Course Number 0440-3126-01
Course Name Topics in Innate Immunity and Viral Infections
Academic Unit The George S. Wise Faculty of Life Sciences -
The Shmunis School of Biomedicine and Cancer Research
Lecturer Prof. Eran BacharachContact
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Office Hours By appointmentBuilding: CohenPorter/Britania-Life Sci , Room: 404
Mode of Instruction Lecture
Credit Hours 2
Semester 2020/2
Day Thu
Hours 14:00-16:00
Course is taught in English
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Short Course Description

The course will describe mechanisms of innate immunity against viral infections and ?arms race? between host innate immunity and viral immune evasion. Topics include, but not restricted to, sensing of pathogen-associated molecular patterns (PAMPs) by pathogen-recognition receptors (PPRs), intrinsic immunity, interferon signaling and interferon stimulated genes (ISGs), TRIM proteins, HIV, respiratory RNA viruses. The teacher and the students will present selected topics and scientific papers. The class will be taught in English.

Full syllabus is to be published
Course Requirements

Final Exam

Students may be required to submit additional assignments
Full requirements as stated in full syllabus

The specific prerequisites of the course,
according to the study program, appears on the program page of the handbook

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