Question 1 ( no references needed):
Create a CHART that compares the following diseases as to etiology, pathogenesis, immunological mechanisms of disease , potential and current therapies.
Chronic Hepatitis C, Congenital Immune Deficiencies (not each one just one type),Peanut Allergy, Systemic Lupus (SLE), Type 1 Diabetes (not covered in class).
Question 2 (three-quarters to one page, plus a few references):
In recent years much as been made of the potential use of stem cells as a cure for many diseases or physical problems. Pick a disease (YOUR CHOICE), to discuss past and potential future research which supports the idea that the use of stem cells may provide improvement or a cure of that disease.
Question 3: (three-quarters to one page,NO references needed)
What is it? Where is it from? What is its role in the immune system ?
What signals are involved in the initiation of its functions ? (Hint: Jak- Stat).