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بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

مركز الريان للتدريب الطبي AL RAYAN FOR MEDICAL TRAINING

Advanced Immunological Techniques

Modern Technology Systems for Immunology Diagnostics

(Innovative Immunological technologies applied in disease)

1. Course Name: Advanced Immunological Techniques

2. Course duration: 5 days (30 hours).

3. Course in perspectives: Immunology is one of the important sciences for medical laboratory students. It is an essential for understanding disease susceptibility, progression and diagnosis

4. Prerequisite is :Basic immunology

5. Learning Objectives: By the end of this course the student should be able to:

a. Discuss different types of hypersensitivity reactions

b. Discuss autoimmunity

c. Describe the transplantation and mechanisms of graft rejection.

d. Describe and perform different types of immunoassays:

i. Immunofluorescence techniques.

ii. Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA).

iii. Immunoblotting technique

6. Content

  • Overview of Immune system & Immune Response
  • I immunological Diseases:

1- Immunodeficiency

2- Autoimmunity & Autoimmune diseases

3- Hypersensitivity reactions (Allergy)

  • Diagnostic Immunology and development of immunological Techniques :

1-IIF 2- Immunoblotting technique 3- ELISA

  • EUROIMMUN innovations in diagnostic immunology

7. Schedule:

Day

Lecture

Practical

1

*Overview of Immune system & Immune Response

* I immunological Diseases

* Development of immunological Techniques

* EUROIMMUN innovations

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2

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Immunofluorescence techniques

3

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Immunoblotting technique

4

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Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)

5

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Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)