Description

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.

Key Features

* Contributions from leading authorities and industry experts * Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field

Readership

Immunologists and infectious disease specialists, cell biologists and hematologists

Table of Contents

1. TSLP in Epithelial cell and Dendritic Cell Cross Talk Yong-Jun Liu 2. Natural Killer Cell Tolerance: Licensing and Other Mechanisms A. Helena Jonsson and Wayne M. Yokoyama 3. Biology of the Eosinophil Carine Blanchard and Marc E. Rothenberg 4. Basophils: Beyond Effector Cells of Allergic Inflammation John T. Schroeder 5. AID DNA targets Ali A. Zarrin, Jason Hackney, Kate Senger, Christopher Garris, Yonglian Sun, Maria N. Lorenzo, and Shahram Misaghi

Details

No. of pages:
264
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080888330
Print ISBN:
9780123747938
Print ISBN:
9780323164702

About the editor

Frederick Alt

Affiliations and Expertise

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

Reviews

"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