Immunopathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

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. This thematic volume focuses on the immunopathogenesis of type 1 diabetes mellitus. Edited and authored by the foremost scientists in this field, it 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: November 2008
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374326-8


"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. IntroductionHugh McDevitt and Emil R. Unanue 2. TBCHarald von Boehmer and Elmar Jaeckel3. TBCLucienne Chatenoud4. TBCAke Lernmark5. UntitledDianne Mathis6. CD8+ T cells in Type 1 DiabetesPere Santamaria 7. Dysregulation of T cell Peripheral Tolerance in Type 1 DiabetesRoland Tisch8. Genetic Basis for Protection from Type 1 DiabetesLinda Wicker