Kevin Kane

Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Medical Microbiology and Immunology Dept
Interim Chair, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Medical Microbiology and Immunology Dept

Pronouns: he/his;

Contact

Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Medical Microbiology and Immunology Dept
Email
kkane@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-4997
Address
660-A Heritage Medical Research Centre
11207 - 87 Ave NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2S2

Interim Chair, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Medical Microbiology and Immunology Dept
Email
kkane@ualberta.ca

Overview

Area of Study / Keywords

Immunology Killer T cells Vaccines Viruses


About

Dr. Kevin Kane is currently appointed as Professor in the Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology in the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry.

Research

Focus is research on lung immunology to inform vaccine design directed against respiratory viruses

Teaching

Undergraduate and graduate teaching in immunology: IMIN 200 introduction to immunology; IMIN 452 Advanced Immunology; MMI 552 (graduate level)

Courses

IMIN 200 - Infection and Immunity

Introduces the principles and mechanisms of immunity in eukaryotes. Provides an overview of the major groups of infectious agents (virus, bacteria, parasites) and examines selected microorganisms within the context of the host response to pathogens and pathogen evasion strategies. Pre- or corequisites: BIOCH 200 and MICRB 265. May not be taken for credit if credit already obtained in BIOCH 450. (Offered jointly by the Departments of Biological Sciences and Medical Microbiology and Immunology). [Biological Sciences].


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