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The Resource Immunology : understanding the immune system, Klaus D. Elgert

Immunology : understanding the immune system, Klaus D. Elgert

Label
Immunology : understanding the immune system
Title
Immunology
Title remainder
understanding the immune system
Statement of responsibility
Klaus D. Elgert
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive and extremely accessible textbook written by a professor with over 20 years of experience teaching immunology courses. Elgert carefully melds together biology, clinical science, genetics and molecular biology of the immune system to provide a coherent and complete account of our knowledge of immunology. A variety of pedagogical aids, including chapter outlines, objectives and summaries as well as a self-evaluation section, assist students in the learning process
Cataloging source
  • DLC
  • UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Elgert, Klaus D
Dewey number
616.079
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QR181
LC item number
.E54 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2009 K-094
  • QW 504
NLM item number
E41i 2009
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immunology
  • Immune System
  • Immunity
  • Antibody Formation
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Immune System Diseases
  • Immune System Phenomena
  • Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes
Label
Immunology : understanding the immune system, Klaus D. Elgert
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: 1996
  • Also includes: Glossary of commonly used immunologic terms and Appendix: Human cluster of differentiation (CD) molecules
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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 -- Cells and organs of the immune system -- Innate immunity -- Antigens and antibodies -- Antigen-Antibody interactions and some experimental systems -- The genetics of antibody formation and structure -- The major histocompatibility complex and development of immunity -- The t-cell receptor complex: characterization, diversification, costimulatory molecules, thymic selection, and t-cell activation -- Cytokines -- Cellular interactions: development of effector functions and their regulation -- Complement -- Hypersensitivities -- Immunologic tolerance and autoimmunity -- Transplantation immunology -- Tumor immunology -- Immunodeficiencies -- Immunity to microbes
Control code
320494512
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xi, 726 pages
Isbn
9780470081570
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010286939
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)320494512
Label
Immunology : understanding the immune system, Klaus D. Elgert
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: 1996
  • Also includes: Glossary of commonly used immunologic terms and Appendix: Human cluster of differentiation (CD) molecules
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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 -- Cells and organs of the immune system -- Innate immunity -- Antigens and antibodies -- Antigen-Antibody interactions and some experimental systems -- The genetics of antibody formation and structure -- The major histocompatibility complex and development of immunity -- The t-cell receptor complex: characterization, diversification, costimulatory molecules, thymic selection, and t-cell activation -- Cytokines -- Cellular interactions: development of effector functions and their regulation -- Complement -- Hypersensitivities -- Immunologic tolerance and autoimmunity -- Transplantation immunology -- Tumor immunology -- Immunodeficiencies -- Immunity to microbes
Control code
320494512
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xi, 726 pages
Isbn
9780470081570
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010286939
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)320494512

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