The Immune System I: Basis of Innate and Adaptive Immunity MBB 726 (4)
Basic organization of the immune system, including structure, function and genetics of antibodies, T-cell receptors, innate immune receptors, and the complement system; structure and function of lymphoid tissues. Development of cells and tissues involved in immune responses. Innate and adaptive antibody and cellular immune responses and their orchestration, including mucosal immunity. Prerequisite: MBB 331 or permission of the instructor. Students with credit for MBB 426 or HSCI 426 or HSCI 726 may not complete this course for further credit.