Handbook of B and T Lymphocytes
Provides a broad overview of the historical and current research in B- and T-cell biology and presents the latest developments in this field for all professionals concerned with the humoral immune response of the body.
- Hardback | 494 pages
- 171.45 x 230 x 25.4mm | 890g
- 01 Apr 1994
- Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
- Academic Press Inc
- San Diego, United States
Table of contents
General topics - lymphocyte adhesion molecules - role in cell adhesion and intercellular communications, D.H. Adams et al, signaling mechanisms utilized by mammalian cells, E.C. Snow, lymphocyte programmed cell death, J.D. Ashwell, age related decline in B and T cell immunity, D. Zharhary; T lymphocytes - mechanisms responsible for the processing and presentation of antigens to T cells, K.L. McCoy, antigen presenting cell regulation of T cell activation, K.B. Urdahl and M.K. Jenkins, the concept of memory T cells, C.R. Mackay, g/l T cells, W. Born et al, cytolytic T cell development and function, D.J. Cohen and P.A. Henkart, T cell subsets and defense against bacteria and viruses, S.H.E. Kaufmann and M.J. Reddehase, T cell recognition of defined peptides and autoimmunity, V. Kumar et al; B lymphocytes - the B cell antigen receptor consideration of structure and function, L.B. Justement, RNA processing and expression of immunoglobulin genes, M.L. Peterson, thymus independent antigens, S. Bondada and M. Garg, distinctive signaling pathways for thymus independent versus thymus dependent responses, L.S. Marshall and R.J. Noelle, regulation of B cell growth and differentiation by soluble mediators, W. Cushley and M.M. Harnett, CD5+ B(B-1) cells and immunity, D.L. Morris and T.L. Rothstein, complement as an effector mechanism of antibodies in host defense, R. Krumdieck and J.E. Volanakis, natural antibodies, immune networks, and autoimmunity, D.M. Klinman.