Universität Wien FIND

300260 VO Immunology and Cellular Microbiology, Part A (2016W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie




Aims, contents and method of the course

"Immunology": The lecture aims at providing an understanding of the basis of immune responses and immunity. For the adaptive immune system this includes the cell- and molecular biology of lymphocytes, their differentiation, selection, activation and effector functions. For both innate and adaptive immunity, the principles governing antigen recognition and elimination will be presented. Regulation of immune responses by cell-mediated and humoral mechanisms is a further important aspect.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics


Reading list

Provided at the beginning of the first lecture

Association in the course directory

BMG 8, B-BMG 8, WZB, BIO I-2; BIO II-2; BIO II-3, BAN 6, BBO 8, BOE 11, BPB 11, BZO 11

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