The students have to aquire the molecular basis of the regulation of inflammation, as local and systemic event, with particular emphasys to the cell communication signals such as cytokines and cell adhesion molecules.
Course contents summary
Prof. Paolo Borghetti (1 CFU: 8 hours)
The inflammation: functional aspects
Molecular regulation of cell communication and activation during inflammation:
- Cell Adhesion molecules
Molecular basis of acute phase reaction
Robbins e Contran “Le Basi Patologiche delle Malattie. Patologia Generale” 7° Ed. Kumar- Abbas - Fausto