Lecture 26 - chapter 22 - Chapter 22 The Host Response Odds...

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Chapter 22: The Host Response
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Odds and ends • Today: Chapter 22 • Wednesday: ?? • Friday: ??? And course evals • No pre-lecture quizzes left • There will be one more online quiz though – Repeat the pre-class survey that we did at the beginning. Due by Friday. • Final: 45 MC, 10 short answers, 65 points, 2 hours • Study guide/practice questions
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Infectious disease • Three broad factors determine infection outcome Virulence of Infectious agent Dose of agent Strength of host defense • Virulence factors: any component that increases virulence Host defense evasion, immunosuppression, colonization, entry, etc…
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