Hours per week
Objectives of the course (preferably expressed in terms of learning outcomes and competences): Basic cell and molecular aspects and detailed study of seleted topics.
Course contents: Oncogenic DNA and RNA viruses. Oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes (structure, expression molecular signaling mechanisms and biological effects). Regulation and dysgerulation of the cell cycle, cell differentiation and apoptosis. Immune mechanisms, stem cell origins, mutations, Genome instability, metastasis, angiogenesis, molecular approaches to diagnosis and treatment.