FSCI 640 Serology and Immunology

3 credits

This course involves a detailed study of the structure and function of the immune system, and in particular, antigen-antibody reactions with applications to forensic science. Students will learn to perform a variety of laboratory tests in the screening of biological materials, such as blood, semen, saliva, etc. Identification of the source material and feasibility for DNA analysis are key aspects of the course.

Prerequisite(s): None