DNA Replication-initiation Proteins in Human Cells
Project Description

Characterization of proteins and DNA sequences involved in and/or regulate the initiation of DNA replication in human cells. The project involves biochemical, cellular biology and molecular biology techniques.

Supervisor
LIANG Chun
Quota
2
Course type
UROP1000
UROP1100
UROP2100
UROP3100
UROP4100
Applicant's Roles

Preparation of reagents and growth media and participation of experiments under the direct supervision of a PG student or research staff. Year 2 and Year 3 LIFS UG students are welcome to apply; Year 1 Science students with intention to choose LIFS majors may be considered. At least 10 hours per week of working in the lab are expected.

Applicant's Learning Objectives

To learn biochemical, cellular biology and molecular biology techniques and produce useful results in the project.

Complexity of the project
Challenging