A program that focuses on scientific study of the biological mechanisms involved in the pathogenesis of disease, host-pathogen interactions, and host response to disease. Includes instruction in antigen and antibody structure and function, effector mechanisms, receptors, histocompatibility, host-pathogen recognition, disease modeling, autoimmune systems, antibody formation, cytotoxic responses, regulation of immune response, virulence determinants, intercellular signaling, immunosuppression, immunotherapy, immunogenetics, disease markers, transplantation, antibody humanization, and microbial pathogenesis.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|2||University of Southern Maine||4||0%||$24,062|
|3||Iowa State University||3||0%||$18,920|
|4||Loyola University Chicago||2||0%||$51,273|
|6||The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston||2||0%||N/A|
|7||University of California-Davis||2||0%||$33,066|
|8||Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus||2||0%||$33,592|
|9||University of Pennsylvania||1||0%||$61,800|
|10||University of Michigan-Ann Arbor||1||0%||$26,240|
|12||University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus||1||0%||$32,126|
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It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
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