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Immunology / Edition 6

Immunology / Edition 6

by Ivan Roitt, David Male, Jonathan Brostoff, David K. Male
     
 

ISBN-10: 0723431892

ISBN-13: 9780723431893

Pub. Date: 07/09/2001

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

The sixth edition of Roitt's IMMUNOLOGY brings this classic textbook up to date. 250 top quality photographs and over 400 color illustrations bring immunology to life. Case studies have been added, placing immunology in a clinical context. Expanded Critical Thinking sections with detailed feedback test understanding and provide a useful revision tool. Part of an

Overview

The sixth edition of Roitt's IMMUNOLOGY brings this classic textbook up to date. 250 top quality photographs and over 400 color illustrations bring immunology to life. Case studies have been added, placing immunology in a clinical context. Expanded Critical Thinking sections with detailed feedback test understanding and provide a useful revision tool. Part of an unsurpassed coordinated learning package.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780723431893
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
07/09/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
440
Product dimensions:
8.48(w) x 10.96(h) x 0.91(d)

Related Subjects

Table of Contents

Introduction to the immune system
Cells, tissues and organs of the immune system
Cell migration and inflammation
Antibodies
T-cell receptors and major histocompatibility complex molecules
Antigen presentation
Cytokine and cytokine receptors
Cell cooperation in the antibody response
Mononuclear phagocytes in immune defence
Cell-mediated cytotoxicity
Regulation of the immune response
Immunological tolerance
Evolution of immunity
Immunity to viruses
Immunity to bacteria and fungi
Immunity to protozoa and worms
Vaccination
Tumour immunology
Primary immunodeficiency
Secondary immunodeficiency
Hypersensitivity Type I
Hypersensitivity Type II
Hypersensitivity Type III
Hypersensitivity Type IV
Transplantation and rejection
Autoimmunity and autoimmune disease
Immunological techniques
Appendices

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