Batool Mutar Mahdi

University of Baghdad

Prof Dr. Batool Mutar Mahdi is a medical doctor, Consultant in Clinical Immunology and Head of HLA Research Unit, Al-Kindy College of Medicine, University of Baghdad, Baghdad- Iraq. She currently works as Professor of \Clinical Immunology\ at the same University and holds a Master\'s degree in Clinical Immunology and a board degree in Pathology-Clinical Immunology from Iraqi Board of Clinical Specialization, Iraq where she has identified the HLA typing of Iraqi population. She has published 70 articles in peer-reviewed journals that awarded several times . She is focused on the aetiopathogenesis of Inflammatory Bowel Disease. She has written e 3 chapters in books and has given oral and poster presentation at various medical conferences. Prof Dr Batool is an international member of the American Society of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics and other medical societies.

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This book is a concise review of medically important applications of Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA) in medicine. It covers both basic knowledge of HLA and its main clinical applications in medical practice. Its two major aims are to assist students who are preparing for clinical immunology examinations, and to help people who want to understand more about this subject with brief and flexible sources of information. This book presents current, medically important information on the rapidly changing field of tissue typing and its relation with diseases. It includes updated information on such topics as tissue typing in medicine and transplant immunology.

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