FDGMB_FAF Microbiology

Faculty of Pharmacy
Autumn 2021
Extent and Intensity
1/1/0. 25 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
PharmDr. Jakub Treml, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
PharmDr. Alice Sychrová, Ph.D.
Faculty of Pharmacy
Basic knowledge of microbiology and methods used in microbiology.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The course focuses on current issues of pharmaceutical microbiology, which will include, in particular, natural antimicrobial agents, including those isolated from plants, and preservatives, methods for the evaluation of antimicrobial activity of plant products and other natural products, evaluation of interactions between medicinal plant products and microbes of the human and animal gut.
Learning outcomes
Knowledge of basic and advanced methods of microbiology Knowledge of the mechanisms of action of antimicrobial agents Knowledge of natural antimicrobial compounds Knowledge of antibiotics and their effects
  • A series of tutorials/consultations and studying alone at home on various aspects of pharmaceutical microbiology including microbial natural antibiotics and preservatives, methods of evaluation anti-microbial activity of plant substances and other natural products, assessment of interactions between herbal medicinal products and human and animal gut bacteria
    required literature
  • Mlynarčík. Farmaceutická mikrobiológia. UK Bratislava, 2017. ISBN 978-80-223-4102-8. info
    recommended literature
  • Bryskier André. Antimicrobial Agents. ASM Press, Washington DC, 2005. ISBN 978-1-55581-237-9. info
    not specified
  • Vybrané vědecké časopisy. info
Teaching methods
Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming)
Assessment methods
Oral examination
Language of instruction
Further Comments
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught each semester.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2020, Autumn 2020, Spring 2021.
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