Course Schedule

BMSC222W Advanced Immunology Course Schedule

Date Topic
January 9 Tissue transplantation, and Bretscher and Cohn’s Two-signal hypothesis
January 16 TCR epitopes and affinity
January 23 Homeostatic proliferation, clonal exhaustion, other mechanisms
January 30 Origins of Innate immunity (TLRs) (Meera Nair)
February 6 Inflammation and antimicrobial immunity
February 13 Commensals and local microbiomes
February 20 Tolerance versus autoimmune disease/cancer immunology
February 27 Lymphocyte subsets, lineage and transcription factors
March 6 Immune privilege/ignorance and tissue barriers (Monica Carson)
March 13 Treg and suppression