Calendar 2000–01

4. Development and Degeneration of Retina 5. The Neurotoxicity of Drugs of Abuse 6. The Functions of Male Accessory Sex Glands in Mammals 7. Hormonal Carcinogenesis and Animal Models of Prostate and Breast Cancer 8. Nuclear Matrix Proteins in Cancer Cells 9. Activation of Immune Cells 10. Molecular Biology of Embryo Development 11. Embryological Basis of Congenital Diseases 12. Effects of Maternal Diabetes on Development of Congenital Malformations Same as those for the PhD degree programme. Some topics in Chemical Pathology: Endocrinology and Metabolism; Proteins; Lipids; Inborn Errors of Metabolism; Molecular Biology and Mass Spectroscopy. Same as those for the PhD degree programme. ! " 1. Analytical Principles 1 (Basic Principles and Procedures in Analytical Clinical Biochemistry) 2. Laboratory Management 3. Toxicology and Therapeutic Drug Monitoring 4. Statistics, Research Methodology 5. Plasma Proteins, Immunoglobuline and Tumour Markers 6. Analytical Principles 2 (Spectrophotometry, Fluorometry, Nephelometry, Turbidimetry) 7. Hypothalamus and Pituitary/Thyroid 8. The Adrenal Cortex and Adrenal Medulla 9. Reproductive Endocrinology, Pregnancy 10. Carbohydrate Metabolism, Diabetes, Hypoglycaemia 11. Paediatric Clinical Biochemistry and Inborn Errors of Metabolism 12. Analytical Principles 3 (Radioimmunoassay and Related Techniques) 13. Lipoproteins 14. Fluids and Electrolytes, Acid-base 15. Renal Function, Renal Calculi 16. Gastrointestinal Tract, Liver and Biliary Tract 17. Analytical Principles 4 (Chromatography, Electrophoresis, Electrochemistry) 18. Clinical Nutrition