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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....




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!



Very clear and informative to give insights about what's happening in the area of antimicrobial resistance, as well as the urgency to do identification and surveilance of antimicrobial resistance


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創建者 xiaoxia z


Nice introduction course but with substantial amount of useful materials and knowledge! Excellent presentations!

創建者 Armando F R R


It was a very helpful and useful course, Thank you very much to the DTU and the people that made this course.

創建者 siddhi a


Its was a very great experience about the background and recent methods of antibiotic suspectability testing

創建者 Basem A


It's very useful.....I suggest every one working in the field of Antibiotic resistance to going this course.

創建者 David J P O


This is an excellent course. Well done!

It's very straightforward and comprehensive for people under training

創建者 Justyna


This is good and nice course. I highly recommend the course. The teachers are very good.

Thank you very much.

創建者 Sofija K


If you are beginner in microbiology world or if you want to brush on some basics, this is a course for you.

創建者 Faji O R


The course is really good for an holistic understanding of how microorganisms manage to survive treatments.

創建者 Elie A


T​he presentations and discussion were thorough. I enjoyed this course and ready to apply in my company.

創建者 Alberto D


Such a great course, the information presented it was very useful for me and my professional preparation

創建者 george a


I enjoyed the course and suggest it for other people who are interested in antimicrobials and resistance



This course provided great information regarding ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE and its theories and methods.

創建者 Paulina C P


Un Curso Excelente para introducirse al tema y aclarar las dudas que salen durante la práctica diaria.

創建者 Samuel E I


The course is very insightful and offers practical knowledge to antimicrobial susceptibility testing.

創建者 Rohul A


Great course that enrich my knowledge and ideas about antimicrobial resistanc, I recommend it highl.

創建者 Parash C


the lecture delivered are satisfactory and informative with good understandable method of learning.

創建者 Janiah A


Thank you for the opportunity. I have learned a valuable knowledge that I could use in my country.

創建者 Saribel R


I really enjoyed this course. I'm a student of veterinary and this really help me in the carrier

創建者 Jesús Z


Un curso muy bueno donde aprendes grandes cosas, felicito a todos los que impartieron el curso-

創建者 Michelle V C


Excellent course, looking forward to do other courses from the DTU in antimicrobial resistance.

創建者 Eliza J


IT has been great to learn from these amazing lecturers. The overall journey has been great.

創建者 Md. L


Acquired vast knowledge and the course content was really helpful for proper research in lab

創建者 Yonatan R


Very useful information, both general and specific, if a bit light on clinical applications.

創建者 Rishabh C


the course was excellent, learned new things which will be helpful in the future. thank you

創建者 Umar B Z


that was very much informative course and covers all aspects of AST with methods. thank you