The Basics of Allorecognition

Select a ModuleModule DetailsReview MaterialsTake QuizEvaluate ModulePrint Certificate


  • Define terms for various donor sources and outcomes of transplantation
  • Describe the targets of the immune response to transplanted tissue/cells/organs
  • Compare and contrast the three pathways of allorecognition of allo-MHC molecules by T lymphocytes
  • Describe the role of antibodies in rejection
  • List strategies to control the extent of allorecognition in transplantation