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Immunology: Help & Review

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Deepen your understanding of the human immune system, infections, diseases and the lymphatic system using this Immunology: Help and Review course. Support your classroom studies, prepare for exams or even research a project using these fun and engaging video lessons.
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8 chapters in Immunology: Help & Review

Ch 1. Elements of the Immune System {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47443].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What Is the Immune System? - Our Body's Defense Against Pathogens Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10137].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10137].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Anatomical Barriers of the Immune System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10138].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10138].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Is Inflammation? - Definition, Causes & Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10139].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10139].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Granulocytes: Types and Functions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10140].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10140].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Macrophages, Killer Cells & Other Cells of the Innate Immune System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10141].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10141].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Complement System: Definition and Function Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10142].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10142].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Lymphatic System: Definition and Fundamental Components Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10144].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10144].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What Are Monocytes? - Definition, Function & Blood Test Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16448].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16448].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What are T Cells: Creation and Function Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10145].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10145].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Are B Cells? - Function and Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10146].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10146].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Blood Types: ABO System, Red Blood Cell Antigens & Blood Groups Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3722].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3722].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Cell-mediated Immunity: Definition & Response Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16212].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16212].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Humoral Immune Response: Definition and Features Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10147].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10147].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is Adaptive Immunity? - Definition and Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10143].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10143].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Antibodies: Their Important Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10148].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10148].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Antibodies: Their Function In the Immune System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10149].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10149].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - The Five Classes of Antibodies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10164].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10164].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Allotype Antibodies: Definition & Immunology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155759].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155759].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Humanized Antibody: Production & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155853].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155853].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Antigenicity: Definition & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155855].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155855].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Germ Theory of Disease: Definition & Louis Pasteur Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7631].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7631].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Eukaryotic and Prokaryotic Cells: Similarities and Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2637].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2637].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Archaea: Definition, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7632].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7632].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is Bacteria? - Definition, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7633].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7633].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Cyanobacteria: Definition, Characteristics & Species Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4767].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4767].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What are Protozoa? - Definition, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7634].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7634].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is Algae? - Definition, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7635].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7635].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What are Fungi? - Types and Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7636].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7636].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What is Ornithology? - Definition & Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[172481].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[172481].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Evolution of Vertebrates Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[172483].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[172483].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - What is Comparative Anatomy? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[172489].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[172489].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Disease Control & Prevention Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11338].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11338].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Differences Between Infection and Disease Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11339].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11339].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Preventing Disease: Normal Human Flora Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11340].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11340].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Symbiotic Interactions in Disease: Definition, Theory & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11341].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11341].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Progress of Disease: Infection to Recovery Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11342].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11342].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Spread of Disease: Endemic, Epidemic & Pandemic Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11344].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11344].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What Are the Types of Diseases? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11345].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11345].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Nosocomial Infections: Definition, Causes & Prevention Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11346].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11346].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Establishment of Disease: Entry, Dose & Virulence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11347].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11347].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Alpha & Beta Hemolytic Strep: Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155773].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155773].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Strep Viridans: Infection & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155775].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155775].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Are Viruses? - Definition, Structure & Function Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9179].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9179].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Shapes of a Virus: Helical, Icosahedral, Prolate, Complex & Enveloped Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9180].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9180].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Life Cycle of a Virus: How Viruses Live, Attack & Replicate Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9181].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9181].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Classification of Viruses: Viral Genome and Replication Scheme Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9182].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9182].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Replication of DNA Viruses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9499].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9499].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Replication of RNA Viruses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9500].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9500].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How Viruses Mutate: Antigenic Drift and Antigenic Shift Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10115].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10115].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Viruses: Bacteriophage Lytic and Lysogenic Cycles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2638].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2638].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Flu Viruses, HIV and Immune System Evasion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2027].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2027].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Antibiotics and Vaccines Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1719].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1719].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Types of Antibiotics: Bactericidal vs.Bacteriostatic & Narrow Spectrum vs. Broad Spectrum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9657].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9657].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Antibiotics and Antimicrobial Drugs: Selective Toxicity, Classes and Mechanisms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9658].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9658].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How Does Penicillin Work? - Discovery, Mechanism & Properties Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9659].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9659].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Penicillin Resistance: How Penicillin-Resistant Bacteria Avoid Destruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9660].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9660].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Inhibitors of Cell Wall Synthesis: Bacitracin, Vancomycin & Mycobacteria-specific Drugs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9661].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9661].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Inhibitors of Protein Synthesis: How Antibiotics Target the Bacterial Ribosome Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9662].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9662].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Antimicrobial Peptides: Definition and Use Against Microbes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9663].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9663].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Inhibitors of DNA/RNA Synthesis: How Rifamycins and Quinolones Kill Bacteria Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9664].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9664].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Inhibitors of Metabolite Synthesis: How Sulfa Drugs Work Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9665].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9665].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Antifungal Drugs: Major Types & Functions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9666].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9666].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Antiviral Drugs: Treatments for Flu & Other Common Viruses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9667].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9667].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Antiretroviral Drugs: How HIV Medications Work Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11101].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11101].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Antiparasitic Drugs: Types and Mechanisms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9668].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9668].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Antibiotic Resistance: Definition, Types & Problems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9669].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9669].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - MRSA and Multi-Drug Resistant Pathogens Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9670].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9670].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 17 - Antibiotic Effectiveness: MICs, Time- and Concentration-Dependent Antibiotics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9671].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9671].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 18 - Opportunistic Infections from Antibiotic Usage: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9672].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9672].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 19 - What is Amoxicillin? - Uses & Side Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155795].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155795].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 20 - Ampicillin: Uses & Side Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155797].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155797].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Role of the HLA Complex in Disease Susceptibility & Tissue Transplant Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47450].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47450].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Transplant Rejection: Process & Prevention Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47451].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47451].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Immune-Privileged Sites Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47452].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47452].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Role of Stem Cells in Transplantation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47453].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47453].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Immune System's Role in Cancer Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47454].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47454].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Mechanisms of Immunotherapy & Cancer Treatment Options Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47455].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47455].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Antineoplastic Drugs: Definition & Side Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155857].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155857].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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