Welcome to the CoursePlus Web site for GRADUATE IMMUNOLOGY: THE IMMUNE RESPONSE (260.717.01), a course offered by the Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Presents advanced topics concerning the immunologic system; the cellular basis of the immune response; effector functions of antibody, lymphocytes, and macrophages; regulation of the immune response; and immunologic diseases. Lectures and readings develop a well-rounded view of the interrelated elements comprising the immune system.
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
- Survey the structure of the immune system, the molecular and cellular bases of immune recognition, the effecter functions and regulation of the immune response
- Relate the function of the immune system to its applications in protection, transplantation and immunological diseases
- Critically review articles in recent literature
Tue Thu 9:00 AM to 10:20 AM
260.611-612, ME260.709, ME340.703, or consent of instructor
Grading Policy: Student evaluation based on class participation and an essay.
Grading Restrictions: Letter grade