MT1903: MLT Immunology

Credits 3 Lab Hours 0 Lecture Hours 3 Clinical Hours 0
Tiered Course Indicator
A survey of basic immunological principles is presented for the student to provide a general orientation to immunology. Certain concepts and the major effectors of immune responses are introduced and more detailed discussions are held later in the course. Central aspects of humoral and cellular immune responses, both specific and non-specific are covered. Exploration of special topics in immunology such as autoimmunity and immunodeficiency is held. Immunologic principles of laboratory diagnosis of human disease are emphasized.