Advances in Immunology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780120224531, 9780080578293

Advances in Immunology, Volume 53

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Frank Dixon
eBook ISBN: 9780080578293
Hardcover ISBN: 9780120224531
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 3rd May 1993
Page Count: 342
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Table of Contents

The Leukemia Inhibitory Factor and Its Receptor, D.P. Gearing. The Role of CD4 and CD8 in T Cell Activation and Differentiation, M.C. Miceli and J.R. Parnes. B Lymphopoiesis in the Mouse, A. Rolink and F. Melchers. Compartmentalization of the Peripheral Immune System, Immunological Memory, G. Kroemer, E. Cuende, and C. Martinez. Immunological Memory, C.R. Mackay. Recognition of Bacterial Endotoxins by Receptor-Dependent Mechanisms, R.J. Ulevitch. Cell Adhesion Molecules as Targets of Autoantibodies in Pemphigus and Pemphigoid, Bullous diseases Due to Defective Epidermal Cell Adhesion, J.R. Stanley. Chapter References. Index. Contents of Recent Volumes.


For 30 years, this esteemed serial has provided students and researchers with the latest information in Immunology. You can continue to rely on Advances in Immunology to provide you with critical reviews that examine subjects of vital importance to the field through summary and evaluation of current knowledge and research. The articles stress fundamental concepts, but also evaluate the experimental approaches. Each volume of Advances in Immunology contains a subject index as well as the contents of recent volumes. Each chapter includes references. Researchers and students in microbiology, genetics and immunocology will use this invaluable serial to stay updated on the latest advances for years to come.

Key Features

Advances in Immunology will keep you informed on such broadly defined subjects as:

  • Immunochemistry
  • Antibody synthesis
  • Biological action of antibodies
  • Immunological unresponsiveness
  • Mechanisms in innate and acquired immunity not involving antibodies
  • Specialized immunological techniques


Researchers in immunology, cell biology, and medicine.


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About the Serial Volume Editors

Frank Dixon Serial Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, U.S.A.