Credit Hours: 3
Prerequisites: BIO 207, four semesters of college chemistry, completion or concurrent enrollment in BIO 318 or consent of instructor. An introductory course in immunology in which the basic principles and concepts are stressed. Topics to be studied include the nature of antigens, haptens, immunoglobulins, and complement and their interactions; the structure, behavior, and interactions of the cell types involved in the immune response; natural resistance and acquired immunity; immune tolerance; allergies; autoimmunity; immune deficiencies; and the histocompatibility complex. (Offered every even fall semester.)
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