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Pathobiology and Host Defense: Week 3

Week 3 - Autoimmunity and Transplantation

Online Preparation

In Blackboard:

  • Five Minute Histology: Kidney
  • Guide to MHC
  • Vocabulary for Week 3

Boards and Beyond

List of Boards and Beyond Videos along with length

Boards and Beyond does not allow direct linking to specific videos. Links will go to the topic page where you can scroll to the video.

This Week: 146 minutes

Sub-section 01: General Principles

  • Acute and Chronic Inflammation - 17 min

Sub-section 02: Clinical Immunology

  • Hypersensitivity  - 22 min
  • Transplants - 16 min
  • Immune Deficiency Syndromes - 37 min

Sub-section 04: Autoimmune Disorders

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus - 16 min
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis - 17 min
  • Scleroderma - 11 min
  • Sjogren's Syndrome - 10 min


Required - Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease - "Big Robbins"

Required - Robbins Basic Pathology  - "Baby Robbins"

Optional - Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology, 4th ed, 2014 -NOT  Owned by the Library

  • Chapter 6 - MCQs and Answers
    (also assigned in Week 2)

Optional Histology Readings

Optional readings available to supplement Five Minute Histology slides, if needed.