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 the future.

Key Features

  • Contributions from leading authorities
  • 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. The Immunobiology of IL-27
    Aisling O’Hara Hall, Jonathan S. Silver, and Christopher A. Hunter
  2. Autoimmune Arthritis: The Interface between the Immune System and Joints
    Noriko Komatsu and Hiroshi Takayanagi
  3. Immunological Tolerance during Fetal Development: From Mouse to Man
    Jeff E. Mold and Joseph M. McCune
  4. Mapping Lupus Susceptibility Genes in the NZM2410 Mouse Model
    Laurence Morel
  5. Functional Heterogeneity in the Basophil Cell Lineage
    Mark C. Siracusa, Elia D. Tait Wojno & David Artis
  6. An Emerging Role of RNA-Binding Proteins as Multifunctional Regulators of Lymphocyte Development and Function
    Martin Turner and Daniel Hodson
  7. Active and Passive Anti-cytokine Immune Therapies Current Status and Development
    Helene Le Buanec, Armand Bensussan, Martine Bagot, Robert C. Gallo, Daniel Zagury

Details

No. of pages:
258
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780123946379
Print ISBN:
9780123942999

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