Second semester 2020-2021
The teaching classes will be held on Tuesday (11:00-13:00) and Friday (9,00-12,00) in classroom D - ex Officine Ortopediche
    Professor   Topics Lecture no.   day  
  Bellelli Metabolism of nucleotide bases. Hyperuricemias and assay of uric acid. #1 March 2  
  Bellelli Biosynthesis of the heme and its defects; porphyrias. Assay of heme biosynthesis intermediates #2 March 5  
  Bellelli Plasma proteins and their clinical relevance. Lipoproteins. Electrophoresis of the human serum. Immunoassays for proteins. #3 March 9  
  Bellelli Enzymes in blood. Isoenzymes. Macroenzymes. Organ pathology. #4 March 12  
  Bellelli Heme catabolism; jaundice. #5 March 16  
  Bellelli Homeostasis of water and salts. Acid-base equilibrium. The hemogas analysis #6 March 19  
  Angeloni Markers in neoplastic disorders. #7 March 23  
  Bellelli Glucose metabolism. Hyperglycemias and hypoglycemias. Diabetes mellitus. #8 March 26  
  Bellelli The urea cycle. Assay of ammonia, urea, creatine and creatinine. #9 March 30  
    Easter holidays   April 2  
    Easter holidays   April 6  
  Angeloni Markers to evaluate liver function. #10 April 9  
  Bellelli The endocrine system n.1: hypophysis. #11 April 13  
  Angeloni Markers to evaluate heart pathophysiology. #12 April 16  
  Bellelli The endocrine system n.2: thyroid, adrenals, gonads. #13 April 20  
  Angeloni Evaluation of kidney function. #14 April 23  
  Bellelli Inborn errors of metabolism n.1: aminoacids. #15 April 27  
  Mainiero Acute phase proteins and complement.
Laboratory medicine of immune disorders. Allergic and autoimmune disorders.
#16 April 30  
  Bellelli Inborn errors of metabolism n.2: aminoacids. #17 May 4  
  Bellelli Inborn errors of metabolism n.3: glycogenoses; lipidoses; metal accumulation. #18 May 7  
  Bellelli Hypervitaminoses and hypovitaminoses #19 May 11  
  Bellelli Standard blood tests and their clinical significance; laboratory findings in some common pathological conditions #20 May 14  

Michael Laposata: Laboratory Medicine: The Diagnosis of Disease in the Clinical Laboratory (LANGE Basic Science).
Henry's clinical diagnosis and management by laboratory methods. McPherson, Richard A; Pincus, Matthew R. Edition n. 23. St. Louis, Missouri, Elsevier, 2017.