This module aims to
describe the components and functions of blood. The students will be able to learn
peripheral blood cells such as erythrocytes, leucocytes and platelets, ions,
proteins, the blood clotting mechanism, biochemistry of coagulation. At the end
of this module the students will learn how the primary and secondary lymphoid
organs are formed and matured and the details about the cells of the immune system
and immunity. The students will explore the relationship between the immune
system and genetics and learn the autoimmune diseases. This module also
includes working groups, an integrated case study,