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Course Title[Course Code]:Immunogenetics (Advanced)[Gen 709]

Faculty: Agriculture
Department: Genetics
Program: Cytogenetics
Compulsory / Elective:Elective
Postgraduate(Doctoral-First Semester or Second Semester)
Lecture:( 2 ) Practical / Clinical:( 2 ) Tutorial:( - )

Course Description:
Blood & Blood cells, Bone Marrow, Reticulo-Endothelial system & ABO Blood groups.Tissue fluid, Lymph, Lymphatics, Lymph nodes and Spleen. Cardiovascular System (Heart, ECG, Blood Pressure, Sino - Aortic mechanism, Regional & Capillary circulation. Immunoglobins, organization and expressions of Ig genes; B cell maturation, activation and differentiation; MHC/ HLA; antigen processing and presentation; T-cells, T-cell receptors, T-cell maturation, activation and differentiation; cytokines; cell mediated and humoral effector responses, auto immunity, immunodeficiency diseases, transplantation immunology, cancer and immune system. Monoclonal and polyclonal antibodies, monoclonal antibody technique.