Biotechnology applied to animal research

A.Y. 2018/2019
Lesson for
8
Max ECTS
48
Overall hours
SSD
AGR/17 VET/07 VET/08
Language
English
Learning objectives
Animal research is facing new challenges in relation to: bioethical issues, innovative pharmacological and toxicological research, and on the impact of biotech in designing animal studies. The course will provide a multidisciplinary overview of the latest developments within the themes mentioned with particular reference to the approaches and biotechnological applications.

Course structure and Syllabus

Active edition
Yes
Responsible
Module: Bioethics and Biotechnology
VET/08 - VETERINARY CLINICAL MEDICINE - University credits: 3
Lessons: 18 hours
Module: Biotechnology applied to innovative drugs
VET/07 - VETERINARY PHARMACOLOGY AND TOXICOLOGY - University credits: 3
Lessons: 18 hours
Module: Designing an experiment in animal biotechnology
AGR/17 - LIVESTOCK SYSTEMS, ANIMAL BREEDING AND GENETICS - University credits: 2
Lessons: 12 hours
Lesson period
Second semester
Lesson period
Second semester
Assessment methods
Esame
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi