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

SECTION NTRODUCTION
1
ORGANIZATION AND EVOLUTION
27
Evolution of the Immune System
56
IMMUNOGLOBULINS AND
125
Monoclonal Antibodies
152
Molecular Genetics
192
B Lymphocyte Signaling Mechanisms
270
B Lymphocyte Biology
289
Macrophages and Phagocytosis
547
Major Histocompatibility Complex MHC
570
Cell Biology of Antigen Processing
614
S AGENIS 1097
1097
Fc Receptors and Their Role in Immune
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
TNFRelated Cytokines in Immunity 776 Norman L Letvin
1233

T Cell Antigen Receptors
313
T Lymphocyte Signaling Mechanisms
346
Development of T Cells
376
Peripheral T Lymphocyte Responses
407
THE INTERSECTION OF IMINATE
427
Dendritic Cells
451
Natural Killer Cells
483
NKT Cells and Other Innatelike T and
518
Immunologic Memory 862
1240
Immunologic Tolerance 898 Betty Diamond
1331
The Mucosal Immune System 983 Disease
1375
ana Juri Mestecky 44 Transplantation Immunology
1426
Neural Immune Interactions 1031 Megan Sykes Kathryn Wood and David H Sachs
1489
Reinhard Würzner Heribert Stoiber
1523
Index
1553
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Advances in Immunology, Volume 58

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