HST.176 Cellular and Molecular Immunology


Class Info

Covers cells and tissues of the immune system, lymphocyte development, the structure and function of antigen receptors, the cell biology of antigen processing and presentation including molecular structure and assembly of MHC molecules, lymphocyte activation, the biology of cytokines, leukocyte-endothelial interactions, and the pathogenesis of immunologically mediated diseases. Consists of lectures and tutorials in which clinical cases are discussed with faculty tutors. Details of each case covering a number of immunological issues in the context of disease are posted on a student website. Only HST students may register under HST.175, graded P/D/F. Limited to 45.

This class has 7.05 as a prerequisite.

HST.176 will be offered this semester (Fall 2018). It is instructed by S. Pillai and B. Cherayil.

Lecture occurs 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM on Wednesdays and Fridays in RAGON.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

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