MICR 686. Advanced Immunobiology. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Open primarily to residents, medical students and graduate students with an immunology background such as MICR 505. Lectures, seminars, conferences on basic and clinical immunobiology and literature review on the topic, with more emphasis on methods in immunology research and exercising the ability to communicate the topic verbally. Topics have included tumor immunology, cell interactions in the immune response, genetics of the immune response, mechanisms of host-defense and membrane receptors in immunology and neoplasia.