Microbiology and Veneorology


The specialty in Microbiology aims at training specialists with medical and scientific knowledge in the field of bacteriology, virology, mycology and parasitology. During the course, will be given particular importance to morphology, pathophysiology, genetics of micro-organisms, as well as to the cellular and molecular fundamentals of the microbial pathogenecity, to the interaction between micro-organism and host, to the mechanism of antimicrobial drugs and to the micro-organisms biotechnological applications. Resident students will be taught how to assess clinical and diagnostic aspects of microbiology applied to medical clinic.


Prof. Anna Marchese


V.le Benedetto XV, 6

16132 Genova (GE)

Last update 7 April 2022