This is an undergraduate/graduate level laboratory immunology course designed to introduce the student to basic laboratory immunology principles and procedures. The course is designed to help students become familiar with and proficient in the performance of protocols in cellular immunology, immunohistochemistry and clinical serology. These experiments will introduce the student to the fundamentals of laboratory work in the field of immunology. The laboratory experience is designed to closely reflect that of a modern immunology lab, taking into consideration the limitations of time and available state-of-the-art equipment. Students will also have relevant lectures in these topic areas to assist in learning the principles governing each of these important protocols.
Previous or concurrent enrollment in MICROBIO 320 or ANIMLSCI 572