Biomarkers in precision medicine: bridge the gap between translational research and clinical practice

A.Y. 2021/2022
Course offered to students on the PhD programme in
Overall hours
Lesson period
February 2022
Lead instructor: Nicola Fusco
This course aims to provide a broad overview of how biomarkers in translational medicine can be exploited in the setting of cancer management. Lectures will be presented by international renowned scientists pointing out the reliability and future prospects of state-of-the-art biomarkers in clinical practice and how they they are used across different tumor types and in different clinical settings. Particular attention will be paid to providing practical information on the strategies to improve the clinical utility and feasibility of a biomarker-oriented translational approach.
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.


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