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Modern Diagnostic Techniques in Medical Microbiology and Immunology - B81670 (elective subject)
Title: Moderní diagnostické techniky v mikrobiologii a imunologii
Guaranteed by: Institute of Immunology and Microbiology First Faculty of Medicine and General University Hospital in Prague (11-00351)
Faculty: First Faculty of Medicine
Actual: from 2020
Semester: summer
Points: 4
E-Credits: 4
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:15/15 [hours/semester]
Extent per academic year: 30 [hours]
Capacity: 2
Min. number of students: unlimited
Virtual mobility / capacity: no
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Explanation: MUDr. Emil Pavlík, CSc.white-coat, or white Shirt (t-shirt)+trousers
Additional information:
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: MUDr. Emil Pavlík, CSc.
Attributes: Lékařství
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Annotation -
Last update: Mgr. Kateřina Petříčková, Ph.D. (23.05.2019)
The subject serves to make students familiar in more detail with modern techniques implemented in routine diagnostics im microbiology and immunology not only in theory, but in hands-on practice with selected techniques. Excurssion in a routine diagnostic laboratory will be added.
Aim of the course -
Last update: Mgr. Kateřina Petříčková, Ph.D. (23.05.2019)

Participant of the course will be made familiar with modern techniques, priciples of which they have learned in obligatory subjects of microbiology, iommunology and biochemistry. Automation possibilities will be presented. Focuse on implementing techniques for genome sequence detection of infectious agents as well as sio called cassette tests based on raúpid antigen detection directly in the office of general practicioner. Students will get the chance to make the tests hand-on.

Last update: Mgr. Kateřina Petříčková, Ph.D. (23.05.2019)

Course will be organised upon aggreement in June. For details please contact dr. Pavlík

Topics: Serological techniques, Molecular biology techniques for routine diagnostics of infectious diseases.

Literature -
Last update: Mgr. Kateřina Petříčková, Ph.D. (23.05.2019)

Students will be provided by electronic copies of different information sources at introductory lecture.

Teaching methods
Last update: Mgr. Kateřina Petříčková, Ph.D. (23.05.2019)

One week block course in the students laboratories of the Department of Immunology and Microbiology using equipment purchased for ESF grant project JPD 3 and reagent kits for routine diagnostics of selected infections.

Hands-on work with kits (Sample Preparation, Examination, Detection, Result interpreting). In incubation times lectures and instruction videos.

Entry requirements
Last update: Mgr. Kateřina Petříčková, Ph.D. (23.05.2019)

No special knowledge or pre-requisite requirements for entry. Student should bring their own white coat or White shirt (T-shirt) and trousers.

Requirements to the exam
Last update: Mgr. Kateřina Petříčková, Ph.D. (23.05.2019)

Attendance in a one week block course is required. Activity of students will be continuously monitored. Credits will be provided.

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