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IVIg A High Level Overview Duration: 23:23
Microbiology / Virology

Learning Objectives

In this video, we will talk about intravenous immunoglobulin g (IVIg) to create a context for the newer users and healthcare workers who want to be familiar with the concept of IVIG and the need for its administration.

The following topics are discussed:

  1. What is IVIg?
  2. A map of the immune system showing how the humoral immune system is activated.
  3. Immunoglobulin class switching.
  4. How IVIg is made from the donors in a community. The number of donors needed etc.
  5. Why community-acquired IVIg is helpful for someone with immunodeficiency or immunoglobulin deficiency.
  6. IVIg industrial processing steps.
  7. Preservatives in the IVIg and care for patients with diabetes etc.
  8. Can IVIg be useful for COVID long haul?

Presented by Dr. Mobeen Syed


Dr. Mobeen Syed

Dr. Mobeen Syed

Mobeen Syed is the CEO of DrBeen Corp, a modern online medical education marketplace. Mobeen is a medical doctor and a software engineer. He graduated from the prestigious King Edward Medical University Lahore. He has been teaching medicine since 1994. Mobeen is also a software engineer and engineering leader. In this role, Mobeen has run teams consisting of hundreds of engineers and millions of dollars of budgets. Mobeen loves music, teaching, and doing business. He lives in Cupertino CA.

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