Immuno-Hematology and Blood Banking

HPMT343 (Not Liberal Arts) $ Immuno-Hematology and Blood Banking 4 hrs. 3 crs. This course covers the collection, processing, preparation, preservation, screening and distribution of whole blood , components, and derivatives. The student will study the genetics related to erythrocyte and histocompatibility antigens. In the lab, the students will identify cell antigens and the corresponding antibodies. They will discuss cross-matching techniques and detection of hemolytic disorders. Preq: HPMT 252, HPMT 330. Two hours lecture, 2 hours laboratory.