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Course syllabus N400K0_4D - Clinical Biochemistry and Pathobiochemistry (FCFT - 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies)


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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology
Course unit title: Clinical Biochemistry and Pathobiochemistry
Course unit code: N400K0_4D
Mode of completion and Number of ECTS credits: Exam-PhD (6 credits)
 
Name of lecturer: doc. Ing. Boris Lakatoš, PhD. (person responsible for course) - slovak, english
 
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Student is familiar with biochemical aspects of genesis and progress of various diseases. Student understands the relationship between the cause of disease and its clinical manifestations. He is familiar with methods and techniques of determination of biochemical parameters used in diagnostics of diseases.
 
Prerequisites and co-requisites: none
 
Course contents:
Defects of carbohydrates metabolism. Metabolism of aminoacids and its defects. Biosynthesis and degradation of purine and pyrimidine nucleotides and their defects. Defects of fatty acids metabolism. Biosynthesis of heme and porphyrias. Defects of cardiovascular system. Role of liver and defects of liver functions. Metabolism of sphingolipids and lysosomal storage diseases. Defects of CNS. Inflammatory process – proteins of acute phase. Causes of tumour diseases. Defects of food intake – reasons and consequences of malnutrition and obesity.
 
Recommended or required reading:
 
Planned learning activities and teaching methods: Consultations
 
Assesment methods and criteria: Exam
 
Language of instruction: Slovak, English
 
Work placement(s): There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.


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