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2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog 
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 426/426L - Immunology and Lab

The body’s defense against harmful pathogens and genetic diseases relies upon proper functioning of the immune system. In this course, students learn the fundamental aspects of both innate and adaptive immunity, and will discuss topics including hypersensitivity reactions, immunodeficiency, autoimmunity, transplantation, and cancer.  Current immunological methods will also be discussed in a laboratory component of the course, which will offer hands-on training with state-of-the-art techniques. Class, three hours; lab, two hours per week. (Lecture: 3 cr.; Lab: 1 cr.) Must be registered for lecture and lab sections.

Prerequisites & Notes
BIO 102 and BIO 292, or permission of instructor.

(Cr: 4)