MOLECULAR PATHOLOGY OF NEOPLASIAS OF THE ORAL CAVITY
Learning outcomes of the course unit
In depth knowledge of the mechanisms involved in neoplastic transformation
Course contents summary
Etiology of oral cavity tumors. Molecular basis of neoplastic transformation: protooncogenes, oncogenes and oncoproteins; oncosuppressor genes and their products. Altered apoptosis in tumor cells.
Kumar, Abbas, Fausto, Aster. Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease. 8th Edition, Elsevier, 2009
Oral lesson - Audiovisual tutorials, empoyed during the lessons, will be provided to the students
Assessment methods and criteria