Advances in Immunology: Volume 60

Advances in Immunology: Volume 60

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This volume highlights the latest reviews of mechanisms and actions of the immune system and the host response to infection and inflammation.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 388 pages
  • 158 x 232 x 24mm | 698.54g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • illustrations, index
  • 0120224607
  • 9780120224609

Review quote

"Advances in Immunology must find itself among the most active volumes in the libraries of our universities and institutions."
--SCIENCE
"Deserves a permanent place in biomedical libraries as an aid in research and in teaching."
--JOURNAL OF IMMUNOLOGICAL METHODS
"A provocative and scholarly review of research."
--JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION
"Provides an extremely valuable source of reference and many stimulating ideas... the main repository of information in a rapidly developing subject."
--THE LANCET
"Provides unrivalled value in both academic and fiscal terms and should be purchased by hard pressed librarians as a major priority to be jealously defended."
--JOURNAL OF MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY
"The series which all immunologists need."
--THE PHARMACEUTICAL JOURNAL
"A very valuable serial publication... no serious student of immunology can afford to be without it."
--ARCHIVES OF BIOCHEMISTRY AND BIOPHYSICS
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Table of contents

J.N. Ihle, The Janus Protein Tyrosine Kinase Family and Its Role in Cytokine Signaling.
R. Fuleihan, N. Ramesh, and R.S. Geha, X-Linked Agammaglobulinemia and Immunoglobulin Deficiency with Normal or ElevatedIgM: Immunodeficiencies of B Cell Development and Differentiation.
T. Kinoshita, N. Inoue, and J. Takeda, Defective Glycosyl Phosphatidylinositol Anchor Synthesis and Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria.
E.H. Nardin, G.A. Oliveira, J.M. Calvo-Calle, and R.S. Nussenzweig, The Use of Multiple Antigen Peptides in the Analysis and Induction of Protective Immune Responses against Infectious Diseases.
A.J. Wardlaw, R. Moqbel, and A.B. Kay, Eosinophils: Biology and Role in Disease.
G. Kelsoe, In Situ Studies of the Germinal Center Reaction.
H. Takayama, H. Kojima, and N. Shinohara, Cytotoxic T Lymphocytes: The Newly Identified Fas (CD95)-Mediated Killing Mechanism and a Novel Aspect of Their Biological Functions.
C.R. Lyons, The Role of Nitric Oxide in Inflammation. References.
Subject Index.
Contents of Recent Volumes.
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