Lectures in Clinical Immunology at the phil-nat. faculty

4540-FS2020-0: Selected topics in Clinical Immunology  
Lecturers Bern Immunology Club (BIC); Coordination: Prof. Dr. S. von Gunten
Type Lecture, 2h / week, 3 ECTS  
Semester   Master Spring semester, on Thursdays, 4.15 - 6 p.m. 
Place                         Institute of Cell Biology, Baltzerstr. 4, lecture room C161  

miscellaneous

 

Please not that all the handouts are upload at ILIAS at course number: 4540-FS2020-0

https://ilias.unibe.ch/goto_ilias3_unibe_crs_1657141.html

 

The preconditions to visit this lectures are: 

  • participation in classes Immunology I and II of the Bachelor course or an equivalent education
  • an Immunology textbook, we recommend Abbas AK, Lichtman AH und Pillai S: Cellular and Molecular Immunology, 8th Edition
  • course preparation according to topic (reading respective chapters, download and study of lecture print-outs)
  • knowledge of English language

 

Exam/final assignment: Instructions will be made available on ILIAS
Date Lecture Title   Overview/Concept   Lecturer(s)  
20.2.   Introduction   ·Introduction of the course
·Why do we need Clinical Immunology?  
Stephan von Gunten (16:15)
Handout Introduction_2020.pdf (PDF, 2.9 MB)

 

20.2.   Glycoimmunology  - Glycan-based vaccines
- Tumor glycosylation and immunity
Stephan von Gunten (17:15)
200217a Glycoimmunology handout_2020.pdf (PDF, 6.1 MB)
27.2. Biologics     Florian Kollert

cancelled: see 26.3

5.3. Immunological lung diseases  - Hypersensitivity pneumonitis, sarcoidosis
- Asthma and respiratory infections
Manuela Funke (16.15)

Inflammation and parenchymal_disorders_01032020MF.pdf (PDF, 16.5 MB)

Sabina Guler

Clinical Immunology_Asthma_S.Guler_handout.pdf (PDF, 3.0 MB)

12.3. Immunity to microbes   ·Immunity to bacteria
·Immunity to fungi
·Immunity to viruses
·Immunity to parasites
·Vaccination
Christoph Hauser

Immunology_VaccinesPhilNat_Hauser 2020.pdf (PDF, 5.4 MB)

19.3. Immunological skin diseases  ·Psoriasis

·Atopic eczema

Christoph Schlapbach (16:15)
Handout is uploaded at ILIAS at course number: 4540-FS2020-0

Dagmar Simon (17:15)
Handout is uploaded at ILIAS at course number: 4540-FS2020-0

26.3. Transplantation 



Biologics  
Solid Organs

·Lessons regarding pathogenesis 
·Cytokines 
·Cytokine inhibitors/antagonists 
·Therapeutic antibodies beyond anti-cytokines 
·Immunoreconstitution  
Daniel Sidler (16:15)

Handout is uploaded at ILIAS at course number: 4540-FS2020-0


Florian Kollert (17:15)

Handout is uploaded at ILIAS at course number: 4540-FS2020-0

2.4.  Allergy ·Classification, pathogenesis and diagnostics of allergic diseases 
Anna Gschwend 

Handout is uploaded at ILIAS at course number: 4540-FS2020-0

9.4. Tolerance   ·Tolerance mechanisms
·Mucosal immunology
·Analyzing tolerance mechanisms in clinical settings  
Mirjam Schenk

Handout is uploaded at ILIAS at course number: 4540-FS2020-0

23.4. Autoimmunity   ·Autoimmune connective tissue diseases/connectivitides
·Vasculitis
·Autoinflammatory diseases
Florian Kollert

Handout is uploaded at ILIAS at course number: 4540-FS2020-0

30.4. Immunodeficiencies   ·Congenital immunodeficiencies
·Acquired immunodeficiencies  
Michaela Fux
Handout

Andri Rauch
Handout is uploaded at ILIAS at course number: 4540-FS2020-0

7.5. Tumor Immunology   ·Tumor antigens
·Immune response to tumors
- Immunotherapy for tumors
·Why immunity to tumors often does not work
Ramin Radpour

Handout is uploaded at ILIAS at course number: 4540-FS2020-0

14.5.   Immunopharmacology Drugs affecting the immune system Georgia Konstantinidou

Handout is uploaded at ILIAS at course number: 4540-FS2020-0

28.5 Transplantation 
Hematopoietic stem cells Gabriela Baerlocher

Handout is uploaded at ILIAS at course number: 4540-FS2020-0