Molecular pathology and parasitology

A.Y. 2016/2017
8
Max ECTS
48
Overall hours
SSD
VET/03 VET/06
Language
English
Learning objectives
Undefined
Expected learning outcomes
Undefined
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Responsible
Lesson period
Second semester
ATTENDING STUDENTS
Pathophysiology
Course syllabus
LECTURES:
1. The Metabolic syndrome in domestic animals (Prof helga Sauerwein - Univesrity of Bonn - Erasmus exchange)
2. Diabetes
3. Obesity
4. Liver diseases
5. Hemathology

PRACTICES
The determination of glycemia
Microbiota and physiopathology
Working with blood
Molecular Oncology
Course syllabus
Lectures
1. The molecular bases of cancer: tumor suppressors and oncogenes
2. Viral cancers
3. Angiogenesis,
4. Metastasis
5. Innate immunity in cancer.
6. Infectious cancers
7. Cancer in domestica animals

Practices: molecular diagnostics in cancers
Animal models and parasitic diseases
Course syllabus
1. Genomic, immunologic and diagnostic techniques for the study of parasitic diseases as for instance visceral Leishmaniasis and Filarial infections in laboratory rodent species and dogs.
2. Usefulness of animal models for the understanding of the genetic and pathogenetic basis of parasitic diseases.
3. Evaluation of the epidemiological risk linked to parasitic zoonoses: contribution from the canine model
4. Comparative evaluation of vaccine program efficacy and antiparasitic treatments through clinical trials in canine model.
Practices: unconventional animal models for the study of parasitic and vector-borne diseases
NON-ATTENDING STUDENTS
Pathophysiology
Course syllabus
LECTURES:
1. The Metabolic syndrome in domestic animals (Prof helga Sauerwein - Univesrity of Bonn - Erasmus exchange)
2. Diabetes
3. Obesity
4. Liver diseases
5. Hemathology

PRACTICES
Scientific papers focused on the topics practiced during the course will be uploaded on the ARIEL platform. The student will be asked to deliver a short writtne presentation of the papers during the exam.
Molecular Oncology
Course syllabus
Lectures
1. The molecular bases of cancer: tumor suppressors and oncogenes
2. Viral cancers
3. Angiogenesis,
4. Metastasis
5. Innate immunity in cancer.
6. Infectious cancers
7. Cancer in domestica animals

Molecular diagnostics in cancers (Theory)
Animal models and parasitic diseases
Course syllabus
1. Genomic, immunologic and diagnostic techniques for the study of parasitic diseases as for instance visceral Leishmaniasis and Filarial infections in laboratory rodent species and dogs.
2. Usefulness of animal models for the understanding of the genetic and pathogenetic basis of parasitic diseases.
3. Evaluation of the epidemiological risk linked to parasitic zoonoses: contribution from the canine model
4. Comparative evaluation of vaccine program efficacy and antiparasitic treatments through clinical trials in canine model.
5. Unconventional animal models for the study of parasitic and vector-borne diseases
Animal models and parasitic diseases
VET/06 - PARASITOLOGY AND ANIMAL PARASITIC DISEASES - University credits: 2
Lessons: 12 hours
Professor: Mortarino Michele
Molecular Oncology
VET/03 - VETERINARY PATHOLOGY - University credits: 3
Lessons: 18 hours
Professor: Lecchi Cristina
Pathophysiology
VET/03 - VETERINARY PATHOLOGY - University credits: 3
Lessons: 18 hours
Professor: Ceciliani Fabrizio
Professor(s)
Reception:
After scheduling via mail
Department of Veterinary Medicine - Room 172
Reception:
upon appointment
Via dell'Università 6, Lodi
Reception:
Wednesday 11.00-12.00
DIMEVET - - Lodi Via Dell'Università 6