791006 Medical microbiology and anti-infective therapy

Lecture and seminar
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Ruppitsch, Werner , Mayer-Reinprecht, Beatrix
Institute of Biotechnology
Offered in
Sommersemester 2018
Languages of instruction


Frequently occurring Infectious diseases and their corresponding pathogenic agents like bacteria and viruses, epidemiology, laboratory diagnostic, anti-infective drugs, therapeutic and prophylactic measures;

Previous knowledge expected

General microbiology lecture and practical course is recommended

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

This lecture gives students an overview of frequently occurring infectious disease and their corresponding pathogens and the currently available therapies. Students are able to compare pathogens and some of the non-pathogenic organisms they worked with in a practical course.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.