Advances in Immunology

Edited by

  • Frank Dixon, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, U.S.A.

This volume highlights the latest reviews of mechanisms and actions of the immune system and the host response to infection and inflammation.
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Audience

Researchers and graduate students in immunology, cell and molecular biology, and toxicology in academia, medicine, and industry.

 

Book information

  • Published: November 1995
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-022460-9

Reviews

"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
"A provocative and scholarly review of research."
--JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION
"Provides an extremely valuable source of reference and many stimulating ideas... the main repository of information in a rapidly developing subject."
--THE LANCET
"Provides unrivalled value in both academic and fiscal terms and should be purchased by hard pressed librarians as a major priority to be jealously defended."
--JOURNAL OF MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY
"The series which all immunologists need."
--THE PHARMACEUTICAL JOURNAL
"A very valuable serial publication... no serious student of immunology can afford to be without it."
--ARCHIVES OF BIOCHEMISTRY AND BIOPHYSICS



Table of Contents

J.N. Ihle, The Janus Protein Tyrosine Kinase Family and Its Role in Cytokine Signaling.R. Fuleihan, N. Ramesh, and R.S. Geha, X-Linked Agammaglobulinemia and Immunoglobulin Deficiency with Normal or ElevatedIgM: Immunodeficiencies of B Cell Development and Differentiation.T. Kinoshita, N. Inoue, and J. Takeda, Defective Glycosyl Phosphatidylinositol Anchor Synthesis and Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria.E.H. Nardin, G.A. Oliveira, J.M. Calvo-Calle, and R.S. Nussenzweig, The Use of Multiple Antigen Peptides in the Analysis and Induction of Protective Immune Responses against Infectious Diseases.A.J. Wardlaw, R. Moqbel, and A.B. Kay, Eosinophils: Biology and Role in Disease.G. Kelsoe, In Situ Studies of the Germinal Center Reaction.H. Takayama, H. Kojima, and N. Shinohara, Cytotoxic T Lymphocytes: The Newly Identified Fas (CD95)-Mediated Killing Mechanism and a Novel Aspect of Their Biological Functions.C.R. Lyons, The Role of Nitric Oxide in Inflammation. References.Subject Index.Contents of Recent Volumes.