376-0209-00L  Molecular Disease Mechanisms

SemesterSpring Semester 2020
LecturersC. Wolfrum, H. Gahlon, M. Kopf
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish


376-0209-00 VMolecular Disease Mechanisms4 hrs
Mon12:45-14:30HPV G 4 »
13:00-15:00ER SA TZ »
Tue09:45-11:30HPV G 4 »
10:00-12:00ER SA TZ »
C. Wolfrum, H. Gahlon, M. Kopf

Catalogue data

AbstractIn this course the mechanisms of disease development will be studied. Main topics will be:

1. Influence of environmental factors with an emphasis on inflammation and the immune response.
2. Mechanisms underlying disease progression in metabolic disorders, integrating genetic and environmental factors.
3. Mechanisms underlying disease progression in cancer, integrating genetic and environment
ObjectiveTo understand the mechanisms governing disease development with a special emphasis on genetic and environmental associated components
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Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits6 credits
ExaminersC. Wolfrum, H. Gahlon, M. Kopf
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 120 minutes
Additional information on mode of examinationExam at the computer
Written aidsWörterbuch erlaubt.
Online examinationThe examination may take place on the computer.
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.

Learning materials

DocumentsLecture 1 Felley-Bosco
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