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Course 1 of a three course specialization called Fundamentals of Immunology. Each course in the specialization presents material that builds on the previous course's material. This is the first leg of a three-part journey through the defenses your body uses to keep you healthy. In this part we hope to give you the vocabulary and concepts you need to interact with the medical community and to provide them in a context that makes them memorable. Fundamentals of Immunology introduces students to the basic functions of the adaptive and innate immune systems. The early lectures survey cells, tissues and organs using metaphors, cartoons and models to improve understanding and retention. After describing the form, function, origin and varieties of antibodies, subsequent lectures provide details on the mechanism of the generation of variation. The course provides animations of gene rearrangement and class switching and descriptions of affinity maturation correlated with detailed physical models of antibody structure. The final lecture reviews these concepts in anatomical context. Testing employs multiple choice questions testing facts, concepts, and application of principles. Questions may refer to diagrams, drawing and photographs used in lecture and reproduced in the outline. What You’ll Learn: The difference between adaptive and innate immune systems, the characteristics of various pathogens that they protect you from and the overall strategies employed in this protection. The detailed structure of antibodies and related immunoglobulin receptors, the characteristics and function of the different antibody classes and the mechanism for producing both the recognition regions and stem regions.  Finally, how these structures are coded for in the DNA and expressed in the B cells....

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21 de nov. de 2020

Thank you very much Professor! I really enjoyed your lessons and passion for teaching. I am glad you are able to share your talent with the world via this medium. Looking forward to the next class!


5 de ago. de 2019

So far the lecturer has been very entertaining and interesting in her explanation of various concepts of immunology. I am excited to finish this course, which will be relevant to my future studies.

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24 de ene. de 2021

excelente curso

por Manisha K

9 de may. de 2020

its very good

por edwin c

16 de feb. de 2020

Great course!

por Bui b n

17 de sep. de 2021

very helpful

por Swathi K

11 de nov. de 2020

Good classes

por Ali a

5 de sep. de 2020

great course


20 de ago. de 2020

Good Course.

por wijesekara L E I

28 de jun. de 2020

great course


21 de jun. de 2020

great course

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por Timur D

12 de sep. de 2020

Nice course

por Janete K

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3 de jul. de 2020

Otimo curso

por Tahir H

25 de ene. de 2020

nice course

por Dr M P

19 de ene. de 2021


por Mahadi H

1 de nov. de 2020

Great one!

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por Sathyaprakash

20 de jul. de 2020

Superb one

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por Jhone R d S C

7 de mar. de 2019

muito bom