Module Guide before WS 2016/17

Modul LS4100 F

Medical Cell Biology 2: Part of the moduole F: Molecular mechanisms in the pathophysiology of pulmonary diseases (PathoLunge)


1 Semester
Turnus of offer:

each summer semester
Credit points:

Course of studies, specific field and terms:
  • Master MLS 2009 (Module part of a compulsory module), cell biology, 2nd semester
Classes and lectures:
  • Molecular mechanisms in the pathophysiology of pulmonary diseases (lecture, 2 SWS)
  • 50 Hours private studies
  • 30 Hours in-classroom work
Contents of teaching:
  • Introduction: Lung structure; respiration/ventilation and lung damage; immunological aspects
  • Diagnostic methods in clinical pneumology: lung function analysis; bronchoscopy; bronchoalveolar lavage; molecular genetics
  • Specific aspects of the pathophysiology of selected pulmonary diseases
  • Understanding the basics of lung structure and function as well as of basic diagnostic methodology
  • Understanding the (patho)physiologic and molecular mechanisms involved in the development of selected pulmonary diseases
  • Acquiring basic knowledge of disease-specific animal models
Grading through:
  • written exam
Responsible for this module:
  • Siehe Hauptmodul
  • Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Heinz Fehrenbach
  • Alfred P. Fishman (Ed.): Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders - 4th Edition 2008; McGraw Hill
  • offered only in German

Part of the module LS4100
One choise of seven. You have to choose 3

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