MD Anderson Cancer Center - UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

GS06 1132 Application of Tumor Immunology in the Clinical Setting

Naing, Aung.  Two semester hours. Spring, annually. Grading System: Letter Grade. Prerequisite: Previous immunology course such as Immunology or consent of the instructor prior to enrollment.

This course builds upon basic immunology to provide a foundation for tumor immunology as it is applied in the clinical setting.  Graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and medical residents/fellows who participate in this course will gain an understanding of immune surveillance, tumor markers, human tumor immune responses, novel cancer immunotherapeutics, and regulatory process and clinical trial design for cancer immunotherapeutics.