Emphasis will be placed on biochemical and genetic approaches to understand disease mechanisms at the cellular level. A sound understanding of either BIOSCI 349 or 353 or MEDSCI 314 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
271

BIOSCI 759

: Molecular Cell Biology and Biomedicine
2020 Semester Two (1205)
Explores recent advances in cell biology that have led to a greater understanding of a variety of cellular processes at the molecular level. Emphasis will be placed on biochemical and genetic approaches to understand disease mechanisms at the cellular level. A sound understanding of either BIOSCI 349 or 353 or MEDSCI 314 or equivalent is assumed.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
272

BIOSCI 760

: Biosystematics
2023 Semester One (1233)
Exploration of key concepts and processes that form the professional discipline of biosystematics. Introduction and familiarisation with advanced concepts in biosystematics, and knowledge of methods to manage biosystematics collections, to develop accessible biodiversity databases, and to study and characterise biodiversity. Previous experience with basic taxonomic principles and the systematics of a taxonomic group is desirable.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
273

BIOSCI 760

: Biosystematics
2022 Semester One (1223)
Exploration of key concepts and processes that form the professional discipline of biosystematics. Introduction and familiarisation with advanced concepts in biosystematics, and knowledge of methods to manage biosystematics collections, to develop accessible biodiversity databases, and to study and characterise biodiversity. Previous experience with basic taxonomic principles and the systematics of a taxonomic group is desirable.
Subject: Biological Sciences
No pre-requisites or restrictions
274

BIOSCI 761

: Thesis Proposal
2023 Semester One (1233)
An extensive review of background material associated with the thesis topic, and a detailed outline of the proposed research and its significance. Students will also be required to present an overview of the proposal in a seminar.
Subject: Biological Sciences
Restriction: BIOSCI 762, ENVSCI 701, MEDSCI 701
275

BIOSCI 761

: Thesis Proposal
2022 Semester Two (1225)
An extensive review of background material associated with the thesis topic, and a detailed outline of the proposed research and its significance. Students will also be required to present an overview of the proposal in a seminar.
Subject: Biological Sciences
Restriction: BIOSCI 762, ENVSCI 701, MEDSCI 701