Immunology: A Short Course, Sixth Edition introduces all the critical topics of modern immunology in clear and succinct yet comprehensive fashion. The authors offer a uniquely balanced coverage of classical and contemporary approaches, basic and clinical aspects. As with the previous editions, the strength of the text is in a complete review of modern immunology without burdening the reader with excessive data or theoretical discussions. Each chapter is divided into short, self–contained units that address key topics illustrated by uniformly drawn, full–color illustrations, many brand new to this edition. The sixth edition of this successful textbook newly covers:
The companion website at www.wiley.com/college/coico features problem sets, quizzes, and a list of relevant internet resources.
Praise for the previous edition:
"This book is clearly a precious resource for undergraduate, graduate and medical students alike For those who need an introduction to the fascinating world of immunology, this book should most certainly spark the interest."
ANNALS OF BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING
" an excellent beginner′s guide the authors have done a terrific job of providing an overview of the field."
YALE JOURNAL OF BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE
The top–selling short course book for undergraduates and medical students
Now in its Sixth Edition, this widely acclaimed textbook has been updated and revised to incorporate new findings in the field of immunology. Providing a concise yet thorough introduction to the subject, this text continues to provide complete coverage of all key topics in modern immunology without overburdening the reader with excessive detail or theoretical discussions. Each chapter is divided into short, self–contained units that address key topics illustrated by uniformly drawn, full–color illustrations many brand– new to this edition.
Immunology: A Short Course, Sixth Edition includes completely rewritten or new coverage of key topics such as: toll–like receptors, their ligands, and intracellular activation pathways; development of T–cell subsets; mucosal immunity; the role of activation–induced cytidine deaminase (AID) in somatic hypermutation and class switch recombination; the autoimmune regulator (AIRE) gene in self–tolerance and autoimmunity; and complement activation pathways.
Each chapter is complemented with bulleted summaries and review questions with detailed answers. The book also contains an extensive glossary. Written in a clear, user–friendly style, this text is suitable for integrated courses that cover microbiology, immunology, and pathology, as well as focused immunology courses. An updated Web site provides relevant online resources including downloadable figures and tables used in the text.
Les informations fournies dans la section « A propos du livre » peuvent faire référence à une autre édition de ce titre.
Description du livre État : Brand New. Ships from multiple locations. FedEx or DHL 4-6 business days delivery to your doorstep. N° de réf. du libraire 20JULY16APP-18164
Description du livre État : New. New. US edition. Perfect condition. Ship by express service to USA, Canada, Australia, France, Italy, UK, Germany and Netherland. Customer satisfaction our priority. N° de réf. du libraire ABE-190516-152515
Description du livre État : Brand New. New. US edition. Customer Satisfaction guaranteed!!. N° de réf. du libraire SHAK152515
Description du livre Wiley-Blackwell, 2009. État : New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: About the Authors.Contributors.Preface and Acknowledgments.1. Overview of the Immune System.2. Elements of Innate and Acquired Immunity.3. Immunogens and Antigens .4. Antibody Structure and Function.5. Antigen-Antibody Interactions, Immune Assays, and Experimental Systems.6. The Genetic Basis of Antibody Structure.7. Biology of the B Lymphocyte.8. The Role of the Major Histocompatibility Complex in the Immune Response.9. Biology of the T Lymphocyte.10. Activation and Function of T and B Cells.11. Cytokines.12. Tolerance and Autoimmunity.13. Complement.14. Hypersensitivity: Type I.15. Hypersensitivity: Types II and III.16. Hypersensitivity: Type IV.17. Immunodeficiency Disorders and Neoplasias of the Lymphoid System.18. Transplantation.19. Tumor Immunology.20. Resistance and Immunization to Infectious Diseases.Glossary.Appendix.Index. N° de réf. du libraire ABE_book_new_0470081589
Description du livre État : Brand New. Brand New Original US Edition, Perfect Condition. Printed in English. Excellent Quality, Service and customer satisfaction guaranteed!. N° de réf. du libraire AIND-6315
Description du livre État : New. Brand New Original US Edition.We Ship to PO BOX Address also. EXPEDITED shipping option also available for faster delivery. N° de réf. du libraire AUSBNEW-6315
Description du livre Wiley-Blackwell, 2009. Paperback. État : New. book. N° de réf. du libraire 0470081589
Description du livre Wiley-Blackwell. PAPERBACK. État : New. 0470081589 New Condition. N° de réf. du libraire NEW4.0238580
Description du livre Paperback. État : BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW. Fast Shipping. Prompt Customer Service. Satisfaction guaranteed. N° de réf. du libraire 0470081589BNA
Description du livre Wiley-Blackwell, 2009. Paperback. État : New. N° de réf. du libraire P110470081589