Learning outcomes of the course unit
The main objective of this module is to give students the basic knowledge of eukaryotic cells and tissues.
Course contents summary
The module of Istology within the Course of Anatomy and Istology aims to teach to students the basic knowledge of the cell and its components (plasma membrane, cytoplasm, Golgi's apparatus, endoplasmic reticulum, mitocondria, nucleus), the cell cycle, the stem cells, the processes involved in cell differentiation, the formation and organisation of tissuses (epithelial, connective, glands, nervous and muscolar).
Renato Scandroglio: La cellula. Edizioni Santa Croce, Parma.Renato Scandroglio. I tessuti definitivi. Santa Croce Edizioni, Parma.Istologia di Monesi. Piccin Nuova Libraria, Padova.
Assessment methods and criteria