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:

  • 27 December 2021 for courses starting in January 2022
  • 25 January 2022 for courses starting in February 2022
  • 25 February 2022 for courses starting in March 2022.

Deadlines for enrolment in other courses will be announced as soon as possible.

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 [email protected]

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