260.633.01 AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES OF THE ENDOCRINE GLANDS
Reviews current understanding of autoimmunity, the immunological mechanisms and the animal models. Presents the clinical manifestations and the pathogenesis of all autoimmune diseases affecting the endocrine glands, such as Graves' disease, type 1 diabetes and Hashimoto's thyroiditis. Current articles from the literature address important topics in autoimmunity.
- Monday 3:30 - 5:20
- Wednesday 3:30 - 5:20
Principles of Immunology or equivalent.