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: October 2012
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-394300-2


"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. Classical and Alternative End Joining Pathways for Repair of Lymphocyte-Specific and General DNA Double-Strand Breaks
    2. Cristian Boboila, Frederick W. Alt and Bjoern Schwer

    3. The Leukotrienes Immune Modulating Lipid Mediators of Disease
    4. Antonio Di Gennaro and Jesper Z. Haeggström

    5. Gut Microbiota Drives Metabolic Diseases in Immunologically Altered Mice
    6. Benoit Chassaing, Jesse D Aitken, Andrew T Gewirtz and Matam Vijay-Kumar

    7. What is Unique about the IgE Response?
    8. Huizhong Xiong, Maria A. Curotto de Lafaille and Juan J. Lafaille

    9. Prostanoids as Regulators of Innate and Adaptive Immunity
    10. Takako Hirata and Shuh Narumiya

    11. Lymphocyte Developmental: Integration of DNA Damage Response Signaling

    Jeffrey J. Bednarski and Barry P. Sleckman