MIJ485H1: Vaccines and Immunity

Hours: 
36L

Analysis of the strategies used by pathogenic microbes to evade specific and innate immune responses, and the strategies used to combat infectious disease using vaccines, with an emphasis on molecular and immunological aspects. Special topics include: molecular basis of pathogenicity and immune-evasion strategies; vaccination strategies; challenges to vaccine implementation (given jointly by the Departments of Molecular Genetics and Immunology).

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