52126 Immunology & Serology (1)
Course DescriptionAn introduction to the theory of basic immunology, including cells and the organs of immune system, antigens, antibodies, organization and expression immunoglobulin genes, principles of antigen-antibody reactions, major histocompatibility complex, Antigen processing and presentation, T-cell receptors, T-cell maturation, activation and differentiation, B-cell generation, activation, and differentiation, and the principles of serological procedures.
- At the end of this course the student is expected to:
- 1. Basic mechanisms of immunological reactions and their application in the laboratory.
- 2. Disease abnormality that involves reactions and the way diagnosis is made
- 3. Understand the basics of lab immunology techniques and serological Methods
- 4. the various immunological and serological tests used in diagnosis
- 5. the application tests to relevant cases of disease
Books for this Course
- Kuby Immonology
- September 2015
- January 2016