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 the future.
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Immunologists and infectious disease specialists, cell biologists and hematologists


Book information

  • Published: July 2011
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-387663-8


"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. Modeling a Complex Disease: Multiple Sclerosis
  2. Florian C. Kurschus, Simone Wörtge and Ari Waisman

  3. The IgH Locus 3’ Regulatory Region: Pulling the Strings from Behind
  4. Eric Pinaud, Marie Marquet, Rémi Fiancette, Sophie Péron, Christelle Vincent-Fabert, Yves Denizot and Michel Cogné

  5. Transcriptional and Epigenetic Regulation of CD4/CD8 Lineage Choice
  6. Ichiro Taniuchi and Wilfried Ellmeier

  7. Autoinflammation by Endogenous DNA
  8. Shigekazu Nagata and Kohki Kawane

  9. AID targeting in Antibody Diversity

Rushad Pavri and Michel C. Nussenzweig