Genetic and molecular diagnosis in endocrine diseases

A.Y. 2020/2021
Course offered to students on the PhD programme in
Overall hours
Lesson period
March 2021
Lead instructor: Laura Fugazzola
The most advanced techniques, including genetic and molecular biology analyses, commonly used for the diagnosti work-up of endocrine diseases will be shown. In particular, genetic analyses used for the diagnosis of thyroid cancer, for the differential diagnosis of congenital hypothyroidism and of multiple endocrine neoplasias will be described. Moreover, the genetic analyses of male hypogonadism and premature ovarian failure will be discussed.
Maximum number of participants: 20
Assessment methods
Giudizio di approvazione
Assessment result
superato/non superato
How to enrol


The course enrolment deadline is usually the 25th day of the month prior to the start date. More specifically:

  • for courses starting in June 2021, until 25 May 2021
  • for courses starting in July 2021, until 25 June 2021
  • for courses starting in September 2021, until 30 August 2021.

How to enrol

  1. Access enrolment on PhD courses online service using your University login details
  2. Select the desired programme and click on Registration (Iscrizione) and then on Register (Iscriviti)

Ignore the option "Exam session date” that appears during the enrolment procedure.


For help please contact

Friday 14-15 (appointment requested)
IRCCS Istituto Auxologico Italiano - Ospedale San Luca (5°piano) - Piazzale Brescia 20 - 20149 Milano