histology, cytology, biochemistry, molecular biology basic knowledge
Mycrobiology and Immunology courses introduce students to the study of the main pathogens of veterinary Interest (Bacteria, Viruses), mainly focusing on their components involved in pathogenicity and in the activation of immune response. Sutdents are required to handle the main diagnostic and profilactic tools and aquire a clear view of humoral and cell mediated immunities
Innate immunity. receptors of innate immunity. MAMPS,PAMPS, DAMPS. Phagocytosis, inflammation, complement system. Adaptive immunity, humoral and cell mediated, vaccines, serological diagnosis.
Libro di testo: Microbiologia e immunologia veterinaria. Alessandra Cocilovo, Giorgio Poli. UTET.; Slides relative alle lezioni del docente disponibili sulla piattaforma moodle; Sito tematico consigliato MICROBIOLOGY E-‐TEXT AND LECTURE GUIDE (http://faculty.ccbcmd.edu/courses/bio141/lecguide/index.html)