Fundamental Immunology

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William E. Paul
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008 - Medical - 1603 pages
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The textbook that has defined the field of immunology since 1984 is now in its thoroughly revised and updated Sixth Edition. This comprehensive, up-to-date text will be of interest to graduate students,post-doctoral fellows, basic and clinical immunologists, microbiologists and infectious disease physicians, and any physician treating diseases in which immunologic mechanisms play a role.

This edition features expanded coverage of regulatory T cells, innate immunity, and dendritic cells. Additional chapters on cytokines are also included.

A companion Website offers the fully searchable text, plus all illustrations in full color and comprehensive lists of references. (www.fundamentalimmunology.com)

  

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Contents

Contributors vii
137
T LYMPHOCYTES
313
The Immune System 1 Gary A Koretzky
346
William E Paul
376
THE INTERSECTION OF INNATE
427
Dendritic Cells
451
Antigenantibody Interactions and 17 NKT Cells and Other Innatelike T and
518
Molecular Genetics 192 Siamon Gordon
547
Fc Receptors and Their Role in Immune Thomas A Wynn
1131
Type I Cytokines and Interferons and Their 37 Immune Responses to Intracellular
1165
Interleukin1 Family of Ligands and 38 Immunity to Extracellular Bacteria
1182
Immunology of HIV Infection
1204
TNFRelated Cytokines in Immunity 776 Norman L Letvin
1233
IMMUNOLOGIC MECHANISMS
1291
Immunologic Tolerance 898 Betty Diamond
1331
RegulatorySuppressor T Cells 943 Matthias G von Heirath and Dirk Homann
1379

Structure Function
570
B Lymphocyte Biology 289 Presentation
614
FUNCTIONS OF THE IMMUNE RESPONSE 63
631
Immunogenicity and Antigen Structure 631 35 The Immune Response to Parasites
1097
The Mucosal Immune System 983 Disease 1375
1426
Neural Immune Interactions 1031 Megan Sykes Kathryn Wood and David H Sachs
1489
Cytotoxic T Lymphocytes 1079 Index
1553
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Advances in Immunology, Volume 58

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