Immunology / Edition 5

Immunology / Edition 5

by Ivan Roitt, Jonathan Brostoff, David Male
     
 

ISBN-10: 0723429189

ISBN-13: 9780723429180

Pub. Date: 01/28/1998

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 with detailed feedback test understanding and provide a useful revision tool. Part of an unsurpassed…  See more details below

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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 with detailed feedback test understanding and provide a useful revision tool. Part of an unsurpassed coordinated learning package.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780723429180
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/28/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
423
Product dimensions:
8.56(w) x 11.03(h) x 0.98(d)

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Table of Contents

Contributors
1Introduction to the immune system
2Cells, tissues and organs of the immune system
3Cell migration and inflammation
4Antibodies
5T-cell receptors and major histocompatibility complex molecules
6Antigen presentation
7Cytokines and cytokine receptors
8Cell cooperation in the antibody response
9Mononuclear phagocytes in immune defence
10Cell-mediated cytotoxicity
11Regulation of the immune response
12Immunological tolerance
13Evolution of immunity
14Immunity to viruses
15Immunity to bacteria and fungi
16Immunity to protozoa and worms
17Vaccination
18Tumour immunology
19Primary immunodeficiency
20Secondary immunodeficiency
21Hypersensitivity - Type I
22Hypersensitivity - Type II
23Hypersensitivity - Type III
24Hypersensitivity - Type IV
25Transplantation and rejection
26Autoimmunity and autoimmune disease
27Immunological techniques
App. 1Major histocompatibility complex
App. 2CD markers
App. 3The major cytokines
App. 4Chemokine receptors and chemokines
Glossary
Explanations for critical thinking and case studies
Index

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