Toxicology I

A.Y. 2020/2021
8
Max ECTS
64
Overall hours
SSD
BIO/14
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
Aim of the course is to provide the fundamental knowledge to understand the basic principles of toxicology through:
- the characterization of toxicity manifestations and molecular mechanisms
- the scientific basis of experimental toxicology
- the analysis of the adverse effects of xenobiotics and drugs on organ
- the analysis of the criteria for evaluating and extrapolating toxicity data to humans
Expected learning outcomes
Students will acquire the ability to critically analyze and discuss, with a coherent language, the general pathways triggered by xenobiotics and drugs to alter organ physiology, the mechanisms involved and the general rules that define their toxicity.
Course syllabus and organization

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Lesson period
First semester
BIO/14 - PHARMACOLOGY - University credits: 8
Lessons: 64 hours
Professor: Viviani Barbara
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