Innovative immunological approaches aimed at modifying immune response will continue to play a significant role in the future of biomedical, medicine, biotechnology, and the pharmaceutical industries. This course will examine newer techniques and applications in the immunology field as they pertain to medical diagnostics and biotechnology. It will cover current principles and theories being developed, antibody structure and function, innate and adaptive immunity, cells involved in the immune response, complement, antigen-antibody reactions, and antibody detection for the diagnosis of infectious disease.
Course Number: BIOL-40043
Credit: 3.00 unit(s)