Immunodeficiency and Immune Deficiency Diseases
Immunodeficiency and Immune Deficiency Diseases

Immunodeficiency and Immune Deficiency Diseases

by Peter Delves, PhD

Details concerning immune deficiency diseases are frequently asked in exams. Dr. Peter Delves will provide you with the most necessary information about this most relevant topic:

  • Primary and secondary immunodeficiency, such as autoinflammatory disorders and HIV infection
  • Diagnosis and treatment of primary immunodeficiency
  • Causes of secondary immunodeficiency, such as cytotoxic drugs, malnutrition, aging or pregnancy

Additional download material includes presentation slides and related articles, and will help you deepen your knowledge. Quiz questions allow you to test what you’ve learned.

Course Details

  • Videos 16
  • Duration 1:10 h
  • Quiz questions 45
  • Articles 3


Your Educators of course Immunodeficiency and Immune Deficiency Diseases

 Peter Delves, PhD

Peter Delves, PhD

Dr. Peter Delves is a Professor Emeritus of Immunology and served as the Vice Dean of Education of the Faculty of Medical Sciences at University College London, UK.
He obtained his PhD at the University of London and is a prolific author, having published several textbooks and laboratory manuals. He is also the editor of two encyclopedias on immunology and on life sciences.
Dr. Delves has extensive teaching experience at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels and is particularly interested in innovations in web-based education.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Delves teaches courses on the Immune System.

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By ??? О. on 29. January 2021 for Introduction – Primary Immunodeficiency

Thank you dear Professor, great simple way to explain difficult topics.

Thank you for this great course
By James H. on 31. December 2020 for Immunodeficiency and Immune Deficiency Diseases

I really like this professor: rather than emphasizing memorization, he emphasizes understanding of immunological concepts, making immunology really interesting. One of the best lecturers for Lecturio.

It was ok
By Joseph A. on 16. June 2020 for Primary Immunodeficiencies Associated with Autoimmune Disease

I had a professor that would just stand there and talk also, not very helpful. At least point to the picture or something.

Very clear
By Matilde S. on 22. April 2020 for Introduction – Primary Immunodeficiency

It was really helpful to have an introduction on the primary immunodeficiency before the actual lecture at my uni