Immunology of Infection - 3rd Edition - ISBN: 9780123748423, 9780080951232

Immunology of Infection, Volume 37

3rd Edition

Series Volume Editors: Stefan Kaufmann Dieter Kabelitz
Hardcover ISBN: 9780123748423
eBook ISBN: 9780080951232
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 23rd September 2010
Page Count: 544
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Table of Contents

Introduction - Kaufmann/Kabelitz

The immune response to infectious agents

I. General Methods

Radbruch A - Phenotyping and isolation of functionally distinct leukocyte populations; Schütze S - Magnetic isolation of subcellular compartments; Berzofsky J - Prediction of MHC ligands and T-cell epitopes; McMichael A - Quantitative analysis of T-cell responses; Schurr E - Genetics of susceptibility and resistance to infection; Wiker H - Proteomic approaches to study immunity in infection; Sioud M - siRNA as a tool to study immune responses in infection; Schröder JM - Isolation and characterization of antimicrobial peptides; Karin M - Toll - and NOD-like receptors in anti-infective immunity; von Andrian UH - Visualization of immune responses in vivo

II. Murine Models

A. In vitro analysis

Czuprynski CJ - Isolation of lymphocytes from infected animals; Busch DH - Killer cell assays; Kiyono H - Quantification of murine T-cell cytokine responses; Gordon S - Isolation and functional charactzerization of macrophages

B. In vivo analysis

Ehlers S - Measuring immune responses in vivo; Belkaid Y - Control of infection by regulatory T-cells; Stockinger B - Th17 cells in inflammation

C. Specific Models

Orme IM - Murine models of tuberculosis; Muller I - The leishmaniasis model; Autenrieth IB - Murine models of infection with extracellular bacteria; Flynn JL - Local immune responses in the lung; Romani L - Murine models of fungal infections; Powrie F - Immunity in the gut; Reddehase MJ - Murine cytomegalovirus infection; Lingnau K/von Gabain A - Boosting of immune responses by adjuvants

III. Human System

Banchereau J - Subpopulations of human dendritic cells; Yssel H - Measuring human cytokine responses; Seitzer U - Measuring immune responses in situ; Garcia JV - Humanized mice for the analysis of human immune responses

IV. Appendix

Benoist C - The NIH knock-out mouse project; Beutler B - Forward genetic analysis to understand innate immunity


Description

Introduction - Kaufmann/Kabelitz

The immune response to infectious agents

I. General Methods

Radbruch A - Phenotyping and isolation of functionally distinct leukocyte populations; Schütze S - Magnetic isolation of subcellular compartments; Berzofsky J - Prediction of MHC ligands and T-cell epitopes; McMichael A - Quantitative analysis of T-cell responses; Schurr E - Genetics of susceptibility and resistance to infection; Wiker H - Proteomic approaches to study immunity in infection; Sioud M - siRNA as a tool to study immune responses in infection; Schröder JM - Isolation and characterization of antimicrobial peptides; Karin M - Toll - and NOD-like receptors in anti-infective immunity; von Andrian UH - Visualization of immune responses in vivo

II. Murine Models

A. In vitro analysis

Czuprynski CJ - Isolation of lymphocytes from infected animals; Busch DH - Killer cell assays; Kiyono H - Quantification of murine T-cell cytokine responses; Gordon S - Isolation and functional charactzerization of macrophages

B. In vivo analysis

Ehlers S - Measuring immune responses in vivo; Belkaid Y - Control of infection by regulatory T-cells; Stockinger B - Th17 cells in inflammation

C. Specific Models

Orme IM - Murine models of tuberculosis; Muller I - The leishmaniasis model; Autenrieth IB - Murine models of infection with extracellular bacteria; Flynn JL - Local immune responses in the lung; Romani L - Murine models of fungal infections; Powrie F - Immunity in the gut; Reddehase MJ - Murine cytomegalovirus infection; Lingnau K/von Gabain A - Boosting of immune responses by adjuvants

III. Human System

Banchereau J - Subpopulations of human dendritic cells; Yssel H - Measuring human cytokine responses; Seitzer U - Measuring immune responses in situ; Garcia JV - Humanized mice for the analysis of human immune responses

IV. Appendix

Benoist C - The NIH knock-out mouse project; Beutler B - Forward genetic analysis to understand innate immunity

Readership

Microbiologists, immunologists, virologists, mycologists, and parasitologists


Details

No. of pages:
544
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080951232
Hardcover ISBN:
9780123748423

Reviews

Praise for the first edition:

"The book is clearly presented, packed with protocols, and well illustrated"--Microbiology Today

"...it represents a valuable addition to the microbiologists' reference source."--Immunology Today


About the Series Volume Editors

Stefan Kaufmann Series Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Germany

Dieter Kabelitz Series Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Kiel, Germany