Immunology Fourth Semester Syllabus for BSc Biotechnology
COURSE NAME: Immunology
COURSE CODE: BIO 207
PROGRAM: B.Sc. Biotechnology
Historical perspectives in Immunology
Introduction to the Immune System
Cells and Organs of the Immune system
Innate immune responses
Cells of the innate immune system
Antigen capture and presentation to lymphocytes
Antigen recognition in the adaptive immune system
Cell mediated Immune responses
Effector mechanisms of Cell mediated Immune responses
Humoral immune responses
Effector mechanisms of Humoral Immune responses
Immunologic tolerance and autoimmunity
Immune responses against tumors and transplants
Hypersensitivity reactions and diseases
Congenital and acquired Immuno-deficiencies
Basic Immunology: Functions and disorders of the Immune system, Abul K abbas, Andrew H Lichtman and Shiv Pillai
- Immunology, Kuby, by Kindt, Goldsby, Osborne, Sixth Edition.
- Immunobiology, The Immune system in Health and Disease, Seventh Edition by Janeway, Travers et al, Garland Publishing, 2008.
- Research articles and reviews from scientific publications.