Advances in Immunology


  • 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 specialists, cell biologists and hematologists


Book information

  • Published: July 2004
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-022484-5

Table of Contents

Interactions between NK Cells and B LymphocytesMultitasking of helix-loop-helix proteins in lymphopoiesisCustomized antigens for desensitizing allergic patientsThe immune response atainst dying tumor cellsHMGB1 in the Immunology of Sepsis (not Spetic Shock) and Arthritis Selection of the T cell repertoire: Receptor-controlled checkpoints in T cell developmentThe pathogenesis of Diabetes in the NOD Mouse