Elsevier's Integrated Review Immunology and Microbiology

With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access

Effectively merge basic science and clinical skills with Elsevier’s Integrated Review of Immunology and Microbiology, by Jeffrey K. Actor, PhD. This concise, high-yield title in the popular Integrated Review Series focuses on the core knowledge in immunology and microbiology while linking that information to related concepts from other basic science disciplines. Case-based questions at the end of each chapter enable you to gauge your mastery of the material, and a color-coded format allows you to quickly find the specific guidance you need. Online access via www.studentconsult.com - included with your purchase - allows you to conveniently access the book's complete text and illustrations online as well as relevant content from other Student Consult titles. This concise and user-friendly reference provides crucial guidance for the early years of medical training and USMLE preparation.


Medical students taking an Immunology or Microbiology course or preparing for the USMLE Step 1 exam; students taking a Immunology and Microbiology course in nursing, HP, undergrad/pre-med programs.

Paperback, 192 Pages

Published: November 2011

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-323-07447-6


  • SECTION I Immunology

    Chapter 1 Introduction to Immunity and Immune Systems

    Chapter 2 Cells and Organs of the Immune System

    Chapter 3 Humoral Immunity: Antibody Recognition of Antigen

    Chapter 4 T-Cell Immunity

    Chapter 5 Role of Major Histocompatibility Complex in the Immune Response

    Chapter 6 Innate Immunity

    Chapter 7 Adaptive Immune Response and Hypersensitivity

    Chapter 8 Immunomodulation

    Chapter 9 Immunoassays

    Chapter 10 Infection and Immunity

    SECTION II Microbiology

    Chapter 11 Basic Bacteriology

    Chapter 12 Clinical Bacteriology

    Chapter 13 Basic Virology

    Chapter 14 Clinical Virology

    Chapter 15 Mycology

    Chapter 16 Parasitology

    Case Studies

    Case Study Answers


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