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  • Cytokinesby Robert E. Faith; Anthony J. Murgo; Robert A. Good; Nicholas P. Plotnikoff

    CRC Press 2006; US$ 154.95

    Cytokine involvement in the immune system's response to stress is now very well documented. Cytokine activity has been implicated in a variety of mental and physical diseases, and has been shown to have a significant role in fueling the vicious circle of depression and illness. The first edition of Cytokines: Stress and Immunity pointed out that the... more...

  • Vaccine Adjuvants and Delivery Systemsby Manmohan Singh

    Wiley 2007; US$ 180.00

    The authoritative reference on recent developments in vaccinology New technologies, including recombinant protein and DNA, have sparked phenomenal progress in vaccine development and delivery systems. This unique resource brings scientists up to date on recent advances and provides the information they need to select candidate adjuvants. With chapters... more...

  • Immunobiology of Natural Killer Cell Receptorsby Eric Vivier; Marco Colonna

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2005; US$ 259.00

    Natural Killer (NK) cells are large granular lymphocytes of the innate immune system. They are widespread throughout the body, being present in both lymphoid organs and non-lymphoid peripheral tissues. NK cells are involved in direct innate immune reactions against viruses, bacteria, parasites and other triggers of pathology, such as malignant transformation,... more...

  • Cancer and Autoimmunityby M.E. Gershwin; Yehuda Shoenfeld

    Elsevier Science 2000; US$ 315.00

    Of the two disciplines in parallel development for two decades, tumor immunology and transplantation immunology, the latter has thrived and has led to some of the most critical discoveries in immunobiology. The former continues to thwart both scientists and clinicians alike. The goal of immunologists in modern day research is to develop a simple and... more...

  • Köhler's Inventionby Klaus Eichmann

    Birkhäuser Basel 2006; US$ 109.00

    Georges Köhler was one of the most prominent German scientists of recent history. In 1984, at an age of 38, he received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, together with N.K. Jerne and C. Milstein, for inventing the technique for generating monoclonal antibodies. This method and its subsequent applications had an enormous impact on basic research,... more...

  • TNF-alpha Inhibitorsby Jeffrey M. Weinberg; Robin Buchholz

    Birkhäuser Basel 2006; US$ 239.00

    Over the last decade, the advent of biologic agents has greatly revolutionized therapeutic medicine in the management of chronic inflammatory diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis, Crohn?s disease, and psoriasis. Elucidation of the complex web of cytokine network and the roles of these cytokines in the pat- genesis of inflammatory disorders provided... more...

  • Molecular Analysis of B Lymphocyte Development and Activationby Harinder Singh; Rudolf Grosschedl

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; US$ 259.00

    TheBlymphocytelineagerepresentsaleadingsystemforexploring- lecularmechanismsthatunderliecellfatespecification,differentiationand cellular activation. In the past five years major advances have been achievedintheanalysisofearlyBcelldevelopment,AIDdependentclass switchrecombinationaswellassomatichypermutationandBlimp-1re- latedplasmacelldifferentiation.... more...

  • CD4+CD25+ Regulatory T Cells: Origin, Function and Therapeutic Potentialby B. Kyewski; Elisabeth Suri-Payer

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; US$ 289.00

    The vertebrate immune system defends the organism against invading pathogens while at the same time being self-tolerant to the body?s own constituentsthuspreservingitsintegrity. Multiplemechanismsactinconcert to ensure self-tolerance. During intrathymic development, the nascent T cell repertoire is purged from autoreactive T cells via negative selection,... more...

  • Cytokinesby C. Bondy; D. LeRoith

    Elsevier Science 1997; US$ 119.00

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  • Idiotypes in Medicineby R.C. Kennedy; S. Ferrone; Yehuda Shoenfeld

    Elsevier Science 1997; US$ 435.00

    This is the most comprehensive review of the idiotypic network available. All the current knowledge of idiotypes of the various antibodies is incorporated in this volume. The pathogenic role of idiotypes in autoimmunity and cancer is reviewed in depth. The therapeutic part focusses on harnessing anti-idiotypes for treating autoimmunological disorders,... more...