7.63[J] Immunology


Class Info

Comprehensive survey of molecular, genetic, and cellular aspects of the immune system. Topics include innate and adaptive immunity; cells and organs of the immune system; hematopoiesis; immunoglobulin, T cell receptor, and major histocompatibility complex (MHC) proteins and genes; development and functions of B and T lymphocytes; immune responses to infections and tumors; hypersensitivity, autoimmunity, and immunodeficiencies. Particular attention to the development and function of the immune system as a whole, as studied by modern methods and techniques. Students taking graduate version explore the subject in greater depth, including study of recent primary literature.

This class has 7.06 as a prerequisite.

7.63[J] will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by M. Birnbaum and S. Spranger.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

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