Edited by

  • David R. Webb

This new volume of Advances in Pharmacology explores the current state of Alzheimer's disease research and therapeutics. Chapters cover such topics as the B cell targeted therapies, Lymphotoxin family receptors in inflammation, and allergic inflammation and thymic stromal lymphopoietin. With a variety of chapters and the best authors in the field, the volume is an essential resource for pharmacologists, immunologists and biochemists alike.
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Pharmacologists, immunologists, and biochemists


Book information

  • Published: March 2013
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-404717-4

Table of Contents

    1. Redefining Approaches to Asthma: Developing Targeted Biologic Therapies
    2. Joseph R. Arron, Heleen Scheerens, and John G. Matthews

    3. Protein Therapeutics Targeted at the TNF Superfamily
    4. Carl F. Ware

    5. Immunopharmacology of Lipid A Mimetics
    6. William S. Bowen, Siva K. Gandhapudi, Joseph P. Kolb and Thomas C. Mitchell

    7. The Biology of Thymic Stromal Lymphopoietin (TSLP)
    8. Steven F. Ziegler, Florence Roan, Bryan D. Bell, Thomas A. Stoklasek, Masayuki Kitajima and Hongwei Han

    9. Eicosanoids in Metabolic Syndrome
    10. James P. Hardwick, Katie Eckman, Yoon Kwang Lee, Andrew Esterle, William Chilian, John Y. Chiang and Byoung-Joon Song

    11. The Yin and Yang of Protein Kinase C-theta (PKCq): A Novel Drug Target for Selective Immunosuppression

Elizabeth Yan Zhang, Kok-Fai Kong and Amnon Altman