GENERAL PATHOLOGY AND PATHOPHYSIOLOGY

GENERAL PATHOLOGY AND PATHOPHYSIOLOGY

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Last update 09/05/2021 11:13
Code
104203
ACADEMIC YEAR
2021/2022
CREDITS
12 credits during the 2nd year of 11158 APPLIED AND EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY (LM-6) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/04
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (APPLIED AND EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY)
Prerequisites
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The teaching of General Pathology and Pathophysiology is a fundamental one-year course for the Biomedical curriculum. 
Two modules are included: "Molecular basis of diseases" and "Pathophysiology and Immunopathology".

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course of Pathology and pathophysiology aims at providing students with the in-depht knowledge of the molecular mechanisms, the alterations of functions and the loose of control mechanisms underlying the most important human diseases . In the first part of the course, molecular basis of degenerative diseases, progressive, neoplastic pathologies and the pathogenesis of the main metabolic disorders will be studied. In the second part of the course, the main pathophysiological conditions as well as the immunopatholgical disorders will be studied. The deep knowledge provided in this course will be fundamental for the professional activity in the field of nutrition/foods as well as in the research activities or clinical laboratory practice.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Anytime by appointment 

Ricevimento: By appointment by email: gabriella.pietra@unige.it

Ricevimento: For appointments, contact the Professor via email at: Nicola.Traverso@unige.it. The teacher's office is located in the General Pathology Section of DIMES, Via Leon Battista Alberti 2, 1st floor, 16132 Genoa Nicola Traverso is the Coordinator of the Integrated Course of Laboratory Medicine  

LESSONS