In this introduction to basic concepts in immunology, particular emphasis will be given to the molecular basis of specificity and diversity of the antibody and cellular immune responses. Cellular and antibody responses in health and disease will be addressed, along with mechanisms of immune evasion by pathogens, autoimmune disease, and cancer.
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: ([MB&B181 or BIOL181] AND [BIOL182 or MB&B182]) OR MB&B208
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (BIOL)(MB&B)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|SECTION 01 In-person only|
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Ivan Roitt, Jonathan Brostoff and David Male, IMMUNOLOGY, fifth edition, Mosby 1998, London
|Examination and Assignments: |
Two exams (midterm and final), and presentations to class.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Primarily a course for Juniors and Seniors. Students who intend to take this course and the Chemistry 251, 252 sequence concurrently may enroll in this course with a prerequisite override form.
|Instructor(s): Oliver,Donald B. Times: ..T.R.. 10:30AM-11:50AM; Location: SHAN107; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 35||SR major: 15||JR major: 15|| || |
|Seats Available: -2||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 0||JR non-major: 5||SO: 0||FR: 0|
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