LMP440H1: Mechanisms in Host-Microbe Interactions

Hours

24L

Previous Course Number

LMP402H1 & LMP436H1

Mechanisms that allow microbial pathogens to cause disease and the host to detect infection, mount an inflammatory response and resolve the infection. Primary research articles are discussed. Topics include commensal and pathogenic bacteria, microbe recognition, programmed cell death, immunometabolism, inflammatory diseases.

Prerequisite
(IMM340H1, IMM350H1)/ (IMM341H1, IMM351H1)/ (MGY377H1, MGY378H1)/ LMP310H1. Life sciences students who do not have all of the required prerequisites are encouraged to contact the academic unit to seek a waiver.
Exclusion
Distribution Requirements
Science
Breadth Requirements
Living Things and Their Environment (4)