78630 - Onco Hematology Genetics - Cytogenetics

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  • Teacher Nicoletta Testoni

  • Credits 1

  • SSD MED/15

  • Teaching Mode Traditional lectures

  • Language Italian

  • Campus of Bologna

  • Degree Programme Single cycle degree programme (LMCU) in Medicine and Surgery (cod. 8415)

  • Course Timetable from Jan 12, 2022 to Jan 19, 2022


This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.

Good health and well-being

Academic Year 2021/2022

Learning outcomes

The course aims to achieve the following objectives. To provide the basis for developing professional and decision-making autonomy in the recognition and treatment of onco haematological diseases in according to the genetic molecular basis. To provide the scientific and methodological bases for expanding the knowledge of the main indications of the genetics of haematological diseases. To provide the basis of the main theoretical and practical knowledge regarding the main genetic analysis and consultation in the genetic-based haematological diseases.

Course contents

Knowledge of the applications of cytogenetics in the diagnostics and in the therapeutic approach of haematological diseases

  • Cytogenetics of myeloproliferative diseases

  • Cytogenetics of lymphoproliferative diseases

Introduction to the application of new techniques


Didactic material will be provided during the lessons. Updated publications regarding teaching topics will be indicated.

Teaching methods

4 frontal lessons of 2 hours each

Assessment methods

At the end of the integrated course, the exam will consist of an oral or a written test with a question of each teaching

Office hours

See the website of Nicoletta Testoni