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 future research.

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* Now Available Online as part of the Life Sciences package via ScienceDirect * Highly respected review series with an impact factor in 2003 of 7.424 and ranked number 8/114


Immunologists, infectious disease specialists, cell biologists and hematologists

Table of Contents

CD22: A Multi-Functional Receptor that RegulatesB Lymphocyte Survival and Signal Transduction Tetramer analysis of human autoreactive CD4 positive T cells Regulation of Phospholipase C-ƒ×2 networks in B lymphocytes Role of Human Mast Cells and Basophils in Bronchial Asthma A novel recognition system for MHC class I molecules constituted by PIR Dendric Cell Biology The Murine Diabetogenic Class II Histocompatibility Molecule I-Ag7: Structural and Functional Properties and Specificity of Peptide Selection RNAi and RNA-based regulartionof immune system function


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About the editor

Frederick Alt

Affiliations and Expertise

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