The experiments in this beginning immunology laboratory are designed to study both the innate and acquired immune systems. Experimentation into the formation, function and detection of antibodies provides students with skills in basic immunologic techniques. Flow cytometry is used in identification of immune cells as well as functional assays of complement mediated phagocytosis. Prerequisite: BIOL 001A and BIOL 001B, organic chemistry, all with a grade of C or better, MICRO 101, all with a grade of C- or better. Pre/Corequisite: BIOL 6 and BIOL 107. Misc/Lab: 3 hour Lab.
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