LMP402H1: Inflammation and Infection

Hours: 
24L

Mechanisms that allow microbial pathogens to cause disease and the host to detect infection, mount an inflammatory response and resolve the infection.  Primary research articles are discussed.  Topics include commensal bacteria, bacterial toxins, pattern recognition receptors, leukocyte emigration, chemotaxis, and the role of non-coding RNAs in immunity.

Prerequisite: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Living Things and Their Environment (4)