MLT 112 - Clinical Laboratory Techniques 2
3 Lecture Hours 3 Lab Hours
Prerequisites: MLT 111
This course is an introduction to immunology (serology). Emphasis will be on normal and abnormal immune responses and how they are manifested in laboratory tests. This course requires a per credit health career fee; Check the tuition and fee schedule for the current rate.
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:
- Identify the principles of the immune system including immunoglobulins.
- Differentiate the types of immunity and Antigen-Antibody reactions.
- Explain hypersensitivity.
- Distinguish between the roles of B Lymphocytes, T Lymphocytes and Natural Killer Lymphocytes.
- Explain various immunology and serology testing principles and procedures.
- Body’s lines of defense
- Different types of antigens and immunoglobulins
- Routine vaccinations
- Hypersensitivity and anaphylactic response
Lecture and discussion, textbook assignments, audiovisual methods, laboratory exercises, etc.
Approved By: Johnson, Alex Date Approved: 04/15/2010
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