L9_Immunomics - ECEN 689 Statistical Computation in GSP

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Unformatted text preview: ECEN 689 Statistical Computation in GSP http://www.ece.tamu.edu/~ulisses/ECEN689/ Lecture 9: Immunomics Ulisses Braga Neto Genomic Signal Processing Laboratory Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Texas A&M University The immunome can be defined as the detailed map of immune reactions of a given host interacting with a foreign antigen, and immunomics can be defined as the study of immunomes Sette at al. A Roadmap for the Immunomics of Class A-C Pathogens, Immunity, Vol. 22, 155-161, February, 2005 What is Immunomics? The combination of immunology and enabling technologies for large-scale cataloguing and functional characterization of epitopes . Braga-Neto and Marques, Jr. From Functional Genomics to Functional Immunomics, submitted, 2006. The immunome can be defined as the detailed map of immune reactions of a given host interacting with a foreign antigen, and immunomics can be defined as the study of immunomes Sette at al. A Roadmap for the Immunomics of Class A-C Pathogens, Immunity, Vol. 22, 155-161, February, 2005 What is Immunomics? The combination of immunology and enabling technologies for large-scale cataloguing and functional characterization of epitopes . Braga-Neto and Marques, Jr. From Functional Genomics to Functional Immunomics, submitted, 2006. The Immunomic Revolution Spurred by technological breakthroughs in Immunology in the last 20 years: ELISPOT, ELISA Tetramer staining by flow cytometry Computational prediction of epitopes = chemical/biological targets capable of eliciting immune responses....
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L9_Immunomics - ECEN 689 Statistical Computation in GSP

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