Cellular and Molecular Immunology

Credits: 4.00 CREDITS (Basic Science)
Sites: HMS
Directors: Cherayil, Bobby J.; Pillai, Shiv S.
Prerequisites: Biology and basic molecular biology suggested.
Offered: Fall 9/6/2017-12/22/2017 WF 9am-12pm
Location: TMEC209
Open to Exclerks: No (HMS only)
Covers cells and tissues of the immune system, lymphocyte development, the structure and function of antigen receptors, the cell biology of antigen processing and presentation including molecular structure and assembly of MHC molecules, the biology of cytokines, leukocyte-endothelial interactions, and the pathogenesis of immunologically mediated diseases. Consists of lectures and tutorials in which clinical cases will be discussed with faculty tutors.

Written examinations, preparation for tutorials and classroom performance.
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