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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VPT718 Molecular Diagnostic Techniques And Practice in Pathology 927001 1 2 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Aimed to teach techniques of molecular diagnostic pathology.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr.Murat YARIM
Learning Outcomes
  1. Students will update their knowledge of molecular diagnostic techniques.
  2. Students will gain knowledge about molecular diagnostic techniques.
  3. Students learn to interpret the data obtained with molecular diagnostic techniques
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
-Moleküler biyolojide kullanılan yöntemler
Prof.Dr.Güler Temizkan
Doç.Dr.Nazlı Arda
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Usage area of techniques such as in situ PCR, in situ hybridization, western blot etc. in the ​​pathology are explained and the application areas are mentioned.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Molecular biology occupational fields in Pathology (gene structure and function)
2.Quality assurance in molecular studies
3.Conventional and real-time polymerase chain reaction
4.Direct genome sequencing in Diagnostic Pathology
5.Microarray study areas
6.Tissue microarray technology
7.1. midterm exam
8.In situ hybridization techniques
9.Extraction Methods of nucleic acids from tissue (DNA, RNA isolation)
10.Recombinant DNA molecules
11.Mutations of DNA
12.Methods of Diagnosis of circulating tumor cells by molecular techniques
13.Molecular methods in cytopathology
14.2. midterm exam
15.The molecular diagnosis of infectious agents in tissues
16.Gel electrophoresis methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination2100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination236
Final Examination133
Self Study16232
Individual Study for Mid term Examination21530
Individual Study for Final Examination11515