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301260 VO Immunology and Cellular Microbiology, Part A (2020W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie

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Details

Language: English

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

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Wednesday 07.10. 15:30 - 17:30 Digital
Thursday 08.10. 14:00 - 16:00 Digital
Wednesday 14.10. 15:30 - 17:30 Digital
Thursday 15.10. 14:00 - 16:00 Digital
Wednesday 21.10. 15:30 - 17:30 Digital
Thursday 22.10. 14:00 - 16:00 Digital
Wednesday 28.10. 15:30 - 17:30 Digital
Thursday 29.10. 14:00 - 16:00 Digital
Wednesday 04.11. 15:30 - 17:30 Digital
Thursday 05.11. 14:00 - 16:00 Digital
Wednesday 11.11. 15:30 - 17:30 Digital
Thursday 12.11. 14:00 - 16:00 Digital
Wednesday 18.11. 15:30 - 17:30 Digital
Thursday 19.11. 14:00 - 16:00 Digital
Wednesday 25.11. 15:30 - 17:30 Digital
Thursday 26.11. 14:00 - 16:00 Digital
Wednesday 02.12. 15:30 - 17:30 Digital
Thursday 03.12. 14:00 - 16:00 Digital
Wednesday 09.12. 15:30 - 17:30 Digital

Information

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, 4 problems, usually one or two as multiple choice

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The exam is successful with 50% of the maximal score.
Each problem is scored with a max. of 10 points. Grades are given according to the following key:
<19 points = 5 (insufficient)
20-24 points = 4 (sufficient)
25-29 points = 3 (satisfactory)
30-34 points = 2 (good)
35-40 points = 1 (very good)

Examination topics

Lecture content

Reading list

Abbas et al., Cellular and Molecular Immunology (currently 8th ed.), ELSEVIER
Murphy et al., Janeways Immunobiology (currently 7th ed.), Garland Science

Association in the course directory

BMG 8, BIO I-2; BIO II-2; BIO II-3

Last modified: Tu 15.06.2021 13:49