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The Resource Basic immunology : functions and disorders of the immune system, Abul K. Abbas, Andrew H. Lichtman

Basic immunology : functions and disorders of the immune system, Abul K. Abbas, Andrew H. Lichtman

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Basic immunology : functions and disorders of the immune system
Title
Basic immunology
Title remainder
functions and disorders of the immune system
Statement of responsibility
Abul K. Abbas, Andrew H. Lichtman
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Language
eng
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Abbas, Abul K
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Lichtman, Andrew H
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  • Immunology
  • Immunity
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Basic immunology : functions and disorders of the immune system, Abul K. Abbas, Andrew H. Lichtman
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-243) and index
Contents
Introduction to the immune system : the nomenclature, general properties, and components of the immune system -- Innate immunity : the early defense against infections -- Antigen capture and presentation to lymphoctyes : what lymphocytes see -- Antigen recognition in the adaptive immune system : structure of lymphocyte antigen receptors and the development of immune repertoires -- Cell-mediated immune responses : activation of T lymphocytes by cell-associated microbes -- Effector mechanisms of cell-mediated immunity : eradication of intracellular microbes -- Humoral immune responses : activation of B lymphocytes and production of antibodies -- Effector mechanisms of humoral immunity : the elimination of extracellular microbes and toxins -- Immunological tolerance and autoimmunity : self-nonself discrimination in the immune system and its failure -- Immune responses against tumors and transplants : immunity to noninfectious transformed and foreign cells -- Hypersensitivity diseases : disorders caused by immune responses -- Congenital and acquired immunodeficiencies : diseases caused by defective immune responses
Control code
ocn156994568
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
3rd ed
Extent
viii, 312 p.
Isbn
9781416046882
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007030085
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)156994568
Label
Basic immunology : functions and disorders of the immune system, Abul K. Abbas, Andrew H. Lichtman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-243) and index
Contents
Introduction to the immune system : the nomenclature, general properties, and components of the immune system -- Innate immunity : the early defense against infections -- Antigen capture and presentation to lymphoctyes : what lymphocytes see -- Antigen recognition in the adaptive immune system : structure of lymphocyte antigen receptors and the development of immune repertoires -- Cell-mediated immune responses : activation of T lymphocytes by cell-associated microbes -- Effector mechanisms of cell-mediated immunity : eradication of intracellular microbes -- Humoral immune responses : activation of B lymphocytes and production of antibodies -- Effector mechanisms of humoral immunity : the elimination of extracellular microbes and toxins -- Immunological tolerance and autoimmunity : self-nonself discrimination in the immune system and its failure -- Immune responses against tumors and transplants : immunity to noninfectious transformed and foreign cells -- Hypersensitivity diseases : disorders caused by immune responses -- Congenital and acquired immunodeficiencies : diseases caused by defective immune responses
Control code
ocn156994568
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
3rd ed
Extent
viii, 312 p.
Isbn
9781416046882
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007030085
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)156994568

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