2021-2022 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
BMS 607 - Infection and Immunity
An introduction to the human immune response, with particular emphasis on infectious disease. Bacterial, viral, fungal, and parasitic microbiology will be covered, with particular emphasis on virulence factors. The innate and adaptive immune system components and functions will be discussed and integrated into immune responses and pathogen outcomes. Offered fall semester. Prerequisites: BMS 212 or equivalent, and graduate standing.