Vaccines and Immunity

Analysis of the strategies used by pathogenic microbes to evade specific and innate immune responses, and the strategies used to combat infectious disease using vaccines, with an emphasis on molecular and immunological aspects. Special topics include: molecular basis of pathogenicity and immune-evasion strategies; vaccination strateies; challenges to vaccine implementation.

Given jointly by the Departments of Molecular Genetics and Immunology

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Prerequisite: (IMM340H1/IMM350H1),(IMM341H1/IMM351H1), MGY377H1, MGY378H1

Exclusion: MBY480H1, MGY485H1

Course CoordinatorDr. Scott Gray-Owen

Offered: January to April 2018 - Wednesdays between 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Location: PB 255