The immune response. Cells and tissues of the immune system. Antigen-antibody
reactions, antibody structure and synthesis, cellular and acquired immunity.
Immunoglobulins. Immunological tolerance and immune suppression. Hypersensitivity:
antibody mediated and cell mediated. Allergy, Graft and surgical grafting.
Histocompatibility and transplantation antigens. Autoimmunity. Genetics of
immunoglobulins and of the immune response. Pathogenesis Biochemical methods of
assay; ion-exchange, electrophoresis (ELISA, RIA) Agglutination, Precipitation,
Spectrophotometry, chromatography etc. The prophylactic and therapeutic applications
- Lecturer: Dr. Obhioze Augustine Akpoka
- Lecturer: Maureen Okwu
- Lecturer: Osarumwense otote
- Lecturer: olatoye Solanke