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Antimicrobial resistance – theory and methods

Teacher

Lina Cavaco

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Categories

Reviews

4.6/5
4.6

Tutorial Price

$Free
https://www.coursera.org/learn/antimicrobial-resistance

Level

NYR

Duration

NYR

# of Reviews

1041

Module Type

On demand video

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.

Instructors

Lina Cavaco

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