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CZECH TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY IN PRAGUE
STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Practical Exercises in Radiation Methods in Biology and Medicine

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Code Completion Credits Range
15PRMB KZ 4 0+4
Lecturer:
Tutor:
Ján Kozempel (guarantor), Martin Vlk
Supervisor:
Department of Nuclear Chemistry
Synopsis:

Students get knowledge of practical work with mikroorganisms and ezymes, including preparation of samples for irradiation. They get knowledge of basic aspects of work with radionuclide generator, preparation of labelled compounds and determination of radiochemical purity.

Requirements:

1.Basic course of nuclear chemistry.

2.Basic course of ionising radiation detection.

3.Medical certificate of ability to work with ionising radiation.

Syllabus of lectures:
Syllabus of tutorials:

1. Influence of UV radiation on enzymes

2. Influence of ionizing radiation on enzymes

3. Influence of UV radiation on mikroorganisms

4. Influence of ionizing radiation on mikroorganisms

5. Radionuclide (technetium) generator

6. Labelled compounds

7. Determination of radionuclidic purity

8. Determination of radiochemical purity of compound labelled with radiocarbon

Study Objective:

Students get knowledge of practical work with mikroorganisms and ezymes, including preparation of samples for irradiation.

They get competence in basic aspects of work with radionuclide generator, preparation of labelled compounds and determination of radiochemical purity.

Study materials:

Key references:

1.Decree of the SÚJB No. 307/2002 Coll., on Radiation Protection, Annexes 1-13

2.W.D.Loveland, D.J. Morrissey, G.T. Seaborg: Modern nuclear chemistry, John

Wiley & Sons, New Jersey, 2006.

Recommended references:

1. Act No. 18/1997 Coll., on Peaceful Utilisation of Nuclear Energy and Ionising

Radiation (the Atomic Act) and on Amendments and Additions to Related Acts.

Media and Tools:

1.Irradiation facility

2.Chemical laboratory

3.Flowbox

Note:
Time-table for winter semester 2019/2020:
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Time-table for summer semester 2019/2020:
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