The educational program, organized according to the requirements of the Dublin Descriptors (D1-D5),provide to the student the fundamental c knowledge to understand the pathologies of unconventional agents (prions) in domestic and wild animals. The educational program aims to make the student independent in the choices of lab methods in the diagnosis of TSEs and to develop, independently of judgment as well communicative ability of the results.
Course contents summary
Molecular biological (Elisa, WB and IHC)for testing the PrPsc in TSE diagnostic of animals
a) obiettivi formativi;
b) metodi didattici
Powerpoint presentation used in ex-cathedra activities
Lectures and visit in TSE lab authorized by Italian Department of Health: IZS Modena