Apoptosis and Its Relevance to Autoimmunity

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Keith B. Elkon
Karger Medical and Scientific Publishers, 2006 - Science - 210 pages
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This volume highlights the recent advances in the basic mechanisms of apoptosis and the application of that knowledge to understanding the impact of defective apoptosis or defective clearance of apoptotic cells on the immune function and the expression of
 

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Contents

Inherited and Acquired Death Receptor Defects
18
Tumor Necrosis Factor LigandReceptor Superfamily and Arthritis
37
Intrinsic Death Pathways
55
Role of Bim and other Bcl2 Family Members in Autoimmune
74
Mitochondria Cell Death and B Cell Tolerance
95
Role of Complement and Other Innate Immune Mechanisms
120
Opsonins for Apoptotic Cells and Regulators
143
MFGE8Dependent Clearance of Apoptotic Cells
162
Apoptosis and Glomerulonephritis
188
Author Index
205
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