Cellular and molecular immunology / Abul K. Abbas, Andrew H. Lichtman, Shiv Pillai ; illustrations by David L. Baker, Alexandra Baker.
By: Abbas, Abul K
Contributor(s): Lichtman, Andrew H | Pillai, ShivPublisher: Philadelphia : Elsevier/Saunders, c2012Edition: 7th edDescription: x, 545 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cmContent type: rdacontent Media type: rdamedia Carrier type: rdacarrierISBN: 9781437715286 (pbk. : alk. paper); 1437715281 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780808924258 (international ed.)Subject(s): Cellular immunity | Molecular immunology | Immunity, Cellular | Antibody Formation -- immunology | Antigens -- immunology | Immune System Diseases -- immunology | Lymphocytes -- immunologyLOC classification: QR 185.5 | .A23 2012
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Properties and overview of immune response -- Cells and tissues of the immune system -- Leukocyte migration into tissues -- Innate immunity -- Antibodies and antigens -- Major histocompatibility complex (MHC) Molecules and antigen presentation to T lymphocytes -- Immune receptors and signal transduction -- Lymphocyte development and antigen receptor gene rearrangement -- Activation of T lymphocytes -- Effector mechanisms of cell-mediated immunity -- B cell activation and antibody production -- Effector mechanisms of humoral immunity -- Regional immunity : specialized immune responses in epithelial and immune-privileged tissues -- Immunological tolerance and autoimmunity -- Immunity to microbes -- Transplantation immunology -- Immunity to tumors -- Hypersensitivity disorders -- IgE-dependent immune responses and atopic disease -- Congenital and acquired immunodeficiencies.