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May 14, 2021
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HSC 404 - Infection,Immunity&Inflammat.
Infection, Immunity and Inflammation
Prerequisite: HSC 215 or BIO 220 or HSC 318

This class provides students with the fundamentals of immunology to better understand current topics in infections, immunological diseases and public health. Students will learn how the immune system works to prevent, resolve, or exacerbate disease. A general overview of the immune system will introduce students to the mechanisms involved in the elucidation, introduction, potentiation and maintenance of an effective immune response against non-self molecules and microbial invaders. The course will finally examine the concept of immunization and vaccination and the advantages and disadvantages to the immune system as they relate to prevention and control of infections and illness.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Seminar

Health Sciences Department

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