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The Resource Basic immunology : functions and disorders of the immune system, Abul K. Abbas, Andrew H. Lichtman

Basic immunology : functions and disorders of the immune system, Abul K. Abbas, Andrew H. Lichtman

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Basic immunology : functions and disorders of the immune system
Title
Basic immunology
Title remainder
functions and disorders of the immune system
Statement of responsibility
Abul K. Abbas, Andrew H. Lichtman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A readable and concise introduction to the workings of the human immune system, with emphasis on clinical relevance. The format makes learning easy with short, easy-to-read chapters, color tables, key point summaries, and review questions in every chapter
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Abbas, Abul K
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QR181
LC item number
.A28 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QW504
NLM item number
.A122b 2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lichtman, Andrew H
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immunology
  • Immunity
  • Immunity
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Immune System
  • Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes
Label
Basic immunology : functions and disorders of the immune system, Abul K. Abbas, Andrew H. Lichtman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-243) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction to the immune system : the nomenclature, general properties, and components of the immune system -- Innate immunity : the early defense against infections -- Antigen capture and presentation to lymphoctyes : what lymphocytes see -- Antigen recognition in the adaptive immune system : structure of lymphocyte antigen receptors and the development of immune repertoires --
  • Cell-mediated immune responses : activation of T lymphocytes by cell-associated microbes -- Effector mechanisms of cell-mediated immunity : eradication of intracellular microbes -- Humoral immune responses : activation of B lymphocytes and production of antibodies -- Effector mechanisms of humoral immunity : the elimination of extracellular microbes and toxins --
  • Immunological tolerance and autoimmunity : self-nonself discrimination in the immune system and its failure -- Immune responses against tumors and transplants : immunity to noninfectious transformed and foreign cells -- Hypersensitivity diseases : disorders caused by immune responses -- Congenital and acquired immunodeficiencies : diseases caused by defective immune responses -- Glossary -- Principal features of CD molecules -- Clinical cases
Control code
156994568
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
viii, 312 pages
Isbn
9781416046882
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007030085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)156994568
Label
Basic immunology : functions and disorders of the immune system, Abul K. Abbas, Andrew H. Lichtman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-243) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction to the immune system : the nomenclature, general properties, and components of the immune system -- Innate immunity : the early defense against infections -- Antigen capture and presentation to lymphoctyes : what lymphocytes see -- Antigen recognition in the adaptive immune system : structure of lymphocyte antigen receptors and the development of immune repertoires --
  • Cell-mediated immune responses : activation of T lymphocytes by cell-associated microbes -- Effector mechanisms of cell-mediated immunity : eradication of intracellular microbes -- Humoral immune responses : activation of B lymphocytes and production of antibodies -- Effector mechanisms of humoral immunity : the elimination of extracellular microbes and toxins --
  • Immunological tolerance and autoimmunity : self-nonself discrimination in the immune system and its failure -- Immune responses against tumors and transplants : immunity to noninfectious transformed and foreign cells -- Hypersensitivity diseases : disorders caused by immune responses -- Congenital and acquired immunodeficiencies : diseases caused by defective immune responses -- Glossary -- Principal features of CD molecules -- Clinical cases
Control code
156994568
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
viii, 312 pages
Isbn
9781416046882
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007030085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)156994568

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