Advances in Immunology

Edited by

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

Advances in Immunology, a long-established and highly respected publication, 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 and infectious disease specialists, cell biologists and hematologists


Book information

  • Published: December 2008
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374325-1


"The series which all immunologists need."--THE PHARMACEUTICAL JOURNAL "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

Table of Contents

1. Cis-Regulatory Elements and Epigenetic Changes Control Genomic Rearrangements of the IgH LocusThomas Perlot and Frederick W. Alt2. DNA-PK: The means to justify the ends?Katheryn Meek, Van Dang, and Susan P. Lees-Miller3. Thymocyte selection including the new proteosome systemYousuke Takahama4. MyocarditisNoel R. Rose5. IL-17Casey Weaver6. TSLP and determinants of a Th2 host responseYong-Jun Liu