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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VMK622 Antigen-Antibody Reactions 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Having the experience of conventional vaccine types, inactivated and attenuated vaccine preperation techniques, vaccine controls and efficacy.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Oktay GENÇ
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learn vaccination and vaccination types
  2. Understand vaccination activities and evaluation
  3. Understand the importance of vaccination strategies
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Recommended or Required Reading
1- Immunology: A short course. 5 th ed., 2003. Richard Coico, Geoffrey Sunshine, Eli Benjamini.
2- İmmünoloji. Serdar DİKER
3- Veterinary Immunology, An introduction, 5 th ed., Tizard IR., 1996.
4- Vaccine Protocols. Methods in Molecular Medicine. Andrew Robinson, Graham H Farrar, Christopher N. Wiblin1996.
5- Clinical Immunology of the dog and cat. 2 nd ed., Michael J Day, 2008.
6- Practical Immunology,Frank C. Hay Olwyn M.R. Westwood,Fourth Edition, 2002.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Course Contents
Vaccines(inactivated, toxoid, attenuated), vaccination methods, methods of development of killed vaccines, sterility, safety (lived vaccine safety and killed vaccine safety), potency, duration of immunity (killed vaccine) toxicity (only for toxoid vaccines) of killed-toxoid and attenuated and stability tests.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Overview of vaccines and vaccination procedures Preparation of bacterial culture
2.Conventional vaccine types Inactivation of bacterial culture
3.Development of attenuated vaccines, controls and efficacy. Vaccine Adjuvants
4.Development of attenuated vaccines, controls and efficacy. Sterility, safety and potence tests of vaccines
5.Development of killed vaccines, controls and efficacy. Lyophilization technique
6.Development of killed vaccines, controls and efficacy. Control of an inactive commercial vaccine
7.Development of toxoid vaccines, controls and efficacy. Control of an inactive commercial vaccine
8.Development of toxoid vaccines, controls and efficacy. Control of a toxoid commercial vaccine
9.Method of manufacture of different vaccines Control of a toxoid commercial vaccine
10.Seed management Determination of Stability
11.In process control Control of an attenuated commercial vaccine
12.Batch control Control of an attenuated commercial vaccine
13.Tests for final product Control of an attenuated commercial vaccine
14.Exam Control of an attenuated commercial vaccine
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination150
Laboratory1620
Experiment420
Homework110
SUM460
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Makeup Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Laboratory14228
Experiment5525
Criticising Paper10110
Individual Study for Mid term Examination3515
Individual Study for Final Examination3515
Reading339
Homework21020
SUM156