May 26, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Calendar 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate Calendar [ARCHIVED CALENDAR]

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BIOL 4031U – Infection and Immunity


An advanced course building on basic concepts in microbiology and immunology. The focus is on host-pathogen interactions, current concepts in cellular microbiology, host responses, and immunology. Selected bacterial, viral and parasitic pathogens will be discussed in depth, exploring host evasion, host impact and host response strategies. Current concepts in immunology will include vaccine development, immunotherapeutics, immunopharmacology, autoimmune disease, transplantation and immunodeficiency, integrating current research issues.
Credit hours: 3
Lecture hours: 3
Prerequisite(s): BIOL 2030U  and (BIOL 3030U or BIOL 2060U  or HLSC 2461U 
Credit restriction(s): BIOL 3031U
Experiential learning: Yes



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