Immunology
Immunology

Immunology

by Peter Delves, PhD
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Discover immunology on a whole new level!

Immunology is one of the most important subjects in the USMLE Step 1. Understanding the basics of our immune system and the protection against pathogens and exogenous substances, as well as their disorders and dysfunctions, are essential aspects of the examination.

Prof. Dr. Peter Delves covers the whole of immunology, from the cells, molecules, organs and tissues right through to applied clinical aspects including immunodeficiency, allergy, autoimmune disease, transplantation, tumor immunology, vaccination and immunodiagnostics.

The most important learning outcomes of this course are:

  • Analyzing the structural organization of the immune response
  • Appreciating the medical consequences of defects in the immune system
  • Understanding the diagnosis and treatment of immunological conditions

Professor Delves has nearly 40 years of experience teaching both medical and science students at top universities and medical schools across the globe. He has authored and edited a number of award winning textbooks, encyclopedias and e-learning resources. Due to his extensive involvement in student assessment, he has a superb insight into the needs of students who are studying for exams.

The download material, which includes articles and presentation slides, as well as questions on the lectures, will provide you with the best exam preparation. You can also post questions in the lecture’s comment section—your instructor will then answer them as quickly as possible.

Start learning immunology online now—with Prof. Dr. Peter Delves and Lecturio!

Course Details

  • Videos 124
  • Duration 10:12 h
  • Quiz questions 375
  • Articles 33

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Your Educators of course Immunology

 Peter Delves, PhD

Peter Delves, PhD

Peter Delves, Professor Emeritus of Immunology and former Vice Dean (Education) of the Faculty of Medical Sciences at University College London, is not only editor of two encyclopedias but also author of several textbooks and laboratory manuals. His special interest lies in improving an understanding of immunology through both web-based education and face-to-face interaction.

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GREAT
By carolina p. on 16. April 2018 for Innate Immune System

I understand everything so good, it wasn't difficult to memorize everything this way

 
What a great teacher
By Juana S. on 15. April 2018 for Immune System: Overview and Cells

Everything is now easier to understand, it has a great way to explain the whole thing

 
Good knowledge
By Mia Y. on 13. April 2018 for Immune System: Overview and Cells

Again, another lecturer who appears very much in the know regarding their subject area; appropriate level of detail so far and I am enjoying it.

 
No fumbling here...
By Mia Y. on 12. April 2018 for Dendritic Cells, Eosinophils, Basophils, Mast Cells and Innate Lymphoid Cells

This lecturer is very good; delivers at a great pace and you can tell he is very experienced and knows his stuff. No fluffing or stumbling over his words- goes into good detail.

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