General and Experimental Oncology

Course Code :1027FBDBMW
Study domain:Biomedical Sciences
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:2nd semester
Sequentiality:
Contact hours:27
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Filip Lardon
An Wouters

3. Course contents *

 

In this course, the development of cancer is discussed: the occurence, mortality, stages, biological aspects, cancer biology, causes and preventions, diagnostics and therapies are taken into account. Furthermore, for a few important cancertypes, the clinical-oncological approach is discussed. Finally, this course pays attention to the experimental oncological scientific research by means of a guided task.