BIOL
GU4073
Cellular/Molecular Immunology
Semester: 
Fall 2017
Section Number: 
001
Days of the Week: 
Mondays
Wednesdays
Time: 
11:40am - 12:55pm
Number of Credits: 
3
Course Description: 

Prerequisites: two semesters of a rigorous, molecularly-oriented introductory biology course (such as C2005 and C2006), or the instructor's permission. This course will cover the basic concepts underlying the mechanisms of innate and adaptive immunity, as well as key experimental methods currently used in the field. To keep it real, the course will include clinical correlates in such areas as infectious diseases, autoimmune diseases, cancer, and transplantation. Taking this course won't turn you into an immunologist, but it may make you want to become one, as was the case for several students last year. After taking the course, you should be able to read the literature intelligently in this rapidly advancing field.

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