78631 - Onco Haematology Genetics and Onco Haematology Hemopathy-

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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 21, 2022 to Jan 28, 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 genetics in the diagnostics and in the therapeutic approach of haematological diseases

  • Genetics of acute myeloproliferative and myelodysplastic syndromes

  • Genetics of acute and chronic lymphoproliferative syndromes

Laboratory genetic analysis




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