2007/2008, Semester 0
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine (Microbiology & Immunology)
Modular Credits: M2 ( -- ) / CATH7L13 ( -- )
The following topics will be covered.
Evidence that tumours are antigenic to the host, in animals and in humans.
Differences in tumour associated antigens in viral and chemical induced cancers.
The use of immunology in diagnosis of cancers.
Cells and mechanisms of immunological attack of cancers.
How cancers evade these immune attacks.