14D1O06 - Veterinary immunology

Course specification
Course titleVeterinary immunology
Type of studyPhD academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
  1. prof. dr Nenad Milić
  2. prof. dr Miodrag Lazarević
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ConditionEnrolled in 2nd semester
      The goalAcquiring knowledge on immunity and immunological factors,antigens,organizatiion of the immune system, antibodies,complement,lymphocytes,immunologic reactions and their regulation,immunity of fetuses and neonates,antigen-antibody reactions,defense mechanisms against infections caused by bacteria,fungi and viruses,immune tolerance and immunosuppression,allergy and autoimmunity.
      The outcomeThe student should acquire basic knowledge on immunity and immunological factors,antigens,organization of the immune system,antibodies,complement,lymphocytes,immunity of fetuses and neonates,antigen-antibody reactions,defense mechanisms against infections caused by bacteria,fungi and viruses,immunomodulation, allergy and autoimmunity .
      Contents of lecturesVeterinary immunology is the study of immunity and immunological factors,organization of the immune system,antigens,antibodies,complement,lymphocytes,immunologic reactions,immunity of fetuses and neonates, defense mechanisms against infection caused by pathogenic microorganisms , immune tolerance , immunomodulation,hypersensitivity reactions and autoimmunity.
      Contents of exercisesIndividual scientific research
      1. Milic N., Krnjaic D., Misic D., Nisavic J., Radojicic M. (2017) Microbiology and Immunology. Naucna KMD, Belgrade.
      2. B.M. Mihajlovic (1983) General Microbiology with fundametals of Immunology.
      3. B.M.Mihajlovic (1987) Microbiology III - Rickettsia and Viruses.
      4. Jan Tizzard (2000) Veterinary immunology. Saunders. (Original title)
      5. Abdul K. Abbas (2005) Cellular and molecular immunology, 6 th ed. Saunders. (Original title)
      6. Alberts B., Johnson A., Lewis J., Raff M., Roberts K., Walter K. (2002) Molecular biology of the cell - fourth edition. Garland Science. (Original title)
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      LecturesExercisesOTCStudy and ResearchOther classes
      Methods of teaching1.Theoretical lectures, 2.Seminar paper
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligationsPointsFinal examPoints
      Activites during lectures10Test paper70
      Practical lessonsOral examination