|Grade, Semester||Year 1 2nd semest [Master's program, Division of Integrated Science and Engineering]|
|Elective, Credits||Elective 2credit|
In this course, isolation, biosynthesis, and modes of action of bioactive molecules from a variety of organisms are studied. Skills obtained by this class are related to DP1 and DP2.
The aim of this course is to obtain information for studying bioactive molecules at a molecular level.
Evaluated by report 50% and original paper reading 50%.
|Textbook||Printed materials and original papers are distributed.|
nothing in particular
|1||Learn about classification and study method of bioactive molecules.|
|2||Learn about biosynthesis of poliketides.|
|3||Learn about biosynthesis of terpenes.|
|4||Lear about biosynthesis of phenylpropanoids and flavonoids.|
|5||Learn about biosynthesis of sugars and peptides.|
|6||Learn about methods for studying biosynthesis.|
|7||Learn about molecules with bioactivity toward plants|
|8||Learn about hormones and pheromones of insects and molecules with bioactivity toward insects|
|9||Learn about signal molecules in microbes and molecules with bioactivity toward microbes.|
|10||Learn about toxic natural products.|
|11||Read an original paper concerning isolation and structural determination of a bioactive compound.|
|12||Read an original paper concerning biosynthesis of a bioactive compound. |
|13||Read an original paper concerning biosynthetic genes of a bioactive compound.|
|14||Read an original paper concerning determination of a target molecule of a bioactive compound. |
|15||Read an original paper concerning a mode of action of a bioactive compound.|