2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

BIO 636 Immunology

A study of the components of the immune system and immune responses with particular emphasis on immune-related diseases. Topics include hematopoiesis, cellular interactions, immunochemistry, immunogenetics, immune regulation and tolerance. The lab component will emphasize immunology-based assays and include journal article discussions concerning immunology topics. Prerequisite: cell biology and one course in microbiology, or by permission of the instructor or department chairperson.