Advances in Immunology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780120224814, 9780080548302

Advances in Immunology, Volume 81

1st Edition

Serial Editors: Frederick Alt
eBook ISBN: 9780080548302
Hardcover ISBN: 9780120224814
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 18th December 2003
Page Count: 388
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Table of Contents

Preface Frederick W. Alt Regulation of the immune response by the 'interaction of chemokines and proteases Molecular mechanisms of host-pathogen interaction: Entry and survival of mycobacteria in macrophages B Lymphoid Neoplasms of Mice: Charac'teristics of Naturally Occurring and Engineered Diseases and Relationships to Human disorders Prions and the immune system: a journey through gut spleen, and nerves Roles of the Semaphorin Family in immune regulation HLA-G molecules: from maternal-fetal tolerance to tissue acceptance The Zebrafish as a model organism to study development of the immune system Control of autoimmunity by naturally arising regulatory CD4+ T cells


Volume 81 of Advances in Immunology contains articles on a vast range of immunology topics including the regulation of the immune response by the interaction of chemokines and proteases as well as roles of the Semaphorin Family in immune regulation. It has a chapter devoted to B Lymphoid Neoplasms of Mice and another on the Zebrafish as a model organism to study development of the immune system. This volume will be of interest to immunologists in all industries.

Key Features

  • Edited by a new editor, Frederick W. Alt
  • Covers molecular mechanisms of host-pathogen interaction
  • Discusses prions and the immune system


Researchers in immunology, cell and molecular biology, virology, and medicine.


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About the Serial Editors

Frederick Alt Serial Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Laboratories, The Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA