Nov 25, 2020  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 326/326L - 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 discuss topics including hypersensitivity reactions, immunodeficiency, autoimmunity, transplantation, and cancer.  Current immunological methods are also discussed in a laboratory component of the course, which offers 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)