2017-2018 Academic Bulletin 
    
    Dec 10, 2018  
2017-2018 Academic Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 350 - Immunology


Credits: 4
An introduction to the cellular and molecular basis of vertebrate immune systems. Topics include the components and organization of the immune system, development of the immune system, studies of how organisms mount an immune response, and how the immune response itself can cause disease by being hypo- or hyper-reactive. Discussions of seminal papers from the primary literature and case studies of immune dysfunction are emphasized. Three lectures and one recitation per week.

Prerequisite: BIO 220 .

Distribution Requirements: SP.