Immunology Interactive Version 3.0 CD-ROM / Edition 3

Immunology Interactive Version 3.0 CD-ROM / Edition 3

by David Male
     
 

ISBN-10: 0723432872

ISBN-13: 2900723432875

Pub. Date: 11/25/2002

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

The new IMMUNOLOGY INTERACTIVE CD-ROM, Version 3.0 combines the expertise of leading immunologists and animators to deliver a dynamic visual overview of the human immune system. Sixteen full-color, 3-D animations place immunology concepts in a "real-life" context, while eight new mini-lectures explain how the immune system responds to infection and tissue…  See more details below

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The new IMMUNOLOGY INTERACTIVE CD-ROM, Version 3.0 combines the expertise of leading immunologists and animators to deliver a dynamic visual overview of the human immune system. Sixteen full-color, 3-D animations place immunology concepts in a "real-life" context, while eight new mini-lectures explain how the immune system responds to infection and tissue grafts.

  • Offers interactive 3-D animations, which the reader can pause, to call up a list of screens containing detailed explanations relevant to that particular point in the animation
  • Includes 200 multiple choice questions with answers and rationales.
  • Relates immune processes to clinical infectious disease practice through a "real-life" lecture format.
  • Explains each animation in detail with a voice-over commentary.

  • Now on two disks-compatible with both Windows® and Macintosh® platformsNow on two disks-compatible with both Windows® and Macintosh® platforms.
  • Features expanded infectious disease content-the eight new mini-lectures discuss influenza · HIV and AIDS · tuberculosis · malaria · vaccination · trypanosomiasis · transplantation · and hypersensitivity and autoimmunity following infection.
  • Introduces the contents of the CD-ROM with a new opening sequence.
  • Links to www.fleshandbones.com for additional learning tools, product support, and more.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900723432875
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
11/25/2002
Edition description:
OP

Table of Contents

Disc One: Animations: Introduction • Antibody Classes • Clonal Proliferation • Production of Antigen Receptors • MHC Genes and Molecules • Antigen Processing and Presentation • T-cell Education • Modes of Immune Response • Cell Traffic • Immunoregulation • Cell Migration and Phagocytosis • Inflammation • Anti-viral Defences • Immunopathology • Anti-bacterial Defences • Complement System. Expansions: Approximately 350 screens provide information-linked to the animations-on basic immunology, and 150 screens give information on clinical subjects. 200 multiple choice questions. Disc Two: Lectures: Eight lectures explain, by means of moving images, scrolling text and voiceover, how the immune system responds to different infections or to tissue grafts:

• Influenza
• HIV and AIDS
• Tuberculosis
• Malaria
• Vaccination
• Trypanosomiasis
• Transplantation
• Hypersensitivity and Autoimmunity following Infection

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