This unit will address the use of chemotherapy for infections, the consequences that have resulted in the adaptation of pathogens, and new approaches to address the identification of a susceptibility testing.
Antiseptics and disinfectants. Antibiotics. Types. Antibiograms. Main mechanisms of action.
Molecular models of resistance to antibiotics. The multi-resistentencia: "superbugs". Transfer resistance genes.
Genetic profiles of resistance: the resistome. Control: development of diagnostic systems. Microarrays.