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Sobre o curso

The course will cover the topics related to antimicrobial resistance with basic definitions and overview on antimicrobials their use and the emergence and spread of resistance. The course will guide you through the concepts and the importance of resistance spread and dissemination and how that happens. It will show you how bacteria become resistant and which mechanisms they might use for this. And as part of the course you will also receive some training in methods for antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) and detection of specific resistance in the microbiological laboratories with the basic methods available and with focus on the obtention of good quality results which can be interpreted and used for different purposes. Additionally, it will show you how to use genomic analysis tools to analyze whole genome sequencing data to detect resistance genes (and or other genes of interest) in a simple and easy way using online tools freely available. In the new new version an additional module including detection of specific resistance mechanisms was added. After this course you should be able to: 1. Describe the most important families of antimicrobials and mode of action 2. Understand the basic concepts of antimicrobial resistance from several perspectives (clinical, research and microbiological) 3. Enumerate and describe how bacteria can become resistant and the mechanisms that may be involved in that process 4. Describe how antimicrobial resistance emerges and spreads around the world including concepts of antimicrobial resistance transfer, selection and dissemination 5. Enumerate the methods used for antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) 6. Compare dilution and diffusion methods and know the basic techniques of agar disk diffusion, broth dilution and agar dilution methods 7. Have detailed theoretical knowledge on how to perform the main methods in a laboratory 8. Know the basic concepts about analysis and interpretation of results of AST, including different breakpoints, cut-off setting and their applications. 9. Understand the importance and related concepts related to quality management and quality assurance method standardization, applied to AST 10. Relate the information obtained in this course with real cases of resistant bacteria spreading in patients, the community, animals or the environment 11. Relate the phenotypical results with results from genotyping using molecular techniques for detection of resistance mechanisms 12. Understand the concept and be able to apply genomic analysis tools used to detect resistance genes and other relevant genes from Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) data (with demonstration of selected online tools) Disclaimer: Please note that the guidelines and methods referred or links included in these materials are updated when the videos lectures are produced and before the course is released, however these might become outdated with time....

Melhores avaliações

DJ

Nov 15, 2016

It was really a good lectures and please I want to know about my certificate in have already purchased this course and submitted all\n\nThe documents let me know when will I get my certificate .

AA

Sep 24, 2017

This i very good course. i recommended to all microbiology and molecular biology students. All three teachers are very good. specially last week lecture about molecular detection of MRSA. CRE.

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por Jesús

Jun 21, 2019

Un curso muy bueno donde aprendes grandes cosas, felicito a todos los que impartieron el curso-

por Michelle V C

Oct 31, 2016

Excellent course, looking forward to do other courses from the DTU in antimicrobial resistance.

por Yonatan R A

Aug 28, 2018

Very useful information, both general and specific, if a bit light on clinical applications.

por Rishabh C

Aug 05, 2020

the course was excellent, learned new things which will be helpful in the future. thank you

por Umar B Z

Jul 07, 2020

that was very much informative course and covers all aspects of AST with methods. thank you

por Eliana Q

Feb 02, 2020

He aprendido nueva información y ha sido de una forma bastante fluida y fácil de asimilar.

por Nada H A G

Dec 07, 2019

It was a pleasure for me to learn this valuable information from professional instructors

por Thiago S

Jan 30, 2017

The course covers all points about antimicrobial resistance in a simple and complete way.

por DR A V

May 16, 2020

More detailed knowledge should be provided in the case of ESBL, AmpC, and carbapenemase.

por Aman U

Mar 07, 2019

I found this course very informative and up to the marks and I really enjoyed the course

por norma9331@gmail.com

Oct 29, 2017

Es un buen curso para aprender las generalidades de la resistencia a los antibióticos

por Hévlyn R d A

Jul 22, 2020

It's a very good course. Perfectly elaborated, with good content and clear language.

por Zoltan K

Apr 16, 2020

This is an excellent course which provides a lot of information on AMR. Many thanks!

por Zain U A

Nov 26, 2018

it was really a great course and i recommend all microbiologists to take the course.

por Apoorva V p

Jun 27, 2020

amazing course for budding microbiologists as well as budding pharmacists like me!

por Shuja A

Jun 11, 2020

Excellent knowledge on antimicrobial resistance theory and practical methadology.

por JATINDER K

Jul 07, 2018

This course is really helpful for me, and I am very thankful to all the teachers.

por sebastian l a

Aug 03, 2020

muy completos los temas y bastante interesante su contenido, me gusto bastante.

por Reeba J

May 06, 2020

It was a really good experience.I have learned a lot from this course.

Thank you

por Rogelio d J T R

Nov 20, 2016

This is an excellent introductory course in the field of antimicrobial testing.

por Renzo C

Jun 14, 2020

Good, very interesting with useful information about antimicrobial resistance.

por Sarmila M

Jun 07, 2020

I love all the lectures especially Dr. Lina Cavaco's lecture. Thank you guys.

por Anil c s

Mar 01, 2020

good but not giving marksheet which is much needed somewhere i want to used..

por JESUS D S M

Oct 16, 2018

Es un curso excepcional, la calidad es excelente, superó mis expectativas!!!

por Muhaimen A

Jun 05, 2017

Being a microbiology student this course is helping me too much in my field.