BIO 335 Immunology

4 credits, Fall or Spring

Explores the principles of basic immunology with an emphasis on the host response at the molecular level. Topics include innate and specific acquired immunity, antigens and antibodies, organs and cells of the immune system, immune dysfunction and prophylaxis. Laboratory sessions include the purification and detection methods of antibody and antigen, isolation of immune cell subpopulations and enzyme immunoassays. Laboratory included.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in BIO 114, BIO 114L, CHEM 211 and CHEM 211L; BIO 310 or BIO 330 recommended