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Course syllabus N426U2_4B - Úvod do imunochémie (FCFT - SS 2019/2020)

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Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Úvod do imunochémie
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 2
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Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods:
There will be 3 written tests during the semester. Student needs to get at least 56 % from each one of them.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Student gains knowledge about immune system (IS), its composition and function. He/she can describe the immune cells, their function and the mechanism of action. He/she can describe various kinds of antigens, structure, function and the production of antibodies, including monoclonal, and can explain the variability of antibodies on the basis of genetics. He/she can describe the principles of immune reactions and their detection. He/she knows the mechanisms of IS activation during disease as well as some diseases of IS, their causes, the interconnectedness of IS with neuro-endocrine system and mutual influence with the environmental factors.
Course contents:
The subject of immunology and immunochemistry. Immune response and its mechanisms. Immune cells. Antigens. Major histocompatibility complex. Immunoglobulins. Antigen receptors and regulatory molecules. Antibody generation. Polyclonal and monoclonal antibodies. Complement. Phagocytosis, phagocytes and inflammation. Immunochemical methods of first, second and third generation. Basics of clinical immunology - alergies, immunodeficiencies and autoimmune diseases. AIDS. Immunopharmacology. Effect of various factors on immune system. Mutual relationships of systems.
Recommended or required reading:
BUC, M. Imunológia. Bratislava : Veda, 2001. 248 p. ISBN 80-224-0667-8.
FERENČÍK, M. -- ROVENSKÝ, J. -- NYULASSY, Š. Imunológia: Základné termíny a definície. Bratislava : SAP-Slovak Academic Press, 1999. 283 p. ISBN 80-88908-38-8.
GOLDSBY, R A. -- KINDT, T J. -- OSBORNE, B A. Kuby Immunology. New York : W.H.Freeman, 2000. 670 p. ISBN 0-7167-3331-5.
BARTUŇKOVÁ, J. -- HOŘEJŠÍ, V. Základy Imunologie. Praha: TRITON, 2009. 316 p. ISBN 978-80-7387-280-9.

Language of instruction:
slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 1

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Name of lecturer(s): prof. Ing. Albert Breier, DrSc. (person responsible for course)
Ing. Michal Kaliňák, PhD. (examiner, lecturer) - slovak, english
Last modification:
15. 5. 2020
prof. Ing. Albert Breier, DrSc. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Samuel Hraško on 05/15/2020.

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