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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. Additionally, it will show you how to use genomic analysis tools to analyze whole genome sequencing data to detect resistance genes (and or other genes of interest) in a simple and easy way using online tools freely available. In the new new version an additional module including detection of specific resistance mechanisms was added. After this course you should be able to: 1. Describe the most important families of antimicrobials and mode of action 2. Understand the basic concepts of antimicrobial resistance from several perspectives (clinical, research and microbiological) 3. Enumerate and describe how bacteria can become resistant and the mechanisms that may be involved in that process 4. Describe how antimicrobial resistance emerges and spreads around the world including concepts of antimicrobial resistance transfer, selection and dissemination 5. Enumerate the methods used for antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) 6. Compare dilution and diffusion methods and know the basic techniques of agar disk diffusion, broth dilution and agar dilution methods 7. Have detailed theoretical knowledge on how to perform the main methods in a laboratory 8. Know the basic concepts about analysis and interpretation of results of AST, including different breakpoints, cut-off setting and their applications. 9. Understand the importance and related concepts related to quality management and quality assurance method standardization, applied to AST 10. Relate the information obtained in this course with real cases of resistant bacteria spreading in patients, the community, animals or the environment 11. Relate the phenotypical results with results from genotyping using molecular techniques for detection of resistance mechanisms 12. Understand the concept and be able to apply genomic analysis tools used to detect resistance genes and other relevant genes from Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) data (with demonstration of selected online tools) Disclaimer: Please note that the guidelines and methods referred or links included in these materials are updated when the videos lectures are produced and before the course is released, however these might become outdated with time....

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FH
2020年12月30日

As a microbiology student, I can say that I've learned so many theoretical and practical methods involving antimicrobial resistance as well as bacteriology in general. Huge thanks to great lecturers!

DJ
2016年11月14日

It was really a good lectures and please I want to know about my certificate in have already purchased this course and submitted all\n\nThe documents let me know when will I get my certificate .

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176 - Antimicrobial resistance - theory and methods 的 200 個評論(共 364 個)

創建者 Emmanuel I B

2019年10月9日

Great introduction to AMR theory and methods

創建者 ማሻ አ ቲ M T

2019年10月7日

greatful lecture delivery by Lina.

Thank you.

創建者 Wisdom T N

2020年6月6日

Great insight into antimicrobial resistance

創建者 Jonas R d R

2020年2月14日

muito bom, me ajudou muito em microbiologia

創建者 Fabiola P P

2020年9月19日

I really loved this course, was so useful.

創建者 Jorge A Z A

2020年9月12日

Excelente curso, explicaciones muy claras.

創建者 Mathilde R

2020年6月19日

Thank you! It was great and very useful :)

創建者 Paola P

2020年6月1日

Excellent!, it was an amazing experience.

創建者 Peter P

2020年4月5日

Highly informative and well-structured.

創建者 Minimol T P

2016年7月26日

Very nice lecure.easily understandable.

創建者 Harini

2020年6月4日

It is very useful for me to understand

創建者 Lee V

2017年11月6日

Nice overview of issues we face today.

創建者 Jonathan O A

2018年11月9日

Worth the time, and very informative.

創建者 19113058 H - S F

2020年8月3日

This course was good and informative

創建者 DEEPTHI B

2020年5月13日

The course was very well structured.

創建者 Rayd A

2017年2月27日

Best presentation for Antimicrobial.

創建者 Dr. J B K

2021年1月13日

Very informative and usefull for me

創建者 Maria M

2017年6月19日

Excellente curso, 100% recomendado

創建者 Vincent M M

2016年10月21日

Amazing course. Thank You coursera

創建者 Md. A N

2020年12月15日

Nice course and also so educative

創建者 ABIDA

2020年10月28日

Really good course..im very happy

創建者 MUHAMMAD N A

2020年8月31日

amazing and well organized course

創建者 pamela c m

2020年5月24日

excellente its easy to understand

創建者 Deepthi g

2017年3月10日

It was good learning experience!!

創建者 Danielle D

2018年1月28日

Great course! So glad I took it.