Microbiology

Course Code :1061FBDDIE
Study domain:Veterinary Medicine
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:1st semester
Sequentiality:
Contact hours:80
Credits:8
Study load (hours):224
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Peter Delputte
Paul Cos

3. Course contents *

Besides a general introduction, the course contains two large parts: a virology part and a bacteriology and mycology part. The structure and multiplication (in vitro and in vivo) of viruses, bacteria, fungi and yeasts are discussed in detail, referring to important pathogens in veterinary Medicine and their taxonomy. The pathogenesis, diagnosis, epizootiology, prevention and treatment are discussed.