Advances in Immunology

Edited by

  • Frederick Alt, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Laboratories, The Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

Advances in Immunology presents current developments as well as comprehensive reviews in immunology. Articles address the wide range of topics that comprise immunology, including molecular and cellular activation mechanisms, phylogeny and molecular evolution, and clinical modalities. Edited and authored by the foremost scientists in the field, each volume provides up-to-date information and directions for future research.
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Immunologists, infectious disease researchers, and hematologists


Book information

  • Published: February 2004
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-022482-1

Table of Contents

Transcriptional regulation in neutrophils: Teaching old cells new tricksTumor vaccinesImmunotherapy of allergic diseaseInteractions of immunoglobulins outside the antigen-combining siteThe role of antibodies in mouse models of rheumatoid arthirits, and relevance to human diseaseMUC1 Immunobiology: from discovery to clinical applications Human models of inherited immunoglobulin class switch recombination and somatic hypermutation defects (Hyper-IgM syndromes)The Biologic Role of C1 Inhibitor in Regulation of Vascular Permeability and Modulation of Inflammation