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MCRM 2310 Molecular Biology & Immunology of Tumor Cells (Fall and Spring)

(Previously offered as 370.7.2)

Dr. Tiwari

Credits: 2

Course Description:

This course will describe antigenic and biochemical properties of tumor cells, development of host immune responses, and use of monoclonal antibodies in identification and characterization of tumor-associated antigens. The application of hybridoma technology, molecular biology, and immunology research to the treatment and diagnosis of human malignant disease processes will be emphasized.

Prerequisites:

Lectures: 2hrs/wk. Letter-graded.